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The Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha had no choice but to seek redress from the Privy Council when the former PNM Government denied it a radio licence. Notwithstanding the clear judgment of the Privy Council, PM Rowley has continued to defend the granting of a radio licence to PNM supporter Louis Lee Sing instead of the Maha Sabha with a version of the facts...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

In the early 1980’s when the first oil boom had come to an end, the late Prime Minister George Chambers famously remarked “Fete over, back to work.” Carnival 2017 has passed and we will soon see whether MX Prime is a prophet.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Ten ounces? How much she was weighing? Six pounds. And now? Sixteen. So she put on ten ounces in three days… Wow! After losing eight ounces in five days! Is that all right doc, or is that too much?

Sunday, March 12, 2017

I watched the TV docudrama, Suffragette, last week.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

We are fed up of a life among trash. Ban styrofoam. Introduce a deposit on plastic bottles, separate and recycle waste and start a mass education campaign against littering.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Did anyone happen to notice the grammatical faux pas I made in my column two weeks ago (February 26, 2017)? In the eighth paragraph, I wrote, “…the prospect of a third-party option continues to be a much sort (sic) after necessity.” The correct word should have been ‘sought’.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Last week, the Sunday Guardian revealed the existence of a contract between an entity called The Group DC led by Arthur Collins and based in Washington, DC, and the Ministry of Finance that was signed on October 31, last year by Ms Suzette Taylor-Lee Chee, Ag Permanent Secretary in the Ministry...

Sunday, March 12, 2017

In anthropology, it is a basic principle that the anthropologist must divest herself of her cultural biases in order to fully immerse herself in the society she is studying.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

While the research work on the cost of Carnival to the taxpayer and the financial returns now derived from it proceeds, we are faced with the single most important question of the Carnival: Do we want to celebrate it and all its artistic expressions as a people’s festival designed to fill the...

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Now that the Carnival season is over and the true state of our nation is before us in the cold light of day, if we truly care about our country, each other and our future, we as Trinbagonians need to send a clear message to every single person holding public office that enough is enough.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

I was lying on the bed reading with my son Kyle, who will be two years old in May, next to me, when he put his face close to mine and said: “Kyle Kijani Baldeosingh loves his Daddy.”

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