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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

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...

Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine

  - A Malaysian airliner reportedly with 295 people on board has crashed in Ukraine near the Russian border, on a flight from Amsterdam...

ID cards for New York Caribbean immigrants

  - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed legislation to create a municipal identification card for Caribbean and other immigrants living...

Legendary author Maya Angelou dies

  - Maya Angelou, a renowned poet, novelist and actress whose work defied description under a simple label, has died, her literary agent, Helen...

Google to start building ‘friendly’ driverless car

  - Google is to start building its own driverless car that will have a stop-go button but no controls, steering wheel or pedals. The...

Schengen Visa Information System to be launched tomorrow

  - The Delegation of the European Union in Guyana is informing the general public that beginning from May 15, 2014 the new...

Indian politician dies after being hugged by ‘human torch’ on live TV

  - A political leader from India’s Uttar Pradesh state has died after being horrifically burned by a man who set himself on fire...

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...