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Prisoner needs medical attention

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 02:06
Dear Editor, I refer to the report in the Tuesday, September 13 edition of Stabroek News on the casino robbery accused alleging victimization at Timehri Prison.

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GPHC gets endoscopic equipment

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 02:06
Through a collaborative effort by donors, the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) received endoscopic equipment yesterday that will help to screen and diagnose a number of digestive tract...

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U.S. believes Russian aircraft hit Syria aid convoy-officials

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 02:06
UNITED NATIONS/BEIRUT,  (Reuters) – The United States believes two Russian aircraft attacked an aid convoy near Aleppo in a strike that shattered a one-week truce, U.S.

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Dr. Krishna Sankar

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 00:01


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Arrest warrants issued for Dataram, wife

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 17:46
An arrest warrant was today issued for self-professed drug lord Barry Dataram and his common-law wife Anjanie Boodnarine after they were a no-show at a hearing scheduled for a ruling on whether they...

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PM Mitchell quits cricket sub-committee, accuses ‘couple’ leaders of undermining Caricom position

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 13:30
ST.GEORGE’S, Grenada,  CMC-Grenada’s Prime Minister Dr.Keith Mitchell said he resigned as Chairman of Caricom’s sub-committee on cricket governance because he was angered by the behaviour of “a...

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Angelina Jolie seeks divorce from Brad Pitt, ending Hollywood power couple

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 12:44
LOS ANGELES,  (Reuters) – Actress Angelina Jolie has filed for a divorce from actor Brad Pitt, her attorney said in a statement on Tuesday, signaling the end of one of Hollywood’s most...

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Jamaica anti-doping officials say Andre Russell was negligent

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 12:38
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC- While T20 superstar Andre Russell is attempting to dodge a two-year ban from the sport, the Jamaica Anti-doping Commission (JaDCO) says he violated a whereabouts clause...

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Walter Ashford Streete

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 09:22


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Cuba volleyball players found guilty of aggravated rape in Finland

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 07:42
HELSINKI, (Reuters) – Five volleyball players from the Cuban national team were found guilty today of aggravated rape while they were in the country in July for a World League tournament prior...

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American Amir Oren at the helm as SCS readies to roll out parking meters

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:26
Smart City Solutions (SCS) is almost ready to roll out its first parking meter in Georgetown; however when the controversial parking platform comes on stream it will not be under the direction of...

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Non-renewal of cash jet pilot’s lease for CJIA hangar unfair

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:25
Former minister of public works Robeson Benn believes that government’s decision against renewing the lease for pilot Khamraj Lall’s hangar at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) was not...

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Mahaica River toddler drowns in trench

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:24
A 17-month-old boy drowned on Sunday after he wandered off while playing in his yard and fell into a trench some 30 feet away from his home.

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PM urges Commonwealth judges to support juridical settlement of border controversy

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:23
Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo yesterday lobbied scores of Commonwealth magistrates and judges for their support for Guyana’s efforts to resolve its border controversy with Venezuela via a juridical...

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Resist political pressure

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:22
Emphasising that the judiciary is independent from the executive, acting Chancellor of the Judiciary Justice Carl Singh yesterday urged judges and magistrates to “firmly but politely resist”...

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Prisoners flee Lusignan jail during clean up

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:21
Two prisoners escaped yesterday after being put to clean the exterior of the Lusignan Prison compound. Acting Crime Chief Hugh Jessemy confirmed the escape, which occurred around 10.30 am.

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Bahamian man charged with killing Guyanese teacher

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:20
A Bahamian man was yesterday charged with the murder of Guyanese educator Marisha Bowen, who was found dead in her Nassau Village apartment almost two weeks ago.

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Armed bandits rob Mocha ‘Cheap Shop’

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:19
A Mocha-Arcadia business was robbed yesterday of an undisclosed amount of cash and valuables by armed bandits who pretended to be customers.

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Evidence shows well in QAII complex belongs to GWI – Goolsarran

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:18
Former Auditor General Anand Goolsarran says the evidence clearly shows that the water well in the compound of the Queens Atlantic Investment Inc (QAII) at Industrial Site, Ruimveldt belongs to the...

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Moco Moco hydro would only meet 40% of Lethem needs – resident

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 02:17
While Government has secured funding of US$1 million for the rehabilitation of the Moco Moco Hydropower Station in Region 9, it would only be able to satisfy 40 per cent of the needs of Lethem.

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