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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Marriot Deal: NICIL lashes back at Opposition leader

 - The National Industrial and Commercial Investment Ltd (NICIL) has lashed out at Opposition Leader David Granger for his recent criticism of the state...

Taxi Driver killed in two vehicle smash up

 – Thirty - four - year old Joel Baynes is now dead following a two vehicle crash on Monday September 23 in the city. According...

Three years jail for Pork Knocker found with marijuana

-   Twenty – eight - year old George Duncan – A Pork Knocker  of 17 Cane Street Meadow Bank Georgetown - was sentenced to three...

East La Penitence youth remanded for robbery underarms

- Twenty – two - year old Quincy Nickles of Front Road, Squatting Area East La Penitence Georgetown appeared before Magistrate Judy Latchman charged...

PPP not surprised by AFC members defecting to APNU

-The recent defecting of three Alliance for Change (AFC) members to A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) is a reiteration of the Peoples...

PPP maintains Opposition has links with criminal elements, distances itself from such associations

By Kurt Campbell - The incumbent Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) maintains that there is a link between Guyana’s Political Opposition and criminal elements while...

‘We’re doing our best’ – Police Commissioner on iNews’ Poll

– Following a poll conducted by iNews, which found that the majority of persons are not satisfied with the police response to crime,...

Police Commissioner wants murderers to be hanged

– In light of the recent upsurge in crime in Guyana, the Acting Commissioner of Police, Leroy Brumell is pushing for convicted murderers...

Housing `One stop shop’ reaches more Essequibians

- Hundreds more Guyanese will soon own their homes as they were given the opportunity to pull their houselots at the Central Housing...

Rehab community grounds being used to tackle problems facing the youths

- Given the rising social problems among young people in rural communities, President Donald Ramotar on Saturday formally handed over a newly constructed pavilion...

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Deadly landslide hits Colombian town

At least 17 people have been killed by a landslide on Sunday in south-western Colombia, officials say. Five others were injured and several houses destroyed...

Billionaire brother “arrested in Algeria”

Four billionaire brothers with links to ousted Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika have been detained by police, state TV reports. They are being held over...

Sri Lanka attacks “linked to foreign network”

A wave of bombings that killed 290 people in Sri Lanka on Sunday was carried out with the support of an international network, officials...

Previous attempts to audit UG’s finances faced staunch resistance – auditor

The announcement that an audit will be conducted into the University of Guyana (UG) is a welcome one for anti-corruption advocate Christopher Ram, who...

Uncle in custody for allegedly raping 8-year-old niece

A 49-year-old man was taken into custody for allegedly raping his 8-year-old niece who was left in his care by her mother. The incident...

Miner executed, another allegedly abducted

One man was reportedly executed while another was allegedly abducted on Sunday evening following an incident at a mining community in Region Seven (Cuyuni...

$1.5B lost to paddy bug infestation in Region 6

…farmers forced to dump paddy Seventeen Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) rice farmers have been forced to dump their paddy after it was rejected by...

Mother of 3 killed, family injured after being struck by overtaking truck

A mother of three was on Sunday evening killed while husband and three children sustained injures after they were struck down by a truck...

Miner arrested for rape of 11-year-old

…found with gun, ammo A 27-year-old miner is now in Police custody after he was arrested for the rape of an underage female and was...

Man dies after being pinned under tractor

A 38-year-old man is now dead after being pinned down in a trench when he allegedly lost control of a tractor he was operating. ...