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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Three men shot dead in T&T for their shoes

(Trinidad Express) Three men have been shot dead at John John, Laventille. The killings happened shortly after nightfall on Monday. Police said that shortly after...

Samuels gives Comilla third consecutive win

Comilla Victorians continued their late charge in the BPL by beating Khulna Titans by five wickets in Mirpur. Marlon Samuels struck a match-winning, unbeaten...

ICD blasts Coalition Govt over “political harassment, intimidation” against Opposition members

The International Centre for Democracy (ICD), a non-governmental organisation made up mostly of Caribbean nationals and headquartered in Richmond Hill; Queens, New York, has...

Venezuela’s ‘tiger’ foreign minister Rodriguez quits

CARACAS, (Reuters) – Venezuela’s Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez left her post yesterday to run for a seat in a controversial new congress, drawing praise...

EL DORADO TRADING RECORDS 38% INCREASE IN GOLD DECLARATION

Local gold mining company – El Dorado Trading – has recorded a 38 per cent increase in gold declaration for 2017 when compared to...

22-yr-old electrocuted in bid to hang self

A 22-year-old East Coast Demerara man was allegedly electrocuted during a bid to commit suicide. Dead is Vickram Bridgmohan of Phase Two, Good Hope, ECD....

Barbados probing birth of two babies with microcephaly

(Barbados Nation) The Ministry of Health is investigating the cause of microcephaly in two babies delivered at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital this week. In a...

Caribbean Airlines denies aircraft held in Venezuela

The State-owned Caribbean Airlines (CAL) has denied a television report in Trinidad and Tobago that one of its aircraft had been detained in Venezuela...

Teen charged for stealing handbag …claims it was an accident

A girl was taken before the Vreed-en-Hoop Magistrate’s Court on Friday charged with simple larceny. Stacy Skeete, 18, pleaded not guilty to the charge when...

Jagdeo laments poor state of public health system, shortage of drugs

By Michael Younge Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has called on Government to improve the quality of medical services it is offering to Guyanese as he...

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Region 2 holds road safety march

In an effort to curb the increasing carnage on Guyana’s roadways, the Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) Administration hosted a road safety awareness march this morning...

US Govt assisting GECOM with voter education – Ambassador

United States Ambassador to Guyana, Sarah-Ann Lynch has announced that a number of US agencies have come on board to assist citizens with voter...

GTT offers $5M reward for info on vandalised cable

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) is offering a $5M reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone involved in the vandalisation...

Several injured in Long Creek accident

Several persons were Friday injured in an accident at Long Creek, Linden- Soesdyke Highway when the minibus they were travelling in reportedly careened off...

Teenager stabbed during argument at school lessons

A 15-year-old boy is now nursing stab wounds at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he was stabbed during a scuffle with other...

Road carnage is “not a political issue” – Jagdeo

With the significant increase in deaths on Guyana’s roadways in recent time, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo stated that the situation is not a political...

Imperious Kohli writes off Williams and West Indies

India 209 for 4 (Kohli 94*, Rahul 62) beat West Indies 207 for 5 (Hetmyer 56, Lewis 40, Chahal 2-36) by six wickets An unmistakable sign of greatness...

Guyanese wanted for crime in Canada nabbed at GRA

A 28-year-old Guyanese national who is wanted in Canada for attempted murder among other crimes and had been placed on the Interpol’s “Wanted” list...

Public Service Department gets new PS

The Department of Public Service, Ministry of the Presidency has a new Permanent Secretary, in the person of Ms. Soyinka Grogan, appointed effective December...

Police probing alleged brutality by ranks at Meadow Bank

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) says it is investigating an incident whereby some of its ranks allegedly assaulted a man during the course of...