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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, December 29, 2017

When Chief Justice Ivor Archie returns to the country over the weekend, he may be facing an even bigger storm since his travels before Christmas. Whilst away, some senior legal professionals have gone out of their way to make their concerns about him loud and clear.

Thursday, December 28, 2017

With approximately seven weeks to go before Carnival 2018, there are already indicators that what will be a relatively short season is already showing potential for a fair share of controversy.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

A favourite pastime in T&T is to blame shopkeepers for price gouging and exorbitant profits. Perhaps some do abuse the system but, in reality, as you seek post-Christmas sale bargains, spare a thought to retailers in Trinidad and Tobago.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

The gift exchanging is now mostly over, bar for the odd friend or relatively yet to be visited. Some of the excesses will continue into Boxing Day but we will soon be back to a degree of normality and begin to look forward to the new year.

Monday, December 25, 2017

Even if for a few moments today there will be celebration, appreciation and love in homes across the country.

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Petrotrin’s decision to terminate the contract of A&V drilling following the discrepancies in production cited by its audit committee, better be the right decision. If it isn’t we the taxpayers will end up footing a billion-dollar bill for damages. Wilfred Espinet knows this.

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Modern democracies tend to be based on a simple but effective concept. The three powers—legislative, executive and judiciary—must function well and together but also independently.

Friday, December 22, 2017

This week, at the height of what is supposed to be a season of peace and goodwill, a family is grieving because of an act of unthinkable brutality that has taken the life of a loved one, Samantha Isaacs.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

It seems our politicians don’t even see the irony of how right as the current Opposition makes all sorts of yet to be proven comments about Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley and alleged foreign accounts, the allegations against the then prime minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar over what became known...

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

When it comes to refugees and asylum seekers, T&T doesn’t come up as a natural first choice for people fleeing political persecution and hardship in their native countries.

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