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Editorial

Sixteen-year-old Rachael Ramkissoon was murdered by someone who knew that criminal detection and prosecution in this country is weak, someone who understood that technicalities and sloppy evidence-gathering often set killers free in our courts, that weak policing is more the norm than the exception, and that equipment purchases in national security have...

Sunday, December 4, 2016

In addressing a news conference on Friday, Emile Elias, the chairman of majority state-owned telecommunications provider TSTT, underlined the importance of state enterprises using the services of other state enterprises.

Saturday, December 3, 2016

If recent political history is any indication, the possibility of a negotiated resolution of the electoral deadlock in the Sangre Grande Regional Corporation is unlikely.

Friday, December 2, 2016

The tragedy of four-year-old Jenice Figaro’s death is that it could have been prevented. In her own home, the one place where she should have been loved, nurtured and protected, little Jenice was brutally battered, suffering blunt force trauma to her head and abdomen.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Like Basdeo Panday before him, Keith Rowley seems to be having some difficulty moving out of aggressive Opposition mode and into prime ministerial decorum.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

At present there are 11,500 people living with HIV in T&T. Those figures, given during a workshop held by the Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV/Aids in Port-of-Spain last week, do not give a complete picture.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

More than six decades ago, Dr Eric Williams wrote a political pamphlet which envisaged a transformation in T&T's electoral system.

Sunday, November 27, 2016

This country's education system is in need of a properly operated preventive maintenance programme and it is time that the Ministry of Education, through its special purpose state enterprise, Education Facilities Company Limited (EFCL), make that a major priority.

Sunday, November 27, 2016

For the hundreds celebrating yesterday in Miami’s Little Havana neighbourhood, Fidel Castro will be remembered as a murderous dictator who refused to allow the Cuban people to exercise the democratic and economic rights that people throughout the region and the world have come to take for...

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Following Thursday's sacking of Stephen Hart as coach of the national football team, the onus is now on the directors of the T&T Football Association (TTFA) led by president David John-Williams to swiftly appoint a new coach and put new team management in place.

Friday, November 25, 2016

Orange is the colour not just for today but over the next 16 days as T&T joins the rest of the world in support of United Nations Secretary-General Ban ki-moon's call to UNiTE to end Violence Against Women.

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