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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, April 28, 2011

It is good that the Minister of National Security, and we presume by extension the national security institutions and their leaders, recognises that this country remains a “soft target for terrorists.” But what is now needed is for the minister to reassure the nation that his ministry, in...

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

It is not good enough for the Prime Minister, her Foreign Minister and the Minister of Works and Transport to simply say that the US$85,000 fee, as reported by this newspaper, to charter the Caribbean Airlines Ltd (CAL) aircraft for a direct flight to Brazil was the most...

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Yesterday’s decision by the Housing Development Corporation (HDC), the state provider of subsidised housing, to clear productive agricultural lands at two locations may strike many as being a case of the left hand of the administration not knowing what the right hand was doing....

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

In an interview with the Sunday Guardian, newly elected President of the Law Association, Dana Seetahal expressed serious concerns about the capacity of Commissioner of Police, Dwayne Gibbs to mobilise and inspire his officers.

Sunday, April 24, 2011

Given the state of the local economy, the Government would be foolhardy not to take seriously the  threat by the president general of the Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union (OWTU) Ancel Roget that the trade union intends to put in place “the most formidable fightback” against the now standard offer...

Friday, April 22, 2011

For Christians, this is the most significant period in a religious life that revolves around the rising from the dead of the Lord and Saviour of the religion, Jesus Christ.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

It is clearly insufficient to leave the matter of the brutal attack on British couple Peter and Murium Green at the point of the magistrate dismissing the case because of the non-appearance of the Greens in court earlier this week.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

There are few who would argue that Trinidad Cement Ltd, the Claxton Bay company now known as the TCL group, is one of the more important companies in the Caricom region.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

For the thousands of locals who want to be able to travel around the Caribbean without going deep into debt, it would be a great pity if REDjet, the new low-cost carrier based in Barbados, experienced any turbulence in commencing its operations out of Piarco International Airport.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

The official investigation into the death of 29-year-old Chrystal Boodoo-Ramsoomair at the San Fernando General Hospital offers an insight into the scandalous collapse of procedure, protocol and systems that led to the death of the young mother on March 04.