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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, April 30, 2018

This week our brothers and sisters in Sierra Leone celebrated their 57th anniversary of political independence.

The message delivered by President Ernest Bai Koroma struck as profound and challenging.

Sunday, April 29, 2018

The patriots of T&T are carrying a burden. They bear the heavy load of concern about the future of the Republic. Some show the pain on their faces as they react to the increasing evidence of things gone wrong in this society.

Saturday, April 28, 2018

It was an angry Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley who made it clear on Thursday that Trinidad and Tobago will not become a refugee camp for Venezuelan nationals seeking relief from the socio-economic circumstances in their country.

Friday, April 27, 2018

Why was an agency like the National Commission for Self-Help allowed to stray so far from its original mandate that it is now at the point of high expenditure with little to show in terms of output and increasing debt?

Thursday, April 26, 2018

It should be cause for alarm by all that T&T has dropped five spots, from 34 to 39, in the World Press Freedom Index just released by Reporters Without Borders.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The issue of refugees is an extremely complex topic, involving some of the most vulnerable people in the world who have no home and no one to represent their interests when they flee their own country.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

There is an opportunity in T&T right now to challenge discrimination at its roots, using public education, training and information to dispel deeply rooted prejudices and myths around issues of sexual orientation and gender identity.

Monday, April 23, 2018

The observance of World Book Day serves to remind us of the real value of reading in a world where everything is now available online.

This universal access to the world’s vast storehouse of knowledge is a revolution not enjoyed in many sections of the world community.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Its neither Hollywood or the silver screen in our reference to Home Again.

This weekend we are reading the stories of our fishermen grabbed in Trinidad waters by the Guardia Nacional, and the deportation of Venezuelans held recently in our detention centre and repatriated to Caracas.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

National Security Minister Edmund Dillon owes the country an explanation for the continuing saga over the failure of his ministry to organise the safe return of Cedros fishermen Nicholas and Awardath Hajarie and Shammie Supersad.