30 C
Georgetown, Guyana
Friday, March 22, 2019

THE PIPER: Rodney COI – No need for more controversy

It is very unfortunate that the Rodney Commission of Inquiry's (COI) Report has been embargoed by President David Granger. This act, added to the...

THE PIPER: Population manipulations?

Ever since last year when the APNU/AFC government broke with the century-old tradition of subsuming Guyana's immigration department under the Police Force, there have...

THE PIPER: End of oil age?

In Finance Minister Winston Jordan's Budget Speech at the end of January, he offered his Government's perspective on our oil prospects, in the wake...

THE PIPER: Strike Weapon

The sugar unions have brought out workers in a widespread strike in the Berbice and Demerara Estates in an effort to convince the APNU/AFC...

The Piper: A conservative Budget

Budget 2016 was presented on Friday amid a great deal of expectations after the APNU+AFC inaugural but truncated one that covered the latter half...

Guyana the Good

BY THE PIPER Christmas is a special time of the year. We tend to get a little cushy and think of things in kinder and...

Guyana in 2015 – Continuity and Change

By The Piper 2015 saw some real changes, many of them good; others still to prove their worth over time. Some things have continued, the...

The ‘West’ Deserves Some Praise in Response to San Bernardino Attack

By The Piper On December 02, Syed Farook and his wife Tashfeen Malik donned face masks, loaded up their high-powered rifles and pipe bombs and...

The Piper: The Skulduggery in Guyana seems to have no end

By The Piper - At some point those who control state power will have to find some ways of sparing the Guyanese people the...

Ramotar was right on the Security Matter

By The Piper Just last week former President Donald Ramotar suggested joint patrol of Guyana Defence Force personnel with the Guyana Police Force, noting as...

Recent Articles

Region 5 joins in countrywide protest

Supporters of the PPP/C in Region Five (Mahaica/Berbice) have joined in the countrywide protest calling on the APNU/AFC government to step down. Below are...

Region 6 calls on ‘illegal govt’ to step down

A peaceful protest in Region Six (East Berbice Corentyne) led by Regional Chairman, David Armagon and former Agriculture Minister, Leslie Ramsammy is currently being...

“This is an illegitimate Government” – PPP/C Presidential Candidate

“This is an illegitimate Government,” PPP/C Presidential Candidate, Irfaan Ali exclaimed as he joined the scores of persons who are calling on the coalition...

Ireland to host West Indies and Bangladesh for tri-series in May

Ireland will host West Indies and Bangladesh for an ODI tri-series in the first half of May, with a double round-robin phase followed by...

Sammy slams Cameron’s stewardship, urges support for Skerritt

  CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy says the Dave Cameron administration could not take credit for the region's three...

PPP/C protests ‘illegal’ government

Supporters and executive members of the People Progressive Party/Civil took to the streets this morning to reiterate their stance that the APNU/AFC Government is...

Man stabbed, shot after intervening in argument

Phagway Day celebrations turned tragic for a young man after he was stabbed several times to his back and shot to his knee when...

Guyana has vast untapped resources – US Ambassador

In a welcome reception hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) Guyana Inc for newly-accredited United States (US) Ambassador to Guyana Sarah-Ann Lynch...

Every local option was exhausted to resolve constitutional crisis issue – Opposition Leader

Having been unable to reach a compromise with the coalition Government regarding a possible date for the next General and Regional Elections, Opposition Leader...

Top Cop calls for “calm” as Appeal Court hands down decisions today

Police Commissioner Leslie James on Thursday implored that the “current calm, peace and tranquility” should remain throughout the nation as the decisions in the...