Carvil Duncan found not guilty of theft from GPL

Former Director of the Guyana Power and Light (GPL), Carvil Duncan, was today found not guilty of stealing almost a million dollars from the company.  
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An Illinois Republican promises to fight Trump administration efforts to ease sanctions against Russia. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) told The Global Politico that he’s prepared to battle the White
After numerous rejections, the US Supreme Court has agreed to hear the appeal of a Colorado “cake artist” who refused to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding and argued that being for
Visiting Cameroon fans have shared their experiences in Sochi supporting their team at the FIFA 2017 Confederations Cup. Read Full Article at
Former Attorney General Anil Nandlall today called on the police to launch an investigation of the controversial $605m drug procurement deal by the Georgetown Public Hospital which he said breached th
The first high-speed train designed and manufactured entirely in China debuted on the Beijing-Shanghai line on Monday. It boasts a top speed of 400 kilometers per hour (kph). Read Full
Berlin cannot rely on an "erratic" Donald Trump, and it remains unknown whether it can rely on the US as a whole, German chancellor candidate Martin Schulz has stated. Read Full Article
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The US Supreme Court will hear arguments about President Donald Trump's proposed travel ban against foreign nationals from six majority-Muslim countries in their next term. In the meant
The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear arguments over President Donald Trump’s proposed travel ban from several Muslim-majority countries. Trump’s proposed ban — which would bar
The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear arguments over President Donald Trump’s proposed travel ban from several Muslim-majority countries. Trump’s proposed ban — which would bar
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There is something about the behavior of Donald Trump in the White House that is almost hallucinatory. What is to be done about a president who seems impervious to normal standards of decency, who mak
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An eight foot (2.4 meter) blue shark caused panic on the Spanish island of Mallorca after it was spotted swimming amidst holidaymakers over the weekend. Read Full Article at
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Simon Utebor, Yenagoa The Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr. Seriake Dickson, has called on the founding Secretary of Ijaw National Congress, Pastor Power Aginighan, to stop trading blame and join forces
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The acts performing at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup closing ceremony at St. Petersburg Stadium on July 2 have been announced. Read Full Article at
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