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Editorial

The prompt decision by Agriculture Minister Clarence Rambharat to ban and recall all processed meat imported into this country from Brazil once again underscores the peril the population of this country faces as a result of the lack of proper public testing facilities for chemicals, foods and drugs.

This is not the first time the lack of...

Friday, February 11, 2011

“Calypsonians really ketch hell for a long time, to associate yourself with dem was a big crime…” Who else could have composed and sung those lines about the social “outcast” that was the lot of the calypsonian, not too long ago, but a man who felt it in his very being, the...

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

British Prime Minister David Cameron has opened the door on what is going to be one of the most heated international discussions into the future, that being constructing a British society with a strong national identity as opposed to the multicultural state it has been at least over the post-...

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

It  is  said  that  nothing  so  becomes  a  man  as  when  he  makes  peace  with  another  man.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

On Tuesday, William Munroe launched the 2011 edition of the bmobile Soca Monarch and Play Whe Groovy Soca Monarch competition with a first prize of $2 million at stake for the Soca Monarch winner.

Monday, February 7, 2011

On Friday, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar finally bowed to public pressure to apologise for the institutional errors in procedure that led to the appointment of an unqualified candidate to a key national security post.

Sunday, February 6, 2011

At Thursday’s post-Cabinet news conference, Works and Transport Minister Jack Warner announced that the Cabinet had approved the expenditure of $750 million “to repair roads, fix landslips and landslides and for building retaining walls.” The minister went out of his way to make two points: one...

Friday, February 4, 2011

The Caribbean Service of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) World Service comes to an end in less than two months, having been on the air since 1939 in one incarnation or the other.

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Very positively, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar initiated a programme on Monday night ostensibly designed to assist with the re-entry of prisoners into society when they leave the prisons.

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Sunday’s revelation that there were 22 citizens of Trinidad and Tobago who were desperate to get out of Egypt has brought the deteriorating conditions in Egypt into much sharper focus.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

In Parliament last month, Minister of Finance Winston Dookeran made the point that the Government had had to find $3.2 billion in 2010 in order to fund the gasoline subsidy.

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