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It shouldn’t have happened in the first place—the chaotic gaps in the changing of the vessels on the inter-island sea bridge—but the relief expressed by Tobago stakeholders already, about the operations of the newly-introduced Cabo Star, is heartening.

Slightly earlier than expected, the vessel was forced into action at the beginning of this week...

Friday, July 14, 2017

Point Fortin mother Nicole Anthony may have stunned some people earlier this week when she turned up at the “Conversations with the Prime Minister” to voice her frustration at the police’s apparent lack of action in dealing with the murders of her daughter Luenda and son-in-law Rickey Mohammed...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

It’s so sad to see that the Government and the Opposition do not have a clue what to do about the crime situation in the country. Sad too that the Ag CoP is in denial, and still refuses to implement an effective crime fighting initiative, because it seems they do not have a positive one.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Michaeline Wall first got public attention in March 2016 when she appeared before a San Fernando magistrate for possession of 14 grammes of marijuana.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Last night’s second incarnation of a “Conversation with the Prime Minister” seemed worse than the first. It wasn’t for the lack of trying though, at least on the part of a very experienced politician who did his best to intervene, contain, respond and keep his cool.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

​A full investigation of Sunday’s fire at Guyana’s Georgetown Prison may take some time to be completed, as details of how it happened and how inmates may have set the prison on fire as part of an escape plan are still emerging.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Opener Evin Lewis led a brutal assault with a record-breaking hundred as West Indies sensationally battered India to win the one-off Twenty20 International by nine wickets yesterday.

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Weeks after the passage of Tropical Storm Bret, it is sad to be reporting that there are still some areas of Trinidad which remain under flood waters.

Sunday, July 9, 2017

All of the West Indies and the world celebrated earlier this week when Cricket West Indies (CWI) announced the return of Jamaican star batsman Chris Gayle to the West Indies’ T20 squad for the final match of India’s tour of the Caribbean today.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

The resignation from the Judicial and Legal Services Commission (JLSC) last week of retired judges Roger Hamel-Smith and Humphrey Stollmeyer is yet another sign of the continuing discord within the judiciary in the wake of the debacle involving the elevation and subsequent resignation of former...

Friday, July 7, 2017

Dr Francis said it was "troubling" that many students were unable to read, write and compute proficiently after seven years of primary schooling. He added that while it was possible some students had gone through the system with undiagnosed problems, the current scenario was...

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