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Lady Jags encamped in Canada – ahead of CONCACAF Olympic Qualifiers in February

Ahead of the much anticipated CONCACAF Olympic Qualifier Tournament set for February in Texas, Guyana’s national women’s team better known as the Lady Jags...

Saudi Arabia executes top Shia cleric, 46 others, CNN reports

According to a recent CNN report, Saudi Arabia on Saturday said it had executed 47 people in a single day, including a dissident Shiite...

British Muslim family barred from flying to Disneyland

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Prime Minister David Cameron was urged to intervene Wednesday after a British Muslim family was prevented from flying to...

Guyanese charged for killing Trini woman in Toronto

- The brother of 28-year-old Rosemarie Junor, the victim in an unprovoked fatal stabbing at a downtown Toronto drugstore last week, says his sister had...

Brooklyn woman found guilty of murdering Guyanese tenant

- A jury has convicted a Brooklyn woman in the death and dismemberment of a woman whose body parts were found on Long...

91-Y-0 woman suffocates to death from sex game with neighbour

- It was a sex game gone wrong. A 91-year-old Portuguese woman suffocated to death during a freaky sex game with her 49-year-old...

US to tighten rules for visa-free visits

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — After recent extremist attacks, the United States is to tighten security procedures for its visa waiver program for visitors...

Commonwealth elects first woman Secretary General

- Baroness Patricia Scotland from the UK was elected secretary general of the Commonwealth by leaders of the 53-nation bloc. She was one of...

US issues worldwide travel alert due to ‘increased terrorist threats’

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) – The United States issued a worldwide travel alert on Monday warning American citizens of "increased terrorist threats" in the...

Paris attacks: Bataclan and other assaults leave many dead

- France has declared a national state of emergency and tightened borders after at least 128 people were killed in a night of gun...

Recent Articles

President pardons 2 female prisoners

President David Granger on Friday pardoned two female prisoners in observance of Guyana’s 53rd Independence Anniversary. The women freed are Bibi Parjohn, 40, and 30-year-old...

Decomposed body of miner found in latrine

The decomposed body of a 25-year-old miner was on Wednesday found in a latrine in Tasawenie Backdam, North West District (NWD). It is believed that...

Carpenter arraigned for murder of reputed wife

Devenand Narine, a saw operator was earlier today arraigned for the brutal murder of his reputed wife, Farida Khayum who was stabbed at their...

Constable nabbed with several passports at his home under “open arrest”

The Police Constable who was earlier this month nabbed by law enforcement officials with several passports at his home is under “open arrest” but...

Takatu Landing fatal stabbing: Victim identified as Diamond, EBD resident

The police have confirmed that the miner who was stabbed to death at Takutu Landing, Puruni Road, Mazaruni River after he went in aid...

UG on lock down following bomb scare

The University of Guyana (UG) is currently on lock down due to a possible bomb scare. As a result, the gates to the tertiary...

Who will win the World Cup? The captains have their say

(Taken from ESPNCricinfo) Aaron Finch (Australia) It's a good question, I think, England have been in great form over the last couple of years and along...

$67M approved for preparatory works, consultancy services for EBD to ECD bypass road

The National Assembly on Thursday, approved $67M to start preparatory works and consultancy services for the new design of the East Bank to East...

Ambitious Hetmyer eyeing World Cup as breakout moment

SOUTHAMPTON, England (CMC) — Big-hitting left-hander Shimron Hetmyer hopes to use the World Cup to make an indelible mark on the international stage, but...

Theresa May quits: UK set for new PM by end of July

(Excerpts from BBC) Theresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving the way for a contest to decide...