Georgetown, Guyana Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Police free human trafficking victims across the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | Newms360.com

    This photo made available by Interpol Monday April 30, 2018 shows a prostitute being questioned during a raid in night clubs in Georgetown, Guyana, on April 7, 2018. A 13-country police operation freed nearly 350 people from human trafficking networks and arrested 22 people across the Caribbean and South America.

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  2. Junior ranks implicated in driver exam fraud removed from posts -RamnarineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 28 | Stabroek News

    Three subordinate ranks, who have been implicated in the plot to corrupt the most recent sitting of the Guyana Police Force's learner driver theoretical examination, have been removed from their respective posts. Acting Police Commissioner David Ramnarine said on Friday that the ranks, who were stationed at the Guyana Police Force's Traffic Headquarters, were removed from their posts based on the findings of a preliminary investigation, which indicated that they had a "significant hand" in the scam.

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  3. Chanderpaul half-century ends rutRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 28 | Stabroek News

    MANCHESTER, England, CMC - Veteran former Test batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul ended a run of low scores with a half-century as Lancashire flourished on the second day of their rain-hit County Championship match against Surrey on Saturday. The 43-year-old struck 65, an innings that helped the hosts up to 352 for eight in their first innings at Old Trafford.

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  4. CARICOM worried at possible UK anti-laundering sanctions on associate membersRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 28 | Stabroek News

    ... international Anti-Money Laundering/Countering the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) standards. The Georgetown, Guyana-headquartered CARICOM added that Member States and Associate Members have spent considerable sums towards achieving compliance with ...

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  5. Super 4 knockout tournament commences todayRead the original story

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    The inaugural Big Yard Auto Sale 'West Side Super 4' Knockout football tournament will commence today at the Vergenoegen Sports Club ground. In the opening fixture Uitvlugt will oppose Vegeneogen at 19:00hrs, while the second match pits Den Amstel FC against Eagles from 21:00hrs.

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  6. Powerlifting exhibition on today at Fitness Express on Sheriff StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    Fitness Express is the place to be today as Guyana's leading supplement retailer and the Guyana Amateur Powerlifting Federation team up to host a powerlifting exhibition and meet and greet. The event which starts at 11:00hrs at the Sheriff and John Smith Streets entity will see male and female lifters exhibiting the three powerlifting lifts, the squat, the bench press and the deadlift.

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  7. Volleyball team looks to spring surprise at Olympic QualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    Outside attacker Juan Velazquez is urging his fellow volleyball teammates to back themselves to spring a few surprises in the upcoming South American Olympic Qualifiers set to spike off in Bolivia from May 26 to June 4. Velazquez, who is a vital cog in the national set-up, spoke to Stabroek Sport on the heels of the training squad being shortalisted. While he was keen on Guyana using the opportunity to qualify, Velazquez noted that the outing would present a tough examination to pass..

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  8. Excitement at fever pitch for second leg of Triple Crown SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    Gary Ramdeo, a representative of the Jumbo Jet Thoroughbred Racing Committee collected the champion's trophy from the Trophy Stall's Alisha Mohamed yesterday. Thoroughbred racing returns to the Rising Sun Turf Club tomorrow for the second leg of the Jumbo Jet Thoroughbred Racing Committee Triple Crown Series.

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  9. Berbice takes on U-17 in U-19 final todayRead the original story

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    A new champion will be crowned today in the Guyana Cricket Board/ Hand-In-Hand Mutual Fire and Life Insurance Inter-County Under-19 50-over Tournament with Berbice taking on the Select Under-17 at Lusignan Community Center, East Coast Demerara. However the U-17s are pumped after their surprise win against a strong Essequibo side and will be looking for retribution..

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  10. NGSS wins East Zone titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    Unbeaten North Georgetown Secondary School yesterday defeated Mae's Secondary School by eight wickets in the final of the East Georgetown Zone of the Guyana Cricket Board/ Demerara Mutual Life Assurance Society Limited/ National Sports Commission/ National Secondary School Cricket League at the Everest Cricket Club, Camp Road. NGSS skipper, Wayne Bollers won the toss and elected to field after the match was delayed nearly 90 minutes because no balls were available..

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  11. Intense rivalry anticipated in Colts/Ravens matchup in Mecca finalRead the original story

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    The stage is set for the final of the Road to Mecca V Basketball Championship between two-time defending champions, Bounty Colts and Ravens. The match will be played at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall today from 19:00 hrs while the third place playoff pits Royals Basketball Club against Cobras.

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  12. Robbery suspect loses leg in motorbike crashRead the original story

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    A robbery suspect lost a leg on Thursday night when the motorcycle that he and another suspect were riding crashed at Vryheid's Lust, on the East Coast of Demerara. When Stabroek News visited the Georgetown Public Hospital on Thursday evening, one of the men, whose left leg had been dismembered at the knee, was being hoisted out of the back of a police van, to be taken for medical attention.

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  13. Scenes from new CJIARead the original story

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    These photos were taken today at the refurbished Cheddi Jagan International Airport, Timehri during a tour organised for ministers and the media by the Ministry of Public Infrastructure. Quick thinking by the Region Three administration averted a major flood at Hubu on the East Bank Essequibo on Tuesday.

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  14. Judge denies city's request to set aside ruling on Bel Air Park playgroundRead the original story

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    The Georgetown Mayor and City Council was yesterday denied its application to have Justice Gino Persaud set aside a ruling he had previously made to return a community playground to Bel Air Park residents for recreational purposes and no other. As a result, Justice Persaud's ruling of January 18th, 2018 returning the playground, which the M&CC was attempting to convert to residential house lots for the Mayor, Town Clerk, City Engineer and Medical Officer of Health, remains in force.

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  15. East Coast auto dealer suffered fractured skull as a result of gang attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    Totaram Jaichand, the East Coast Demerara auto dealer who was attacked and beaten on Sunday evening by a group of men, remains in the Intensive Care Unit of the Georgetown Public Hospital, after suffering multiple injuries, including a fractured skull. His daughter Anjali Jaichand, yesterday explained to Stabroek News that her father continues to drift in and out of consciousness.

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  16. Fellow resident charged with murder of missing Prospect womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Stabroek News

    A porter was yesterday remanded to prison after he was charged with the murder of Shawnette Savory, who went missing nearly two years ago. Davendra Ramdial, 34, of 186 Prospect, East Bank Demerara, was brought before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan in Georgetown, where the charge was read to him.

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  17. Mother of murdered America St money changer testifies during Preliminary InquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Stabroek News

    The mother of America Street money changer Shawn Nurse, also known as 'Fabulous', who was killed during an attempted robbery earlier this year, testified yesterday during the continuation of the Preliminary Inquiry. The charge against the duo allege that they murdered Nurse during the course or furtherance of a robbery on February 4th, 2018, at America Street, in Georgetown.

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  18. Good Hope auto dealer in critical condition after gang attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Stabroek News

    A dispute between two East Coast Demerara families has left a Good Hope auto dealer in a serious condition at a city hospital after he was attacked and beaten on Sunday evening by a group of men. Injured is Totaram Jaichand, popularly known as 'Ravi', 40, a father of two, of Lot 143 Good Hope, East Coast Demerara.

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  19. American ends some Omaha and Tulsa flightsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 24 | Flight Global

    ... the Omaha and Tulsa routes, American will add new service from Miami to Bonaire and Savannah in June, and Georgetown, Guyana, and Pereira, Colombia, in December. American continues to serve Omaha from Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Fort Worth, ...

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  20. Gomes, Klautky steer Bingo Spartans past St StanislausRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2018 | Stabroek News

    Kirsten Gomes and Sarah Klautky scored twice while Abosaide Cadogan scored the opening goal as Bingo Spartans defeated St Stanislaus 5-1 in the Guyana Hockey Board U19 female developmental outdoor league at the St. Stanislaus Ground on Saturday. With the ever present rains dampening the games, Cadogan provided the only goal of the first half, beating the St Stanislaus goalkeeper, Donyle Nurse in the third minute.

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