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Berbice woman nabbed with illegal gun after threatening to kill partner

A Berbice woman was nabbed with an illegal firearm along with two live rounds of ammunition after she threatened to kill her partner. According to...

Guyana records 5th COVID-19 death

Popular drag racer "Mad Dog" has died as a result of complications arising from COVID-19. Deryck Jaisingh died on Monday evening, bringing the total of...

Update: Cyclist in Houston accident dies

The cyclist who was this afternoon struck down by a minibus has died. He has been identified as 32-year-old Rudy Nurse of Lance Gibbs Street,...

Decision made to recall CARICOM team to “observe” elections recount; Mingo likely to be...

Following a meeting by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), today (Monday), Peoples Progressive Party/Civic-nominated Commissioner Sase Gunraj told media operatives that it was agreed...

Guyana COVID-19 cases now at 31; one critical

The total number of confirmed cases of the novel corona virus (COVID-19) in Guyana now stands at 31. This was disclosed by caretaker Minister of...

Lowenfield given 48 hours to come up with plan for vote recount

Chief Elections Officer of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), Keith Lowenfield, has been given 48 hours to come up with a plan of action...

BREAKING: Cyclist struck down by speeding minibus

A cyclist was moments ago struck down by a speeding minibus at Houston, East Bank Demerara (EBD). The accident occurred within the vicinity of the...

‘Guyana on the brink of a political disaster with very grave consequences’ – PSC...

The Private Sector Commission (PSC) of Guyana has written to the Executive Secretary of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights detailing the events post...

British PM moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms “worsened”

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms "worsened", Downing Street has said, the BBC...

Private sector appeals for International Observers to return to observe recount

Now that the Appellate Court has cleared the way for the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to proceed with conducting the recount of the votes...

Recent Articles

Bandit shot during attempted robbery at Campbellville

A bandit has been shot and is now in police custody following an attempted robbery at Seaforth Street, Campbellville, Georgetown. INews understands that another perpetrator...

Giftland aiding COVID-19 fight with donation of 20 cases of gloves to GPHC

The FoodMaxx Supermarket, a member of the Giftland Group of Companies, today, donated two thousand, eight hundred and eighty (2,880) pairs of gloves to...

Way cleared for private labs in T&T to start testing for COVID-19; Guyana yet...

Private medical laboratories across Trinidad and Tobago are now being encouraged to begin performing tests for the coronavirus (COVID-19), but Guyana, with daily rising...

BREAKING: Guyana’s COVID-19 cases climb to 33

There are now 33 cases of COVID-19 in Guyana, authorities have announced. The country has also recorded its fifth COVID-19 death. The total number of persons...

Corentyne man dies after bitten during fight with employee

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man who died after being bitten during a fight with one of his employees. Dead...

Patient who showed up with coronavirus symptoms at Mackenzie Hospital transferred to GPHC

The Linden Hospital Complex (LHC) has confirmed that a patient showed up at the Mackenzie Hospital yesterday (Monday) where he demonstrated several respiratory symptoms....

Hotline and ‘safe space’ set up for victims of domestic violence during ‘lockdown’

As Guyanese join the rest of the world in sheltering at home to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, a hotline and safe...

Tourism sector takes beating; several businesses likely to close doors if no financial support...

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a heavy toll on the tourism sector worldwide, Guyana is likely to lose $100 billion this year...

PPP continues countrywide distribution of face masks to contain spread of coronavirus

Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic, Dr Irfaan Ali, is leading a team persons to distribute thousands of face masks and other essential...

Calls being made for Mingo, Myers to play no part in elections recount

Now that the Appellate Court has cleared the way for the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to go ahead with the recount of all ballots...