You are here

Editorial

Error message

  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/httpdocs/modules/image/image.field.inc).

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, July 22, 2011

For the fourth straight year, Somalia has been deemed the number one international state that has failed the test of being a viable society capable of peace, stability and social, human and economic development.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Even though it has taken quite an inordinate length of time since first going to court, the final judgment of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council in matters involving two local public servants appealing against what they considered arbitrary decision-making by then Prime Minister Patrick...

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

The official announcement on Sunday by T&T’s new Minister of Transport, Devant Maharaj, that the Barbados-based, low-cost carrier REDjet had been given clearance to fly into and out of Trinidad brings to an end a situation that had the potential to cause this country considerable...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The question of qualifications has become a growing part of the national discussion about employment in both the private and public sector.

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...

Pages