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Pensioner allegedly threatens to chop sister, granted bail

- A pensioner was placed on $80,000 bail for threatening to chop his sister. Sixty – two - year old Mohamed Bacchus of...

Six months jail for man who threatened to burn his mother

- Thirty – eight - year old Mahesh Kumar of 4th Street La Penitence Georgetown was sentence to six months in jail for two...

Police arrest man for discharging rounds indiscriminately

– Thirty - year-old Michael Benn of Charity, Essequibo Coast was arrested by police on Monday evening after discharging rounds indiscriminately in...

Interruptions to ASL’s operations averted; Rubis supplies fuel

By Kurt Campbell - Air Services Limited (ASL) will be receiving fuel from its supplier Rubis, despite the announcement by it General Manager...

Police probing alleged $3 million fraud at GPHC

By Kurt Campbell - The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) has finally spoken out on reports of an alleged fraud at the institution...

US bumps direct Fly Jamaica flights from GT to NYC

- The United States Department of Transportation has rejected the application of Fly Jamaica, which sought permission to have direct flights between Guyana...

Youth Ministry tackles gang violence at New Opportunity Corps

– Following reports of gang related violence at the New Opportunity Corps, Minister with responsibility for youth, Dr. Frank Anthony noted that measures...

TSC defends method used to promote teachers

- The Teaching Service Commission (TSC) has refuted claims by General Secretary of the Guyana Teachers’ Union (GTU) Coretta McDonald that the TSC...

Eight broadcasting agencies facing penalization; NCN and NTN included

By Kurt Campbell - Broadcasters have until October 31 this year to ensure that they are fully compliant with all broadcasting regulations and to...

Speaker disgusted with vagrants outside Parliament Building

– As he tries to beautify the surroundings of Parliament Building, Speaker of the National Assembly, Raphael Trotman has expressed his disgust with...

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Bandits strike again in Black Bush Polder

Less than 48 hours after two families were terrorized and robbed by armed men in Black Bush Polder, Berbice; a mother and her 11-year-old...

USA-based CMG take over Barbados Tridents’ ownership

The Barbados Tridents can now focus on Wednesday’s Hero Caribbean Premier League Draft after its ownership was assumed by the USA-based CMG Companies (CMG)....

Heavily armed men demolish 6 homes at Anna Catherina

…claim to be acting on behalf of CH&PA Six houses at Anna Catherina on the West Coast of Demerara (WCD) were destroyed on Friday afternoon...

Man found guilty of murdering Sparendaam resident

Twenty-seven-year-old Junior Anthony Henry also called “Oswald” was on Friday found guilty by a 12-member jury for the murder of Michael Hamilton which occurred...

Decomposed body of missing farmer found 20 miles from home

The badly decomposed body of a 69-year-old Black Bush Polder resident was discovered on Friday some 20 miles from his home. Chandramohan Ishmael of Lot...

$4.2B approved for oil & gas governance – Harmon

An external loan agreement between the Government of Guyana and the International Development Agency (IDA) for the sum G$4.2BILLION (US$20million) was recently approved by...

Hughes blasts Guyanese over corrupt culture

As the coalition administration continues to receive much criticisms over the levels of corruption in government, a sitting minister has fired back at the...

Mother of 6 stabbed to death by reputed husband

Domestic violence has shown its ugly colours once again, as a mother of six was stabbed to death on Thursday evening by her reputed...

FITUG raises concerns over crime situation in Guyana

The Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana (FITUG) has expressed concerns about the rising spate of criminal activities in Guyana. In the past...

Dog rescues baby buried alive in field in Thailand

(BBC) A dog in northern Thailand has rescued a newborn baby after it was buried alive, allegedly by its teenage mother. The baby boy is...