Biker dies in Bagotville crash - -friend critical

An 18-year-old motorcyclist died last night while his friend was injured after they were struck down by an alleged speeding motor car along the Bagotville Public Road, West Bank Demerara.more..


`Military exercises are a regular feature of state relations’ - —Greenidge says on deployment of Russian bombers to Venezuela

Following reports that Russia deployed two long-range bombers to Venezuela on Monday, Minister of Foreign Affairs Carl Greenidge, noted that government is monitoring the ongoing developments.more..


GuySuCo says to surpass 2018 target, workers to get bonus

The Guyana Sugar Corporation Inc (GuySuCo)  yesterday said it is poised to achieve its production target for the year, 2018  of 103, 000 tonnes of sugar and that workers will get a bonus.more..


Guyanese man busted, denied entry for trying to smuggle 70 birds to NY

Federal authorities busted a Guyanese man at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York over the weekend for trying to smuggle 70 live finches inside hair rollers from Guyana into the US.more..


Kuru Kururu couple died of multiple stabs – autopsies - -police suspect they inflicted fatal wounds on each other

Autopsies performed on Naco Hale and Alwin Butcher, the couple whose lifeless bodies were discovered in their Kuru Kururu, Soesdyke/Linden Highway home on Monday morning have confirmed that they died as a result of multiple stab wounds.more..


Racers, former drug enforcement officer profess innocence in cocaine trial - -decision set for January 24

Magistrate Rochelle Liverpool is expected to deliver her ruling in the case against alleged drug traffickers Stephen Vieira, Tazim Gafoor, Nazim Gafoor and Sherwayne De Abreu, on January 24, 2019.more..


Ministry allocates $100M to relaunch expressions of interest for Demerara Bridge project - - sets aside $166M to subsidise Berbice Bridge fares

$100 million has been allocated to the Public Infrastructure Ministry for the relaunching of Expressions of Interest (EoI) for the new Demerara River crossing, Minister David Patterson revealed on Tuesday at the consideration of estimates, as his ministrymore..


Woman granted $50,000 bail on ecstasy possession charge

A 22-year-old mother of two was yesterday released on $50,000 bail, after she was charged over the possession of methamphetamine pills.more..


Prosecution closes case in Parika 100-pound drug bust trial

The prosecution yesterday closed its case against the five men accused of trafficking over 100 pounds of cocaine and cannabis at Parika, East Bank Essequibo earlier this year.  more..


Cop still in serious condition following Herstelling accident

Police sergeant Joseph Elton Ambrose remains warded in a serious condition at a city hospital, days after his motor car crashed into a parked lorry along the Herstelling Public Road, East Bank Demerara.more..