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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

7 children killed in Brooklyn house fire

- Seven brother and sisters were killed and two others -- including their mother and their teenage sister -- were critically injured when...

Son of Suriname’s President Dino Bouterse sentenced to 16 years in US prison

– The son of Suriname's president was sentenced on Tuesday to 16-1/4 years in prison, after pleading guilty last August to U.S. charges...

Accused rapist dragged from jail cell in India and killed

- A mob of thousands stormed a jail in the northeastern Indian city of Dimapur, seized a prisoner accused of rape, paraded him...

Washington DC legalises marijuana

- Washington DC has become the latest place in the United States to legalise the possession of small amounts of marijuana. As of...

Samsung warns about ‘listening’ TV

- Samsung is warning customers to avoid discussing personal information in front of their smart television set. The warning applies to TV viewers...

New York shuts down for winter storm; CAL cancels flights

- New York City, Boston and other areas in the north-eastern US have shut down, with forecasters warning residents to expect "crippling" amounts...

Dying Brooklyn man makes plea to see Guyanese sister after embassy denies visa

– Christopher Robinson is in the final stages of a rare and deadly form of renal cancer. His health is deteriorating so rapidly that...

Commonwealth Observers, headed by Jagdeo found Sri Lanka Elections was marked by large-scale abuse...

See below a statement issued by Dr Bharrat Jagdeo, Chair of the Commonwealth Observer Group Sri Lanka Presidential Election 2015.   The Commonwealth Observer Group commends...

Sri Lanka election: shock as President Mahinda Rajapaksa concedes defeat

[www.inewsguyana.com – The Guardian - Sri Lanka’s president, Mahinda Rajapaksa, has conceded defeat in an election seen as the most significant poll for decades...

Forty bodies found in AirAsia missing plane search

- At least 40 bodies have been recovered from the sea in the search for missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501, the Indonesian navy says. The...

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M.B Sandaka to commence operations on Thursday between Guyana & Suriname

Following the suspension of services offered by the MV Canawaima Ferry, which plies the Suriname-Guyana route, due to technical issues, the Management of the...

Christian leaders join calls for President to respect Constitution

– urges GECOM staff to conduct duties with integrity, professionalism – as pressure continues to mount on President to call elections Christian leaders from the Zadok...

Prisoner who chopped off handcuffs while in lockups remanded

Gary Grant who while under arrest at the Stabroek Police Outpost on Thursday last, and who allegedly armed himself with a cutlass, chopped off...

GRBD announces increase in paddy prices

As harvesting for the second crop of 2019 gains momentum, the Guyana Rice Development Board announced that paddy prices have increased and farmers are...

Miner charged for murder of drinking buddy

A miner was on Monday arraigned for the murder of his drinking buddy when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court. Thirty-two-year-old, Mcnee Edwards of...

8200 persons infected with HIV in Guyana  

Public Heath Minister, Volda Lawrence earlier today revealed that a total of 8200 persons are infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) while adding that...

Granger greeted with protest in Essequibo

  Hundreds of citizens on the Essequibo Coast, Region Two (Pomeroom/Supernaam) earlier today picketed President David as he made his way from the Hampton Court...

MMA-ADA threatens dozens with repossession of land

– says it’s owed over $50M in rent, D&I fees A number of landowners are facing the repossession of hundreds of acres of farmland after...

Commonwealth says elections are “long overdue”, urges President to immediately set date

The Commonwealth body on Monday joins other groups and the Diplomatic Community and calls on President David Granger to set an early date for...

Claims of ‘hooliganism’ just manufactured lies – Teixeira

points to veiled threats against protesters, parliamentary Opposition reminds that Govt ignored PPP’s previous offer to extend life People’s Progressive Party (PPP) Executive Gail...