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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...

Monday, November 6, 2017

Having lost almost everything in recent floods, hundreds of families in various communities across this country are still struggling to dig themselves out of the disaster zones that their homes have become. Many have been doing it on their own, little by little and one day at a time.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Absolutely no statistics were presented but acting Commissioner of Prisons William Alexander seems to believe that prison rape is down because of overcrowding.

Saturday, November 4, 2017

T&T’s quarter-mile quintet of Jarrin Solomon, Jereem Richards, Machel Cedenio, Lalonde Gordon and Renny Quow brought more glory to this country on Thursday when they were awarded the prestigious Association of National Olympic Committees’ “Best Male Athlete for the Americas” award in the...

Friday, November 3, 2017

The allegations made by a television personality about the private life and conduct of a senior member of the legal fraternity bring into focus the question of the right to privacy.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

The very real problem of homelessness in T&T has been brought to the fore this week in two cases—a homeless man’s failed legal bid to gain access to Tamarind Square and the worrying matter of the Erica and Wendell Joseph who have taken up residence in the Queen’s Park Savannah.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Back to back, on Monday evening and then again yesterday morning, two completely unrelated events triggered huge traffic gridlocks on opposite ends of Trinidad.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Just as Breast Cancer Awareness Month draws to a close, with many inspiring stories, major fun-draisers and renewed drive to find a cure for all cancers, it’s shocking, but unsurprising, to learn that the long-delayed National Oncology Centre at the Eric Williams Medical Science Complex has no...

Monday, October 30, 2017

The state of both major political parties is under review by the electorate of this country. Both parties are scheduled in short order, to begin a review of their internal leadership positions.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

JMMB’s decision earlier this week to tighten limits for debit card’s foreign withdrawals and purchases is not surprising and is not alone. In reality, all major retail banks have been forced, over the past few months, to impose stricter limits given the reduced access to foreign currency.

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Minister of National Security Edmund Dillon must now stand up and address the country definitively on how he plans to deal with rising crime levels in the wake of the latest attack involving a member of the security forces.