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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Shocking twist: Bartica, Lusignan massacres, co-accused pleads guilty, gets 105 years

A co-accused in the Bartica and Lusignan massacres was on Thursday afternoon sentenced to 105 years imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to 20 counts...

49 killed in New Zealand mosque attacks

Forty-nine people have been killed and at least 20 wounded in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described the...

Less students sitting CSEC, more sitting CAPE

Come Monday students from across Guyana will begin their sitting of the 2018 Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) and the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examinations...

Citizens urged to draw inspiration from the Enmore Martyrs in fight to protect Guyana’s...

In commemoration of the 70th death anniversary of the five Enmore Martyrs, the People's Progressive Party (PPP) on Thursday morning held a wreath laying ceremony...

Baramita woman was murdered- autopsy finds

A post mortem examination (PME) conducted on 23-year-old, Ruthina Thomas, whose body was found lying at a roadside in Baramita, North West District (NWD),...

GCCI says M&CC’s treatment of Cevons, Puran Brothers’ unwarranted

-While M&CC says that it will clear its over $300M debt at the end of 2017 The move by the Mayor & City Council (M&CC)...

Body of missing teen pulled from Pomeroon River

One day after 17-year-old Jafaun Benjamin, called Eber, reportedly drowned while swimming in the Pomeroon River, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam), his body was on Sunday...

3 years jail, $1.4M fine for cocaine swallowing teen

The 19-year-old girl who was intercepted at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) on July 6, after swallowing some 119 cocaine pellets, was today...

Gearing up for Easter Monday

Shoppers flocked downtown Georgetown today in their numbers for last-minute shopping, more particularly to purchase kites for their children for Easter Monday. On display...

Major catastrophe averted at GRA

Staff and persons conducting business at the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) Headquarters, Camp Street, Georgetown were evacuated out of the building following a small...

Recent Articles

Chemical was nonhazardous – GNIC

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) says the substance in the chemical spill at its facility was nonhazardous. See full statement below: On Tuesday December 10,...

Guyana needs to prepare for increase in human trafficking – Ramjattan

Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan is urging stakeholders to be prepared for a possible hike in human trafficking activities in the coming years. "I believe...

Authorities begin cleanup of chemical spill

Authorities have begun to cleanup the chemical spill which occurred at the Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf on Lombard Street, Georgetown. "...the clean up...

UPDATE: India take series after Rohit, Rahul, Kohli sixathon

Reprinted from ESPNCricinfo India 240 for 3 (Rahul 91, Sharma 71, Kohli 70) beat West Indies 173 for 8 (Pollard 68, Chahar 2-20, Shami 2-25)...

OPINION: Eyewitness

Exposing... …PNC’s panic Even without the benefit of all the fancy-schmancy psychological verbiage that’s thrown around so glibly nowadays, even five hundred years ago, they’d figured...

India beat West Indies in 3rd T20I to win series

India have beaten West Indies in the 3rd T20I at the Wankhede in Mumbai on Wednesday to win the series 2-1. India posted 240/3 in...

Cops continue probe into daring attack on overseas-based couple moments after arriving in Guyana

An overseas-based couple and their taxi driver were on Tuesday morning robbed at gunpoint shortly after the couple arrived in Guyana. Reports are the couple...

Greta Thunberg named Time Person of the Year for 2019

(BBC) Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl who inspired a global movement to fight climate change, has been named Time magazine's Person of the Year...

CDC probing suspected chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) says it is investigating a suspected chemical spill which occurred at the GNIC Wharf, Lombard Street, Georgetown. A team including...

Chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf has closed its operations following a chemical spill at the facility. It is unclear what the chemical is...