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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, January 25, 2011

On this day, one year ago, Kamla Persad-Bissessar created history in Trinidad and Tobago by winning the internal elections of the UNC and becoming the first politician to unseat, in direct challenge, the founding leader of a major political party in Trinidad and Tobago.

Sunday, January 23, 2011

 Yesterday’s resignation by 31-year-old communication technician, Reshmi Usha Ramnarine, from a top post in T&T’s security firmament does not remove the perception that the Government has failed to treat intelligence in an intelligent manner. The decision by Prime Minister...

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Recent events seem to indicate that T&T is finally becoming serious about doing something to address the pernicious impact of noise pollution.

Friday, January 21, 2011

A highly commendable effort is being made by the Government to pass legislation to modernise parts of the criminal justice system using technology. It is a process that has been happening in several parts of the world, in many instances as long as five to ten years.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

What should be made of the transfer of Minister Rudy Indarsingh to the Labour Ministry, ostensibly to handle the Unemployment Relief Programme (URP)?

Thursday, January 20, 2011

On Friday, the international rating agency Standard and Poor’s (S&P) affirmed its “A” foreign currency and “A+” local currency long-term sovereign credit ratings on Trinidad and Tobago and declared that this country’s long-term rating remained stable.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Finance Minister Winston Dookeran received two bits of good news at the weekend.

Monday, January 17, 2011

It’s hard to separate which is the more embarrassing situation at the Chaguanas Lions Gate housing development.

Sunday, January 16, 2011

 In announcing a stunning statistic of 4,000 children missing from the school system, Minister of Education Dr Tim Gopeesingh promised to “trace the pathway for these 4,000 students to determine where they are.” “We are sending out a memo with immediate effect to all schools to determine the...