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Thursday, December 12, 2019

GTU wants students jailed for assaulting teachers

President of the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) Colin Bynoe said the time has come for students to face the full brunt of the law...

East La Penitence man accused of assaulting grandmother, cousin

An East La Penitence man was today placed on $7,500 bail and bonded to keep the peace when he appeared before Magistrate Ann Mc...

Mason charged with assault

Sixty – year - old Ervin Griffith; a mason of Lamaha Park appeared before magistrate Ann Mc Lennan charged with assault. Griffith pleaded not guilty...

Stakeholders to refine draft Disaster Risk Management Legislation

National Stakeholders are meeting in a special workshop today and tomorrow to refine Guyana's draft Disaster Risk Management legislation at the Civil Defence Commission's (CDC) headquarters...

Gov’t finds reasons for Boodhoo’s removal odd – HPS

Head of the Presidential Secretariat (HPS), Dr. Roger Luncheon says that Cabinet finds it odd that GECOM’s CEO, Gocool Boodhoo was removed from the...

Chief Fire Officer visits UK fire service, training centre

Chief Fire Officer, Mr. Marlon Gentle, concluded a visit to the Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service and Seven Park Regional Training Centre in the...

Candlelight vigil held for dead Linden Protesters

A candlelight vigil was held last evening in observance of the one year anniversary for those protesters who were shot and killed during the...

iNews rejects allegation made by Dem Waves

iNews takes strong objections to the baseless claims by Demerara Waves that their stories were being used by our contributors. iNews is a credible, independent...

New Pharmacy, Baby Store commissioned

A new Pharmacy and Baby store was opened today in Barr Street, Kitty. The two establishments were commissioned by Former Minister of Health Dr....

Police record 59 road deaths

The traffic department of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) has recorded a total of 59 road deaths from 56 fatal accidents for the year...

Recent Articles

Chemical was nonhazardous – GNIC

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) says the substance in the chemical spill at its facility was nonhazardous. See full statement below: On Tuesday December 10,...

Guyana needs to prepare for increase in human trafficking – Ramjattan

Public Security Minister Khemraj Ramjattan is urging stakeholders to be prepared for a possible hike in human trafficking activities in the coming years. "I believe...

Authorities begin cleanup of chemical spill

Authorities have begun to cleanup the chemical spill which occurred at the Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf on Lombard Street, Georgetown. "...the clean up...

UPDATE: India take series after Rohit, Rahul, Kohli sixathon

Reprinted from ESPNCricinfo India 240 for 3 (Rahul 91, Sharma 71, Kohli 70) beat West Indies 173 for 8 (Pollard 68, Chahar 2-20, Shami 2-25)...

OPINION: Eyewitness

Exposing... …PNC’s panic Even without the benefit of all the fancy-schmancy psychological verbiage that’s thrown around so glibly nowadays, even five hundred years ago, they’d figured...

India beat West Indies in 3rd T20I to win series

India have beaten West Indies in the 3rd T20I at the Wankhede in Mumbai on Wednesday to win the series 2-1. India posted 240/3 in...

Cops continue probe into daring attack on overseas-based couple moments after arriving in Guyana

An overseas-based couple and their taxi driver were on Tuesday morning robbed at gunpoint shortly after the couple arrived in Guyana. Reports are the couple...

Greta Thunberg named Time Person of the Year for 2019

(BBC) Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl who inspired a global movement to fight climate change, has been named Time magazine's Person of the Year...

CDC probing suspected chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) says it is investigating a suspected chemical spill which occurred at the GNIC Wharf, Lombard Street, Georgetown. A team including...

Chemical spill at GNIC Wharf

The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf has closed its operations following a chemical spill at the facility. It is unclear what the chemical is...