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Clerk of Everest Cricket Club on fraud charge

A former Clerk of Everest Cricket Club, appeared before Magistrate Leron Daly at the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court on Friday, charged with embezzling money from the club. Soma Basmattie Jaikaran of Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara, denied the…

Lawyers test memory of alleged assassin

By Leroy Smith Andriff Gillard was today recalled to the stand at the Commission of Inquiry which is investigating the plot to assassinate President David Granger. It was under cross examination today that lawyers Christopher Ram, Glen…

Update: Murder/suicide rocks Berbice

The police in Berbice are investigating the murder of popular Berbice businesswoman Rhonda Blair, who was found dead at her Cumberland Village, Canje home on Friday morning. She died from suspected stab wounds. Her husband, Rudy Blair, who…

Bandits attack GPL’s office

The brazing daylight robbery occurred at approximately 13:15hrs at GPL’s outlet located on the second floor of the Mon Repos Mall on the East Coast of Demerara. News Room understands that three men, one of whom was armed with a firearm,…

Mother of 7 killed in Houston accident

An accident on the Houston, East Bank Demerara Public Road on Thursday morning, has resulted in the death of 69-year-old Chitraykha Sankar. The mother of seven was crossing the road at approximately 7:00hrs when she was struck down by a…