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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...

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.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

On this day, one year ago, Kamla Persad-Bissessar created history in Trinidad and Tobago by winning the internal elections of the UNC and becoming the first politician to unseat, in direct challenge, the founding leader of a major political party in Trinidad and Tobago.

Sunday, January 23, 2011

 Yesterday’s resignation by 31-year-old communication technician, Reshmi Usha Ramnarine, from a top post in T&T’s security firmament does not remove the perception that the Government has failed to treat intelligence in an intelligent manner. The decision by Prime Minister...

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Recent events seem to indicate that T&T is finally becoming serious about doing something to address the pernicious impact of noise pollution.

Friday, January 21, 2011

A highly commendable effort is being made by the Government to pass legislation to modernise parts of the criminal justice system using technology. It is a process that has been happening in several parts of the world, in many instances as long as five to ten years.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

What should be made of the transfer of Minister Rudy Indarsingh to the Labour Ministry, ostensibly to handle the Unemployment Relief Programme (URP)?

Thursday, January 20, 2011

On Friday, the international rating agency Standard and Poor’s (S&P) affirmed its “A” foreign currency and “A+” local currency long-term sovereign credit ratings on Trinidad and Tobago and declared that this country’s long-term rating remained stable.