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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...

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

On Saturday, the Caribbean Court of Justice registered another milestone in its development as President Designate of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), Sir Charles Michael Dennis Byron was introduced to the media community of the Caribbean. In a significant nod to the Caribbean countries...

Sunday, March 20, 2011

Earlier this month, at the opening of the Eye Theatre and Eye/ENT Ward at the San Fernando General Hospital, Minister of Health Therese Baptiste-Cornelis declared that there was no shortage of blood at the National Blood Transfusion Service, long colloquially known as the Blood...

Saturday, March 19, 2011

On the face of it, it would appear that the board of the South West Regional Health Authority (SWRHA) acted hastily and without too much regard for the consequences of its action when it summarily dismissed the chief executive office of the RHA, Paula Chester-Cumberbatch, on...

Friday, March 18, 2011

 By all calculations, it must be time for the Heads of Government of Caricom to appoint a secretary general of the Community to lead the business of the secretariat forward. 

Thursday, March 17, 2011

It seems that all sides of the Parliament have got it right this time in the decision to temporarily evacuate the Red House to allow the 100-year-old building to be renovated and restored.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

While, understandably, nationals of this country with friends or family members in Japan would be very concerned at their well-being, the human suffering in the Land of the Rising Sun has taken on global proportions.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

The conclusion by employment law specialist Lennox Marcelle that the Industrial Relations Act should be amended to bring it in line with some of today’s realities is a position that should find agreement with both employers and trade unions.

Monday, March 14, 2011

In her capacity as Chair-in-Office of the Commonwealth, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar offered a message for today’s commemoration of Commonwealth Day.

Sunday, March 13, 2011

The earthquake that rocked Japan’s east coast and brought to that shoreline a far more devastating tsunami has brought startling levels of destruction to the island nation. The images of the quake were shocking, but demonstrated that the island had prepared well for the possibility of a strong...

Sunday, March 13, 2011

There is no doubt that the decision by Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar to appoint a Commission of Enquiry to investigate the collapse of the CL Financial and HCU empires has the potential to be one of the more astute of her term of office.