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Pensioner perished in early morning fire

A retired overseer lost his life in an early morning fire which destroyed his three-bedroom wooden and concrete home at Kildonan, Corentyne, Berbice. According to information reaching the News Room, at about 02:30 hours this morning…

Luxury car bursts into flames

Written by Leroy Smith A Mercedes-Benz: PLL6429 on Tuesday afternoon (March 14, 2017) burst into flames on the Rupert Craig Highway. When the News Room arrived at the scene, firefighters had already extinguished the blaze. The…

Buxton Bakery goes up in flames

By Leroy Smith The landmark 'Benjamin Homemade Bakery' at 33 Middle Walk Buxton, East Coast Demerara was this morning gutted by fire, even while the operations of the bakery have been temporarily out of service. Shellon Campbell, a…

Gov’t donates items to fire victims

The Ministry of Social Protection on Friday donated a list of items to persons affected by the Princess Street fire on the evening of Wednesday, February 15. Two homes were completely destroyed at 32 Princess St, Werk-en-Rust,…