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I hereby call upon the Director of Public prosecutions, Mr Roger Gaspard SC to invoke his powers under Section 90 of the Constitution to request the Commissioner of Police detail a senior officer to conduct a thorough investigation to ascertain whether the former Chief Magistrate, Marcia Ayers-Caesar or and Chief Justice, Ivor Archie had committed the...

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Since former chief justice Michael de la Bastide was quoted in the T&T Guardian on Monday, June 5, on the recent vote of no confidence in the Chief Justice (CJ) and the Judicial and Legal Service Commission (JLSC) by members of the Law Association, I have detected a stifled calm in the...

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

The topic of diversification of the T&T economy is once again at the forefront.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Is it not odd how we can be strangers in our own land? For all the years I grew and lived in Trinidad I never visited the Caroni Swamp, an oasis of natural peace and beauty.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Among all the bad news that bombard us daily came the good news that two foreign fast food franchises (FFFFs)—Denny’s and Pollo Tropical—had closed their doors.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

The world is changing and T&T also has to make sacrifices. The poor and jobless do not benefit from subsidised gasoline and ferry rides to Tobago, as they cannot even feed themselves.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

There is a saying that people who live in glass houses should not throw stones.

It is laughable that former Minister of Education Dr Tim Gopeesingh is now complaining about alleged corruption at the Education Facilities Company Limited (EFCL).

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

As I look at the current economic situation, I am amazed that the Minister of Finance and his advisers appear to be only concerned with improving revenue and do not seem to be looking as much at ways to reduce expenditure.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

I had heard rumours of a secluded beach tucked under the hills of Paramin that boasted a 200-year-old statue of an unknown Saint. The intrigue was too much to bear and I was immediately overwhelmed with a desire for adventure.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

On June 1, Trinidad Cement Ltd (TCL) issued a statement advising that as at May 29, it has acquired more than 90 per cent of the outstanding ordinary shares in Readymix (West Indies) Ltd (RML).

Saturday, June 3, 2017

St Theresa Girls’ RC Primary School, assisted by Environmental and Social Consultative Association (ESCA), held a school beautification project from May 22.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

I have taken note of what appears to be a public outcry against what I describe as profligate spending by two ministers, more especially given this period of general austerity which the country is facing.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Too many of our schools nationwide are having issues which are preventing them from functioning efficiently. There are many that need serious repairs—toilets not working properly, electrical problems, pigeon infestation, and the list goes on.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

BpTT has found some two trillion cubic feet of gas and we are short of one billion cubic feet /day in the energy sector.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Rev Robert Dash

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

I totally agree with the article by Mr Hosten in the Sunday Guardian on May 28, about the bank outrageous fees. I have been speaking out against these ridiculous fees, but it seems that it does not affect everybody.

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