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Jagdeo says PPP had nothing to do with KN grenade incident

Stabroek - 17 hours 20 min ago
Declaring that his party had nothing to do with the lobbing of a grenade outside of Kaieteur News earlier this month, Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday offered a range of theories on what...

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Salesman found guilty of embezzling $8M from customers

Stabroek - 17 hours 21 min ago
Former Marketing and Distribution Incorporated salesman Rayon Nurse, who was charged in 2014 with embezzling over $8M from three of the company’s customers, was yesterday found guilty of the offence.

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Sixteen years each for trio who robbed, terrorised judge, husband

Stabroek - 17 hours 22 min ago
The three men who were last Friday found guilty of robbing land court judge Nicola Pierre and her husband Mohamed Chan, were yesterday jailed for 16 years each.

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Robbers run over by victim, jailed

Stabroek - 17 hours 23 min ago
Two men who were arrested after their victim ran them over with her car after they robbed her last year, were yesterday sentenced to four and three years in jail respectively after being found guilty...

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Mother accused of neglecting child who was molested, remanded to prison

Stabroek - 17 hours 24 min ago
A Berbice mother of five, who is said to be an alcoholic, was yesterday remanded to prison after being charged with willfully neglecting her two-year-old daughter who was reportedly sexually...

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Region 5 RDC holds meeting

Stabroek - 17 hours 25 min ago
For the first time this year, a meeting of the Region Five Regional Democratic Council (RDC) was held without disruptions but also without APNU+AFC councillors present.

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Lloyd axed as Chairman of selectors, Browne takes over

Stabroek - 17 hours 26 min ago
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Distinguished former West Indies captain, Clive Lloyd, has been axed as chairman of selectors after just two years in charge, and replaced by Courtney Browne.

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Pump more money into flood fight

Stabroek - 17 hours 27 min ago
As floodwaters slowly recede in parts of Region Five, Regional Chairman Vickchand Ramphal says it is time for central government to put more money into tackling drainage issues.

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Jagdeo ‘moving on’ regarding Dharamlall’s alleged shooting threat

Stabroek - 17 hours 27 min ago
Leader of the Opposition Bharrat Jagdeo yesterday refused to state whether he was satisfied with explanations provided by PPP/C Member of Parliament Nigel Dharamlall regarding threats the...

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‘Greatest of the Streets’ football…Linden, Georgetown teams to tangle

Stabroek - 17 hours 27 min ago
It will be Linden versus Georgetown in the semi-final round today as Sparta Boss will oppose Wisroc and Channel-9 Warriors will tackle Team 25 following opening night wins on Wednesday in the...

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Digicel schools football…Stewartville eclipses Zeeburg

Stabroek - 17 hours 28 min ago
Stewartville Secondary downed Zeeburg Secondary by a 2-1 score line when the 6th annual Digicel Secondary Schools Football Championship continued yesterday at the Leonora Sports Facility.

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Ex-Customs officer jailed for three years over cocaine in mail

Stabroek - 17 hours 28 min ago
Clive David, a former Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) Customs officer was yesterday jailed for three years after being found guilty of trafficking in cocaine via mail.

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NBA draft: Philadelphia 76ers take Australian Ben Simmons as first pick

BBC Sport - 17 hours 29 min ago
The Philadelphia 76ers take Australian forward Ben Simmons as the first pick in the NBA draft.

Kara Kara toll booth to reopen August 1

Stabroek - 17 hours 29 min ago
In dire need of new sources of revenue, the Linden Town Council will reopen the Kara Kara bridge toll booth on August 1 once the by-laws to give the process legality are finalised.

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U-19 girls cricket: T&T eye semi-finals but Barbados stumble

Stabroek - 17 hours 30 min ago
Former Marketing and Distribution Incorporated salesman Rayon Nurse, who was charged in 2014 with embezzling over $8M from three of the company’s customers, was yesterday found guilty of the offence.

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Phil Gould's attack on Paul Gallen is personal, says Shane Flanagan

Guardian Sport - 18 hours 27 min ago
  • Cronulla coach calls for Blues skipper to be given a game three farewell

Phil Gould’s criticism of NSW State of Origin captain Paul Gallen has become personal, according to Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan who also believes the Blues skipper deserves a game three farewell.

Former NSW coach Gould again took aim at Gallen in the wake of another Origin series loss, labelling the Blues leadership “selfish”, as calls continue for the veteran Sharks skipper to step down from Origin III.

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Anthony Joshua: How to look like the IBF heavyweight champion

BBC Sport - 18 hours 40 min ago
IBF world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua discusses his training regime, including his favourite core workout and his food heaven and hell.

Britain votes to leave EU in historic divorce

Stabroek - 18 hours 41 min ago
LONDON, (Reuters) – Britain has voted to leave the European Union, results from Thursday’s landmark referendum showed, an outcome that sets the country on an uncertain path and deals the...

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Rio Countdown: Dick Fosbury wins high jump gold in 1968

BBC Sport - 18 hours 42 min ago
BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with the moment Dick Fosbury wins high jump gold in 1968.

Australian Ladies Masters golf tournament's future in doubt

Guardian Sport - 19 hours 35 min ago
  • Masters will end Gold Coast association after 24 years

The future of one of Australian women’s golf’s premier events, the Australian Ladies Masters, is in doubt.

The Australian Ladies Professional Golf (ALPG) announced on Friday the creation of a new tournament, the Players’ Championship, to be held at Royal Pines on the Gold Coast in February next year.

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