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Attorney Sophia Chote refuses to see herself as a hero. But in the eyes of Jareem Richards, she will forever be the lady who gave up her business class seat on a British Airways flight from London to accommodate his tired body.

Richards and Mrs Chote shared the flight home from London, where the young man had just won two medals, bronze in the men...

Sunday, March 11, 2018

The Industrial Court has decided that Petrotrin workers deserve a pay increase but they do not seem to mind that the rest of the citizens of T&T are not getting one cent in revenue from a company we own.

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Acting President Christine Kangaloo’s call for Chief Justice Ivor Archie to delay his sabbatical leave, until substantive President Anthony Carmona can respond to Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley’s queries on the issue, may be the calm before the storm.

Friday, March 9, 2018

If there had been any lingering doubt about the extent of the rift in the judiciary, the events of the last few days have totally erased them.

Thursday, March 8, 2018

There’s a growing perception in this country that the outcomes of cases aren’t always based on straightforward arguments and principles of law.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

More than victims of other crimes, survivors of rape and sexual abuse relive the trauma over and over as their cases go through this country’s criminal justice system.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

As we commemorate International Women’s Day this week, our headlines are telling.

Monday, March 5, 2018

As a nation, we have plenty to be worried about. The economy is in very poor shape, corruption and crime are high, and our institutions seem to be even more lost when it comes to how our leaders can help us out of this sense of crisis, lawlessness and lack of hope.

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Sports Minister Darryl Smith’s announcement of a deal with the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) for the rights to the next three consecutive semi-finals and finals has been lauded in the cricketing fraternity.

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley’s decision to bring Port-of-Spain South MP Marlene McDonald back as a minister is certainly cause for concern and it has been talk of the town, as John Public tries to come to terms with the puzzling decision.

Friday, March 2, 2018

A big part of the restructuring of Petrotrin has just been confirmed by its chairman Wilfred Espinet. The large and unmanageable state energy company, which has been haemorrhaging billions of dollars for decades, is to be split in two.

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