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‘Toy gun’ bandits escape after victim opens fire

Three men who were armed with a suspected ‘toy gun’ attempted to rob a mechanic in the wee hours of Sunday morning but got...

Dismembered body of man found at Drill, Mahaicony

The police are currently investigating the discovery of the body of a man found this morning at Drill, Mahaicony, East Coast Demerara (ECD). According to...

BoG launches $50 bill, two commemorative coins …in honour of Guyana’s 50th Independence anniversary

The Bank of Guyana today (Wednesday) launched the $50 bill and two commemorative coins in honour of Guyana’s 50th Independence anniversary. Finance Minister Winston Jordon,...

Pizza Hut Releases Its New Insane Pie

Every news title/information is only for place-holding purposes and is not meant to be real, still it is not meant to provoke falsehood but...

SWAT Team to be in place by August 2014; Contract signed for consultancy services...

By Kurt Campbell - A contract for the provision of consultancy services for the establishment of Guyana’s first Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) unit...

Top Cop wants Police Commission reconstituted

There is much anxiety amongst senior officers of the Guyana Police Force regarding promotions for 2017 but this cannot be done without the Police...

Three Venezuelans charged for entering Guyana illegally

- Three Venezuelans were fined $30,000 each with an alternative of one month in jail by Chief Magistrate Priya Beharry. Leuis Saladas, Nelson...

Garbage situation in Georgetown is “ugly and unacceptable” – Mayor Green

By Kurt Campbell - City Mayor Hamilton Green in his regular “tit-for-tat” has taken People’s Progressive Party’s (PPP) General Secretary Clement Rohee up on...

Usain Bolt to compete in his final Olympics in Rio

The last time Usain Bolt’s fans will see him in action on an Olympic track will be in Rio de Janeiro later this year. The six-time...

Police will not condone illegal protests – Home Affairs Minister

Home Affairs Minister Clement Rohee has reminded of the illegality of blocking public bridges and roads during protest action. The Minister was making reference...

Recent Articles

Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

A miner found himself before the Court on Wednesday after he allegedly failed to return funds obtained following the sale of car parts to...

West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

ESPNcricinfo- West Indies won the toss and chose to bat on the opening day of the first Test against England in Barbados. England have selected...

PPP/C presidential candidate on the move, begins outreach in Berbice

Newly elected People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali travelled to Berbice, on Tuesday, where he was given a resounding welcome as he...

Man executed in Eccles

A man was on Tuesday evening gunned down in the vicinity of the Two Brothers Service Station, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) by two...

EYEWITNESS: Dragging their feet…

…but digging their grave It was a bit surprising the PNC’s still insisting the elections be dragged out – via their unilaterally appointed GECOM Chair,...

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...