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Thursday, July 9, 2020

Several communities identified for anti-crime measures under IDB programme

The Ministry of Public Security in a statement issued earlier today stated that the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has given the Project Executing Unit...

Police seeking man over drug trafficking at airport

Police say Obina Hendricks ‘aka Hiney’ is wanted for questioning in relation to ‘Trafficking in Narcotics’ on July 11, 2016, at the Eugene Correia...

TKR hoping to stay on track

Allrounder Kevon Cooper is in Florida with the Trinbago Knight Riders after having his work visa for America sorted and he will take his...

New GRA boss warns officers against corrupt practices

Newly appointed Commissioner-General of the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) Godfrey Statia began his first few days on the job getting acquainted with staff at...

Bikini-clad Swedish policewoman ‘stops thief’

(BBC) A bikini-clad Swedish police officer has been praised for tackling a suspected thief while she was off-duty sunbathing with friends in Stockholm. Mikaela Kellner...

Prison officer placed on remand

A prison officer of 43 East Ruimveldt, Georgetown, was on Thursday placed on remand after appearing before Magistrate Leron Daly on three charges at...

Girl killed by zoo elephant

(CNN) A 7-year-old Moroccan girl has died after a zoo elephant threw a rock at her. Managers at the zoo in the capital of Rabat...

Over $265M to be spent on food for prisoners

Cabinet granted approval on Tuesday last to the award of several contracts for the procurement of food supplies for prisons across the country. The...

‘Bishop George was the very embodiment of his creed of service to others –...

Following is a message from the Private Sector Commission (PSC) on passing of Bishop Randolph George: The Chairman, Executives and Council of the Private...

USA name squad for match against CPL XI

Four uncapped players - Arjun Thyagarajan, Nisarg Patel, Usman Rafiq and Prashanth Nair - have been picked in a USA team that will play a Caribbean Premier League Invitational XI...

Recent Articles

No more delays; GECOM must use recount results for declaration – Canadian official

Assistant Deupty Minister for the Americas of Global Affairs Canada, Michael Grant has described the ruling handed down by the Caribbean Court of Justice...

CCJ has ruled; GECOM must declare winner with recount results – US official

Michael Kozak, Acting Assistant Secretary for U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs says the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) must now declare...

Blackout delays COVID-19 testing

A prolonged period of power outage has resulted in the Ministry of Public Health not being able to provide an update on the COVID-19...

Full ruling of the Caribbean Court of Justice

The full ruling of the Caribbean Court of Justice in the case Mohamed Irfaan Ali, et al v Eslyn David, et al: Ali and Jagdeo...

Jagdeo calls for swift declaration of poll results, says “we’re vindicated”

“Today, we’re vindicated”. That was the immediate reaction of Peoples Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) General Secretary, Bharrat Jagdeo, to the landmark decisions handed down...

Sophia murder suspect dies following shootout with police

Murder suspect Keron Adams Mark, 32, who was injured by police during a shootout this afternoon, has succumbed to his injuries. This was confirmed by...

GECOM to meet tomorrow

The seven-member Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) is scheduled to meet tomorrow at 13:30hrs. This was confirmed by Public Relations Officer of GECOM, Yolanda Ward. At the...

Lowenfield must produce report as already directed by GECOM Chair – CCJ

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) Wednesday ruled that Chief Elections Officer, Keith Lowenfield, must produce his report as already directed by Chairperson of...

CCJ sets aside CoA ruling, invalidates Lowenfield’s fraudulent report

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has accepted jurisdiction in the case filed by the Peoples Progressive Party/Civic’s Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali and General...

1 dead after building collapses at Banks DIH

One person is now dead following the collapse of a building at Banks DIH, Industrial Site Ruimveldt, Greater Georgetown. INews understands that several other persons...