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  1. Suspect charged with murder of Timehri youthRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Stabroek News

    The prime suspect in the murder of Timehri youth Ronsley Clarke was yesterday remanded to prison after being charged with the crime. Travis Evans, 23, of 'C' Field, Sophia, Greater Georgetown, was arraigned before presiding Magistrate Zamilla Ally-Seepaul at the Sparendaam Magistrate's Court.

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  2. Back to School in GeorgetownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The George Towner

    On O Street in Georgetown, Hyde-Addison parents wave goodbye to their children on the morning of the first day of school. Georgetowner photo.

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  3. Region Six finds $12M to repair dams for harvestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Stabroek News

    The Region Six administration in an effort to support the farmers of the region will be spending some $12M to repair access dams which are presently in poor condition. David Armogan, Regional Chairman on Thursday told Stabroek News, that "We have found about $12M from the regional budget to repair the dams".

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  4. Report details effects of stripped-down US Embassy in Havana after health incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 18 | The Daily Republic

    ... businesses. Interviews and the processing of immigrant visas have been transferred to the U.S. Embassy in Georgetown, Guyana. In a 1994 migration accord between the United States and Cuba, the United States agreed to issue 20,000 travel documents ...

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  5. Cops nab suspect in fatal shooting of Timehri youthRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 18 | Stabroek News

    The lone suspect in the murder of Timehri youth Ronsley Clarke, who was fatally shot earlier this month at a birthday party in Sophia, Greater Georgetown, was arrested by the police on Thursday. A police source informed Stabroek News yesterday that acting on intelligence received, the police arrested the suspect, who is known by the alias 'Short Boss,' in 'D' Division .

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  6. Gov't won't be 'intoxicated' by oil, Granger says - -vows...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 18 | Stabroek News

    President of Guyana and Leader of People's National Congress Reform David Granger and his wife, First Lady Sandra Granger, being ushered into for the opening of the party's Biennial Delegates' Congress at the party's headquarters in Sophia, Greater Georgetown yesterday. Dubbing the PNCR as the "natural, national leader," President David Granger yesterday said that the APNU+AFC government will not be "intoxicated by oil" as he vowed that the petroleum sector will be managed in accordance with "international best principles."

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  7. Yachting event cancelled after media reports about piracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Stabroek News

    An international yachting event to be hosted here has been cancelled following reports in the local and international media stemming from deadly attacks on fishermen off of Suriname in April this year and other incidents. The 6th International Nereid's Rally which was on schedule for the 13th September to be hosted at Hurakabra River Resort and welcomed to Guyana at a lunch hosted by Minister of Business with responsibility for Tourism, Dominic Gaskin, has been forced to cancel.

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  8. Female boxers set for history-making momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... compete at the Caribbean Schoolboys/Schoolgirls Development Boxing Tournament from today until Sunday in Georgetown, Guyana. Team coaches Ria Ramnarine and Jason Aqui are concerned about the team's travel, due to ongoing funding issues. A release ...

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  9. American Airlines gets approval to begin Guyana operations from Nov 15thRead the original story

    Friday Aug 17 | Stabroek News

    AA will use an airbus A319 aircraft for flights to Guyana, which has eight first-class and 120 economy class seats. With Cabinet's approval, American Airlines Inc. will commence operations between Georgetown and Miami, USA, on November 15th, State Minister Joseph Harmon announced yesterday.

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  10. Blue Power soap prices inflate as dollar fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | The Gleaner

    ... currency depreciation and regional challenges. These include foreign exchange movements in Jamaica, job losses in Guyana and a flat economy in Barbados. "We are looking for new prospects and developing new products as far as the soaps are concerned. ...

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  11. Exciting moments at NACAC ChampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... on the occasion of International Youth Day (IYD) called on the T&T Olympic and Commonwealth sport... GEORGETOWN, Guyana-Man-of-the-Match Raymon Reifer produced the third best figures in Caribbean Premier League history as Barbados Tridents opened ...

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  12. Councillor hurt by assault ...pledges to continue serving peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... Deyalsingh says the loan to finance the project was only received from the Bank of Austria two... GEORGETOWN, Guyana-Man-of-the-Match Raymon Reifer produced the third best figures in Caribbean Premier League history as Barbados Tridents opened their ...

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  13. Brazen daylight gun attack in La PuertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... guessing they believe to be in support of my recent #proudlysubmissive article and social media postings. GEORGETOWN, Guyana-Man-of-the-Match Raymon Reifer produced the third best figures in Caribbean Premier League history as Barbados Tridents ...

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  14. Gov't, union to meet to avert strike action by Guyanese teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | The Gleaner

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Education Minister Nicolette Henry says she plans to meet with officials of the Guyana Trade Union to discuss unresolved issues after the union earlier this week said it had instructed its members to embark on industrial action from August 27. Henry said that the Ministry of Education and the GTU had agreed to another round of talks to deal with the issues, insisting that the negotiations were never over. "I want to point out that some were agreed on in part because it required much more than one area.

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  15. Ukrainian nationals remanded into custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Trinadad Express

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Aug 15, CMC - Two Ukrainian nationals, charged with assaulting two Guyanese nationals earlier this month, will re-appear in a magistrate's court here August 23. The men, Vitaly Paraschuck, 38 and Maksym Furtak, 33, were alleged to have committed the acts on August 3, while working as security guards for a foreign mining company in Guyana's interior region Paraschuck was charged with two counts of threatening behaviour and assault causing actual bodily harm on Charles Clarke, while Furtak was charged with threatening behaviour committed on Rudolph Deane. The court heard Tuesday that the incident occurred on August 3 at Quarter Stone in the Cuyuni river area.

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  16. Aguilleira: None should be left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... Merissa and her West Indies team-mates will be competing in the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in November in matches in Guyana, St Lucia and Antigua and Barbuda. Under the grim skies and persistent rainfall, thousands of commuters rushed for ...

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  17. Homestead identified for Venezuelans in Mabaruma - FelixRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Stabroek News

    ... So, all agencies, locally, are locked into this committee to provide services and support for the Venezuelans in Guyana. We are also [examining] the situation in Region Seven [in order] to find out where [the Venezuelans] are and what numbers we ...

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  18. Ukrainian guards charged, remanded over threats, assault on GuyaneseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Stabroek News

    ... men were arraigned in Georgetown, remanded them to prison, while stating that they had not shown sufficient ties to Guyana and were deemed flight risks. Paraschuck faces three charges, with the most serious being the alleged unlawful assault on ...

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  19. Beetham flood bath for Hinds, councillorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... on the occasion of International Youth Day (IYD) called on the T&T Olympic and Commonwealth sport... GEORGETOWN, Guyana-Man-of-the-Match Raymon Reifer produced the third best figures in Caribbean Premier League history as Barbados Tridents opened ...

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  20. No bail for man charged with stealing SUV outside statiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... the Besson Street Police Station after it was recovered following an armed robbery, last week, is... GEORGETOWN, Guyana-Man-of-the-Match Raymon Reifer produced the third best figures in Caribbean Premier League history as Barbados Tridents opened ...

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