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Wednesday, October 19, 2011

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Thursday, October 20, 2011

“The private investment sector has been a troubling situation. I have really never understood the argument of waiting or the argument of confidence.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

 When will we ever learn? We are now hearing and seeing on the television the ugly spectacle of Coptic Christians being massacred. Coptic priest, Fr Filopater, provided a graphic account of the savaging of Egyptian Christians. “I was an eyewitness to all what happened.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

 It’s difficult to write anything about a budget that disposes of health in three short paragraphs or about two minutes in a three-hour show. Still, that’s better than the amount given to art and, as Willi Chen said in his letter in Saturday’s Guardian, “in the budget...

Monday, October 17, 2011

As a country, on the whole we tend to be very tolerant of the political theatrics, antics and political acrobatics of our politicians, and may even tend to dismiss them (the politicians) with a huge yawn and bored shrug.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Without inventions, innovations bring diminishing returns. One can thus say that invention is the mother of innovation. Further, inventions drive the creation of new jobs and sustainable industries.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

You could say I am a person who is hopelessly lost in time. I can never clearly connect dates to events in my life, but I do know that I came to Trinidad in 1984 because it was the year that Sedley Joseph (Penguin) became the National Calypso Monarch.

Sunday, October 16, 2011

The budget is not meant to be a strategic plan. At the same time, we expect the Finance Minister’s statement to provide at least a sense of direction. One thing T&T is not short of; is bright ideas. Every newspaper, every blog, every online group is full of bright ideas.

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Each week with this series we look at the connection of our tiny islands with a wide lens by profiling diplomats and consuls. This week, on the eve of Divali, I present the review of a production of The Bangalore Little Theatre, The Prophet and the Poet, out of India....

Sunday, October 16, 2011

One of the great theological Christian reformers of the sixteenth century, Martin Luther, a professor at the University of Wittenberg, Germany, shook up the citadel and bastion of the Papacy and fractured historic European Christendom.

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