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Monday, February 17, 2020

Pakistani teen cuts off hand after cleric accuses him of blasphemy

Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) - A Pakistani teenager cut off his hand after a Muslim cleric wrongly accused him of blasphemy, a local police chief...

Nagamootoo’s elaborate Secret Service entourage sparks outrage among NY-based Guyanese – protest, poor attendance...

Protest and poor attendance marked two of the three meetings in New York over the weekend that were attended by Guyana’s Prime Minister Moses...

Gov’t to close Wales Estate – Hundreds of sugar workers to be placed...

By Kristen Macklingam, INews reporter The APNU/AFC coalition is proceeding to stick to plans it had made while in Opposition to have sugar factories/estates shut...

Nagamootoo stripped of all ‘line responsibilities’ …now reports to Min of Presidency Harmon

(The following is a lead article published in today’s Guyana Times, and reprinted here for our readers) On Thursday, January 14, in his first address...

MISSING TT MOM FOUND DEAD…ex-lover allegedly confesses to murder

Reprinted from Trinidad Express Trinidad and Tobago - The search for Hassina Sarah Khan ended yesterday (Friday January 15) in a gravel track off...

UPDATE: Five charged with British teen’s murder

Apart from Aaron Hing, 23, also known as ‘Neutral’ and Staymon George, 24, also called ‘Stayey’ being charged for the murder of British teenager,...

Zika virus detected in Guyana

  The first case of the dreaded zika virus has been detected in Guyana, Public Health Minister Dr George Norton told the National Assembly this...

Mets search for a Diamond on the Cricket Pitch – former international cricket star Kieran...

By Jared Diamond, Wall Street Journal Kieran Powell, a 25-year-old outfielder from the Caribbean nation of St. Kitts and Nevis, has received worldwide recognition for his ability...

Obama: ‘Political malice, gridlock threaten destiny’ – sells optimism to nervous nation in State...

Washington (CNN): Putting aside a sudden crisis with Iran, President Barack Obama on Tuesday night urged Americans in his final State of the Union...

At US$1.3 billion, America’s Powerball jackpot in world record territory

With Powerball's jackpot now at US$1.3 billion and likely to surge higher by Wednesday's drawing, the U.S. multi-state lottery is offering the world's richest...

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APNU/AFC policies do not support wealth, job creation – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has stated that the APNU/AFC coalition over the past five years has implemented policies that do not support the creation...

Jude Bentley’s daughter tells of pain of losing both parents on same road 13...

“It feels unreal,” said 18-year-old Jada Bentley as she reflected on the gruesome deaths of both of her parents. Her mother, Melissa Yenkana, was struck...

Police find illegal gun, ammo in city  

Police ranks conducting a mobile patrol in Georgetown on Friday (February 14, 2020) discovered an unlicensed firearm along with matching ammunition. The illegal weapon was...

Motorcycle bandits rob ECD supermarket

Police on the East Coast of Demerara (ECD) are on the hunt for two men who stormed into the Monica Supermarket located at Non-Pariel...

1 dead, 2 others hospitalised after being struck by car on Corentyne Road

A 16-year-old girl died this morning after she and her 14-year-old sister along with another young child were struck by a car on the...

Corentyne teacher robbed during home invasion

The headteacher of the Kildonan Primary School is now fearful after bandits invaded her home at Lancaster Village, Corentyne, Berbice, Region Six. Shereen Ali was...

Linden minibus driver fined for traffic offences

A Wismar, Linden, Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) minibus driver was fined $32,500 by Magistrate Annette Singh when he appeared at the Linden Magistrate’s Court...

Banks DIH mulls setting up technical institute

Beverage giant Banks DIH Limited says it is currently discussing the possibility of establishing a private Technical and Vocational Education and Training Institution (TVET). This...

Jagdeo says new Marriott deal lacks transparency, an elections gimmick

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo contends that the new deal to build a Marriott-branded hotel at Ogle, Greater Georgetown lacks transparency and is merely an...

Marcus Bisram case: Witness gives evidence, cross-examination goes into evening

By: Andrew Carmichael Evidence by the lone witness, who has been mandated to take the stand and give evidence in the Marcus Bisram trial for...