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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Brazilian charged for forged immigration document

A Brazilian was fined $150,000 or an alternative of nine months imprisonment and faced deportation after he appeared before Magistrate Faith Mc Gusty...

Canje man who was found hanging was strangled to death – PME

During Friday August 23, the body of chain-saw operator Chandradat Hussian, 39 years of Goed Bananen Land, East Canje, Berbice, was found hanging in...

Mason remanded for robbery under arms, resisting arrest, assault and disorderly behavior

A mason was today remanded to prison for robbery under arms, resisting arrest, assault and disorderly behaviour. Twenty – eight - year old Quincy...

Pregnant teen remanded on seven charges

Nineteen - year - old Onifa Thompson of John Fernandes Squatting area West Ruimveldt Georgetown appeared in court to answer seven charges namely threatening...

APNU wants trained, equipped Highway Patrol

Following the gruesome Linden accident yesterday, the main opposition – A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) is calling on the government to establish a...

PNCR slams Education Minister on deplorable state of President’s College

The People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) is horrified at the state of neglect and disrepair of one of Guyana’s top secondary institution, President’s College. In...

Doodnauth Singh laid to rest

Former Attorney General and Legal Affairs Minister, Doodnauth Singh was given a humble farewell today, Monday August 26. Following a viewing ceremony at his Forshaw...

Local Gov’t Bills yet to be sent to President for assent

The four Local Government Bills that were passed in the National Assembly on August 7 are yet to be sent to President Donald Ramotar...

Amaila Falls: IDB stops work on due diligence report

As the government and the main opposition party keeps playing the blame game as it relates to the death of the Amaila Falls Hydropower...

Update: Baby, woman dies in Linden accident

A one month old baby girl and a 23 – year – old woman is dead following a minibus crash on the Linden Highway,...

Recent Articles

Man shot dead at Durban Street

A man was this evening killed in what appeared to be an execution-style shooting at Durban Street, Georgetown. He has been identified as 25-year-old Rondell...

New PPP/C Govt should ensure all are involved in charting the nation’s future –...

Following is a statement by Sir Ronald Sanders on the Guyana elections result: Sir Ronald Sanders is a veteran Caribbean diplomat who wrote extensively over...

Canada congratulates President Irfaan Ali

The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement: “Canada welcomes the declaration of the Guyana Elections Commission and congratulates Irfaan...

Shepherd confident Guyana can end winless curse in ‘different’ CPL

Guyana Amazon Warriors pace bowler Romario Shepherd is quietly confident that this can be the year the team snaps its Caribbean Premier League (CPL)...

President Ali celebrates Raksha Bandhan with members of Indian High Commission

The High Commission of India in Guyana celebrated Raksha Bandhan today (Monday) with the members of High Commission tying Rakhi to the newly elected...

Carter Center lauds end of Guyana’s election standoff; urges electoral & constitutional reforms

See full statement from the Carter Center:  ATLANTA (Aug. 3, 2020) — The Carter Center commends the Guyana Elections Commission and Chairperson Claudette Singh for...

GDF ranks now subject to directives of Commander-in-Chief Ali – Chief-of-Staff

Chief-of-Staff (ag) of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Brigadier Godfrey Bess has reminded army officers that they are subject to serve the State and...

Full Cabinet to be appointed this week – President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali on Monday, disclosed that his full cabinet to carry out the new government’s development agenda will be appointed by the...

Charges against GECOM Chair dropped

The private criminal charges filed against Chair of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice (retired) Claudette Singh have been dropped. INews was informed that the...

President Ali meets with employees at Ministry of the Presidency

President Irfaan Ali has met with employees at the Ministry of the Presidency. Dr Ali was sworn in as Guyana's Ninth Executive President during a...