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Sunday, March 24, 2019

Man dies in Albouystown shootout

A man is now dead after a shootout in Albouystown today. He has been identified as Collis Collision, 26. This is a developing story and will...

Govt illegal after midnight – Jagdeo reminds Granger

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has responded to President David Granger’s letter, reminding him that at midnight tonight, his Government becomes illegal. On behalf of the...

1 dead, 2 injured after motorcar slams into bus shed

A father of one was killed while two others were injured after the car in which they were travelling slammed into a bus shed...

Brazil ex-president arrested in corruption probe

Former Brazilian President Michel Temer has been arrested in São Paulo as part of a massive corruption investigation. Temer, a 78-year-old lawyer who served as...

‘More than 70 dead’ as Iraq ferry sinks

More than 70 people are reported to have died after a ferry sank in the Tigris River in Iraq's city of Mosul. Most of the...

PPP/C promises rejuvenation of affected communities – Ali

People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Presidential Candidate Irfaan Ali has promised a complete rejuvenation of communities across Guyana, which were affected in some way by...

Body of man found among derelict vehicles at Grove EBD

The body of man was on Wednesday evening found among derelict vehicles in an open plot of land at Grove, East Bank Demerara. The...

Teen killed after mining pit caves in

A teenager was on Monday afternoon killed after the mining pit in which he was working caved in at Oko Baramally Sand Hill Backdam,...

President Granger to announce elections date soon

President David Granger has written Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo to inform him that he will be announcing a date for General and Regional Elections...

Opposition Leader says Govt conspiring with GECOM to rig elections

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has accused the coalition Government of conspiring with the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) to rig the next General and Regional...

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PSC urges GECOM to continue election preparations

In light of the Appeal Court’s decision that 34 votes were needed to validly pass the no-confidence motion, the Private Sector Commission (PSC) is...

CCJ fixes case management hearing in challenge of GECOM Chairman’s appointment

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) has set a date for a case management hearing in relation to the appeal filed to reverse the...

Chef in ‘hot water’ after police find illegal shotgun in mining camp

Police in ‘F’ Division (Interior Locations) have arrested a chef, who was the lone occupant at a mining camp where an illegal shotgun and...

President Granger’s 1st phase of medical treatment in Cuba successful – medical specialists

-no more chemo treatment, radiotherapy to commence in April  The first phase of President Granger’s medical treatment in the Republic of Cuba has been successfully...

Known felon, other arrested with illegal gun, ammo during high speed chase  

A high speed chase by ranks of the Guyana Police Force on Friday afternoon in the streets of Georgetown led to the arrest of...

Teen miner fatally stabbed by drunk employer

A teenager is now dead after he was allegedly murdered by his employer, who happened to be a close relative. Dead is 19-year-old Dave Boyal,...

ERC calls for prevailing calm among Guyanese

The current political situation in Guyana is not going unnoticed by the Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) and the entity is calling for the prevailing...

Charrandas Persaud files $30M lawsuit against Ramjattan

Former APNU/AFC Parliamentarian Charrandas Persaud has filed a $30 million lawsuit against Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan for libel committed after the passage of...

“Strange Mathematics” cannot change what is in Guyana’s Constitution – Jagdeo

The Constitution of Guyana is pellucid on what number of votes is needed for the passage of a no-confidence motion; it is a majority...

Sugar worker killed by Africanised bees

A Berbice sugar worker was on Thursday killed by a swarm of Africanised bees as he was clearing bushes. Dead is Rameshwar Poonoo, 31, of...