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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...

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Most of the focus has been on the alleged incident of vigilante justice that resulted in the death of Ashdale Mc Hutchinson, but another incident of concern is the recent attack on two police officers who were attempting to make an arrest in south Trinidad.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Due process exists for good reasons. Proving guilt beyond a shadow of a doubt is not an easy task and cannot be left up to people who have no legal skills.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

It is ironic that as T&T joins in observances of World Environment Day today, particularly with this year’s theme, Beat Plastic Pollution, the Beverage Containers Bill, a vital piece of legislation for battling that problem, is yet to be debated and passed

Monday, June 4, 2018

Insularity has fielded a team for the upcoming test series featuring the West Indies versus Sri Lanka. The squad is reminiscent of the times when the West Indies test team was made up of nearly all Bajans.

Sunday, June 3, 2018

The world body for football, FIFA, could end up intervening to run the football administration in T&T. That is the likely scenario if the current administration does not sort out the running of the sport.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Wednesday’s attack on a man suspected of attempting to lure a six-year-old-girl away from her friends in Oropoune Gardens, Piarco, is, unfortunately, a sign of the troubled times which T&T is facing.

Friday, June 1, 2018

The tragic drowning of hiker Akil Stafford at Three Pools in Blanchisseuse on Wednesday morning underscores the importance of undertaking these exercises safely under the guidance of experienced guides familiar with the terrain and watercourses.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Today, with the rainy season officially in progress, many citizens will be participating in that wonderful Corpus Christi tradition of planting.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

The departure of Wendell Mottley is a major setback for Government’s Energy Task Force. Although he did not give a specific reason for stepping down as chairman, except for a broad hint about his age—he will soon be celebrating his 77th birthday—this development is worrying.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Kudos to Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar for not being drawn into recent efforts to politicise tomorrow’s Indian Arrival Day celebrations.