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Friday, April 29, 2016
​A persistent dilemma exists in Trinidad and Tobago and indeed in other Caribbean and developing societies, as we strive to strike a balance between prisoners’ rights and society’s condemnation of suc
Friday, April 29, 2016
Right on the heels of the Tobago Jazz Experience, in celebration of International Jazz Day, Phase II Pan Groove Steel Orchestra and HADCO will present an International Jazz Panyard Jam Session at its
Thursday, April 28, 2016
​The recent spat between Jamaica and T&T, triggered by the turning away of a group of Jamaican visitors at Piarco International in March, helped bring to the fore, yet again, some grossly misunder
Thursday, April 28, 2016
​Hinduism is a Vedic religion premised on the tenets of the Vedas, which are the unauthored and immortal sacred texts of the Hindus.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Every week I try to write articles that will help the Guardian sell more copies and, according to Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh, I have done an excellent job increasing the newspaper’s sales in
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
​A few years ago, in a discussion about the possibility of a Caribbean literature prize, I proposed that it wasn’t a good idea, as the politics would make it into a literary Special Olympics (no insul
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Recently another media house reported in sensational fashion that Petrotrin had lost a billion dollars in 2015.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Medical myths? We are full of them. “Vaccines cause autism”. “Teething causes fits.” “Worms!” “You need milk to build strong bones!”
Monday, April 25, 2016
The greatest battle of the modern era is the battle for the human mind.
Monday, April 25, 2016
​Get used to the burning inferno that Trinidad’s forests have become. The COP21 UN Paris climate agreement seeks to limit global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.

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