Daily Archives: Monday, 28 July 2014, 22:46

Bodies of two of five missing fishermen surface

Last Updated on Monday, 28 July 2014, 22:46 by GxMedia The bodies of two fishermen, who were victims of an alleged piracy attack earlier this month, have so far been found at different locations of the Corentyne foreshore. They are those of 22-year old Naresh Persaud of Number 72 Village, Corentyne and 36-year old Omesh Derhup of Skeldon, Corentyne. Persaud’s ...

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Woman died of stab wounds- autopsy

Last Updated on Monday, 28 July 2014, 22:09 by GxMedia The woman, whose decomposed remains were found last week in a clump of bushes, died of stab wounds, according to an autopsy conducted Monday. The autopsy was conducted by Government Pathologist, Dr. Nehaul Singh. “He gave the cause of death as due to incised wounds to the abdomen,” said police ...

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Region 10 PNCR extends fence-mending olive branch

Last Updated on Monday, 28 July 2014, 21:52 by GxMedia The Region 10 branch of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) on Monday pledged to mend fences after the most chaotic Congress ended with question marks about the integrity of the internal electoral process. “Congress is over, and we are now faced with the task of moving forward, of mending ...

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Police probing gunshot at PNCR’s headquarters

Last Updated on Monday, 28 July 2014, 20:52 by GxMedia Police on Monday began initial investigations into a shooting incident at the headquarters of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR) one day earlier. Head of the Criminal Investigations Department, Senior Superintendent Leslie James said police have been initial investigations. No one has been arrested and the identity of the man ...

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Investigators studying AFC’s complaint against Finance Minister

Last Updated on Monday, 28 July 2014, 20:29 by GxMedia Police have been studying a complaint lodged by the Alliance For Change (AFC) against Finance Minister, Dr. Ashni Singh for spending monies from the Consolidated Fund on programmes and projects that have been already voted down by the opposition-controlled House during the budget process. Police Commissioner, Seelall Persaud said investigators ...

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No rigging, no padding at PNCR elections- Granger

Last Updated on Monday, 28 July 2014, 0:55 by GxMedia Leader of the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), David Granger Sunday evening denied that the elections machinery facilitated rigging and padding of the delegates list to sweep him back at the helm of the party.  “These things are not true” he told a news conference at the end of the ...

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