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Friday, June 10, 2011

The People’s Partnership (PP) celebrated its first anniversary in government in grand style on the night of May 24.

Friday, June 10, 2011

At last, our politics is looking a bit like politics. A vibrant national debate (sometimes still reduced to antics and gallery) is raging in our society on a real issue.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Who amongst non-believers in the Congress of the People cares whether the membership of the party elects either Roberts, Ramadhar or De Lima to lead the way? No one really; after all a political hustler is a political hustler. De Lima, Roberts, Ramadhar, same khaki pants.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

I saw with some alarm the ads taken out by UTT and Costaatt a few weeks ago announcing they were now “accredited” institutions.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Three interesting health-related events took place last week. Much to the dismay of certain radio talk show hosts, the Attorney General absolved the 10 San Fernando Hospital doctors and nurses from blame in the death of Crystal Boodoo-Ramsoomair.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

“Now it all came together for Alexander. His success as a conqueror, coupled with his mother’s revelations of her divine encounter, caused the impressionable young king to become convinced he was descended from the Olympian gods.”

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

This year 2011, having been designated by the UN the International Year for the African Diaspora, it’s hardly surprising that, in some quarters, the long drawn-out mental process of psychological emancipation can conceivably lead into all sorts of blind alleys, not excluding the use of race as a...

Monday, June 6, 2011

I feel like I’m starring in The Invasion of the Body Snatchers, and I’m seriously worried that Gregory, my t’ai chi instructor, and Colin, my personal trainer, are going to be arrested for my kidnapping. I am totally baffled. I don’t know who this person is inside my body any more.

Monday, June 6, 2011

There is no need to remind anyone that the world supply of natural gas is increasing and according to BP’s chief economist Christof Rühl, the global demand for oil/gas may have adjusted to a lower level from the previous peak.

Monday, June 6, 2011

The morning star that guided my father to bring his family—wife and three children—from India to these twin islands in the Caribbean, to work as chief engineer to design a highway in Tobago more than decades back was not only rare, it was charmed.

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