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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, 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.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

It might be time to review the system of parliamentary select committees as it operates in this country. Under the Westminster system, these committees play a critical role, strengthening parliament’s ability to hold the executive to account.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

More often than not, the country’s Housing Development Corporation appears in the news for the wrong reasons.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Whether or not Chief Justice Ivor Archie will answer calls from prominent members of the legal fraternity, including judges, for clarification of several matters he is reported to be embroiled in, could play key role in the public’s perception of, and confidence in the judicial system.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

In the haste to satisfy a tax-paying public already concerned by the apparent inability of the State to act on matters of corruption, is the Government and by extension its agencies falling into the trap of making promises it may not be able to keep?

Saturday, November 18, 2017

The Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) stands at a crossroads today in the wake of yet another black eye delivered to the organisation this week, with the appearance in court of Fyzabad Secondary principal Troy Jebodhsingh and Physical Education teacher Nigel Lakhan on fraud charges...

Friday, November 17, 2017

The figures on mental illness among school children in T&T, alarming as they are, may be just the tip of the iceberg.