Businessman was framed about assassination plot, woman tells police

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Detective Laundry reading a statement that Attorney-at-Law for the Guyana Police Force, Ian Chang showed him. The man, who accused Nizam Khan, of offering him GYD$7 million to kill President David Granger, might have framed the East Bank Demerara businessman if the testimony of his former landlord is anything to go by. Attorney-at-Law for the Guyana Read More

Young burglar promises to change life after jail term

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by Antoyne Toney A  young man was Wednesday morning jailed for two years after he pleaded guilty to stealing several items from a house in Georgetown. Eighteen-year old Justin Austin of Lodge Housing Scheme was sentenced to prison by Chief Magistrate, Ann Mc Lennan after he admitted to stealing the items. They were three televisions, Read More

Cigarette vending to be banned; Guyana will lose billions in taxes- Demtoco

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Demtoco’s Managing Director,Maurlain Kirton and other Directors, Chandradat Chintamaniand Raoul Glynn at the news conference on Wednesday, August 8, 2017.Mr The Demerara Tobacco Company Limited (Demtoco) on Wednesday said it is too early to take take legal action to stop the enforcement of legislation that bans smoking in public places and will almost literally wipe Read More

Public Security Minister likely to appear before Commission of Inquiry on Granger’s assassination plot

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Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan is likely to appear before the Commission of Inquiry into the effectiveness of the Guyana Police Force in investigating an alleged plot to assassinate President David Granger. Attorney-at-Law, Christopher Ram on Wednesday told Commissioner of the Inquiry, Retired Assistant Commissioner Paul Slowe that Read More

PRESS RELEASE: Kalinago Tours in Dominica seeks agent (s) in Saint Lucia

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In an effort to provide our CARICOM neighbors desirous of attending the 2017 edition of the annual World Creole Music Festival in Dominica with a better experience as Caribbean people, Kalinago Tours is seeking to collaborate with partners across the region in the provision of a five day all inclusive package which includes attendance at Read More

This is what happens when you’re struck by lightning

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CLOSE Scenes from an intense lightning storm captured in slow motion near North Salem, 7/13/2015. Michelle Pemberton / The Star Buy Photo Lightning streaks across the sky in Avon on March 27, 2016.(Photo: Mykal McEldowney/IndyStar)Buy Photo The odds are one in a million that you will be struck by lightning this year. Still, on average, Read More

This is what happens when you’re struck by lightning

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CLOSE Scenes from an intense lightning storm captured in slow motion near North Salem, 7/13/2015. Michelle Pemberton / The Star Buy Photo Lightning streaks across the sky in Avon on March 27, 2016.(Photo: Mykal McEldowney/IndyStar)Buy Photo The odds are one in a million that you will be struck by lightning this year. Still, on average, Read More

How My Energy helps UK families lower their energy bills in less than 10 minutes

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Helping UK families lower their energy bills Energy firms should treat all their customers fairly, and we’re concerned this price rise will hit many people, already on poor-value tariffs.” — UK Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy SOUTHAMPTON, HAMPSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM, August 3, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — We have learnt this week that Centrica-owned organization Read More

Concerns about the ongoing Principle 10 Negotiations

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PHOTO: Danielle Andrade-Goffe August 2nd, 2017 0 comments Press Release:-Members of the Public are saddened after several of their text proposals on Articles 6 and 7 that deal with ‘Access to Information’ and the ‘Generation and dissemination of environmental information’ have been lost. The blows came on day 2 of the Seventh Meeting of the Read More

Parish roundup: Calls to create walking sticks, help coffee farmers

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Editor’s note: The Field Hospital blog shares parish and other grassroots efforts across the U.S. and Canada to accompany those on the margins and in need. Pope Francis said he sees the church as a “field hospital” that labors “from the ground up” to “heal wounds.” Les Johnson, a 78-year-old member of St. Vincent de Read More