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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...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Sunday’s chaotic scenes at Immigration in Piarco were truly shocking but unsurprising. After all, every citizen knows how contemptuous many in our public service are towards those who pay their wages.

Monday, November 13, 2017

It’s one thing for the State to criticise the demand for imported food and urge citizens to buy local, it’s another to demonstrate the ability and capacity to feed the need at home.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

State-owned Caribbean Airlines suffers from the kind of prolonged dysfunction that can dishearten the most loyal employee and disappoint the most patriotic traveller.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Public servants attached to the Customs and Excise Division and Board of Inland Revenue exercised a level of prudence over the past two days which this newspaper must commend.

Friday, November 10, 2017

None of the reasons given so far by Public Services Association (PSA) president Watson Duke justify his call for a two-day “holiday” protest by workers of the Customs and Excise Division and the Board of Inland Revenue (BIR).

Thursday, November 9, 2017

From this morning, we will know the effectiveness of the call by Public Service Association’s president Watson Duke for employees at the Board of Inland Revenue and Customs & Excise Division to take two unauthorised days off.

Whatever the outcome, the call is preposterous.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Chaguaramas is one of the most diverse and beautiful parts of T&T with its tropical rainforests, caves, waterfalls and other natural features on more than 14,000 acres of land comprising a peninsula and five offshore islands.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Speaking on Sunday, Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi rejected calls by the Prisons Officers Association for their members to be able to carry guns when off-duty. Mr Al-Rawi is right.

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.

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