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US attorney general says Trayvon Martin inquiry to continue

America's top prosecutor has said an investigation into the "tragic, unnecessary" death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin will continue. The justice department last year opened an...

Zimmerman Not Guilty in Killing of Trayvon Martin

SANFORD, Fla. — George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager, igniting a national debate on racial profiling and...

Baby stabbed 90 times with scissors by his Chinese mother

DAILY MAIL - An eight-month-old boy is lucky to be alive after he was stabbed 90 times by his mother, mostly in the face,...

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...

Recent Articles

GWI working to provide water access in Moblissa and Bamia

The long wait by some 250 residents of Moblissa on the Soesdyke-Linden Highway for access to potable water will soon be over as Guyana...

La Jalousie businessman robbed at gunpoint

A 32-year-old businessman of La Jalousie, West Coast Demerara was on Tuesday evening robbed at gunpoint by two unidentifiable men. Junior December was robbed of...

65-Y-O man from Region Five dies from Covid-19

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as of January 27, 2021, one more person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Foo disappointed and hurt, but committed to working hard

By Brandon Corlette Take a moment and imagine you scored the second highest aggregate for your team in the last Regional Super50 tournament and for...

Venezuela’s “absurd” actions are security risks to entire region – Guyana tells OAS Permanent...

A number of countries on the Organization of American States (OAS) Permanent Council today condemned the recent acts of aggression by Venezuela against Guyana. The...

CDC activates National Oil Spill Response Plan

The Civil Defence Commission (CDC) has operationalised the National Oil Spill Response Plan (NOSRP) and the National Oil Spill Committee, in mobilising contingency plans...

Belize condemns Venezuela’s “flagrant violation of Guyana’s sovereignty”, calls for release of detained Guyanese

Statement by Belize in Support of Guyana The Government of Belize has registered its serious concern regarding official reports of 12 Guyanese nationals and their...

OAS condemns Venezuela’s illegal detention of Guyanese, demands their release

Statement from OAS General Secretariat on Illegal Detention of Guyanese Vessels by Venezuela The General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (OAS) condemns the...

Armed bandits attack labourer over phone worth $27,000

  A 40-year-old labourer of Old Road La Retraite, West Bank Demerara (WBD) was last evening attacked by two bandits who robbed him of his...

Man sleeping on the road beaten to death with brick

  Police are investigating the murder of a man who has been identified as "Curl Up Toe" which occurred during the wee hours of today. The...