Daily Archives: March 13, 2018

“Tear Drop” freed of robbery charge

“Tear Drop” freed of robbery charge

Leon Clarke, aka, “Tear Drop” had his robbery charge dropped against him on Tuesday by City Magistrate, Faith Mc Gusty. Clarke was accused and charged of robbing Vincent Howard of…

CCJ DISMISSES LAND ACQUISITION APPEAL BUT UPHOLDS GY$30M AWARD

CCJ DISMISSES LAND ACQUISITION APPEAL BUT UPHOLDS GY$30M AWARD

The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) today dismissed an appeal in a matter brought by Mrs. Deorani Singh, who claimed that the Attorney General of Guyana and the National Industrial…

Op-Ed: Prioritizing a Sovereign Wealth Fund – Preparing for Prosperity Now

Op-Ed: Prioritizing a Sovereign Wealth Fund – Preparing for Prosperity Now

By United States Ambassador Perry L. Holloway As Guyana welcomed hundreds of delegates to attend its most recent oil and gas conference in February, the world saw a nation poised…

Venezuela, India Want to Ditch US Dollar, Use Rupee for Trade

Venezuela, India Want to Ditch US Dollar, Use Rupee for Trade

Venezuela, which has similar arrangements with Turkey, China, and Russia, offered the proposal to India in the light of the recent U.S.-imposed sanctions. During a recent visit to…

PM Modi expected to visit Guyana

PM Modi expected to visit Guyana

President David Granger and Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi have pledged to strengthen the historical ties between Guyana and India through increased cooperation. During a bilateral meeting held…

Guyanese caught at JFK with bag full of finches

Guyanese caught at JFK with bag full of finches

AMAICA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — According to police, one traveler to New York carried a little secret cargo under his wing. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers and agriculture specialists…

Linden businessman murdered

Linden businessman murdered

The Police are investigating the murder of businessman, Romel Edison Gomes, called ‘Eddie’, 32 years, of 53 Wismar Housing Scheme, Linden, at about 17:30hrs yesterday at his shop which…

Chase-Greene blocks no-confidence motion before being heard

Chase-Greene blocks no-confidence motion before being heard

In a bizarre twist of events at City Hall on Monday during its statutory meeting, Georgetown Mayor, Patricia Chase-Greene, after allowing a no-confidence motion against Town Clerk, Royston…

Mahaicony man was killed by father-in-law, police got confession

Mahaicony man was killed by father-in-law, police got confession

Police detectives in ‘C’ Division had little worries solving the case of the body of man found in his mother and father-in -law’s yard Sunday night. Yesterday, the…