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Sunday, October 23, 2011

You always know the exact moment a government runs out of steam: they attack the media. This week, some clown in a Cabinet packed with jokers called for the licensing of journalists to “improve” the profession.

Friday, October 21, 2011

As if from nowhere the Occupy Wall Street lumbered out of the starting blocks. That was four weeks ago. Today, the movement has failed to generate the electricity and mass support of the Arab Spring from which it was fashioned.

Friday, October 21, 2011

Our ancestors left Uttar Pra-desh, Bihar and other areas of India over 166 years ago, to work as indentured labourers on the sugarcane fields.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Andrew Sabga, president of the T&T Chamber of Industry and Commerce, has called on local businessmen to prepare themselves for the wave of exciting enterprise opportunities that awaits them: the world economy recovering from its present turmoil.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

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Thursday, October 20, 2011

“The private investment sector has been a troubling situation. I have really never understood the argument of waiting or the argument of confidence.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

 When will we ever learn? We are now hearing and seeing on the television the ugly spectacle of Coptic Christians being massacred. Coptic priest, Fr Filopater, provided a graphic account of the savaging of Egyptian Christians. “I was an eyewitness to all what happened.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

 It’s difficult to write anything about a budget that disposes of health in three short paragraphs or about two minutes in a three-hour show. Still, that’s better than the amount given to art and, as Willi Chen said in his letter in Saturday’s Guardian, “in the budget...

Monday, October 17, 2011

As a country, on the whole we tend to be very tolerant of the political theatrics, antics and political acrobatics of our politicians, and may even tend to dismiss them (the politicians) with a huge yawn and bored shrug.

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