The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in accordance with Section 72 (2) (ii) (a) of the Criminal Law (Procedure) Act, 10:01 has directed that the Preliminary lnquiry (Pl) in the matter of Carlyle Barton charged with the offence of murder be re-opened .
Strategic Action Security Services owes hundreds of millions in unpaid wages to its employees and will be taken to court by the Labour Ministry as it seeks to have the firm’s employees paid what is owed to them, Labour Minister Nanda Gopaul said today .
Muri Brasil Ventures Inc .
GuySuCo’s dismal performance this year will cost it roughly US$14 .
While buying and selling rates at local cambios have remained somewhat constant, Guyanese using their debit or credit cards and bank drafts for United States dollar transactions will notice what appears to be a further depreciation of the Guyana dollar .
Stalled installation works by the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) in the #76 Housing Scheme in Corentyne, Berbice is taking its toll on residents, impacting their budgets and putting their safety at risk .
Opposition Leader David Granger yesterday said that APNU has gotten an “explanation” from its front bencher Volda Lawrence over her hurried exit from parliament on Thursday which enabled the approval of funds for the controversial Specialty Hospital .
With heavy rainfall over the last few days, there has not been any report of severe losses to crops in Region Five although some riverain areas were flooded .
Residents of Region One and surrounding districts are set to benefit from a new $400M hospital which is to be constructed soon at Port Kaituma .
An accident which occurred yesterday in Moblissa, has left an infant dead and several other persons injured .
President of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Clinton Urling does not believe the wording of the Permission for Geological and Geophysical Survey (PGGS) granted to Muri Brasil Ventures Inc .
The investigation into the death of four year old Jaden Mars who died at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) last week, several days after he was admitted for treatment for a bitten tongue, has been completed .
The preliminary inquiry into the murder charge against Lloyd Britton, who is accused of killing Elvis Fernandes on Mandela Avenue in July, is set to begin on February 17 .
A seaman is now nursing stab wounds at the Georgetown Public Hos-pital Corporation after he was brutally attacked by four men armed with machetes on Monday at Pigeon Island Squatting Area, East Coast Demerara .
One of the two men who allegedly robbed an auto dealership at Lusignan, East Coast Demerara, of two cars was yesterday remanded to prison .
The Australian High Commission Direct Aid Program has awarded a US$112,800 grant to the Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC) to fund five regional projects aimed at boosting the capacity of key civil society groups to respond to community-based needs for cervical cancer prevention .
The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment says that there was never any advice from the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) against issuing the controversial New River Triangle surveying permit to Muri Brasil Ventures Inc .
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) - The U .
The Grove Community Policing Group elected office bearers at its recent AGM held in the Grove/Diamond NDC boardroom .
ISTANBUL, (Reuters) - Turkish police detained sons of three ministers along with some prominent businessmen in a corruption inquiry yesterday, state officials said, in what was widely seen as a challenge to Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan by a powerful Islamic cleric .
[caption id="attachment_270622" align="alignleft" width="157"] Ceyon Weeks[/caption]The Customs Anti-Narcotic Unit yesterday put out a wanted bulletin for Ceyon Andrew Rydel Weeks, 31, who is wanted for questioning .
Chairman of the Caricom Reparations Commission Sir Hilary Beckles announced that public health has been identified as one of six key issues to receive reparatory diplomacy and action .
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) - - India’s parliament voted yesterday for the appointment of a powerful anti-graft ombudsman to investigate wrongdoing in government, ending years of dithering, as public anger has mounted over a string of corruption scandals .
Rome, (Reuters) - A video showing migrants standing naked in the cold while being sprayed for scabies stirred outrage in Italy yesterday and underscored what many have criticised as the European Union’s failure to tackle its immigration crisis humanely .
AMMAN, (Reuters) - Western nations have indicated to the Syrian opposition that peace next month talks may not lead to the removal of President Bashar al-Assad and that his Alawite minority will remain key in any transitional administration, opposition sources said .
It was inadvertently stated in the caption of the picture on page 20 of the Tuesday, December 17th edition, that a quantity of reading glasses were handed over to two Islamic organisations .
NEW DELHI/NEW YORK, (Reuters) - Indian police removed concrete security barriers outside the U .
JUBA/UNITED NATIONS, (Reuters) - The United Nations received reports from local sources in South Sudan yesterday that between 400 and 500 people had been killed and up to 800 wounded in the latest violence, and the government said it had arrested 10 politicians in connection with a “foiled coup” .
Guyana has recorded the highest ever gold declaration of 458,105 ounces as at December 16, 2013, a release from the Ministry of Natural Resources said yesterday .
The Ministry of Home Affairs on Monday expressed its deep regrets at the passing of Assistant Commissioner of Police Derrick Josiah on Friday, calling him an officer of talent and great potential .
MOSCOW, (Reuters) - Russia agreed a $15 billion bailout for Ukraine and slashed the price of gas exports yesterday under a deal that keeps the cash-strapped country in Moscow’s orbit but fuelled street protests in Kiev .
SANTIAGO, (Reuters) - An appeals court has halted operations at a 350 megawatt Endesa Chile plant in the south of the Andean country to study a request by local fishermen who say the coal-fired complex has polluted the area .
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) - The 2011 scare about Chinese control of rare earth elements critical for defense manufacturing has faded, with market forces boosting production outside China and prompting a shift to alternative substances, according to a new Pentagon report .
(Trinidad Express) Caribbean Airlines Ltd (CAL) narrowly averted having 11 of its aircraft seized by hurriedly securing a US$50 million (TT$320 million) loan from First Citizens bank to cover outstanding arrears owed to the International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) .
(Jamaica Observer) KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Tessanne Chin is the winner of NBC's The Voice season five .
Enmore resident Guy Matheson is facing a charge of possession of counterfeit currency after he was found with false $5,000 notes that he claimed he picked up on a road .
Guyana has recorded the highest ever gold declaration of 458,105 ounces as at December 16, 2013, a release from the Ministry of Natural Resources says .