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Are new procedures leading to these confessions?

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:09
Dear Editor, I confess to growing astonishment, if not unease, with some rather startling developments involving murder investigations.  On the surface of things, and to a reasonable man, they seem...

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Ex-police internal affairs officer denies bribery charges

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:09
Suzette Cornette, a former employee of the Guyana Police Force’s Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR), who is accused of obtaining over $500,000 in cash and items to derail the prosecution of...

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RCB calls up Barbados born Jordan

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:09
LONDON, England, CMC- Barbados-born English pacer Chris Jordan has signed a deal to play for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

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Police to seek legal advice on Coverden accident

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:08
Dear Editor, The Guyana Police Force is responding to an article published in the Stabroek News of Monday April 25, 2016, under the caption `No charge yet in Coverden double road fatality’.

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Atletico get chance for revenge against Bayern 42 years on

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:08
BARCELONA, (Reuters) – Bayern Munich destroyed Atletico Madrid’s dreams of winning the European Cup in 1974 and are out to wreck their hopes of reaching a second Champions League final in three...

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Man gets four months’ jail for breaking into church

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:08
A man was on Friday sentenced to four months in jail after he pleaded guilty to breaking and entering a city church.

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NBA play-offs 1st round results

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:07
(Infostrada Sports) – Results from the NBA Play-offs 1st Round games on Monday (home team in CAPS) CHARLOTTE 19 29 21 20 89 Miami     26 13 22 24 85 (The best-of-seven series is level at 2-2) 1...

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Time for the I-doctor

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:07
Dear Editor, In a short (by Bisram standards) letter to the editor, (Stabroek News 25th April 2016) Mr. Vishnu Bisram used the words “I” “me” and “my” thirty seven (37) times.

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Miner charged with raw gold theft

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 02:07
A gold miner was yesterday charged with stealing raw gold from the mining company where he works. Timothy Abbensetts, 42, was charged in a city court with stealing the gold, valued $60,000, from...

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Vergenoegen businessman shot

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 23:33
A businessman of Levans Street, Vergenoegen, East Bank Essequibo was shot this evening in front of his premises and is being treated at the hospital.

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Bill Cosby takes legal hits in abuse cases on both U.S. coasts

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 21:02
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES,  (Reuters) – Courts on both U.S. coasts dealt setbacks to Bill Cosby’s legal team today, as the comedian kept trying to fight off lawsuits over allegations that he...

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Dharm Shala observes 95th anniversary

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 19:30
First Lady Sandra Granger yesterday joined Kella and Pamela Ramsaroop and well-wishers of the Dharm Shala Home of Benevolence for All Races to mark its 95th anniversary.

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Gaming Authority meets

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 19:26
The new members of the Gaming Authority of Guyana convened their first official meeting today. The members are Roysdale Forde, who will serve as Chairperson, Christine King, George Vaughn and Geeta...

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Woman charged over Facebook threat to president

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 18:06
Bibi Safoora Salim, the woman who allegedly made death threats against President David Granger on Facebook, was today read two charges of attempting to excite hostility and ill will.

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Beds for police

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 17:54
Guyanese businessman Pramchand Punwasi who is resident in Canada, and is the owner of Canadian Surplus (Guyana) today presented twenty (20) beds, complete with mattresses, to the Guyana Police Force,...

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Sean Kingston to headline GTT’s Independence Night Concert

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 17:18
GTT today announced the line-up of artistes for its Independence Night Mega Concert. According to a GTT press release, Sean Kingston will headline the concert at the Guyana National Stadium,...

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Bartica miner chopped, robbed in Farback backdam

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 17:00
During Sunday, the police say that miner Neil Jordan, 42 years, of Bartica, Essequibo, was at a mining camp at Farback Backdam, Mazaruni, when he was held up by two men armed with a firearm and a...

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Guyanese man shot dead in T&T

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 10:12
(Trinidad Guardian) One man was killed and another critically injured in a shooting incident in San Fernando yesterday. The dead man was identified as Guyanese national Kemraj Persad, 30, a...

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No complaint of intimidation, interference by state media, gov’t says

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:16
The government yesterday confirmed weekly meetings between Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo and state media heads but said no complaint of intimidation or interference has been made by the board or...

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Drug trafficker shot dead in foiled Yarrowkabra robbery

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:15
A Friendship man, who had pleaded guilty to trafficking cocaine to the US in 2014, was shot dead with his own illegal weapon on Sunday night after he and an accomplice broke into the home of a...

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