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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...

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Sunday’s revelation that there were 22 citizens of Trinidad and Tobago who were desperate to get out of Egypt has brought the deteriorating conditions in Egypt into much sharper focus.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

In Parliament last month, Minister of Finance Winston Dookeran made the point that the Government had had to find $3.2 billion in 2010 in order to fund the gasoline subsidy.

Monday, January 31, 2011

On Wednesday, Caribbean Airlines formally signed off on the purchase of nine turboprop aircraft from Avions de Transport Regional (ATR) of France, ending long weeks of confusion and uncertainty about the contractual arrangement.

Sunday, January 30, 2011

 The University of T&T and Technocrats will contest the T&T Volleyball Federation Carib-sponsored Women’s A Division Championship match on Sunday after contrasting semifinal wins at the Jean Pierre Complex, Mucurapo yesterday. Two-time defending champion, UTT booked its place in the...

Sunday, January 30, 2011

By now, it should be growing clearer to the People’s Partnership Government that the mistakes it made in appointing Reshmi Ramnarine to a leadership role in the SIA/SSA intelligence agency will not be going away anytime soon. What the Government seems to be missing in the continuing tumult over...

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Tomorrow marks the second anniversary of the day that the Government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the CL Financial group to bring relief to depositors, policyholders and creditors of Clico, Clico Investment Bank (CIB) and British America Insurance Company (BA...

Friday, January 28, 2011

Twenty years after, but not too late to hear in detail the circumstances surrounding the events of the 1990 attempted coup on the democracy of Trinidad and Tobago.

Friday, January 28, 2011

It has become clear that the fundamental problem with the appointment of Reshmi Ramnarine is the prevailing partisan political culture which triumphs over every other consideration.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

It was always the position of William Demas, one of the economists upon whose work the idea of economic integration among Caribbean countries was founded, that full economic integration of the nine countries of the Eastern Caribbean had to take place and do so as a precursor to...

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

On January 24, 1956—some 55 years ago yesterday—a small group of men and women presented themselves at a public rally in Woodford Square, in Port-of-Spain.