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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...

Saturday, February 17, 2018

The T&T Police Service and Ministry of National Security may be facing an egg in the face scenario today, as the so-called threat to Carnival 2018 case falls apart with the continuing release of suspects held in connection with it.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Whatever marginal improvements there have been in school attendance on Ash Wednesday in recent years, attendance this year was still way too low to make any sense.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

The Devil’s Woodyard mud volcano’s eruption over the carnival period is a good reminder of the many natural phenomena that can affect our nation: torrential rain, hurricanes, eruptions and earthquakes are just a few of them.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

People’s National Movement MPs and Senators had to keep Carnival celebrations shorter to be bright and sharp for today’s party retreat. And there’s a lot for the current Government to mull over at the retreat called by the Prime Minister.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

If the terror threat is, indeed, real and credible, National Security Minister Edmund Dillon was right to appear relaxed and happy as he walked past J’Ouvert partygoers in Port-of-Spain early on Monday.

Monday, February 12, 2018

If you’re picking up this paper as you make your way home covered in mud and paint…or in the highly unlikely event you are unable to walk straight, the rhythm of bottle and spoon, music trucks and pan must still be beating in your head as you return from the bacchanal that is J’Ouvert 2018.

Sunday, February 11, 2018

It may actually be the one time of year general crime rates dip. Maybe the criminals reduce serious activity simply to “tief a wine,” or it could be that for a few days, the full force of the country’s security agencies are on full display and unapologetically so.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

The Police Service’s announcement of an apparent plot to disrupt Carnival activities may have taken many citizens by surprise.

Friday, February 9, 2018

A pothole in the vicinity of La Horquette Road in Glencoe was the source of major traffic gridlock coming out of the Chaguaramas peninsula yesterday morning. Among those caught in the jam were hundreds of partygoers returning from a Carnival event in the area.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

An important legal precedent was set with Monday’s ruling by Justice Frank Seepersad in a social media defamation case. A Facebook user will have to pay damages and costs to members of a family she falsely accused in a series of online posts of sexually abusing their children.