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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Guyanese woman evades jail in huge Bronx Fraud case

- A Bronx woman who committed one of the borough's biggest ever case of benefits fraud got off with five years’ probation Tuesday...

New York Cop from Guyana shot dead in NYC

EAST HARLEM, N.Y. (WABC) -- The investigation continued early Wednesday morning after an NYPD officer was fatally shot in the head in East Harlem...

Justin Trudeau elected new Canadian Prime Minister

- Justin Trudeau, the son of former prime minister Pierre Trudeau, will be Canada’s next leader, after a dramatic federal election that ended...

Canada elections tomorrow, immigrants/diaspora votes important

- A Canadian election campaign that began amid widespread concern over a faltering economy has turned into a national referendum on the rights...

American Airlines accidentally sends wrong plane to Hawaii

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — American Airlines accidentally sent the wrong plane across the ocean from Los Angeles to Hawaii, a company spokesman confirmed...

9/11 anniversary: America remembers lives lost

- Bells are tolling and tears are flowing as the nation marks a dark day in sorrowful yet hopeful ceremonies. Fourteen years ago Friday, terrorists...

Lawyer shot in deadly mayhem before West Indian Day Parade in Brooklyn

- Harvard-educated lawyer in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration was shot in the head by a stray bullet in Brooklyn early Monday during a...

1 dead, 4 wounded in Brooklyn hookah lounge shooting

- A dispute turned deadly when a man opened fire at a Brooklyn bar early Friday, killing his adversary and wounding three partygoers...

Two US TV journalists shot dead during live report

- Two journalists have been shot dead during a live TV report in the US state of Virginia, their employer confirms. WDBJ7 TV...

Guyanese man killed trying to break up bar fight in Jersey City

JERSEY CITY (WABC) - A family is in mourning and speaking out about their brother, who died days after trying to break up a...

Recent Articles

Repairman gets 2 years’ jail for stealing from employer

Uriel Amsterdam was on Monday sentenced to two years’ imprisonment after he confessed to a larceny charge when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’...

Duo busted with 42kg of ganja at Parika charged

The two men of Tuschen New Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo (EBE), who were busted with over 42 kilograms of ganja in a motorcar...

Laws against bullying needed to protect LGBTQ+ youths – CCPA Head

At a reception hosted by Guyana’s Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD Guyana) and the British High Commission in Guyana to mark Spirit Day,...

14-year-old boy vanishes after visiting friend

Fourteen-year-old Christopher Basdeo, of Parfaite Harmonie, West Bank Demerara (WBD), disappeared on Wednesday after he reportedly left home to visit a friend’s house. On the...

Wanted man “Demon” nabbed at Cove and John

Delon 'Demon' Morgan who was wanted for questioning in connection with the murder of Deon Stoll was this morning nabbed during a road block...

LETTER: It is up to Guyanese to decide the life they want at 2020...

Dear Editor, The Granger Administration initiated hostilities with the Private Sector immediately upon assumption of office in 2015, it is now 2019 and the local...

Bangladesh players go on strike, India tour under threat

Bangladesh's cricketers have decided not to participate in any cricket activity for the foreseeable future until their demands for the improvement of cricket in...

Man dies after reportedly driving car into Demerara River

The lifeless body of a Berbice, Region Six resident was earlier this morning pulled from the Demerara River after he reportedly drove his motorcar...

Driver dies after fuel tanker topples down hill

A 34-year-old man is now dead after the fuel tanker he was operating toppled at Buck Hall Tapir Trail. Dead is Atewick De Freitas of...

Man found dead in trench with plastic bag wrapped around head

The partially decomposed body of a male was this morning found with a black plastic bag wrapped around his head at Potentia, West Bank...