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In the past week I remembered a scene from the popular Christmas comedy, Home Alone. In the first movie, which was undoubtedly the best of the series thus far, everyone was busy packing their stuff as they were about to travel on a Christmas trip. Little Kevin (the main star) is questioned by his sister as to why he was worried, after all, their mommy...

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Whatever the personal opinions of PP MPs about colleague Jack Warner’s recent FIFA issues, it all remained private yesterday as they publicly rallied around Warner in the House of Representatives.

Saturday, June 4, 2011

And when you’ve taken down your guard
If I could change your mind
I’d really love to break your heart

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Suspended vice-president of world football governing body FIFA, Jack Warner, says he is disappointed with Legal Affairs Minister Prakash Ramadhar who said he (Warner) should step down as minister until the FIFA probe was completed.

Saturday, June 4, 2011

It is acknowledged that the People’s Partnership Government took over at a juncture of international economic difficulties and met a number of trying financial situations all demanding calls on the Treasury.

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Well, thank God world football was saved on Wednesday when the 61st FIFA Congress abandoned any notion of cleaning up its image as the world’s most corrupt organisation outside of the Mafia and cheerily reinstated unopposed Sepp Blatter as its President-for-Life-or-the-Next-Four-...

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Purpose is my pleasure and my happiness. Most people see work as misery. They see work as stressful and as something to be avoided. They see work as something to gladly retire from. They see work as a necessary suffering.

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Our country is never starved for excitement or in need of distraction.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

In the Sanskrit tradition, the term pandit denotes one who is versed in Vedic scriptures, practices and rituals; knowledgeable in Hindu law, music and philosophy, and performs the duties of a scholar, teacher and adviser.

Friday, June 3, 2011

It is indeed a privilege for me to share this platform, in the name of the Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, who has asked me to sincerely apologise for her absence this morning, and to express to you in no uncertain terms the sense of gratification that this meeting is...

Thursday, June 2, 2011

By the time this column is published, it would have been known whether FIFA’s presidential elections have been “stopped,” to use Warner’s word, or whether the FIFA Congress decided in the majority to re-elect Blatter, keep the Warner challenge from the door and seek to work with...

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