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Friday, December 13, 2019

GECOM renews CEO’s contract

Government-nominated Commissioners with support from Chair of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), retired Justice Claudette Singh on Tuesday renewed the contract of the Chief...

Man who admitted to robbing Cop to spend 14 months behind bars

A 20-year-old mechanic, who was recently charged with robbing a cop at gun point, was sentenced to 14 months imprisonment on Tuesday at the...

Essequibo Coast taxi driver nabbed with 2.5kg cocaine

A taxi driver was earlier today (Tuesday) taken into police custody following the discovery of 2.5kilograms of cocaine in a bag that he attempted...

Showtime! West Indies in mega T20I in Mumbai

Reprinted from CWI It is being billed as one of the biggest T20 Internationals of the decade! Our world champions West Indies (Men In...

Miner accused of attempting to murder cousin granted bail

A 21-year-old miner was on Monday taken to the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts where he was arraigned for the attempted murder committed on his cousin...

Some 6,000 acres of land to become available in Reg. 4

The Guyana Lands and Survey’ Commission (GL&SC) processes thousands of lease applicants each year and as the demand for land grows, it is considering...

Shorter BPL ‘more fun’ than BBL – Andre Russell

Andre Russell prefers the "shorter" and "more fun" Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) to Australia's Big Bash League (BBL). The two tournaments often occupy the...

Crab catchers found alive in Suriname

The four crab catchers who were reported missing after going on a crab-catching expedition in neighbouring Suriname have been found alive. The police were asked...

“Hold our feet to the fire” – Ali tells Moraikobai residents

Irfaan Ali, the Presidential Candidate of the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C), has committed to strongly disciplining his Ministers, even having them fired, if they...

PPP ‘likely’ to return to power in March 2020 elections – US expert

The People’s Progressive Party (PPP) is likely to return to power in the next general and regional elections. So said a respected American academic,...

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Man injured in Nandy Park accident

A motorcyclist was struck this afternoon struck down by a motorcar on the East Bank of Demerara. According to an eyewitness, the motorcyclist was proceeding...

Teen in custody for murder of Rupununi man

Police are investigating the murder of Marcellus ‘Ton’ Reynolds, 31, a miner of Achiwuib, South Rupununi which occurred on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at...

Bus conductor who attempted to kill wife remanded

A minibus conductor who attempted to kill his wife by pouring hot water over her and stabbing her was on Thursday remanded to prison. Forty-seven-year-old...

Jagdeo rubbishes President’s explanation for terminating services of mission heads

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has rubbished claims that the recent shakeup in the Foreign Affairs Ministry (MoFA) was to professionalise the Foreign Service. Ambassadors Hamley...

‘Fully committed’ Dwayne Bravo comes out of T20I retirement

Former West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo has officially come out of international retirement, making himself available for selection in the West Indies T20I side...

“Hot Skull” on run after stabbing WBD resident

The Police are on the hunt for an alleged drug addict popularly known as “Hot Skull” after he stabbed a Pouderoyen, West Bank Demerara...

Attempted murder accused found hanging in Suddie Police lock-ups

A prisoner who was on remand pending a High Court trial for attempted murder and wounding with intent was on Thursday found dead in...

Boris Johnson hails ‘new dawn’ after historic victory

(BBC) Boris Johnson has promised to deliver Brexit and repay the trust of voters after he led the Conservatives to an "historic" general election...

Albouystown man found dead in apartment

The motionless body of a 37-year-old man was found in his rented apartment on Thursday at Albouystown, Georgetown. Neville Anthony Haynes was discovered hanging in...

Arrest warrant issued for cop who allegedly planted ganja at business place

An arrest warrant was issued on Wednesday for Detective Constable Richard Persaud after he failed to show up in court on a charge of...