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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, May 24, 2018

In 1994, a lawsuit was brought on behalf of Sumayyah Mohammed, then an 11-year-old Muslim girl, after she was told she would not be allowed to wear a hijab while attending Holy Name Convent in Port-of-Spain.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Although there have been broad references to a restructuring exercise at the University of T&T (UTT) the lack of pertinent details leaves plenty of space for the speculation and confusion that have been swirling around the institution.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

On the surface, it looks like the making of a political dynasty. After getting consensus from a large gathering in Chaguanas on Sunday, Mickela Panday is officially following in the footsteps of her famous father to establish a political party.

Monday, May 21, 2018

News of untimely death always hurts, particularly when it is close to home. The devastating news that more than 100 Cubans were killed in a plane crash on an internal flight comes close to home.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

The pomp and ceremony of a British royal wedding got an injection that showed that the monarchy is undergoing the kind of changes that only a modern prince and princess can bring to the fore.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

The Ministry of Education would do well to expedite investigations into the latest allegation of corporal punishment being meted out to a pupil by a primary school teacher in south Trinidad.

Friday, May 18, 2018

It is still too early to say yea or nay to the use of medical marijuana. More discussion and research is needed

Thursday, May 17, 2018

A ruling by Justice Frank Seepersad in a lawsuit brought against former government minister Jack Warner brings the issue of campaign finance back into sharp focus.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Minister in the Office of the Attorney General Fitzgerald Hinds was clearly frustrated on Monday when he pointed out to Ministry of National Security officials that six years after passage of legislation legalising electronic bracelets, implementation of the system is “horribly behind schedule...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

T&T crossed a grim milestone on Sunday when Chinese businessman Qumehlanj Cao became the 201st murder victim for the year.