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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Agricola Accident: Man succumbs to injuries

Shawn Bourne, 71 who was injured in the accident in Agricola last night , has succumbed to his injuries at the Georgetown Public Hospital...

Woman accused of trafficking 17 – year – old remanded to prison

A woman was today remanded to prison by Magistrate Fabayo Azore, following a charge of assault and trafficking in person. Ann Maria Carter of First...

Residents of Wales lament deplorable roads, poor drainage

Residents of Singh Street in Wales, West Bank of Demerara are complaining about the deplorable roads and poor drainage. While the residents are thankful that...

President Ramotar ‘determine’ to pursue Amaila Falls Project

Despite being in a state of jeopardy, President Donald Ramotar says that he is determined to see the finalization of the Amaila Falls Hydropower...

Some students still to receive CSEC results

Following the receipt of several complaints from parents, whose children did not receive their results, iNews decided to query this with the Ministry. Our questions...

Orealla resident killed during tractor accident

Fifty – eight – year old Richard Alphin died yesterday after the tractor he was driving, toppled and pinned him to death. According to the...

Minibus turns turtle on Agricola Road

A minibus overturned on the Agricola Public Road, East Bank Demerara earlier tonight, leaving a number of persons seriously injured. The details of the accident...

Financial Analysts respond to Gouveia on Amaila Falls issue

Financial analysts, Chris Ram and Raymond Gaskin has criticised Capt. Gerry Gouveia for not inviting the government to explain their conflicting claims about the...

GDF Chief-of-Staff is now Rear Admiral

Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, President Donald Ramotar has approved the promotion Chief-of-Staff, Commodore Gary Best to the rank of Rear Admiral. This is according...

Majority says no to snap elections – Internet poll

An internet poll facilitated by iNews indicates that a majority of participants are not in favour of snap elections being called as a result...

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Miner charged for murder of cousin

A miner who allegedly murdered his cousin during an argument was on Tuesday remanded to prison when he appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan. David...

Teen miner remanded on murder charge

A teen miner was Tuesday remanded to prison for the murder of his friend, Herbert Willie on March 24, 2019. Emmanuel McCloud, 19, was not...

Linden house destroyed by fire; 8 homeless 

A fire of unknown origin today destroyed a house at Amelia's Ward, Mackenzie in Linden, Region Ten, leaving eight persons homeless. The house reportedly went...

Govt dual citizens will return to National Assembly – Chief Whip

Dual citizenship parliamentarians on the government side will return to the National Assembly despite court rulings that such persons are disqualified from sitting in...

Bravo and Watson come up trumps against Delhi

Chennai Super Kings 150 for 4 (Watson 44, Mishra 2-35) beat Delhi Capitals 147 for 6 (Dhawan 51, Bravo 3-33) by six wickets This encounter was billed as...

LETTER: The APNU/AFC’s selective acceptance of Appellate Court’s ruling is no surprise

Dear Editor, The masses in Guyana and abroad are still shocked beyond belief by the Appellate Court’s split decision to nullify the Chief Justice (ag)...

Guyana signs trade agreement with UK

Ambassador David Hales last Friday signed the CARIFORUM-United Kingdom Economic Partnership Agreement and a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on behalf of the Government of...

PAHO calls for hefty taxes on fatty, salty, sugary foods

Given that Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs) is one of the main causes of death among Guyanese, specialists at the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) believe...

Nicholas Boyer new GCCI President

Nicholas Boyer of National Hardware Limited has been elected the new President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI). Timothy Tucker of Rid-O-Pes...

Albouystown man found ‘not guilty’ of 2016 murder

Kevin Garraway, 21, of Albouystown, today exited the courtroom a free man after a 12 member jury found him not guilty for the 2016...