GUYANA

First batch of Natural Resource Wardens told don’t become “powerful” or “stand for nonsense”

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The 25 Natural Resource Wardens. Seated are (left to right) Assistant Commissioner, Paul Williams; Director of Compliance at the Ministry of Natural Resourcesm Derrick Lawrence; Minister of State, Joseph Harmon; Minister of Natural Resources, Joseph Harmon; Minister of Public Security, Khemraj Ramjattan and acting Police Commissioner, David Ramnarine. Guyana on Thursday rolled out its first Read More

Outgoing passenger held with 60 Ozs of gold at CJIA

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An outgoing passenger at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Timehri was last night caught attempting to smuggle just over 60 ounces of raw gold which was concealed in her suitcase, acting Police Commission David Ramnarine has confirmed. Ramnarine told Stabroek News in a brief telephone interview this morning that the woman is currently being interviewed Read More

Guyana Goldstrike Attends Mining Conference and Forum in Tianjin and Beijing, China

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(TheNewswire) September 21, 2017 / TheNewswire / Vancouver, Canada – Guyana Goldstrike Inc. (the “Company” or “Guyana Goldstrike”) (TSXV: GYA, OTC: GYNAF, FSE: 1ZT) is pleased to announce it is attending and participating in the China Mining Congress and Expo in Tianjin and the Canada Mineral Investment Forum in Beijing, China on September 21st through Read More

Brathwaite cleared to bowl again by ICC

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates,  CMC – Part-time West Indies off-spinner, Kraigg Brathwaite, has been cleared to bowl in international cricket after having his action approved by the International Cricket Council. In a release on Wednesday, the world governing body said the 24-year-old Barbadian’s action had been “found to be legal, and the player can continue bowling Read More

Cariah eager to make big impact against Sri Lankans

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Trinidad and Tobago’s Yannic Cariah … excited about West Indies A call-up. PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago left-hander, Yannic Cariah, says he is anxiously looking forward to next month’s West Indies A series against the touring Sri Lankans, and is intent on making his mark. The 25-year-old was one among a Read More

Agard to join team Econo Car for Trinidad cycle meet

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Last year’s most improved cyclist, Shaquel Agard has been invited to be a part of the Team Econo Car, a star studded team of cyclists to compete in Trinidad and Tobago starting on Sunday. Shaquel Agard The Linden Bauxite Flyers standout will team will cyclists from the Caribbean, North and South America and Europe in Read More

Strong WI ‘A’ team named to face Sri Lanka next month

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ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Selectors have named a strong 13-man West Indies A to face Sri Lanka A in the first two four-day “Tests” of the three-match series set to bowl off in Jamaica next month. The squad will be again led by Shamarh Brooks and include left-handed batsman Vishal Singh and left-arm seamer Read More

East Bank Berbice teen missing since Sunday afternoon

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An East Bank Berbice teenager went missing late Sunday afternoon after he left home to go and pick up two of his sisters from a birthday party in a nearby village. The teen was last seen riding on the Sisters Village, East Bank Berbice Public Road, wearing a brown pants. The relatives of Leonard Archibald, Read More

Guyanese man gets 21 years in NY for murdering wife

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A Guyanese man who murdered his wife last December on a Richmond Hill, New York  street, nearly decapitating her with a kitchen knife, has been sentenced to 21 years in prison, prosecutors said yesterday. Prem Rampersaud, 51, who lived in Guyana but was temporarily staying with a friend in South Jamaica, New York was sentenced Read More

Two arrested in connection with missing teenager

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Leonard Archibald Two suspicious characters from Sister’s village, East Bank Berbice are in police custody assisting with investigations following the disappearance of a teenage boy since last Sunday. Thirteen-year-old Leonard Archibald was last seen in the company of his two sister’s while traversing the East Bank Public road on Sunday evening. A senior detective in Read More