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The time has come for yet another complaint re the illegal renovations of homes, turning them into businesses, along the north side of Long Circular Road and into the tiny side streets in Maraval.

These people do not have permission to do what they’re doing! I just don’t know where to start.

For over ten years the residents have been...

Thursday, September 29, 2016

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

I have been reflecting over the last 48 hours or so, on what transpired in the House of Representatives on Friday last. There is something rather bizarre about last Fridays parliamentary sitting and it has left me quite disturbed.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Are there protocols that determine the use of our national symbols? Is “pan” T&T’s national instrument in the same way that The National Coat of Arms, The National Flag and The National Anthem are designated national symbols?

Monday, September 26, 2016

It is indeed unfortunate that the matter involving the recent meeting with the President and the Minister of National Security has become so controversial.

Monday, September 26, 2016

As the lives of our people become more demanding and complex, employees are finding it more difficult to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Monday, September 26, 2016

The United National Congress (UNC) opposition’s failure to support the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), has demonstrated once again the glaring inconsistencies in their flippant stance on matters of major national importance.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

I am truly convinced that neither the PNM nor the UNC has the interest of the people of T&T at heart.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Last Friday, during the debate in Parliament on the Tax Information Exchange Agreement Bill (2016), the Minister of Finance bashed the Opposition.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

With the 2017 budget due to be delivered, I would like to see the minister peg the oil price at US$42 per barrel and 2.25 per mmbtu for gas.

The minister should be looking to spend around $55 billion with the prospect of raising $48 to $50 billion in revenue.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Yesterday, T&T celebrated 40 years as a Republic and indeed, it is a time for reflection and facing the realities of life in our beloved twin-island state. How well are we doing for our future? We have come a long way and have done very well.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

My memory goes back to those school days when I would enter the school compound sometimes with my shirt a little outside my pants, shoe lace not tied properly or wearing the wrong colour socks. 

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The call for the abolition of the jury system may not be as foolish as some suggest. Prejudices amongst jurors, intimidation of jurors by supporters of criminals, all transpire to result in hung juries.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

This is to express sincere thanks and appreciation to the security officers of the reception entryway at the Office of the Prime Minister who responded promptly when this reporter began feeling ill outside the OPM yesterday.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has expressed the Caribbean Community’s pride in the achievement of its athletes at the just concluded Rio Paralympics.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

A very tragic event in my former parish disturbed me for a long time—the murder of a parishioner by her estranged husband. It is one of the many murders of wives, married and common-law, by their husbands or fiancés.

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