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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

I’ve never smoked marijuana. Yes, I’ve seen others use it and have been pressured to try it. But the desire to experience its mood-altering effects just never appealed to me.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Tomorrow’s the start of World Breastfeeding Week. Since the mid-sixties, the medical profession has always believed that breastfeeding is the foundation of a healthy life.

Monday, July 30, 2018

On Monday, July 30, the world will observe World Day against Trafficking in Persons. Around the world, human traffickers continue to exploit people for profit and to violate their human rights.

Sunday, July 29, 2018

I expected he would “not go gently into that good night.” Justice Aeneas Wills, then Dr Wills, the formidable defence attorney, whom I had met when I was a young school teacher, was one of the persons who had encouraged me to “leave teaching and go study law.” He should have been one to “rage...

Sunday, July 29, 2018

Coldplay’s Chris Martin was in a depressing divorce from Gwyneth Paltrow. A caring companion gifted him a bouquet of poems by Rumi, the thirteenth-century Persian Sufi. The poems changed his life.

Sunday, July 29, 2018

The House of Representatives meets tomorrow to decide on whether or not to accept the fourth nominee on the Merit List provided by the Police Service Commission through an official notification to the House sent by the President of the Republic for the position of Commissioner of Police.

Sunday, July 29, 2018

This National Crime Prevention Programme is just about the last attempt by Minister of National Security, Edmund Dillon, and the People’s National Movement Government at making a deep and surgical incision into criminal activity.

Sunday, July 29, 2018

You ever had that feeling? You’re driving. Fast. You want to keep going. You arrive at the lights, red. You want to keep going.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

In the past few days I have observed the unfolding of events which have become a ‘much talked about’ legal anecdote. Many fear that when the dust settles after delivery of judgment by the Privy Council, the effects will be far from being anecdotal.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

The Parliament may as well not have been on recess, such has been the amount of activity - and debate - involving MPs during their current vacation.

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