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Attorney Sophia Chote refuses to see herself as a hero. But in the eyes of Jareem Richards, she will forever be the lady who gave up her business class seat on a British Airways flight from London to accommodate his tired body.

Richards and Mrs Chote shared the flight home from London, where the young man had just won two medals, bronze in the men...

Thursday, November 9, 2017

From this morning, we will know the effectiveness of the call by Public Service Association’s president Watson Duke for employees at the Board of Inland Revenue and Customs & Excise Division to take two unauthorised days off.

Whatever the outcome, the call is preposterous.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Chaguaramas is one of the most diverse and beautiful parts of T&T with its tropical rainforests, caves, waterfalls and other natural features on more than 14,000 acres of land comprising a peninsula and five offshore islands.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Speaking on Sunday, Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi rejected calls by the Prisons Officers Association for their members to be able to carry guns when off-duty. Mr Al-Rawi is right.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Having lost almost everything in recent floods, hundreds of families in various communities across this country are still struggling to dig themselves out of the disaster zones that their homes have become. Many have been doing it on their own, little by little and one day at a time.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Absolutely no statistics were presented but acting Commissioner of Prisons William Alexander seems to believe that prison rape is down because of overcrowding.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

T&T’s quarter-mile quintet of Jarrin Solomon, Jereem Richards, Machel Cedenio, Lalonde Gordon and Renny Quow brought more glory to this country on Thursday when they were awarded the prestigious Association of National Olympic Committees’ “Best Male Athlete for the Americas” award in the...

Friday, November 3, 2017

The allegations made by a television personality about the private life and conduct of a senior member of the legal fraternity bring into focus the question of the right to privacy.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

The very real problem of homelessness in T&T has been brought to the fore this week in two cases—a homeless man’s failed legal bid to gain access to Tamarind Square and the worrying matter of the Erica and Wendell Joseph who have taken up residence in the Queen’s Park Savannah.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Back to back, on Monday evening and then again yesterday morning, two completely unrelated events triggered huge traffic gridlocks on opposite ends of Trinidad.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Just as Breast Cancer Awareness Month draws to a close, with many inspiring stories, major fun-draisers and renewed drive to find a cure for all cancers, it’s shocking, but unsurprising, to learn that the long-delayed National Oncology Centre at the Eric Williams Medical Science Complex has no...

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