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Saturday, November 1, 2014
When PNM Pointe-a-Pierre candidate Neil Mohammed was appointed by the PP government to the Civil Aviation Authority’s (CAA) Board in March 2011, then Works and Transport Minister Jack Warner said the
Saturday, November 1, 2014
​Recently, I listened to a radio documentary about widows in India who are thrown out into the street by their in-laws immediately after the deaths of their husbands.
Friday, October 31, 2014
The informal sector or informal economy plays an important role in economic development by creating employment as well as reducing underemployment.
Friday, October 31, 2014
Halloween in Port-of-Spain and it’s hard to tell the difference between the modern costume party that grew out of the ancient pagan festival and ordinary life in Trinidad at any time since people bega
Thursday, October 30, 2014
​The more I reflect on this pre-action protocol letter which President Anthony Carmona reportedly dashed off to feisty comedienne Rachel Price, the more upset I get over the reaction to this move by t
Thursday, October 30, 2014
​An authorised biography of Sat Maharaj has been written by Dr Kumar Mahabir and was officially launched on October 11, at the auditorium of the Lakshmi Girls’ Hindu College.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
One morning, after dropping Ziya to pre-school, on time, I drove away thinking about her teachers’ emphasis on preparing her for primary school next year.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
​The message of Ebola is that all of us, the poor and hopeless in Monrovia, Liberia and the sophisticated and powerful in New York, are vulnerable in a world shrunk by technology.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
​It’s always fun to play a filmmaker’s little games; from Kevin Smith to Stanley Kubrick, from Greedo in the cantina to “purity of essence,” the geeky smirking is nice if you get it, but no great loss
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Like what seems like everybody in Trinidad at the moment, I was down for a week with the nasty but so far non-lethal virus affectionately known as “the gunya.”

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