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Monday, September 16, 2019

Can you get Ebola on a plane?

  - Ever since a Liberian man got on a plane and traveled to the United States with the Ebola virus incubating in his...

Judge: Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

- PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — A South African judge on Friday found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide in the shooting death...

South African judge clears Pistorius of murder charges

-  A South African judge cleared Oscar Pistorius of all murder charges today, saying prosecutors had failed to prove the Olympic and Paralympic...

Girl, 18, marries stray dog as part of bizarre Indian tribal ritual

  - An 18-year-old Indian girl has married a stray dog as part of a tribal ritual designed to ward off an evil spell. Mangli...

Man kills himself by decapitation in the Bronx

  - A man managed to behead himself in a spectacularly gruesome suicide in the Bronx on Monday, September 01. Tomas Rivera, 51, of upstate...

Man shot and killed, 4 others wounded near route of West Indian Day Parade

  - At least five people were shot, one fatally, near the route of Brooklyn’s West Indian Day Parade in a string of early...

US Journalist beheaded by Islamist Militants

  - The Islamic State militant group has released a video online purporting to show the killing of a US journalist. The victim was...

Indian girl cuts off uncle’s penis in rape attempt

  - Police in India are praising a teenage girl who allegedly cut off her uncle’s penis as he attempted to rape her. The report...

Brooklyn woman charged for murder of Guyanese in NY

  - A 42-year-old Brooklyn woman has been charged in the killing of a missing woman whose partially dismembered body was found in a...

Scores killed in Taiwan Plane Crash

  - A passenger plane has crashed after a failed emergency landing in Taiwan, killing more than 40 people, local officials say. The domestic flight...

Recent Articles

Body of US-based chef found in Kitty apartment

The nude body of a US-based chef was on Sunday morning discovered on the kitchen floor of his Station Street, Kitty, Georgetown apartment. The...

Jordan takes four on debut before Lewis fireworks seal big win for Patriots

Akeem Jordan took 4/33 on his Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) debut to set St Kitts & Nevis Patriots on their way to a...

GPL “smart metres” to be introduced next year

…prepaid metres out of stock Even as the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) is yet to fulfil the demands of its customers in supplying prepaid...

Guyanese family from hurricane-ravaged Bahamas returns home today

A five-member Guyanese family is expected to return home today from the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Director of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Kester Craig told Inews...

MACORP launches new line of parts for Caterpillar machine

The need for machinery parts that function effectively and considers its users’ budget has now been met by the Machinery Corporation of Guyana Limited ...

No more tax exemptions for certain Toyota vehicles after November

After November 30, 2019, the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) will not be allowing tax exemptions on certain Toyota vehicles being registered in the G...

Police nab several men with “Molotov cocktails”

…drugs, illegal motorcycles unearthed during raid in Linden Several alleged arsonists were nabbed by the Police after ranks swooped down at the premises they had...

Warriors spinners bamboozle Patriots to set up fourth straight win

Guyana Amazon Warriors continued to match Trinbago Knight Riders win for win at the top of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table...

Several local banks shoring up on offshore investments

…billions of dollars worth of offshore securities purchased Some big names in the local banking sector have been increasing their offshore investments over the past...

Fire guts Good Hope house, furniture workshop

An early morning fire has left an East Coast Demerara (ECD) family counting their losses as their home and furniture workshop were completely destroyed. The...