Guyana - Stabroek News
Saturday - 22nd September, 2018
Vanishing act Voluntary groups disappear from race for city council
Voluntary groups have disappeared from the contest for seats on the Georgetown City Council but a fe...
Friday - 21st September, 2018
Handyman pleads guilty to attempted murder charge
Before the scheduled start of his trial for attempted murder, handyman Quincy Henry yesterday mornin...
Thursday - 20th September, 2018
Youth charged with murder of fellow Freeman St resident
An East La Penitence man was yesterday remanded after he was charged with the murder of Roger Allen,...
Wednesday - 19th September, 2018
Blairmont hire car driver jailed for four years
A Blairmont, West Bank Berbice, hire car driver who was on Friday evening arrested after the police ...
Tuesday - 18th September, 2018
Chinese Foreign Minister to visit Guyana
The State Councillor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China, Wang Yi, i...
Monday - 17th September, 2018
Getting it done!
This lad was photographed completing his school work as he waited on his mother to finish vending on...
Saturday - 15th September, 2018
Residents protest as constant power cuts leave Kwakwani in the dark
Residents of Kwakwani march through the community with their placards during the protest yesterday m...
Friday - 14th September, 2018
Hold approvals for Liza Phase-2 until Phase-1 costs verified – Mangal
Government should put all approvals for ExxonMobil’s Liza Phase2 on hold until a complete review o...
Thursday - 13th September, 2018
Energy MoU with T&T to be made public – President
President David Granger says the Memorandum of Understanding on Energy Sector Cooperation to be sign...
Wednesday - 12th September, 2018
Foulis man charged with murdering son
Mohan Sookdeo, the 44year-old man who is accused of fatally stabbing his son on Saturday evening at ...
Tuesday - 11th September, 2018
Body of handyman found after West Ruimveldt blaze
Monday - 10th September, 2018
National plan against alcohol abuse in the works - President
President David Granger says that government’s national plan to tackle excessive alcohol consumpti...
Saturday - 8th September, 2018
Guyanese need more places at law school
Though emphasising that the number of places available to Guyanese at the Hugh Wooding Law School is...
Friday - 7th September, 2018
Five ‘known characters’ for court
Five men are scheduled to appear in court after their vehicle was intercepted at Grove, East Bank De...
Thursday - 6th September, 2018
Teachers wage talks to resume today
The government and the GTU are to resume discussions today in a bid to end the teachers’ strike th...
Wednesday - 5th September, 2018
Accused in rape of girl, 16, gets bail release
A man was yesterday granted his release on $300,000 bail after he was charged with the rape of a 16-...
Tuesday - 4th September, 2018
DPP to appeal dismissal of charges against Westford, Cummings
The office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has signalled its intention to appeal the di...
Monday - 3rd September, 2018
Cop failed breathalyzer test after fatal accident
The family of 23-year-old Akemo Anthony who died in an accident late Saturday night are hopeful that...
Saturday - 1st September, 2018
Cafe blast kills pro-Moscow rebel leader in east Ukraine
MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) - The leader of Russian-backed separatists in the Donetsk region in eastern Uk...
Friday - 31st August, 2018
Exxon makes ninth oil discovery in Stabroek Block
ExxonMobil has made its ninth oil discovery offshore Guyana at the Hammerhead1 well, marking its fif...
Thursday - 30th August, 2018
Woman charged with murdering son to undergo psychiatric evaluation
Brenda Ferreira, the 26year-old mother who is accused of fatally stabbing her three-year-old son ove...
Wednesday - 29th August, 2018
Cops charge mother with murdering three-year-old
Brenda Ferreira, the 26-year-old mother who police say admitted to fatally stabbing her three-year-o...
Tuesday - 28th August, 2018
Betsy Ground man found guilty of manslaughter
A 20-year-old East Canje, Berbice man was yesterday unanimously found guilty of manslaughter at the ...
Monday - 27th August, 2018
SOCU is doing its job
British High Commissioner Gregory Quinn has expressed the view that the Special Organised Crime Unit...
Saturday - 25th August, 2018
Handyman gets four years for torching wife’s house
Handyman Prakash Ramdeo was yesterday sentenced to four years in jail after he admitted to setting h...
Friday - 24th August, 2018
Trotman defends ‘strategic’ ties with Exxon
Natural Resources Minister Raphael Trotman yesterday defended the APNU+AFC administration’s “str...
Thursday - 23rd August, 2018
East La Penitence woman murdered
Another young woman is dead after allegedly being stabbed in the neck by her boyfriend, who subseque...
Tuesday - 21st August, 2018
Teachers union in pre-strike outreaches
As teachers prepare to strike over deadlocked wage talks they are determined that government should ...
Monday - 20th August, 2018
Newly elected chairman of the People’s National Congress Reform, Volda Lawrence (seated at centre)...
Saturday - 18th August, 2018
Nandlall asks court to jail AG until judicial review law is operational
Attorney Anil Nandlall yesterday filed contempt of court proceedings, which seek to have Attorney Ge...
Friday - 17th August, 2018
Brush up your English
For the next two weeks, the Sunday Stabroek will carry remedial lessons in English by Dr Joyce Jonas...
Thursday - 16th August, 2018
Albouystown teen charged with armed robberies
An Albouystown teen was yesterday released on $100,000 bail after being charged with two counts of a...
Tuesday - 14th August, 2018
Third cop charged over learner drivers’ exam forgery
A 50-year-old police sergeant was yesterday faced with 12 charges stemming from his alleged role in ...
Monday - 13th August, 2018
Three friends perish in La Grange crash
A night of partying ended tragically as three friends are now dead and another is critical at the Ge...
Saturday - 11th August, 2018
Teachers’ union formally advises ministry of strike
The Guyana Teacher’s Union (GTU) has officially informed the Ministry of Education of its intentio...
Friday - 10th August, 2018
Brush up your English
For the next three weeks, the Sunday Stabroek will carry remediallessons in English by Dr Joyce Jona...
Thursday - 9th August, 2018
GDF Islanders arrive
The Guyana Defence Force’s Air Corps added two Britten-Norman Islanders to its fleet yesterday. Th...
Wednesday - 8th August, 2018
No bail for men accused of shooting at cops
Junior John and Jamal Jerioh, the two men who are accused of shooting at police ranks on Emancipatio...
Tuesday - 7th August, 2018
Kitty man electrocuted in Essequibo Coast mishap
A man is now dead, while another is in intensive care after they were both shocked in a mishap at Dr...
Monday - 6th August, 2018
AFC to go solo at local gov’t polls
The Alliance For Change (AFC) yesterday announced that it will be contesting the November 12th local...
Saturday - 4th August, 2018
President David Granger, Ambassador Kwesi Quartey (fourth, from left), Minister of Social Cohesion D...
Friday - 3rd August, 2018
Brush up your English
For the next four weeks, the Sunday Stabroek will carry remedial lessons in English by Dr Joyce Jona...
Thursday - 2nd August, 2018
CDB $900m aims at Parika stelling, Wismar bridge, Lethem aerodrome
The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved funding in the amount of US$4.4 million ($900m) to...
Wednesday - 1st August, 2018
Applications made for transferral of forest interests
Wanatobo Forest Resources Inc. has applied for the transferal of their forest concession to a privat...
Tuesday - 31st July, 2018
Felix announces settlement plan for Venezuelan migrants
Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, yesterday said plans are in motion for the setting up of a h...
Monday - 30th July, 2018
Kaituma farmer murdered, son-in-law in custody
The police say they are investigating the murder of Dennis Williams, 67, a farmer of Canal Bank, Por...
Saturday - 28th July, 2018
Two cops face 38 charges over driver’s exam scam
A total of 38 separate charges were yesterday read against two police ranks, who are accused of tryi...
Friday - 27th July, 2018
Drug trafficker gets four years, $3.3M fine after surrender
Two days after his surrender to the Customs Anti-Narcotic Unit (CANU), Kelvien Sauers was yesterday ...
Thursday - 26th July, 2018
Court of Appeal cuts 71-year sentence for man who murdered wife at Herstelling
Geoffrey Ward, who was in 2013 convicted of the stabbing death of his wife, yesterday had his 71-yea...
Wednesday - 25th July, 2018
Convicted cocaine traffickers get four years in jail, $6M fine
A four-year sentence was today handed down to Mark Gomes and Mohamed Kadir after Chief Magistrate An...
Tuesday - 24th July, 2018
Driver, passenger charged over ammo hidden in SUV
Sherwin Christian, 28, and Hayland Hardy, 40, the two men arrested after police found a quantity of ...
Monday - 23rd July, 2018
Kwakwani water level drops but yards still flooded
Though most of the residents’ yards and the land in Kwakwani, Region 10 are still inundated, the w...
Saturday - 21st July, 2018
Success boy, 10, found hanging in apparent suicide
A 10-year-old boy was found hanging in his Success, East Coast Demerara house on Wednesday and his s...
Friday - 20th July, 2018
President meets Opposition Leader:
President David Granger (second from right) with Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo (right) , PPP Chie...
Thursday - 19th July, 2018
Wednesday - 18th July, 2018
Education leadership retreat:
The Ministry of Education’s (MoE) Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) department on...
Tuesday - 17th July, 2018
Tiger Bay youth gets 23 years for stabbing man to death
Christopher Stanley, the youth charged with stabbing a man to death in Tiger Bay in 2015, was yester...
Monday - 16th July, 2018
The demolition of the almost century-old wooden structure of the St. Rose’s High School on Church ...
Saturday - 14th July, 2018
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...
Bosnia And Herzegovina
Democratic Peoples Republic Of Korea
Republic Of Korea
United Arab Emirates
United States Of America
Papua New Guinea
Stabroek News Sunday
Stabroek News: Lifestyle