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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

EPA tackles garbage situation at Seawall Bandstand

– In observance of the Annual International Coastal Clean – Up (ICC), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Saturday September 21 held a...

Local Gov’t Elections can be held without the Bills – Whittaker

- Minister within the Local Government Ministry, Norman Whittaker says the holding Local Government Elections is not dependent on the recently enacted local...

‘Removal of Rohee will not solve the crime situation’ – GCCI President

By Kurt Campbell - Against calls by A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) for the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) and...

AFC resignations: Granger believes it is a “forward looking development”, Says no attack on...

By Kurt Campbell - Opposition Leader David Granger has described the recent defecting of three Alliance for Change (AFC) members, to A Partnership...

Seven charged for Meten – Meer – Zorg Murder, Robbery and Wakenaam Invasion

- Seven persons, including a female, were on Friday, September 20 remanded to prison for the murder of 27 – year – old...

MP’s son shot during robbery

– Twenty – nine - year old Abdalla Hamilton, son of Peoples Progressive Party (PPP) Member of Parliament Joseph Hamilton, was on Friday,...

CCPA records over 1,000 Child Abuse cases for 2013

- The Child Care and Protection Agency (CCPA) says a total of 1,117 cases of child abuse have been reported to the agency...

Venezuelan army invasion was aimed at insulting President Maduro – APNU

- The main opposition believes that the Guyana government should have been more “forceful” in their response to Venezuelan soldiers entering Guyana with...

Abducted teen rescued

By Kurt Campbell - Following her abduction for seven days by a family friend, 17 – year – old Kareeshma Rampersaud has returned to...

Debate on Rohee: The longer they keep him there, the worse the crime situation...

  - Leader of A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) David Granger is calling on the Private Sector Commission, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce...

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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. ...