Stabroek vendors charged with $22M L. Seepersaud Maraj heist
Three Stabroek Market vendors were yesterday charged with breaking and entering the L. Seepersaud Ma...
Friday - 13th July, 2018
Greenidge, Brazil foreign minister discuss Lethem road, Venezuelan refugees
Agreed timelines on matters related to the development of the Linden to Lethem Road and cooperation ...
Thursday - 12th July, 2018
Two in custody over slaying of pandit, son
Two persons are now in police custody as the probe into the gruesome murders of 61-year-old Deonarin...
Wednesday - 11th July, 2018
Rosignol pensioner remanded over girlfriend’s murder
A Rosignol, West Coast Berbice pensioner was yesterday charged with the murder of his girlfriend.&am...
Tuesday - 10th July, 2018
Second man to face trial over Mocha mechanic’s murder
Sedley Liverpool, who is one of the men charged with the killing of Mocha Mechanic Terrence Lanferma...
Monday - 9th July, 2018
President meets new Barbadian PM:
President David Granger (left) in discussion with newly-elected Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mott...
Saturday - 7th July, 2018
Gov’t moving to repeal jail sentences for small amounts of ganja – Granger
President David Granger has said that the removal of custodial sentences for possession of small amo...
Friday - 6th July, 2018
US$100m Pegasus investment set for take-off
The US$100m ($20b) Pegasus Suites & Corporate Centre in Kingston is set to commence preparat...
Thursday - 5th July, 2018
GTU says finding it difficult to trust Granger gov’t on pay deal
The Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) says it is finding it difficult to trust the Granger administration ...
Wednesday - 4th July, 2018
Man wanted by police over Kitty murder
Damian Bissoon, 31, is wanted by the police for questioning in relation to the murder of Taj Andrew ...
Tuesday - 3rd July, 2018
ExxonMobil Foundation announces US$10m for sustainable employment, conservation
ExxonMobil Foundation, the philanthropic arm of ExxonMobil, yesterday announced US$10m ($2b) in fund...
Monday - 2nd July, 2018
Third party needed now to deliver political unity – Ramkarran
Calling last Tuesday’s decision by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) upholding presidential ter...
Saturday - 30th June, 2018
Attorney, Marcus Bisram’s mother charged with witness tampering in murder inquiry
An attorney and the mother of United States-based Guyanese murder accused Marcus Bisram were yesterd...
Friday - 29th June, 2018
Grade Six exams see rise in English passes, drop in Maths
Although passes in English at this year’s National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) saw a rise to 60%, ...
Thursday - 28th June, 2018
The Ministry of the Presidency’s Department of Environment (DOE) is calling on citizens to desist ...
Wednesday - 27th June, 2018
CCJ nixes third term
`It was clear from the history of the amendments that they did not emerge from the desire of any pol...
Tuesday - 26th June, 2018
Day of mourning:
The flag of Guyana at half-staff at Public Buildings in observance of yesterday’s national day of ...
Monday - 25th June, 2018
Miss Earth Guyana:
Xamiera Kippins (second from left) is the newly crowned Miss Earth Guyana after stiff competition at...
Saturday - 23rd June, 2018
Suspects in Crabwood Creek man’s disappearance lead cops to burnt remains
Two former murder accused, who are suspects in the disappearance of a Crabwood Creek pensioner, have...
Friday - 22nd June, 2018
-cops didn’t take woman’s reports seriously, deceased’s mother says
A Limlair Village, Corentyne farmer murdered his estranged common-law wife on Wednesday evening, whe...
Thursday - 21st June, 2018
GEA fuel inspector dies in Essequibo Coast crash
A Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) fuel inspector died and his work colleague is in critical condition at ...
Wednesday - 20th June, 2018
Boyfriend on manslaughter charge over killing of Sasia Adams
The 21-year-old boyfriend of Sasia Adams, the young woman who succumbed last week after allegedly ju...
Tuesday - 19th June, 2018
‘Judge me on my professional record’
Incoming Deputy Chief Election Officer (DCEO) of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) Roxanne Pri...
Monday - 18th June, 2018
Enhanced bridge over Demerara River likely - sources
An upgrade is expected for the planned New Demerara River crossing with government now looking at a ...
Saturday - 16th June, 2018
NY murder accused loses challenge to extradition proceedings
Justice Jo-Ann Barlow yesterday dismissed a challenge filed on behalf of fugitive murder accused Tro...
Friday - 15th June, 2018
PPP/C to fight any attempt to rig polls – Jagdeo
Reiterating the PPP/C’s concerns that the APNU+AFC government plans to rig the 2020 general electi...
Thursday - 14th June, 2018
March against child labour:
Students, members of the Guyana Police Force and employees of the Ministry of Social Protection, yes...
Wednesday - 13th June, 2018
Exxon still on course for first oil by March, 2020
ExxonMobil remains on target to begin oil production offshore Guyana by March, 2020, following the s...
Tuesday - 12th June, 2018
GuySuCo’s first crop at dismal 34, 450 tonnes
The Guyana Sugar Corporation (GuySuCo) has produced a dismal 34,450 tonnes of sugar for the first cr...
Monday - 11th June, 2018
Last rites for champion calypsonian:
Relatives gathered around the casket at the funeral service for Calypsonian Mighty Rebel which was h...
Saturday - 9th June, 2018
Supreme Court workers over the course of Tuesday and Wednesday removed the paint that was splattered...
Friday - 8th June, 2018
Berbice police nab key suspect in piracy attack off Suriname
The police in Berbice two days ago arrested one of the key suspects in the April 27 piracy attack of...
Thursday - 7th June, 2018
Teen remanded over murder of man in piracy attack off Suriname
A teenager was yesterday remanded after he was charged with the murder of Tilaknauth Mohabir, one of...
Wednesday - 6th June, 2018
Timehri businesswoman charged with escaping from cops after being held for ganja possession, unlicensed liquor sale
A Timehri businesswoman was yesterday charged with escaping from custody after being arrested for al...
Tuesday - 5th June, 2018
Patterson announces plans for two more roundabouts for Region Four
In a bid to improve the flow of traffic in Region Four, two more roundabouts will be constructed, Mi...
Monday - 4th June, 2018
New York independence parade!
Scores of US-based Guyanese took part in a parade in Brooklyn, New York on Saturday in observance of...
Saturday - 2nd June, 2018
‘Otisha’ charged with rape of boy, 14
Transgender sex worker Otis Pearson, popularly known as ‘Otisha,’ was yesterday charged with sex...
Friday - 1st June, 2018
As the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) celebrated its 16th anniversary on Wednesday evening, Managin...
Thursday - 31st May, 2018
Former ministry engineer Madramootoo arrested at CJIA, charged with fraud
Former Ministry of Agriculture engineer Hanniel Madramootoo was arrested yesterday morning upon his ...
Wednesday - 30th May, 2018
Mechanic charged with murdering Goldfields manager
A mechanic was yesterday charged with murdering Guyana Goldfields Inc. manager Neil Whyte, who was f...
Tuesday - 29th May, 2018
Public service credit union moving to court over ministry decision to take control
The ousted management of the Guyana Public Service Co-operative Credit Union (GPSCCU) will move to t...
Monday - 28th May, 2018
Future of the Guyana Defence Force!
Toddlers of the GDF Margaret Rose Arthur Day Care Centre, recently visited the office of GDF Chief o...
Saturday - 26th May, 2018
Hope man kills ex, commits suicide
In full view of her twoyear-old son, a young Hope, East Coast Demerara woman was stabbed to death ye...
Friday - 25th May, 2018
Stage set for Independence extravaganza
Guyana’s 52nd Independence Anniversary celebrations will focus predominantly on the country’s yo...
Thursday - 24th May, 2018
Students from several secondary schools, and the Mahaicony Technical and Vocational Training Centre ...
Wednesday - 23rd May, 2018
Herstelling man accused of drowning estranged wife
A Herstelling, East Bank Demerara man is now in police custody after witnesses say he drowned his es...
Tuesday - 22nd May, 2018
Secondary school students were yesterday given a tour of the National Archives as it commemorates its Annual Independence exhibition under the theme, “New frontiers of Nationhood.” In this DPI photo, students deliberate on one of the items.
Monday - 21st May, 2018
Exxon says 585 Guyanese employed in oil operations here
Guyanese comprise fiftytwo percent of Exxon Mobil’s local workforce while 227 Guyanese companies s...
Saturday - 19th May, 2018
Trotman says award of 600 blocks to Exxon subsidiary was legal, vital to border security
Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman yesterday said that the award of 600 oil blocks to Ex...
Friday - 18th May, 2018
Mon Repos fisherman dies after co-worker slits throat
A Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara fisherman died yesterday after a co-worker slit his throat at the N...
Thursday - 17th May, 2018
As the East Coast Demerara Road Widening and Improvement Project progresses, efforts have been stepp...
Wednesday - 16th May, 2018
D’ Aguiar Park woman charged with attempted murder of cop at GMR&SC
Maryann Daby, who police say attempted to murder a police constable and had possession of an unlicen...
Tuesday - 15th May, 2018
Miner gets 10 years for killing co-worker
Renard Romain was yesterday morning sentenced to 10 years in jail for the unlawful killing of fellow...
Monday - 14th May, 2018
GPL linesman shocked during pole replacement
A Guyana Power and Light (GPL) linesman was yesterday morning rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospit...
Saturday - 12th May, 2018
Mother’s day options:
A line of locallycrafted jewellery on sale at the Food for the Poor’s ‘Mother’s Mega Market Da...
Friday - 11th May, 2018
Third person charged over murder of America St moneychanger
Road expansion at Turkeyen: The Ministry of Public Infrastructure is undertaking works to expand and...
Thursday - 10th May, 2018
The gathering at the Europe Day reception yesterday at the Pegasus Hotel....
Wednesday - 9th May, 2018
Man charged with causing guard’s death by dangerous driving
An Anna Catherina man was yesterday remanded to prison after he was charged with causing the death o...
Tuesday - 8th May, 2018
Sara Johanna man charged over suspected vigilante killing in 2016
A Sara Johanna resident was yesterday remanded to prison after he was charged with the 2016 murder o...
Monday - 7th May, 2018
Ramjattan to press Suriname for better info to relatives of missing fishermen
When Minister of Public Security Khemraj Ramjattan meets with the Surinamese authorities today, he w...
Saturday - 5th May, 2018
Case discharged against woman accused of murdering brother
The murder charge against Debbie Hansraj, who was accused of fatally stabbing her brother, Vishal Ha...
Friday - 4th May, 2018
Guyanese fisher killed in second pirate attack
A second piracy attack on a fishing boat in Suriname waters, nearly a week after the first, which le...
Thursday - 3rd May, 2018
GDF Captain deemed fit to stand trial for wife’s murder
Guyana Defence Force captain Orwain Sandy, who was charged with the murder of his common-law wife, R...
Wednesday - 2nd May, 2018
Two killed in highway smash-up
Two men, including a policeman, were killed and another injured following an early morning accident ...
Tuesday - 1st May, 2018
Ministerial team visits drillship
A high-level ministerial team yesterday visited ExxonMobil’s Noble Bob Douglas drillship to have a...
Monday - 30th April, 2018
Fyrish cane harvester dies in Cromarty crash
A cane harvester of Fyrish Village, Corentyne died on Saturday evening and three others sustained in...
Saturday - 28th April, 2018
CJIA expansion on track
Even as he sought to assure taxpayers yesterday that they are getting value for money on the US$150 ...
Friday - 27th April, 2018
Guyana must take responsibility for loss of US catfish market – Business Minister
Minister of Business Dominic Gaskin has conceded that Guyana must take full responsibility for the c...
Thursday - 26th April, 2018
US-based couple gifts $80m for behavioural studies centre at UG
The University of Guyana has signed an agreement with the US-based Jay and Sylvia Sobhraj Foundation...
Wednesday - 25th April, 2018
Top brass from the Guyana Police Force, members of the minibus association and representatives of th...
Tuesday - 24th April, 2018
DPP nixes charges against ministers
Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Shalimar Ali-Hack yesterday discontinued the private criminal...
Monday - 23rd April, 2018
GRA gearing up for oil sector scrutiny
Acknowledging that the Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) lacks the technical expertise to deal with aud...
Saturday - 21st April, 2018
Members of the Transparency Institute of Guyana Inc. yesterday participating in the anti-corruption walk organised by the State Assets Recovery Agency (SARA) with support from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime.
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Friday - 20th April, 2018
Refunding of Dynamic passengers to begin May 2nd
The Ministry of Public Infrastructure (MPI) yesterday announced that refunding of passengers who wer...
Thursday - 19th April, 2018
Police probing learner driver exam for ‘massive irregularities’
London meeting: President David Granger (right) greeting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau yest...
Wednesday - 18th April, 2018
Exxon sued in Colorado over climate change
NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) Three Colorado communities filed a lawsuit against oil compani...
Monday - 16th April, 2018
Charges against Singh, Brassington to be challenged
Former People’s Pro-gressive Party/Civic government officials Winston Brassington and Dr Ashni Sin...
Saturday - 14th April, 2018
Mercury levels at Gold Board safe, analysis finds
Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman yesterday announced that an analysis of the mercury emiss...
Friday - 13th April, 2018
Harmony Village launched:
Minister of Social Cohesion, Dr. George Norton, yesterday morning declared open Harmony Village on t...
Thursday - 12th April, 2018
Stakeholders briefed on draft moveable property bill
Stakeholders in the business sector were yesterday sensitized on the draft moveable property bill du...
Wednesday - 11th April, 2018
NGO gets $87.7m from EU to reintegrate children living in institutions
Local NGO, ChildLink has secured a grant from the European Union (EU) of $87.7m to reintegrate 749 c...
Tuesday - 10th April, 2018
Triumph man, 64, charged with threatening to kill president
A 64-year-old Triumph, East Coast Demerara resident was today remanded to prison after he was charge...
Monday - 9th April, 2018
A passenger in a speedboat took this photo of the Wakenaam Stelling yesterday. He said it’s a regu...
Saturday - 7th April, 2018
Weeping soldier charged with murdering spouse
An emotional Captain Orwain Sandy was yesterday charged with the murder of his common-law wife Reona...
Friday - 6th April, 2018
Harmon promises swift response to private sector development plan
Minister of State, Joseph Harmon last evening said that the private sector and the government are no...
Thursday - 5th April, 2018
Ramjattan says believes police version in seawall shootings
Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan says he believes Acting Commissioner of Police David ...
Wednesday - 4th April, 2018
Santa Rosa RC Church marks bicentennial
From left are parish priest Fr Pedro Torres (left), South American Provincial Superior Fr Alberto Ba...
Tuesday - 3rd April, 2018
This family enjoyed the Easter holiday yesterday with good old fashioned kite flying on the outskirt...
Monday - 2nd April, 2018
Sand Creek girl crowned Miss Rupununi Rodeo 2018
Seventeen-year-old Shanelle Thomas of Sand Creek, South Rupununi was crowned Miss Rupununi Rodeo 201...
Friday - 30th March, 2018
Gov’t mulls natural gas as transitional option to tackle power woes
Asserting that the growth of the country’s manufacturing sector is inextricably linked to the crea...
Thursday - 29th March, 2018
Mayors sworn in:
Georgetown Mayor Patricia Chase-Green (left) was one of a number of mayors and deputies sworn in at ...
Wednesday - 28th March, 2018
President David Granger last evening attended and declared open the Seventh Day Adventist Church Car...
Tuesday - 27th March, 2018
Italian oil giant expresses interest in drilling offshore
Italian oil and gas company, ENI is the latest petroleum giant to formally signal interest in drilli...
Monday - 26th March, 2018
Reopening of Colombian Embassy here under discussion
Wedding race winners:...
Saturday - 24th March, 2018
Cop charged over sexual activity with girl, 15
A police constable was yesterday remanded to prison after he was accused of sexual activity with a 1...
Friday - 23rd March, 2018
Managerial changes in keeping with succession planning - GRA
The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) yesterday said that over the last two years the GRA has been cons...