You are here

Columnists

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Having covered and observed Caribbean elections over several decades (and even participated in one 37 years ago as a Tapia candidate), I must say I have always wondered why so many political contestants are eventually proven to either be wholly incompetent or hopelessly dishonest and corrupt.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Back in 2009, I received several injections while undergoing medical treatment in the States. Although my physical health improved, there was one psychosomatic side-effect: anxiety attacks.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Simplification is a hell of a thing. If you simplify too much, people feel you are a jerk.

Monday, May 14, 2018

On Tuesday, May 15, the world will observe the International Day of Families on the theme: Families and inclusive societies.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

His Royal Highness (HRH), the Prince of Wales visited a coral cay named Lady Eliot Island on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef (GBR) during the Commonwealth Games in April 2018. His connection with Australia started 50 years ago when he was a student at Geelong Grammar School.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

“Her children stand up and proclaim her blessed. Her husband, too, sings her praises”
—Proverbs 31:28

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Maximum utilisation of the opportunities from the exploitation of the hydrocarbon resources to be extracted from the Guyana-Suriname Basin to engender sustainable development within those countries and Caricom must start with the production and marketing agreements for oil and gas mined in the...

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Last Sunday, Dr Morgan Job, activist, media personality, former parliamentarian and intellectual, passed away. He was someone who made a mark in the society by the passionate manner in which he advocated his points of view.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Every budget and budget review seems to send commentators into convulsions. A few seem to get so distressed picking away the flesh from Government strategies and achievements that they probably end up with acute acid reflux, if not pneumonia from the sudden downpour of rain.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

In the famous comedy “Wedding Crashers,” two divorce mediators (played by actors Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson) are usually in the habit of ‘crashing’ weddings. They claim to belong to some ‘pumpkin vine’ relative of either the bride or the groom’s family as they invite themselves to weddings.

Pages