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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Woman jailed for causing death of friend

Tecona Welcome was on Thursday sentenced to three years imprisonment for causing the death of her friend, Debra Pompey on June 24, 2018 following...

Vendor placed on $100,000 bail for phone theft

A 44-year-old vendor appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts on Thursday charged with stealing a midwife’s phone at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC). Shawn...

Grove couple busted with cocaine, cannabis

...third person arrested A husband and wife along with another person was on Thursday taken into custody following the discovery of a quantity of ganja...

Man implicated in Berbice double murder turns self in

Romeo Deonarine who is believed to have been wanted for questioning in relation to the recent double murder in Berbice turned up at the...

60% of child abuse victims in Guyana are 13 yrs or younger – ChildLink

A recent study conducted by ChildLink Guyana found that just over 60 per cent of child abuse victims are 13 years old or younger. According...

Young Warriors dethrone Rose Hall Town in BCB/Ivan Madre 100-Ball final

West Indies and Guyana Amazon Warriors start batsman, Shimron Hetmyer, hit an unbeaten 30 ensuring his team took a seven wicket victory over the...

Gordon’s Foundation donates school items to 700 children

As the new school term sets to begin tomorrow, over 700 children on the West Coast and West Bank of Demerara received school supplies...

Suspect in Queenstown execution style killing released

…PME shows victim died from multiple gunshots As Police continue to probe the murder of 38-year-old Sean Alistair Greene, formerly of Number 78 Village Springlands,...

Aviation authority perusing paperwork for more US airlines in Guyana

The Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) is perusing requisite documentation for several airlines which have indicated interest in connecting in Guyana. This is according to...

Charrandas citizenship controversy… New MP also has dual citizenship – sources

Barbara Patricia Pilgrim, the new Member of Parliament who replaced Charrandas Persaud after his expulsion from his Alliance For Change (AFC) parliamentary seat due...

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...