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Young mother found dead in North West camp

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:19
A young mother of two was found dead yesterday at Baramita, North West District. Police said an investigation has been launched into the circumstances surrounding the death of Destina Basil, 25, who...

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Human rights groups protest for independent probe of NOC abuse claims

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:18
-urge decriminalisation of wandering Human rights groups yesterday called for an independent probe into the most recent allegations of sexual abuse of New Opportunity Corps (NOC) inmates, while...

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Teen shot in mouth by cop unable to give statement

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:17
Alex Griffith, the 15-year-old who was shot in his mouth by a policeman after being detained for questioning about a robbery, has been left with a hole in his tongue and a gaping wound at the back of...

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Theft was motive for fatal Quamina St stabbing -police

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:16
Nigel Lawson, who was stabbed to death on Thursday evening, was killed after an altercation with a security guard who accused him of stealing from him, police said yesterday. Lawson, 34, was stabbed...

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Atwell: Prepare to salute another world champion…

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:16
Undefeated featherweight contender Clive ‘The Punisher’ Atwell flew to the US yesterday to ramp up his preparation for his World Boxing Council (WBC) world championship bout in Mexico on May 24....

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Coast guardsman on cocaine trafficking charge

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:15
-after drugs found in car at airport A member of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) Coast Guard was yesterday remanded to prison after being charged with possession of over four kilos of cocaine...

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Gay banned for one year, returns Olympic medal

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:15
-Results from 2012 all erased from record books RALEIGH, North Carolina, (Reuters) – Former world double sprint champion Tyson Gay has been suspended for one year after testing positive in 2013...

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Demerara, B/ce win inside two days

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:14
GCB Inter County U19 cricket By Delvon Mc Ewan   A fluent century by Shimron Hetmyer combined with quality bowling from their spinners led Berbice to an innings and 88-run win over the...

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PUC raps GPL over $7B in system losses for 2013

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:14
- says some operating standards fall short of efficient utility The Guyana Power and Light Inc. (GPL) failed to meet the majority of its performance targets for last year, including reducing system...

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Nets coach Kidd fined $25,000 for criticising refs

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:13
(Reuters) – Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd was fined by the National Basketball Association yesterday after complaining about a lack of fouls called against the Toronto Raptors in their latest...

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Accused in Sade Stoby murder gave statement freely, trial hears

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:13
-arrest warrants issued for witnesses A witness yesterday testified that Jevon Wharton, one of the two men accused of the November 2007 rape and murder of nine-year-old Sade Stoby, gave a caution...

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Opener Rogers casts doubt on Australia’s top test rank

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:12
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Opening batsman Chris Rogers is uncertain Australia deserves to be ranked world number one in tests, saying the team’s 4-0 drubbing by India was not the mark of a top...

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Sukhai defends PS over threats to Amerindian leaders

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:12
-says statements misconstrued A week after a recording of Permanent Secretary (PS) Nigel Dharamlall surfaced in which he threatened to bar access to his office and withhold stipends from Amerindian...

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Attorneys for Walter Rodney family accredited at CoI

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:11
Several attorneys were granted standing to represent the interest of Dr. Walter Rodney’s wife and children, his brother Donald Rodney and the Guyana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) in the Commission of...

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Pacers clip Hawks to force game seven

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:11
(The Sports Xchange) ——-Just when it looked as if their demise was complete, the Indiana Pacers found some life and fought off the Atlanta Hawks and an electric crowd at Philips Arena to win Game 6...

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‘Knowledge Underground’ sets scene for discourse on ideas

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:10
“Guyana is sort of an arid land when it comes to being able to discuss things,” Esther McIntosh of The Consultancy Group (TCG) says. “Many persons said they’ve never experienced something like this...

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Stacy Ramcharan lets her voice be heard

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:10
“I believe pageantry is a celebration of beauty, beauty with a purpose. It is one of the platforms that give young women an opportunity to let their voices be heard on various issues we are facing as...

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GNIC, TSC to meet in Brainstreet U15 final

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:10
League champions Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) will face Transport Sports Club (TSC) in today’s final of the Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA)/ Brainstreet Under-15 Tournament at...

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RBC to get underway May 10

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 05:09
The ninth edition of the Regional Basketball Conference will tip off in the conferences of Georgetown and East Coast of Demerara on May 10 at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall. During the launch of the...

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