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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Chicken pox outbreak in Paramakatoi climbing, affects 160 students so far

More than 150 students at the Paramakatoi Secondary School are now infected with the chicken pox virus since it was first identified in the...

Cornelia Ida family traumatized as bandits invade their home

By Ramona Luthi A 44-year-old woman and two of her children are now traumatized after armed bandits stormed their West Coast Demerara (WCD) home, in...

Interpol joins hunt for overseas-based Guyanese murder suspect

  Alleged murder mastermind: Marcus Brian BisramThe world’s largest international police organisation, INTERPOL, has reportedly joined the Guyana Police Force and law enforcement authorities in...

THREE KILLED – in Vreed-en-Hoop accident

A teenaged couple along with their taxi driver was killed when the vehicle they were travelling in lost control and collided with a parked...

Guyana’s population stands at 746,955 − census report

The Bureau of Statistics just recently announced its publications of compendiums one and two of a four-part compendium series detailing the findings of the...

WCD drug mule nabbed at CJIA with cocaine pellets in his stomach

A 46-year-old man of West Coast Demerara (WCD) was yesterday nabbed at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) with several cocaine pellets in his...

Guyana ranks 6th out 180 countries when it comes to ‘Air Quality’ – latest...

The 2016 Environmental Performance Index (EPI), a Yale-based initiative that evaluates how 180 countries around the world protect ecosystems and human health, has ranked...

Gov’t MPs caught ‘napping’ during Budget presentation

Several Government Ministers were caught 'napping' in the National Assembly yesterday during the presentation of the 2017 Budget. If not 'napping', then they were...

DEADLY CHASE: Former beauty queen recalls harrowing ordeal being mistakenly pursued by army officer

Former beauty queen Alana Seebarran, in a statement to the Guyana Police Force, has outlined her shocking and harrowing experience of being mistakenly pursued...

UPDATE: Child among 5 killed in Corentyne smash-up

An accident on the Number 59 Village Public Road, Corentyne, Berbice, on Sunday has left a mother, her two sons, her secretary and a...

Recent Articles

GTT offers $5M reward for info on vandalised cable

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company (GTT) is offering a $5M reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone involved in the vandalisation...

Several injured in Long Creek accident

Several persons were Friday injured in an accident at Long Creek, Linden- Soesdyke Highway when the minibus they were travelling in reportedly careened off...

Teenager stabbed during argument at school lessons

A 15-year-old boy is now nursing stab wounds at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he was stabbed during a scuffle with other...

Road carnage is “not a political issue” – Jagdeo

With the significant increase in deaths on Guyana’s roadways in recent time, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo stated that the situation is not a political...

Imperious Kohli writes off Williams and West Indies

India 209 for 4 (Kohli 94*, Rahul 62) beat West Indies 207 for 5 (Hetmyer 56, Lewis 40, Chahal 2-36) by six wickets An unmistakable sign of greatness...

Guyanese wanted for crime in Canada nabbed at GRA

A 28-year-old Guyanese national who is wanted in Canada for attempted murder among other crimes and had been placed on the Interpol’s “Wanted” list...

Public Service Department gets new PS

The Department of Public Service, Ministry of the Presidency has a new Permanent Secretary, in the person of Ms. Soyinka Grogan, appointed effective December...

Police probing alleged brutality by ranks at Meadow Bank

The Guyana Police Force (GPF) says it is investigating an incident whereby some of its ranks allegedly assaulted a man during the course of...

US border agents make multi-million-dollar drug bust in Caribbean Sea

JACKSONVILLE, Florida (CMC) — The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency says crew from its Air and Marine Operations (AMO) P-3 Orion...

India opt to bowl against West Indies; Bhuvneshwar Kumar returns

Toss India chose to bowl v West Indies Bhuvneshwar Kumar made his way back into international cricket since the West Indies tour in August; he...