Daily Archives: Saturday, 18 July 2015, 20:49

Department of Culture official among several arrested for Essequibo Coast road death

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 July 2015, 20:49 by GxMedia An employee of the Department of Culture, Youth and Sport was among several persons arrested in connection with the death of a middle-age man Saturday afternoon as a result of a road accident on the Essequibo Coast. Dead is Derek “Pudding” Glasgow of Queenstown, Essequibo Coast. He was a labourer. ...

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Man detained in connection with death of vendor’s killer

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 July 2015, 15:58 by GxMedia A man has been arrested by police in connection with the beating and stabbing to death of another man who allegedly hacked a woman to death and chopped her husband, Police Commissioner Seelall Persaud said Saturday. He said the detainee allegedly identified the suspected killer at the Stabroek Market area ...

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Social crime prevention paying off- Top Cop

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 July 2015, 15:33 by GxMedia Buoyed by a 15 percent reduction in serious crimes last year due attributed to a Social Crime Prevention Programme, the Guyana Police Force on Saturday widened the involvement of the religious community in helping to building trust between police and the public. Police Commissioner said since the engagement of a ...

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Berbice police update Presidential Advisor on security on first day of outreach

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 July 2015, 10:19 by GxMedia Presidential Advisor on National Security, Brigadier Edward Collins on Friday kicked off a four-day outreach to law enforcement agencies in Berbice, the Ministry of the Presidency said in a statement. This is the first of a series of such outreaches to be carried out across the country with the aim ...

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MERCOSUR to hold special meeting on Guyana-Venezuela border controversy

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 July 2015, 10:02 by GxMedia Reproduced from El Universal In the Summit of the Common Market of the South (Mercosur) on Friday, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro announced that a special meeting will be held within the framework of the regional body to address a border dispute between Guyana and Venezuela. “I would like to thank ...

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Trans Guyana says plane crash due to manufacturer’s fault; makes several changes in line with investigators’ report

Last Updated on Saturday, 18 July 2015, 1:36 by GxMedia Trans Guyana Airways (TGA) on Friday highlighted that it was not responsible for the crash of a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan that killed a Canadian pilot and a Guyanese cargo loader, but announced that steps in line with several other findings have been put in place to cushion the impact ...

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