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Thursday, September 19, 2019

UK woman picks penis-shaped strawberry from her garden

(NEW YORK DAILY NEWS) - Carole Collen, 52, stumbled across the suggestive fruit in her vegetable patch at her home in Dartford, Kent, on...

Guyanese among those killed by teen killers on “fun” shooting spree in Florida

A 15-year-old boy from Florida went on a deadly shooting spree 'for fun,' killing one man at a bus stop and slitting another man's...

China’s landslide ‘buries up to 40 people’

(BBC) - A landslide has buried between 30 and 40 people in China's Sichuan province following heavy rain, state media say. Rescue workers with search...

Egypt orders Brotherhood head arrest

(BBC) - Egypt's state prosecutor has issued an arrest warrant for the leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie, and a number of other...

Dad uses $104,000 Mercedes to ram son’s BMW on busy road after family argument

DAILY NEWS - A family argument got completely out of hand when a dad used his $104,000 Mercedes to ram his son's BMW on...

Climate Change could make hurricanes stronger and more frequent

By Bryan Walsh   Existing research suggests that hurricanes could become stronger but less frequent thanks to climate change. But a new study says both could...

Corruption getting worse – Transparency International

BBC - More than one in two people think corruption has worsened over the last two years, according to a public opinion survey by...

Egypt unrest: Brotherhood rejects Mansour poll decree

President Mohammed Morsi was ousted by the army last week after mass protests. The Tamarod movement, which organised the protests, has said it was...

Egypt unrest: Morsi supporters shot dead in Cairo

BBC - At least 40 people have been killed in a shooting incident in Cairo, amid ongoing unrest over the removal of Egypt's President...

Egypt’s President Mohammed Morsi ousted

Huffington Post – The Egyptian military has announced the removal of Mohammed Morsi as President, presenting a roadmap for reconciliation in the country. In a televised...

Recent Articles

Hardcopy bills still available – GTT

Even as the company moves towards its e-billing system, the Guyana Telephone Telegraph (GTT) company says the option of receiving a hardcopy format of...

Taxi Driver nabbed with illegal firearm

A 44-year-old taxi driver was Tuesday morning nabbed with an unlicensed revolver in his possession. Police Headquarters said the discovery was made by an Anti-Crime...

Minibus driver remanded for assaulting police

A 30-year-old minibus driver made his first court appearance at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts where he was slapped with seven charges. Tavid Ahmad appeared before...

Jagdeo says Sept. 18 was ‘red line’ day; calls for decisive action from GECOM...

Exactly three months after the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) validated the December 21, 2018 passage of the No-Confidence Motion (NCM) against the Coalition...

GECOM Chair to advise President on elections tomorrow

Chairperson of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Justice Claudette Singh has committed to advising President David Granger on the entity's readiness to have elections. See...

Guyana’s first E-Library launched at North Georgetown Secondary School

The North Georgetown Secondary School celebrated its 50th anniversary in grand style by launching the country's first e-library, which costs some $10.5M. This innovative project...

Truck driver in fatal Agricola accident charged

Danion Welcome, the driver of the truck involved in the horrific accident at Agricola Public Road, Greater Georgetown, that claimed the life of seven-year-old...

India announces ban on e-cigarettes

(BBC) India's cabinet has announced a ban on the production, import and sale of electronic cigarettes, saying they pose a risk to health. An executive...

CPL 2019: Lewis and Khan guilty of Code of Conduct breach

During Match 14 of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League both Evin Lewis of the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots and Ali Khan of...

Pensioner dies in Corriverton fire

An 85-year-old man perished in a fire at his home at Scottsburg, Corriverton, Region Six. Stanley Brown, an amputee, was trapped in the upper-flat of...