Daily Archives: Thursday, 12 June 2014, 19:33

Brazilian miner convicted for bogus immigration stamps

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014, 19:33 by GxMedia A Brazilian gold miner was convicted and fined on Thursday for having false immigration stamps in his passport. Chief Magistrate, Priya Sewnarine-Beharry gave Raimundo Norato Barros the option of paying GUY$75,000 or six months imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to uttering a forged document and conspiracy. If he did not pay ...

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Man charged for alleged abduction of ex-girlfriend to city hotel

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014, 18:48 by GxMedia A man, who allegedly attempted to force his ex- girlfriend to go to a city hotel, on Thursday pleaded not guilty and was released on GUY$350,000 bail. Mark Bhikari,28, also has to report to the Criminal Investigations Department every Friday until his return to court on July 4. Defence Lawyer, ...

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Stop going after touts, arrest drunken drivers- APNU tells police

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014, 18:05 by GxMedia The parliamentary opposition coalition A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) called on the police force to cease its crackdown on touts in Georgetown and go after drunken drivers, in the wake of Wednesday night’s deadly hit-and-run rampage. “APNU calls on the Guyana Police Force to stop chasing touts in Georgetown ...

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Results of the National Grade Six Assessment ‘Common Entrance’

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014, 15:01 by GxMedia  MINISTRY OF EDUCATION EXAMINATIONS DIVISION NATIONAL GRADE SIX ASSESSMENT 2014 The results of the National Grade Six Assessment (NGSA) written on16 April and 17 April 2014 will be released to schools shortly.  Fifteen thousand two hundred and twenty seven (15,227) candidates were entered for this assessment. These candidates also wrote ...

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UPDATED: Dead and injured in Corentyne hit-and-run rampage identified

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 June 2014, 0:24 by GxMedia A drunken driver killed three persons, including a three year old child, and injured two others  Wednesday night on the public road of three Corentyne villages. A police source identified the driver of motor car, PPP 5842, as 18 year old Nakash Persaud of Number 51 Village, Corentyne. Investigators said the driver ...

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