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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...

Sunday, July 8, 2018

How could a country have such difficulty in selecting a leader for its crucial law enforcement arm? What does it say about this Republic that we have failed to pick a Commissioner of Police over several years?

Saturday, July 7, 2018

The Government has reason to celebrate today after the controversial Anti-Terrorism (amendment) bill 2018 was passed in the Senate on Thursday night with the same rousing support it had in the lower House.

Friday, July 6, 2018

The People’s National Movement and United National Congress return to Parliament on Monday to discuss a matter which, as far as this media house is concerned, is a waste of their time and John Public’s.

Thursday, July 5, 2018

To SEA or not to SEA, that is the question, with apologies to Shakespeare’s Hamlet.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Today, as students collect their SEA results, what should be a time for celebration of the academic achievements of many is overshadowed by the impasse between the T&T Association of Private Secondary Schools and the Education Ministry.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

It happens every rainy season, almost every time there is a heavy downpour—severe flooding along South Quay, Henry Street and the Brian Lara Promenade, and sections of the foreshore near MovieTowne on the western boundary of the city.

Monday, July 2, 2018

We are moved to point out the obvious, Minister of National Security Edmund Dillon is only one man against a tide that even the best of surfers in the world would find daunting.

Sunday, July 1, 2018

We can all point to several instances where Government’s response has been far from adequate, resulting in the clear impression that time is of no value.

Saturday, June 30, 2018

The call by the Professional Standard Bureau of the T&T Police Service and the Police Complaints Authority to probe the police killing of Keon Moore is the right one but certainly should have come long before residents of Crown Trace, Enterprise, Chaguanas, and Islamic Front leader Umar...

Friday, June 29, 2018

Since 2000, with the declaration of universal free education in T&T, places have been guaranteed to all of the 30,000-plus students who annually make the transition from primary to secondary schools.

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