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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...

Monday, May 19, 2014

With so many opinions about the removal of SEA and now the removal of the top 100/200 list, I am beginning to wonder if “excellence” and “high achievement” are now curse words. It would appear that the very thing that all teachers long for in their students has now...

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Right now, these sick buildings the Public Services Association is heated up about are, collectively, a problem running into hundreds of thousands of dollars....too cheap a problem to engage the attention of government bosses. They are interested in working on problems when they cost tens to...

Sunday, May 18, 2014

I really don’t know what to say about this country.

Sunday, May 18, 2014

What is all this venomous diatribe being attributed to the Prime Minister regarding her insistence on keeping the current officer holder as Attorney General despite the latest imbroglio? We must pause and not be hasty to judge!

Sunday, May 18, 2014

I  am a young teacher from Laventille and while I resist the urge to burn tyres while holding up a placard with multifarious expletives directed at our beloved leaders, I choose instead to voice burning resentment and sad cries from the pit of my stomach on behalf of...

Sunday, May 18, 2014

While I agree with many of Doma’s recent comments on the crime situation, the suggestion that we give $3.5 million to police officers to solve a high-profile murder is offensive and disrespectful to taxpayers.

Sunday, May 18, 2014

It is of concern that the anti-government protest march does not go viral to the outside world—for all the wrong reasons. More than 10,000 people will find themselves in downtown Port-of-Spain on May 23.

Sunday, May 18, 2014

How far are we to take absurdity?

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Overall market activity resulted from trading in 13 securities of which three advanced, five declined and five traded firm. Trading activity on the First Tier Market registered a volume of 348,364 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $24,785,846.46.

Friday, May 16, 2014

Last Friday, while T&Ts adults were still reeling from the crime film-style gunning down of Dana Seetahal, the country’s children were being knocked right over by the Secondary Entrance Assessment examination (formerly the 11-Plus), a single morning of their childhood which affects their...

Friday, May 16, 2014

It is important for T&T to take a silent walk down memory lane. There is a widespread consensus that natural resources, endowment or lack thereof, have negatively impacted on the development of several countries. Two critical bits, the rentier state theory and the resource curse thesis,...

Friday, May 16, 2014
Please, Botanic Gardens keepers, remove those unsightly Jatropha plants growing around the marble statues and pond.
Friday, May 16, 2014

A headline in the T&T Guardian reads “PM reviews prices with supermarket owners”.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

I have noted with interest that the Attorney General has expressed a desire to look into the possibility of establishing a Medical Complaints Council in T&T similar to the Medical Complaints Council in England. I have been reliably informed that there is no such...

Thursday, May 15, 2014

What kind of people are we evolving into? On my way to San Fernando a few days ago I noticed that the squatting shanty town west of the highway before the Claxton Bay area had grown into over 100 structures.

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