A jilted cane harvester went berserk and brutally chopped three persons to death around 12:30 am yesterday at Phase Two Tuschen Housing Scheme, East Bank Essequibo .
With its operations already suspended here, the jet service on which US$620,000 was found in Puerto Rico last month has closed its operations in Gainesville, Florida .
The Alliance For Change (AFC) says talks will be held soon with all stakeholders, including the main opposition APNU, on its pro-democracy alliance proposal .
A young Alberttown woman succumbed at the Georgetown Public Hospital on Wednesday twelve days after she underwent a caesarean surgery and delivered a healthy baby boy .
The joint services are to receive an extra month’s salary, President Donald Ramotar announced yesterday when he addressed hundreds of soldiers, at Camp Stephenson, Timehri, as they participated in their annual Christmas luncheon, GINA said .
The flagship air carrier of Curacao, Insel Air has increased its flights to and from Guyana .
The Donald Ramotar administration was yesterday accused of sabotaging an ongoing civil society summit by intimidating backers to pull financial support and forcing the shifting of the venue .
As part of its campaign against driving under the influence, the police have released more information on persons charged with this offence and four have pleaded guilty and were fined $7,500 each .
Several culverts will be built along the Linden/Lethem road as the Ministry of Public Works continues to upgrade the 276 miles thoroughfare .
Chief of Staff, Brigadier Mark Phillips has once again briefed GDF Officers and Ranks at Base Camp Stephenson on the GDF’s zero-tolerance policy on drug use and drug trafficking activities .
Two nurses attached to the Public Health Department of the Georgetown Mayor and City Council (M&CC) picketed outside of City Hall yesterday, claiming that they have not been paid in five months .
Local politicians and academics from across the region on Wednesday paid tribute to economics professor and political activist Dr Clive Thomas, who is going into retirement after 50 years in academia .
Blueberry Hill FC punched their ticket to the second round of the GT Beer-sponsored Upper Demerara Football Association knockout tourney, crushing Vasco FC by a 4-1 score line at the Mackenzie Sports Club (MSC) ground on Wednesday .
Just weeks after being charged with shoplifting pricey liquor from a city supermarket, Lakeram Doodnauth found himself in a court once more charged with the same crime .
(Trinidad Express) Government will pay $2 million to acquire the memorabilia of the Mighty Sparrow (Slinger Francisco) .
A logger is now on bail after denying that he wounded a co-worker .
The Anna Catherina Islamic Complex (ACIC) has been gifted a multimedia projector by Shaikh Safraz Bacchus, Imam of the Masjid Al Abdin, New York .
A man will be spending the next two months in prison after he admitted to stealing his employer’s fishing nets .
The men and women who serve in the nation’s joint services are to receive an extra month’s salary, President Donald Ramotar, announced today when he addressed hundreds of soldiers, at Camp Stephenson, Timehri, as they participated in their annual Christmas luncheon, GINA said .
At about 0030h today police say that the reputed husband of Geeta Boodhoo, 30 years, of Phase 2, Tuschen New Housing Scheme, EBE, smashed his way into her home through a glass window and inflicted severe chops with a cutlass to her and others who were in the home .
Acknowledging the power woes faced by Guyanese, the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Inc .
Paul Anthony Lo-Hing, the man accused of strangling his girlfriend in their South Sophia apartment in 2012, was yesterday sentenced to 83 years imprisonment by Justice Navindra Singh .
The woman who was chopped across her head, allegedly by her daughter’s former paramour, succumbed to the injuries she sustained on Tuesday night at the Georgetown Public Hospital .
-reportsTwo men were waiting in a car while Warren Blue and Mahendra Sukull, who were shot dead on Monday night, robbed the Lahago Supermarket at Montrose, East Coast Demerara (ECD), according to the police .
Despite the Office of the President’s advice to boycott, many persons yesterday turned up at the International Conven-tion Centre to participate in what has been dubbed a civil society summit, even though its organizer admitted that the statement issued late on Tuesday had an effect on the event .
An East Canje man was yesterday released on $150,000 bail after he appeared in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court charged with stealing over $8M worth of items from his former employer .
The sperm whale which washed ashore on the Kitty foreshore on Tuesday was yesterday buried on the foreshore after all avenues explored in attempting to move the 30-ton mammal were exhausted .
A Rosignol fish vendor was yesterday charged with murder when he appeared in the Reliance Magistrate’s Court before Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs-Marcus .
The Government of Guyana has welcomed the decision announced yesterday by US President Barack Obama to normalise diplomatic and economic ties between the United States and the Republic of Cuba .
Even as the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Inc yesterday commissioned a new substation on Mandela Avenue, Prime Minister Samuel Hinds yesterday suggested that APNU supporters are electricity thieves, a statement labelled as “plain stupid” by Opposition Leader David Granger .
Kyron Abena Williams is wanted by the police for questioning in relation to a matter of fraudulent conversion committed at the Industry/Plaisance Neigh-bourhood Demo-cratic Council and which is under investigation .
The Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) under the auspices of the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment commissioned a new facility in Lethem, yesterday, GINA said .
Cabinet this week cleared a $179 .
The police are yet to find the three armed bandits who stormed into Sterling Products Limited (SPL) East Bank Demerara, nine days and killed security guard Wilfred Stewart and injured chemist attached to the company Mario Gohill .
Magistrate Annette Singh remanded a Golden Grove man charged with damaging 16 glass windows valued $100,000, when he yesterday appeared in the Georgetown Magistrate’s court .
CARICOM yesterday welcomed the thawing of relations between the United States and Cuba and the move towards the re-establishment of diplomatic ties .
A Belmont, Mahaica man was yesterday granted $150,000 bail after he denied two charges of fraudulent conversion read to him yesterday in the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court .