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Monday, October 21, 2019

Police, bandits trade bullets during robbery

– A man has been arrested and another at large after they exchanged bullets with police officers subsequent to robbing a taxi driver...

The Tiger Bay Project: “It’s not a hand-out culture”

By Jomo Paul – Tiger Bay – arguably the most depressed community in Guyana - has seen more than its fair share of stigma,...

Liliendaal Bridge re-opens to traffic

- Traffic flowed again on Monday, June 15, on the Liliendaal Bridge following a weeklong closure to carry out extensive works to fortify...

Conservancy level drops; discharge continues via Northern Relief Channel

- Head of the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority (NDIA), Lionel Wordsworth has reported that the level of the East Demerara Water Conservancy...

Region 2 farmers upset about empty PetroCaribe fund; wants Head of GRDB to be...

- Region Two rice farmers are calling for better systems to be put in place to avoid a repeat of what occurred under...

Release of water from EDWC into Hope Canal proceeding smoothly – NDIA Head     

- The test release of water into the Hope Canal from the East Coast Demerara Conservancy (EDWC) is proceeding smoothly thus far according to...

Chlorine leak at GWI’s Better Hope facility

– The Guyana Water Incorporated, GWI, has noted that there is a chlorine gas leak has occurred at GWI's Water Treatment Facility at...

Water Conservancy reaches threatening levels

– The Ministry of Agriculture says that recent heavy rainfall has resulted in the level of the East Demerara Water Conservancy (EDWC) rising...

Police to regularize several Georgetown bus parks

By Leroy Smith - The Police in ‘A’ Division are in the process of regularizing several minibus parks as part of its efforts...

EURO$346M deal struck between EU, CARIFORUM

– Heads of State and Governments of the Caribbean Forum (CARIFORUM) along with the President of the European Council and the High Representative...

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Man dies after reportedly driving car into Demerara River

The lifeless body of a Berbice, Region Six resident was earlier this morning pulled from the Demerara River after he reportedly drove his motorcar...

Driver dies after fuel tanker topples down hill

A 34-year-old man is now dead after the fuel tanker he was operating toppled at Buck Hall Tapir Trail. Dead is Atewick De Freitas of...

Man found dead in trench with plastic bag wrapped around head

The partially decomposed body of a male was this morning found with a black plastic bag wrapped around his head at Potentia, West Bank...

Labourer killed in suspected hit and run in Berbice

The body of a man was on Saturday afternoon discovered lying on the parapet at Number 76 Village, Corentyne, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne), and...

Teacher living in fear after receiving death threats from ex-lover

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2 wanted for gold dealer’s murder   

The Police are on the hunt for two men for questioning in connection with the murder of a businessman, Deon Stoll, who was shot...

WCD teen stabbed to death during argument

A fisherman was on Sunday evening stabbed to death at Meten-Meer-Zorg, West Coast Demerara during a heated argument over an old grievance. The dead man...

Four dead in Bangladesh riot over offensive Facebook post

(CNN) Four people were killed Sunday when Bangladesh police fired on a crowd after clashes erupted over a Facebook post that angered Muslims. Thousands of...