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Monday, July 6, 2020

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

“My daughter was drugged, raped, murdered; I know that” – Shonette Apple

...Nurse’s family cries for justice By Lakhram Bhagirat The William Gladstone’s quote “Justice delayed is justice denied” seems apt in the case of Nurse Schenise Apple,...

Armed bandits attack Lima Sands Grocery Store

Three armed bandits on Saturday night pounced on a Lima Sands, Essequibo Coast, grocery store however quick thinking by the owner thwarted the robbery. The...

Berbice youth killed during argument over bottle of Guinness 

A 23-year-old man who was stabbed about his body by his drinking buddy during an argument over a bottle of Guinness has succumbed to...

GPHC refutes claims that Lethem teacher contracted COVID-19 at medical facility

The Board of Directors, Administration and staff of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) in a release has refuted claims that 25-year-old Donna Greaves...

Lethem school teacher dies after allegedly contracting COVID-19 at hospital

The Public Health Ministry earlier today confirmed that Guyana has recorded its 15th COVID-19 related death. The latest person to succumb to the virus has...

5000 acres of rice land threatened as Mahaica sea defence breached

More than 5000 acres of rice land at Mahaica, Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) are under threat of saltwater intrusion as new breaches in the sea...

Wanted…

… for fraud Well, look what we have here: the CEO of GECOM – responsible for the sanctity of the votes that’ll install a...

Sanctions on Guyana can affect entire Caricom – former AG

…says electoral fraud not matter just for Guyana …as APNU/AFC chalks up huge debt, runs Guyana’s finances into the ground With persons aligned to the coalition...

16 new COVID-19 cases

The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that 16 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed today. This now brings the total number of COVID-19 cases...

Corentyne woman nabbed with missing baby

Police in Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) has arrested a woman after she was found with a baby, who was reported missing since early...