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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...

Saturday, December 2, 2017

While the T&T Police Service may be patting itself on the back over the relatively quick recapture of prison escapee Vicky Boodram, her jailbreak will go down in history as one of the most glaring demonstrations of the vulnerability, weakness and failure in some of our security services.

Friday, December 1, 2017

T&T, like other governments across Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), has made a commitment to end to the AIDS epidemic by 2030. This is in line with the United Nations General Assembly Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS of June 2016.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Alleged fraudster Vicky Boodram is already stuff of legend after accomplishing one of the most daring prison escapes in the history of the country.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

There has always been a stigma attached to the shanty town that has developed into Beetham Gardens. Constantly at the forefront are the negatives associated with that working class community—crime, squalor, poverty, dysfunction.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

The killing of Pundit Sunil Ragbirsingh at his home in Arouca over the weekend has left those in and outside the Hindu community in a state of shock.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Based on the latest reports of communication between Chief Justice Ivor Archie and a friend, the head of the judiciary now faces a crossroad. Down one road is resignation from office. Down the other is a protracted and exhausting battle to regain confidence and remain in office.

Sunday, November 26, 2017

The blockading of the Beetham Highway on Thursday may still be the talk of the town or, indeed, the country. The terrifying scenes for those caught by the closure of the road by some of the local residents, protesting against police action.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley yesterday drew the proverbial line in the sand against the criminal elements deemed responsible for two separate acts of lawlessness at Beetham Gardens and St Paul Street in Port-of-Spain on Thursday.

Friday, November 24, 2017

The advice from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) following its recent Article IV Consultation in T&T could not be more clear—it is time for a significant exchange rate adjustment.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Our leaders and society as a whole should take notice of the IMF’s latest report on the state of our economy. It does not make a comfortable reading.