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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, June 12, 2011

As one of the undoubted giants of Trinidad Carnival, there is no doubt that the passing of Wayne Berkeley from this earth on Thursday will be mourned by many in the masquerade fraternity in particular, but more generally by those who have made the propagation of this country’s culture their life...

Saturday, June 11, 2011

Politicians and political parties have not shown themselves to be truly interested in fixing those deep constitutional problems that hinder the development and maturing process of the political infrastructure and culture.

Friday, June 10, 2011

We raise today with deep concern the recent appointment of Dr Edwin Carrington to the post of Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Caricom.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

The rainy season is here and with it the time of hurricane winds and tropical storms blowing through the Caribbean.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

On March 26, 2008, some 98 per cent of the shareholders of RBTT Financial Holdings, voting at a special meeting at the Trinidad Hilton, approved the acquisition of the Trinidad-headquartered bank by the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) for the princely sum of $13.7 billion (US$2.28...

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

In a detailed response to an editorial carried in another newspaper that “celebrated” the return of blood chits to the systems at the National Blood Transfusion Service, Dr Kenneth Charles makes some compelling points about the issues with that system.

Monday, June 6, 2011

Despite the campaign promises of an evangelical People’s Partnership on the road, the reality of procurement procedures in the public sector remains a front burner issue a year into the party’s first term in office.

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Attorney General Anand Ramlogan did the right thing when he announced at Thursday’s post-Cabinet news conference that the tendering process for National Petroleum’s (NP) $40 million transport contract should be quashed and the bidding process reopened.

Friday, June 3, 2011

In the end the FIFA Congress in Zurich closed ranks and stuck with its long-time president, Joseph Sepp Blatter, giving the 75-year-old Swiss national another four years atop football’s governing body.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

There is little doubt that the domestic economy remains in the doldrums as a result of a number of factors including the fact that, to a large extent, the local and foreign private sectors have refrained from undertaking the large, highly capitalised projects to which T&T has become...