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Bandits terrorize Number 43 family, escape with $4.3M

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:15
Four bandits, each armed with a gun, broke into a home at Number 43 Village, Corentyne, Berbice in the wee hours of yesterday and terrorized the family before making off with $1.1 million, US$4,000,...

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Cops nab prime suspect in Parika businessman murder

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:14
The police on Sunday evening arrested a second individual, who they believe is the prime suspect in the fatal shooting and stabbing to death of Parika fuel dealer Seeram Singh.

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Eureka labs launches solar powered facility

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:13
Eureka Medical Laboratories (EML) on Saturday launched its solar-powered building and President David Granger said that the private sector has an important role to play in advancing Government’s...

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Gayle lean run continues but Russell cameo highlights KKR win

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:13
BANGALORE, India, CMC – Chris Gayle’s batting failures continued as Jamaica and West Indies teammate, Andre Russell, upstaged him with an electrifying cameo to fire Kolkata Knight Riders to an...

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Amazing Leicester celebrate fairytale title success

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:12
LONDON, (Reuters) – Leicester City’s Premier League title dream became reality yesterday as their only remaining challengers Tottenham Hotspur drew 2-2 at Chelsea to complete one of the...

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Police to seek legal advice on casino robbery suspects in custody

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:12
The police will today be seeking legal advice on the way forward in relation to the three suspects in custody in connection to the robbery at the Ramada Princess Casino on Friday morning.

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Australia’s Voges taken to hospital after being hit by ball

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:11
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Australia batsman Adam Voges was taken to hospital after being struck in the head by a ball while fielding during a county game in England.

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Two held over ganja at Ogle Airport

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:11
Two persons including an aircraft loader of Trans Guyana Airways were arrested on Sunday afternoon at the Ogle Airport after they allegedly attempted to smuggle less than two kilogrammes of marijuana...

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Press Association welcomes President’s assurance of non-interference in state media

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:10
The Guyana Press Association (GPA) yesterday welcomed President David Granger’s declaration that the government won’t interfere in the state media. In a statement to mark World Press Freedom Day...

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Saul stars as GTI defeat St Rose’s High 46-25

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:10
Georgetown Technical Institute (GTI), Tutorial High and President’s College secured contrasting u-19 wins when the National School Basketball Festival (NSBF) Georgetown and East Coast Regionals’...

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Waitress’s assailant contacts family, offers compensation

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:09
The man who brutally stabbed waitress Michelle Drennon almost three weeks ago has contacted her family twice last week, offering compensation in order to settle the matter.

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Best goes wicket-less but makes tail wag

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:09
SOUTHAMPTON, England, CMC – Barbados and ex-West Indies speedster Tino Best ensured Hampshire’s tail wagged but then went wicket-less as Middlesex made a steady reply on a rain-hit second day of...

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Holder’s visit to IICA lacked clear vision for agricultural development in Guyana

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:09
Dear Editor, It was reported in the news media on April 29, that Minister of Agriculture Noel Holder and his delegation returned home after a familiarization tour of the Inter-American Institute for...

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U21 team optimistic of good showing at Pan Am event — Fernandes

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:08
With less than three weeks to the start of the Pan American Junior Championships in Toronto, Canada on May 20, the National u-21 men’s Hockey Team is presently in the final stages of preparation.

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Bartica Town Council looks to raise $64M from local sources

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:08
The newly formed council of the Bartica municipality is expecting to garner $64 million in revenue annually from various sources and services in Bartica.

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Sound level calculations are complicated

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:08
Dear Editor, The sufferer who wrote the letter in SN of May 2, 2016 ‘Owner turned machines off before EPA came to measure noise levels’ after a year of complaints to authorities should log the noise...

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Slow progress on Sunflower Close road repair

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:07
Dear Editor, I write to express my disgust about the slothful progress of the road repair project taking place in my street, Sunflower Close, South Ruimveldt Gardens.

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Flooding averted in part of Queenstown after culverts cleared

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:23
Serious flooding was avoided after the Ministry of Public Infrastructure and City Hall took action to clear two culverts in Queenstown, Georgetown this morning, GINA said.

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May Day 2016 scenes

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:08


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Man dies in Bamia crash

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:03
About 1415h. today, the police say that Rawle Adams, 45 years, of Mackenzie, Linden, was driving a motor car along the roadway at Bamia on the Soesdyke-Linden Highway, allegedly at a fast rate, when...

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