Daily Archives: Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 20:22

Brazilian pastor among three charged with marijuana trafficking

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 20:22 by GxMedia A Brazilian Pastor is among three persons charged with the possession of a large quantity of marijuana while they were leaving the southern Guyanese township of Lethem for neighbouring Brazil. Chief Magistrate, Priya Sewnarine-Beharry refused them bail and ordered that they be remanded until June 1 when they would appear ...

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Conditions for US non-immigrant visas are global, not local- Embassy

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 19:56 by GxMedia The United States (US) embassy in Guyana says the rules and conditions for issuing non-immigrant visas have nothing to do with the situation in any country around the world but by American laws hinged on ties to an applicant’s home country. “The Embassy does not issue non-immigrant visas based on ...

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Cocaine-in-charcoal destined for US intercepted

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 19:24 by GxMedia Guyanese anti-drug agents have discovered a quantity of cocaine stashed in a wood charcoal that was bound for the United States (US), a senior official said. “During the examination, Officers observed four strange objects in one of the bags which did not confirm with the description of the charcoals that were ...

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Nagamootoo unfazed by few Indo-Guyanese at coalition’s Whim Rally

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 18:03 by GxMedia Opposition coalition Prime Ministerial candidate, Moses Nagamootoo is not daunted by the failure to attract a large number of Indo-Guyanese at its rally in his home-village of Whim, Corentyne earlier this week. Among the estimated 5,000 mostly Afro-Guyanese attendees were very few Indian Guyanese, a feature that Alliance For Change ...

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