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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, May 21, 2018

News of untimely death always hurts, particularly when it is close to home. The devastating news that more than 100 Cubans were killed in a plane crash on an internal flight comes close to home.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

The pomp and ceremony of a British royal wedding got an injection that showed that the monarchy is undergoing the kind of changes that only a modern prince and princess can bring to the fore.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

The Ministry of Education would do well to expedite investigations into the latest allegation of corporal punishment being meted out to a pupil by a primary school teacher in south Trinidad.

Friday, May 18, 2018

It is still too early to say yea or nay to the use of medical marijuana. More discussion and research is needed

Thursday, May 17, 2018

A ruling by Justice Frank Seepersad in a lawsuit brought against former government minister Jack Warner brings the issue of campaign finance back into sharp focus.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Minister in the Office of the Attorney General Fitzgerald Hinds was clearly frustrated on Monday when he pointed out to Ministry of National Security officials that six years after passage of legislation legalising electronic bracelets, implementation of the system is “horribly behind schedule...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

T&T crossed a grim milestone on Sunday when Chinese businessman Qumehlanj Cao became the 201st murder victim for the year.

Monday, May 14, 2018

It was Barbados National Hero, His Excellency Errol Walton Barrow, who in his first address at the United Nations stressed that Barbados would be “friends of all and satellites of none.”

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Accountability is one of the bedrocks of representative government. Its absence may indeed lead to long-term instability.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Finance Minister Colm Imbert delivered a parting gift to legislators in the House yesterday morning when he shot back at detractors of his Mid-Year Budget Review and Government’s fiscal management policies.