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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...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley, in his usual no holds barred style, ruffled quite a few feathers at the PNM’s Sport and Family Day with his declaration of his right to prevent “imps” from getting into the party’s executive.

Monday, August 13, 2018

Even in death, the debate rages on about the often strained relationship Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul had with the country of his birth.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

The spectacle of names being put in a hat and then drawn out one by one reminds us of “lucky dips” at the fair. That’s the picture that emerges after watching the selection of the Commissioner of Police.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

The near-death experience of journalist Khamal Georges heightens anxiety and concern across the country since many identify with the familiar face on the CNC3 nightly news.

Friday, August 10, 2018

For years now, through the tenures of several successive ministers of health, chronic staff shortages have persisted throughout the public health system.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

The restructuring of debt-ridden Petrotrin was always going to be a difficult undertaking given the contentious relationship that has always existed between the management of the state-owned energy company and the majority bargaining unit for its workers, the Oilfield Workers’ Trade Union (OWTU...

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

At this time about a year ago, Local Government and Rural Development Minister Kazim Hosein was claiming that Government was proceeding “full speed ahead” with the long overdue reforms to the country’s local government system.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

In a move that took almost the entire nation by surprise, the press statement announcing a reshuffle of ministerial assignments by Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley was released shortly after midnight, so the majority of citizens only discovered that there was a new National Security

Monday, August 6, 2018

How does one begin to unravel and fix the issues plaguing the T&T Police Service? Well, this is an answer we hope incoming Police Commissioner-designate Gary Griffith already has in his head or will develop quickly.

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Public Administration Minister Marlene McDonald’s announcement of an audit of state assets, in this case housing, is a welcome initiative. Indeed, at a time when energy revenue is no longer flowing freely, the issue of state asset usage takes on more significance.