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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...

Friday, December 22, 2017

This week, at the height of what is supposed to be a season of peace and goodwill, a family is grieving because of an act of unthinkable brutality that has taken the life of a loved one, Samantha Isaacs.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

It seems our politicians don’t even see the irony of how right as the current Opposition makes all sorts of yet to be proven comments about Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley and alleged foreign accounts, the allegations against the then prime minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar over what became known...

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

When it comes to refugees and asylum seekers, T&T doesn’t come up as a natural first choice for people fleeing political persecution and hardship in their native countries.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

We may have witnessed another alleged case of having a woman, in this case Samantha Isaacs, being killed by a former partner. This must stop.

Monday, December 18, 2017

There is a growing perception that the cover of parliamentary privilege is being tested. In recent times there has hardly been a sitting in which emails, telephone transcripts and allegations haven’t been produced, intending to undermine another member.

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Now that the Chief Justice has graced the nation with a response to a few of the issues hanging over his head like a storm cloud, it’s left to be seen if the terse edict sent out by a court information manager can do anything to change public perception about the office, that for some 40 days,...

Saturday, December 16, 2017

It took a stern and public rebuke by the Law Association for Chief Justice Ivor Archie to make public his views on recent negative reports. This is a welcome development, despite the statement’s brevity.

Friday, December 15, 2017

Amendments to the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act were debated and passed in the Senate on Tuesday for an increase in the maximum speed limit from 80 km to 100 km an hour among other changes.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Just as the country’s highly energy dependent economy faces a critical stage, the OWTU is doing its very best to make things even harder for the country by staging senseless protests aimed at Petrotrin.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Two years ago, under a different political administration, there were reports that a secret contract millhouse was discovered at the offices of the Education Facilities Company Limited (EFCL) in Maraval.

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