Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Shalimar Ali-Hack yesterday discontinued the private criminal charges brought by PPP/C MPs against two government ministers since she said that the correct procedure, which included the filing of police reports, was not followed.
A labourer was fatally stabbed during an argument with his uncle yesterday at Bush Lot, Essequibo.
Sixteen-year-old Nellisha Johnson stunned Candidate Master (CM) Sheriffa Ali in the first round while Woman FIDE Master (WFM) Maria Varona-Thomas played undefeated to lift the title in the first ever Guyana Chess Federation (GCF) female national chess championships last weekend at the National Racquet Center, Woolford Avenue.
Elton Dharry’s promotional team, Havoc Boxing is staying true to their word of making 2018 a busy year for the national bantamweight champion.
Town Clerk Royston King yesterday called on the Georgetown City Council to consider reducing staff at City Hall, which he said is struggling to manage the capital on a “shoestring” budget.
Quiet Storm, Amelia’s Ward Russians and Assassa Ballers sealed their berth to the knockout round when the Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets’ Linden Championship continued on Sunday.
Following the first leg on April 1, the Jumbo Jet Thoroughbred Racing Committee (JJTRC) will run off the second leg of its inaugural Triple Crown Series this Sunday at the Rising Sun Turf Club.
Residents and regional personnel in border communities in Region One (Barima/Waini) are helping Guyanese, particularly those of indigenous origin, who are remigrating from Venezuela to reintegrate into their communities by providing accommodation and employment where possible.
CASTRIES, St Lucia, CMC – Government will establish a Centre of Excellence for Sports here aimed at harnessing the talents of young athletes in order to unleash the true potential of the sports industry.
Marlon Callender, the former Pritipaul Singh Investment security guard charged with murdering fisherman Envil Pollard, claimed that the man had been advancing towards him with a knife before he shot at him, a witness testified at the start of the trial yesterday.
Mercy Wings male and female teams emerged champions of the National Sports Commission/Al Sport inaugural Special Schools Windball Cricket competitions.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – West Indies batting star Shai Hope continued his preparation for the upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka, lashing a stroke-filled hundred in the domestic Twenty20 Championship here Sunday.
A fire, suspected to be electrical in origin, gutted a house at Melanie, East Coast Demerara and left a couple counting their losses yesterday morning.
LONDON, CMC – World number one Twenty20 bowler Rashid Khan is among three more players confirming their participation for the ICC World XI in the Hurricane Relief match against West Indies at Lord’s next month.
TORONTO, (Reuters) – A driver deliberately plowed his white Ryder rental van into a lunch-hour crowd in Toronto yesterday, killing 10 people and injuring 15 along a roughly mile-long (1.6-km) stretch of sidewalk thronged with pedestrians, police said.
Veteran golfer Maurice Solomon won the 10th annual Muneshwers Travel Agency (MTA) golf tournament at the Lusignan golf club on Sunday.
MANAGUA, (Reuters) – Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets in the capital of Nicaragua yesterday to demand the resignation of the country’s president after a violent crackdown by police on protests that have left at least nine dead.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Britain’s upper house of parliament handed the government its third defeat over Brexit in less than a week on Monday, voting down plans not to retain EU rights in national law before Britain leaves the bloc.
Berbice U19 skipper, Kevin Sinclair, his cousin, Junior Sinclair and all-rounder Kevlon Anderson are among those shortlisted for the prestigious Cricketer-of-the-Year award of the Rose Hall Town Youth and Sports Club (RHTY&SC).
SEOUL, (Reuters) – South Korea yesterday halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border with North Korea, aiming to set a positive tone ahead of the first summit in a decade between their leaders as the U.S.
(Reuters) A Bay Area TV reporter covering the Golden State Warriors was caught on camera stealing a jacket from a member of the team’s security staff last week and was sent home from San Antonio, according to multiple reports yesterday.
A plumber was yesterday remanded to prison on charges that he had a loaded unlicensed pistol, which police say he fired in a public place.
Two-time defending champion Colts will battle 2014 winners Ravens in the final of the Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation ‘Road to Mecca’ Club Championships on Saturday following semi-final wins Sunday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Homestretch Avenue.
WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY, (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to make Mexican immigration control a condition of a new NAFTA trade deal yesterday, even as ministers from Canada, the United States and Mexico readied a fresh push to finalize a revamped accord this week.
A miner was yesterday fined and ordered to complete community service after he admitted to using cannabis for relaxation.