Berbice cinema destroyed by fire

A cinema, located at Number 64 Village Corentyne, was completely destroyed by a fire a few minutes ago. The Guyana Standard has...

Jagdeo accuses Govt. of committing fraud with double letters to GECOM Chairman

Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo accused the Government today of committing fraud. In this regard, he said that the administration sent...

Security services not authorised to operate ‘emergency vehicles’

Owners of security services are not authorised to operate ‘emergency vehicles’, the Guyana Police Force (GPF) has announced.  Today, the Force, through...

Jagdeo refuses President’s invite to meet

Opposition Leader, Bharrat Jagdeo categorically stated today that he will not be meeting with President, David Granger unless it is...

Mother of five stabbed to death by drunken spouse

A 34-year-old woman was stabbed to death late last night by her intoxicated spouse at Sophia, Georgetown. The deceased has been...

GEA calls on public for support against fuel smuggling

“Save yourself the embarrassment” is the slogan that is being touted by the Guyana Energy Agency (GEA) in its campaign against fuel...

50-foot totem pole for Umana Yana

The erection of a 50-foot Totem Pole in the environs of the Umana Yana is on the horizon.  In this regard Minister...

Appeal Court refuses to grant interim stay preserving Cabinet’s powers

Court of Appeal Judge, Rishi Persaud, has denied the State’s request for an interim stay which would allow it to...

‘Blondie’ cleared of murder after retrial

After appealing a 57-year sentence for the 2011 murder of his fellow fish cleaner, Quaison 'Blondie' Jones is now a...

Petroleum Commission Bill still languishing in Select Committee

The Petroleum Commission Bill which will pave the way for the establishment of a regulatory body for the oil sector...