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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Guyana Government says recent ruling of Constitutional Court of Dominican Republic is inhumane and...

- The Guyana Government through its Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement noted that it stands in solidarity with its sister CARICOM...

Venezuela charges captain of seized ship; releases him on bail

- The Venezuelan Attorney General's Office on Tuesday (October 15) charged Ukrainian captain Igor Bekirov for allegedly violating Venezuela's exclusive economic zone onboard...

Venezuela intercepts Trinidadian fishing vessel

- The Venezuelan Navy intercepted on Tuesday a fishing vessel from Trinidad and Tobago, five days after a vessel hired by Guyana was...

Jamaica churches denounce same sex marriages

– The Jamaica Council of Churches (JCC) on Monday (October 14) accepted a position paper that disregards same-sex marriage in the country. "God's perfect design, as expressed...

Venezuela releases seized US ship and 36-member crew

 - The Venezuelan Government has released the 36-member crew of the research Vessel Teknik Perdana, who were picked up and taken by Venezuela's Navy...

GDF supports Gov’t position on arrest of US Ship

– Three days after the Venezuelan navy arrested a U.S Ship searching for oil in the Essequibo River, the Guyana Defence Force issued...

US Vessel arrives in Margarita, case handed over to Venezuelan Prosecutors

– The U.S vessel which was arrested by the Venezuelan navy has arrived in Margarita and is currently under investigation by the Venezuelan...

British Navy makes £58m drug bust in Caribbean

- The British Royal Navy says a warship deployed in the Caribbean seized cannabis and cocaine with a street value of £58 million...

Update: Caracas says seized ship was in Venezuela’s waters illegally

- The Venezuelan Government has issued a statement demanding an explanation from the Guyana government as to why a US Ship was operating...

Woman stabs boyfriend in the eye for refusing to have sex with her

- A Jamaican woman is facing an attempted murder charge after stabbing her boyfriend in the eye after he refused to have sex...

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...