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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, July 18, 2011

On Friday, the outgoing president of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), Michael de la Bastide, marked his last day of work as the founding leader of that institution and the official beginning of his retirement after an exemplary lifelong career in law and public service. Over a long career...

Saturday, July 16, 2011

In its inflation report released at the end of June, the Central Bank reported that T&T’s headline inflation rate had slowed from 6.4 per cent in April to 3.9 per cent in May.

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Combined with the threat from the rest of the trade union movement to call a general strike, the promise from the president of the Police Service Social and Welfare Association, Sgt Anand Ramesar, to join the movement by calling out police officers comes close to qualifying as an...

Friday, July 15, 2011

The phone-hacking scandal in Britain which has led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid and the appointment by the Prime Minister of a public inquiry into possible wrongdoing by the management and journalists of the paper, along with a review of media regulations, should...

Thursday, July 14, 2011

In a speech to the American Chamber of Commerce of T&T, Trade and Industry Minister Stephen Cadiz delivered some good news to the business people who had gathered to attend the private sector organisation’s annual general meeting.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Yesterday’s announcement out of Calgary, Canada, that an oil company belonging to CL Financial had been sold to a small, recently formed Canadian energy company is but the latest reminder of the paucity of locally generated information following the collapse of Lawrence Duprey’s...

Monday, July 11, 2011

Implicit in the handling of the matter of patient treatment during radiotherapy at the Brian Lara Cancer Treatment Centre is either a disturbing misunderstanding of the potentially dire consequences of overdosing patients with radiation or a shocking example of medical laissez faire that placed...

Monday, July 11, 2011

The announcement that Father Joseph Harris has been appointed Coadjutor Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Port-of -Spain and that Monsignor Jason Gordon had been elevated to become the Bishop of the Diocese of Bridgetown, Barbados and Kingstown, St Vincent would have brought some joy to the...

Sunday, July 10, 2011

It is imperative that the local aviation authorities complete their assessments of majority Irish-owned, low-cost airline REDjet as soon as possible and that the T&T authorities proceed to immediately grant the Barbados-based airline its licence to transport passengers...

Saturday, July 9, 2011

 Unfortunately, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar and her Government have consistently ignored the trade union movement and its continuing statements of displeasure with the process of industrial relations, specifically, wage negotiations conducted over the last year.

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