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Teen accused of escaping with employer’s money

A teenager, who allegedly fled to Berbice with $400,000 of his employer’s money, was on Thursday charged for fraudulent conversion and placed on $100,000...

Fake visa appointment letter lands man in court

A computer technician was on Thursday released on $50,000 bail when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan for forging an appointment letter from...

GTUC not happy with the removal of Broomes from Labour portfolio

The Guyana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) has stated that the removal of Minister Simona Broomes from the Labour portfolio could not have been informed...

Govt lists priority items for 2016 …urges all citizens to rally together

The Government of Guyana in its end-of-the-year press statement has outlined several plans for the development of the country and promises that the new...

Guyana records over 3000 child abuse cases in 2015 …Govt promises more aggressive approach...

Government intends to take a more aggressive approach in 2016 to tackle child abuse and child exploitation. This is according to Social Protection Minister...

2015 a dismal year for sugar workers – GAWU

2015 would be indelible in the sugar workers’ memory as the year when, for the first time in thirty-one (31) years, they were not...

H1N1 confirmed in Guyana …but no need for panic, says Chief Medical Officer

The H1N1 virus also known as swine flu has been detected in Guyana, with one person already confirmed as having the virus. Chief Medical Officer...

January 5 is deadline for submission of applications of symbols to contest LGE –...

The Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) in a media release has stated that Tuesday, January 5, 2016, is the deadline for the submission of applications...

Shimron Hetmyer to captain West Indies at ICC Under-19 World Cup

Guyanese Shimron Hetmyer has been named as captain of the West Indies Team for the International Cricket Council’s Under-19 World Cup 2016. According to a...

Take your responsibility to the people of Guyana seriously – President Granger urges APNU/AFC MPs

Guyana’s President David Granger has said that the A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance For Change (APNU/AFC) coalition is bigger than any “party and individual...

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Regions 1, 7 reporting increased COVID-19 transmission

With the total number of confirmed cases in Guyana standing at 150, the Ministry of Public Health has reported that recent tests have shown...

87-Y-O man becomes Guyana’s 12th COVID-19 death

Guyana has recorded its 12th COVID-19 death. Caretaker Minister of Public Health Volda Lawrence this morning confirmed the 12th death in Guyana as a result...

9-Y-O girl & grandmother killed by fallen tree

A nine-year-old girl and her 54-year-old grandmother were killed after they were crushed by a fallen tree at Imbaimadai, Upper Mazaruni, Region Seven (Cuyuni...

Alexander working to undermine GECOM – PPP

See note from the Peoples Progressive Party: Vincent Alexander working to undermine GECOM & give credence to APNU+AFC’s false allegations Peoples Progressive Party/Civic·Friday, 29 May 2020: Vincent...

COVID-19: No new cases; 68% of positive cases from Region Four

The Ministry of Public Health today announced that there are no new cases of COVID-19 in the country, but of the 150 positive cases...

Teixeira to Granger: Concede defeat and make honourable exit for the sake of country

Former Governance Advisor and Minister under the Peoples Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) administration, Gail Teixeira, has called on caretaker President David Granger to concede...

Trump says U.S. “terminating” relationship with WHO

President Trump announced Friday that he's "terminating" the United States' relationship with the World Health Organization, claiming China has total control over it. As...

41 persons placed on $10,000 bail each for breaking curfew in Georgetown

Over the past week, Officers of the City Constabulary Department have arrested 41 persons for allegedly breaching the 6am to 6pm curfew. The Mayor and...

Sister detained after handing over brother’s unlicensed gun to police

A woman has been detained after she handed over her brother's unlicensed pistol to ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) who were conducting...

COVID-19: Guyanese on visitor visas stuck in the US urged to apply for extension

The United States Embassy in Georgetown is urging non-immigrants, who were forced to remain in the United States beyond their authorised period of stay,...