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  1. Two doctors injured in West Coast Berbice accidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Stabroek News

    Several persons, including two doctors attached to the New Amsterdam Hospital were rushed to the Fort Wellington Hospital yesterday morning following separate accidents on the West Coast Berbice road.


  2. Plantation Brahan man dies after accidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Stabroek News

    A West Coast Berbice man died after he was struck down on the D' Edward Village Public Road on Sunday morning by a speeding driver who fled the scene but was later apprehended.


  3. Berbice woman wins Lucozade carRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Stabroek News

    Esther Allison, of 172 Smythfield, New Amsterdam, Berbice, is the winner of the car which was up for grabs in ANSA McAL's Lucozade promotion.


  4. Fears grow over spread of Chikungunya in BerbiceRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Stabroek News

    There are growing reports of the spread of the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus in Berbice, while at least two cases have been confirmed at Liliendaal and Plaisance, both on the East Coast of Demerara Although confirmed cases doubled in the last few weeks to 62, there are fears that the figure may be more than what is being reported.


  5. China Paper seeks approval for US$205M tree plantation in intermediate savannahsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | Stabroek News

    Paper manufacturing company, China Paper Corporation, proposes to invest US$205 million in a tree plantation in the intermediate savannahs and has applied to the Envir-onmental Protection Agency for authorization.


  6. Missing Sophia man found in canalRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Stabroek News

    The body of a twenty-five-year-old male nurse was found yesterday floating in the Lamaha Canal three days after his family reported him missing and relatives believe his mental illness may have contributed to his drowning.


  7. Orphanage employee charged with child sexual abuseRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Stabroek News

    A Berbice orphanage caretaker was yesterday placed on $200,000 bail after he was charged with sexually abusing a child. Mohamed Deen, manager of the Anjuman Orphanage, Philadelphia Street, New Amsterdam appeared before Magistrate Sherdel Isaacs Marcus in the New Amsterdam Magistrate's Court.


  8. Bishops' High reach YBG U19 finalRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Stabroek News

    Bishops' High clinched their berth to the Georgetown final, defeating St. Rose's High 47-42 in their u-19 fixture when the Youth Basketball Guyana Conference Championships continued on Saturday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.


  9. Fire destroys operating room at Berbice Ophthalmology HospitalRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Stabroek News

    A fire suspected to be electrical in origin destroyed an operating room and an excimer laser at the National Ophthalmology Hos-pital in Port Mourant, Corentyne yesterday.


  10. Disaster risk programme launched in BerbiceRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Stabroek News

    "We cannot prevent or stop a natural disaster, but we can reduce its impact on our lives - and we can only do so through preparation".


  11. Bandit dies after mistakenly shot by accomplice during robberyRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Stabroek News

    A 21-year-old man, who was shot, allegedly by his accomplice while committing a robbery at Number 11 Village, Corentyne Berbice on Sunday, succumbed later that night while being treated at the New Amsterdam Hospital.


  12. Corentyne robber dies after shot by accompliceRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Stabroek News

    The Police say they are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at about 1910h last night at No.


  13. Berbice orphanage being probed over sex abuse allegationsRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Stabroek News

    Following the allegation by a 14-year-old that he was sexually abused by a care giver at the Berbice Anjuman Orphanage in New Amsterdam, five boys were removed from the institution and are now in the custody of the Child Care and Protection Agency .


  14. Children removed from Berbice Anjuman Orphanage for probe of abuse allegationRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Stabroek News

    The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security yesterday said that five children at the Berbice Anjuman Orphanage have been taken into protective care to facilitate a probe of a sexual abuse allegation.


  15. Twelve more Chikungunya cases confirmed in BerbiceRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Stabroek News

    The Caribbean Public Health Agency has confirmed 12 more cases of Chikungunya from samples taken in East Berbice, the Government Information Agency reported yesterday.


  16. Guyana: More about the new chikungunya casesRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    He made this disclosure at a media briefing during which he said that the cases were from Canje, Berbice, and authorities have since dispatched a five-member medical team to the area.


  17. Defendant drinks poison at courtRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Stabroek News

    A man is battling for his life at the Georgetown Public Hospital after he drank poison at the Georgetown Magistrates' Court yesterday.


  18. NA hairdresser died of blood clot complications - autopsy reportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Stabroek News

    An autopsy report has revealed that 24-year-old Stanleytown hairdresser Marissa La Gourdoue died from a blood clot disorder after giving birth to a premature baby at the New Amsterdam Hospital.


  19. Young NA mother knifed to deathRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Stabroek News

    A young mother was fatally stabbed at Angoy's Avenue, New Amsterdam on Monday evening and the father of her infant baby, who later tried to end his own life, is accused of committing the brutal attack.


  20. Stanleytown hairdresser dies after premature birthRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Stabroek News

    The Berbice Regional Health Authority has launched an investigation into the death of a mother of two yesterday, several hours following her discharge from the New Amsterdam Hospital after giving birth.