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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

A quick review of the history of Venezuela’s economic situation will reveal that Venezuela’s falling oil prices and production levels, combined with the flooding of US shale oil and hyperinflation brought the country into a food and health crisis.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

“I soon recognised that the most important part of captaincy was team selection - rather like a Prime Minister choosing a cabinet.”

From the book: All Round View by Imran Khan Published 1988.

Monday, July 30, 2018

In a letter to the editor a fortnight ago, I made the point that the present Police Service Commission (PSC) should “do the honourable thing”.

Monday, July 30, 2018

One of the legal requirements for the office of Commissioner of Police is that he/she must have at least fifteen years experience of increasing responsibility in “law enforcement.”

The current candidate being bandied about is retired Captain Gary Griffith.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Meekness and fairness permit leaders to direct the show properly. Operations are properly directed when they benefit those for whom things were established.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

I want to first of all congratulate France on winning this year’s World Cup and also congratulations to Croatia for surpassing expectations and finishing second. Very few would have predicted the small nation of Croatia to make it to the finals at the start of this tournament.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

How difficult is it to insist that when patrolling/raiding the hot spots that body cameras should be worn by the police? It can only be alleged that they do not have enough working cameras or do not wish to wear them for reasons best left unsaid.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

The fact that something is legal in twenty countries does not make T&T backward by not legalising it and is not a valid reason for legalisation.

In forty countries it is illegal to leave the “state religion.”

Thursday, July 26, 2018

I write in response of an opinion expressed by one Hansen Stewart, published on page A21 in the T&T Guardian of Monday, July 23, 2018, entitled, “Setting record straight on House vacation sittings”.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

It has become obvious that the Opposition has developed a “fake it, til you make it” mentality which has become overbearing.

Monday, July 23, 2018

According to news reports, an accountant and two of his companies were ordered to repay $16 million to state-owned company East Port-of-Spain Development Corporation (EPoS), after it was discovered that he was guilty of forgery of authorised signatures, fraudulent accounts and manipulation or...

Monday, July 23, 2018

With all the brouhaha about the House of Representatives sitting during the customary vacation period of July and August, we are duty-bound to set the record straight as this is no anomaly and there may be those residing abroad or not born during recent times to know the history of when...

Monday, July 23, 2018

For the second consecutive Friday, good news has come from our Parliament.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

With regards to by-election comments (Jul 18), with both major parties (PNM and UNC) claiming victory and bragging rights in the two by-election seats (Barataria and Belmont East) of last July 16, neither party has much to celebrate.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

In May of this year, our home was burglarised. A fireproof box containing some jewelry and important personal documents, including passports, were stolen. After reporting the robbery, the real work of piece by piece replacing the stolen documents began.

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