Guyana

Kuru Kururu couple found stabbed to death at home - -had been arguing hours earlier

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 48 min fa
The bodies of a Kuru Kururu, Soesdyke/Linden Highway couple with multiple stab wounds were discovered in their home by their children yesterday morning, following an argument hours before.

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NICIL places over 6m Stockfeeds shares on stock market

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 49 min fa
The National Industrial & Commercial Investments Limited (NICIL) yesterday announced that it has placed its 6,099,927 equity shares in Guyana Stockfeeds Incorporated on the local stock market.

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Vieira declares innocence in $550M cocaine in lumber plot

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 50 min fa
Motorbike racer Stephen Vieira yesterday professed his innocence in an attempt to ship $550 million worth of cocaine in dressed lumber to the United States.

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Driver charged over fatal Ogle collision - -granted release on $600,000 bail

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 51 min fa
Umesh Boodram, the driver who collided with two young men on a motorcycle at Ogle, was yesterday charged with causing their deaths by dangerous driving.

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Cop freed of drunk driving charge after prosecution fails to prove case

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 52 min fa
Ryan Persaud, the police constable who was involved in the accident that left motorcyclist Akemo Anthony dead in September, was yesterday freed of a related driving under the influence charge.

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President returns from Cuba

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 53 min fa
President David Granger returned to Guyana last night after completing the second round of chemotherapy for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, the Ministry of the Presidency said.

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Woman attempted to murder fellow Bourda vendor over $600 - -court hears

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 54 min fa
An argument over $600 led to a woman being charged yesterday with the attempted murder of a vendor.

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ExxonMobil funds Physics lab equipment for UG

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 56 min fa
ExxonMobil has funded the purchase of US$40,000 ($8.4m) worth of equipment for the Physics Lab at the University of Guyana which was destroyed by a fire in 2015.

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Youths get bail after denying robbery attempt on undercover cop

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 56 min fa
Two youths were yesterday both released on bail after they denied attempting to rob an undercover police officer.

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City closer to acquiring four drainage pumps

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 57 min fa
Minister of Agriculture Noel Holder is set to get a new four-wheel drive vehicle and the City of Georgetown is to receive four mobile pumps through the National Drainage and Irrigation Authority...

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‘It takes both sides’ - -former US envoy on bridging racial divide

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 58 min fa
While expecting that the major parties will be pulling out all the stops at the 2020 elections, former United States Ambassador Perry Holloway says that defusing the racial conflict that has been...

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Venezuelan gets two years after being held with gun, ammo

Stabroek News Guyana - 6 ore 59 min fa
A Venezuelan man was on Monday sentenced to two years in jail after he admitted to illegally having a pistol and matching rounds of live ammunition.

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Berbice group says has provided 12,000 meals to children of former sugar workers

Stabroek News Guyana - 7 ore 7 sec fa
To ensure children of “displaced sugar workers” do not miss school because they have nothing to eat, a group of Berbicians who formed an organisation, Service to Humanity (StH) are continuing to...

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$1B budgeted for border controversy legal fees

Stabroek News Guyana - 7 ore 1 min fa
Over $1 billion has been allocated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the payment of legal fees associated with Guyana’s move to the International Court of Justice for the adjudication of its...

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Murder convict appeals over discrepancies in evidence - Body under Triumph bridge:

Stabroek News Guyana - 7 ore 2 min fa
Sentenced to 70 years in jail for murder, Lloyd Rampersaud has challenged both his conviction and the sentence, with his lawyer saying that the trial judge failed to direct the jury on how to deal...

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Man gets bail after denying damaging pregnant woman’s car

Stabroek News Guyana - 7 ore 3 min fa
A man was on Monday granted his release on $50,000 bail after he was charged with damaging a pregnant woman’s car.

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Reading space created for pupils in parts of regions 5, 6

Stabroek News Guyana - 7 ore 5 min fa
A number of primary school students in Regions Five and Six will now have a place in their schools to read thanks to a drive held by students of the University of Guyana, the Department of Public...

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No bail for youth accused of knife-point robbery

Stabroek News Guyana - 7 ore 6 min fa
A youth was yesterday remanded to prison by a city magistrate on a charge that he robbed a man of over $100,000 in cash and items in an armed attack.

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Funding for Social Cohesion, Culture, Youth and Sport approved

Stabroek News Guyana - 7 ore 6 min fa
The National Assembly’s Committee of Supply on Monday approved the budgetary allocations for the Departments of Social Cohesion, Culture, Youth and Sport but not before subject minister Dr.

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Cook remanded after ganja found at home during police raid

Stabroek News Guyana - 7 ore 7 min fa
A cook was on Monday remanded to prison until the new year after a city court heard that he was found with a quantity of bagged cannabis in his home during a police raid.

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