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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

EYEWITNESS: Hapless…

…and hopeless If the escapees from Prison Break II at Lusignan weren’t so dangerous, it would make a very good comedy routine. How do you...

EYEWITNESS: Oily weaselling…

…in Parliament Harry Truman was one US President who prided himself for being plain spoken. After his meltdown in Parliament Thursday night, Raphael Trotman could...

THE PIPER: Counting oil

The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Ministry of Natural Resources sent out a letter that sought to assure the public the government  is...

THE PIPER: Ethnic developments

Last Friday, an African Business Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) was launched in style at the Marriott Hotel. It is an initiative of the African...

EYEWITNESS: Bitter bile…

…against business acumen It’s no secret the Muckraker’s owner, Mook Lall, is behind the sleazy attacks on a number of persons who bought land for...

EYEWITNESS: Breaking…

…Venezuelan eye-pass Well, as old people say, “boat gone a wata…cyaan turn back!” on the eye-pass the Venezuelans have been taking on us for fifty-six...

Racist Stereotypes Unleashed against Indians

By The Piper Hardly a day goes by in the Guyanese media without centuries- old racist stereotypes hurled at Indians. This has been going on...

EYEWITNESS: Bleeding…

…sugar workers Ever since the PNC-led Government of David Granger slid into office, he’s led the way in justifying the firing of 7,000 sugar workers...

EYEWITNESS: Moving on…

…with teaching reforms Your Eyewitness has repeated the caution of the strong possibility of “a slip between the cup and the lip” on the matter...

EYEWITNESS: Whatever happened to…

…that Indian Arrival Monument? You do remember there was a Monument commemorating the Arrival of Indians to Guyana that was supposed to’ve been erected in...

Recent Articles

Suspect in Eccles execution-style killing arrested in private hospital

One of the alleged perpetrators who shot and killed a young father execution-style on Tuesday night in the vicinity of the two Brothers Service...

No-confidence cases: Submissions filed in the High Court

The various parties in the legal challenges relating to the no-confidence vote have filed and sent out their submissions to the High Court. In one,...

Letter: If GECOM cannot cope then the staff should be replaced

Dear Editor, I want to throw this out there - does it make sense that on one hand the constitution, which is the supreme law...

Four dead in clashes ahead of Venezuela protests

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — At least four people have died following overnight clashes ahead of Wednesday's rival protests in Venezuela by supporters and opponents...

Miner accused of fraud gets bail

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West Indies bat first at Bridgetown as England leave out Stuart Broad

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PPP/C presidential candidate on the move, begins outreach in Berbice

Newly elected People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) presidential candidate, Irfaan Ali travelled to Berbice, on Tuesday, where he was given a resounding welcome as he...

Man executed in Eccles

A man was on Tuesday evening gunned down in the vicinity of the Two Brothers Service Station, Eccles, East Bank Demerara (EBD) by two...

EYEWITNESS: Dragging their feet…

…but digging their grave It was a bit surprising the PNC’s still insisting the elections be dragged out – via their unilaterally appointed GECOM Chair,...

CCAC preparing legislation to protect rights of customers who shop online

With the use of online shopping vastly expanding, the Competition and Consumer Affairs Commission (CCAC) has taken up the task of expanding its mandate...