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Monday, September 16, 2019

Criminal charges against NBS Directors dismissed

Criminal charges of false imprisonment which were filed against three Directors of New Building Society (NBS) in March 2018 were dismissed against them on...

Update: Truck driver attempted to overtake cyclist in Parika fatal accident

The driver of the truck involved in the fatal accident at Parika, East Bank Essequibo (EBE) is in police custody assisting with the investigations. A...

GTT under fire for switching from paper bills to electronic system

  The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GTT) Company came under fire today at a Public Utilities Commission (PUC) hearing for moving ahead with its new...

Youth jailed 3 years for seawall robberies

A 21-year-old man was today sentenced to three year imprisonment for robbing two persons at the seawalls in Georgetown. Ceon Ray of Sussex Street, Campbellville...

WCD couple assaulted, robbed by teen bandits

A couple residing at Mary, West Coast Demerara (WCD) is now traumatised after they were attacked and robbed by a group of teen bandits...

Santos, Mahaica Determinators are latest Limacol winners

Santos FC Under 20 kept their slate clean last evening with another win in the Limacol Football tournament. Mahaica Determinators worked tirelessly for their first...

GSCL Inc urges teams to ‘play by the rules’

The third edition of the highly anticipated Prime Minister’s T20 Cup will be staged from November 1-3, 2019, and the Georgetown Softball Cricket League...

CJIA air bridges temporarily suspended

The Passengers Boarding Bridges at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) has been temporarily suspended to facilitate additional works under the expansion project. The announcement...

Port Kaituma man charged for assaulting brothers

A 20-year-old man was Wednesday charged for assaulting his two brothers when he made his first appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court. Ruel Henry of...

Man jailed for robbery, told the court he needed money to buy milk and...

A 20-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to two years imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to robbing a woman on September 9, 2019. Julian Corlette, a...

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Body of US-based chef found in Kitty apartment

The nude body of a US-based chef was on Sunday morning discovered on the kitchen floor of his Station Street, Kitty, Georgetown apartment. The...

Jordan takes four on debut before Lewis fireworks seal big win for Patriots

Akeem Jordan took 4/33 on his Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) debut to set St Kitts & Nevis Patriots on their way to a...

GPL “smart metres” to be introduced next year

…prepaid metres out of stock Even as the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is yet to fulfil the demands of its customers in supplying prepaid...

Guyanese family from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas returns home today

A five-member Guyanese family is expected to return home today from the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Director of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Kester Craig told Inews...

MACORP launches new line of parts for Caterpillar machine

The need for machinery parts that function effectively and considers its users’ budget has now been met by the Machinery Corporation of Guyana Limited ...

No more tax exemptions for certain Toyota vehicles after November

After November 30, 2019, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) will not be allowing tax exemptions on certain Toyota vehicles being registered in the G...

Police nab several men with “Molotov cocktails”

…drugs, illegal motorcycles unearthed during raid in Linden Several alleged arsonists were nabbed by the Police after ranks swooped down at the premises they had...

Warriors spinners bamboozle Patriots to set up fourth straight win

Guyana Amazon Warriors continued to match Trinbago Knight Riders win for win at the top of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table...

Several local banks shoring up on offshore investments

…billions of dollars worth of offshore securities purchased Some big names in the local banking sector have been increasing their offshore investments over the past...

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...