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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Pakistan beat Windies by 133 runs, clinch series

(AFP) Leg-spinner Yasir Shah took six second-innings wickets in Pakistan's crushing 133-run second Test win over West Indies in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday as...

Trump: ‘I actually think we’re winning’

By Julia Manchester, CNN (CNN) Donald Trump told a crowd of supporters in Florida Monday that he is in the lead in the race for...

Two to appear in Court today for Herstelling murder

Two persons who are suspected to have murdered 42-year-old Abdool Ameer Subrati of Peters Hall, East Bank Demerara are expected to appear  at Georgetown...

$16M fine, 4 years jail for man found with 14 Kilos of cannabis

Troy Van Doimen, of Lot 51 Fifth Avenue, Bartica, Region Seven (Cuyuni-Mazaruni), was on Monday afternoon sentenced to four years in prison and fined...

Man remanded for marijuana possession

Dwayne McFarley, 21, of Camp Street, Georgetown was remanded to prison when he appeared at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court earlier today for marijuana possession. He...

La Grange Nursery School burglarised

Police are now investigating a break and enter at La Grange Nursery School, West Bank Demerara, sometime last night. Reports indicate that the discovery was...

GPF recaptures Lusignan Prison escapee

One of two Lusignan Prison escapees was this morning recaptured by ranks of the Guyana Police Force (GPF), in a vehicle at Kitty, after...

South American rivals battle for ‘Cinderella county’

(Reprinted from BBC) From a height of 8,000ft (2,500m), the mighty Amazon can be seen giving way to swathes of grassland, as the Rupununi...

IAC calls for assistance for victim of Corentyne high winds

In the wake of learning that uncommonly high winds, associated with a thunderstorm, adversely affected the village communities of NO. 19 and Warren, Lower...

Residents peeved over GWI’s alleged dumping of sewage in Sussex Street canal

In what may be deemed as another impropriety on its behalf, workers of the Guyana Water Inc (GWI) were discovered transferring what appeared to...

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Police Detective takes stand in 2009 taxi driver murder trial

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Pakistan beat Windies by 133 runs, clinch series

(AFP) Leg-spinner Yasir Shah took six second-innings wickets in Pakistan's crushing 133-run second Test win over West Indies in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday as...

PI continues into Babita Sarjou’s murder

The Preliminary Inquiry into the murder of Babita Sarjou, whose body was found six years after she had gone missing, continued at the Georgetown...