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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...

Sunday, July 30, 2017

The decision by President Anthony Carmona to move the country’s National Awards ceremony from Independence Day (August 31) to Republic Day (September 24) has generated the expected debate, since the announcement was made via a simple press release on Friday.

Saturday, July 29, 2017

It may be a little late in coming, but this media house and this newspaper takes time out today to congratulate Trinidad and Tobago Paralympic athletes Akeem Stewart and Nyoshia Cain on their efforts at the recent World Para Athletics Championships in London.

Friday, July 28, 2017

The series of events surrounding CLF, its bailout, the state of its finances, the absence of transparency in its transactions and other issues, is alarming.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The decision of the Appeal Court on Tuesday to allow Government to appoint two provisional liquidators for CL Financial marks yet another crossroad for the institution. But once again, it is one that no company ever hopes to face.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

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.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

There is nothing new in the heavy downpours we’ve been facing this month. After all, barring the years when El Nino’s influence gives us a drier season, heavy rainfall in July comes with the life cycle on our islands.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

The affidavit filed by Marcia Ayers Ceasar paints a picture of utter disorganization, blunders, miscommunication at best ...and sloppy errors at worst, in the chaos of the circumstances which lead to her appointment and quick rejection from one of the highest offices in the legal fraternity.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

The promise by the Police Service to launch a body camera testing programme in 25 stations across the country could not have come at a better time.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

If the T&T Defence Force’s (TTDF) apology to former chief of defence staff (CDS) Major General Kenrick Maharaj was intended to finally resolve the controversy that has been ongoing for months over the incident in which two teenagers were photographed posing with high-powered weapons at Camp...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Members of the T&T Fire Service must be commended for their efforts at the Caura River in El Dorado on Tuesday, after they rescued close to 30 people who were left stranded when the river “came down” in the wake of heavy torrential showers during the day.