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Friday, December 4, 2020

HOT RICE! – Rice fields ‘catching fire’ in Region Three...

Rice farmers in Region Three (Essequibo Islands/West Demerara) are currently battling to save their crops which are being adversely affected by the dry season...

GAWU slams Chronicle for attempt to ‘hoodwink’ public – in ‘misleading’ article

The Guyana Agricultural and General Workers Union (GAWU) has lashed out at the Guyana Chronicle newspaper for its publication of an article on January...

‘Grey Boy’ jailed for escaping from custody — but Crum-Ewing’s murder accused acquitted...

The primary suspect in the murder of Courtney Crum-Ewing was on Monday sentenced to three years in prison by Magistrate Fabayo Azore at the...

Unlicensed 9mm. sub-machine gun found in mining camp – one in custody

Police ranks in ‘F Division, at around 10:00 hrs today, conducted a search on a mining camp at Arangoy, Mazaruni River, during which an...

Homeless man gets one month jail for stealing toothbrush, soap powder

A homeless man was on Monday jailed for one month by Magistrate Annet Singh after he pleaded guilty to a simple larceny charge, which...

WI Number One ranking will serve as confidence booster ahead of World T20 –...

The West Indies cricket team has just been ranked number one in the T20 format of the game and with less than 60 days...

Man jailed for 40 years for sexually assaulting child

On Friday, 8 January, 2016, Murphy Noorhan was sentenced to a total of 40 years for sexually assaulting a child family member. Justice Priya Sewnarine-Beharry...

Breaking News!!! Five hospitalised at Suddie Public Hospital after attempting suicide

Five persons are presently hospitalised at the Suddie Public Hospital in Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) after they consumed poisonous substances. The five persons are 22-year-old...

UAE delegation expresses interest in Guyana’s energy sector …during courtesy call on Public Infrastructure...

A meeting today, January 11, 2016, between the Ministers of the Ministry of Public Infrastructure and representatives of the Government of the United Arab Emirates...

President says no interference with work of Police, Army

The Ministry of the Presidency (MOTP) has today condemned comments attributed to former Attorney General (AG), Anil Nandlall, published in the Stabroek News on January...

Recent Articles

Police Force gets $2M in bikes and accessories

The Ministry of Home Affairs today received two motorcycles worth approximately $1M each along with accessories to help police officers perform their duties. Minister, Robeson...

Pensioner injured after high voltage sparks fire at Leonora house

  A 65-year-old man was injured in a fire which erupted on Saturday last at his Leonora, West Coast Demerara (WCD) home following an episode...

Congressman who fought for Guyana’s democracy elected Chair of US Foreign Affairs Committee

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (NY-05), senior Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, was on Thursday elected to Chair the House Foreign Affairs Committee,...

98 active Covid-19 cases in Region 6

Regional Health Officer Dr Vishalya Sharma on Thursday announced that there are 98 active Covid-19 cases in the East-Berbice Corentyne district. Overall, the region has...

Prepaid meter service experiencing technical difficulties – GPL

All prepaid meter customers are advised that the Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) Juice/Prepaid System is currently experiencing a suspected hardware fault; which is...

Man stabs reputed wife to abdomen, hands & feet during argument

A 35-year-old housewife of Letter Kenny Village, Corentyne is said to be in a serious but stable condition after she was stabbed multiple times...

Fishing industry on the verge of great transformation – CEO of Fisheries Dept.

The Fisheries Department will be revamping the fishermen’s co-operative societies countrywide to ensure satisfactory delivery of services to customers. Chief Fisheries Officer, Mr. Denzil Roberts...

79 new Covid-19 cases recorded; total at 5528

Within the past 24-hour, the country recorded 79 new cases of the novel coronavirus which takes the total cases recorded to date to 5528. This...

“I hope we can all move on” – Gary Best says after walking free

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and PNCR Member Gary Best has expressed hope that the Bentley family can move on after...

Gary Best freed of causing death of national cyclist Jude Bentley

Former Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Member of the Peoples National Congress Reform (PNCR) Gary Best was today freed of the...