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Wednesday, June 16, 2021


We must do better than this

Yesterday’s unseemly sight of thousands of citizens lining up for hours, often with no social distancing and many unable to access COVID-19...

T&T’s football needs booster shot now

Trinidad and Tobago’s footballers again find themselves in the humiliating position of picking up the pieces from another failed World Cup campaign—this time for...

A good start to vaccine partnership initiative

It took less than 24 hours after Health Minister Terrance Deyalsingh announced the public-private partnership for vaccinations, for us to get a...

Hero families fighting COVID-19

In life, Hema Ragoo lived quietly in Princes Town, but her death shot her into the spotlight after she selflessly devoted her time and...

Fight vaccine fear with facts

After the deadliest month on record for COVID-19 in this country, with 13,085 cases and 326 deaths recorded in May, it is with some...

Chaos and curfew

Chaotic scenes erupted across the country yesterday as it seemed everyone was in a rush to get things done. Hours after the Commissioner of...

Celebrate inside to save lives

Today, Indian Arrival Day, marks the first of two public holidays which Trinidad and Tobago will be celebrating this week as it continues its...

Time to move on border protection

For the last two months, the country’s focus has been on the worrisome rise in COVID-19 cases and deaths, as well as the ensuing...

Good and bad in the pandemic

Recent stricter lockdown measures brought on by dramatic increases in the spread of COVID-19 have brought out the best and the worst of us....

Please get on with economic transformation

The International Energy Agency (IEA) last week released its report, titled Net Zero by 2050—A Roadmap for the Global Energy Sector. It is a...


Missing Princes Town mom may have been murdered

A San Fernando nurse who is said to be in home quarantine because of COVID-19, is reportedly under police guard as well, in connection with the disappearance of Princes Town mother, Kadijah Flament.

Athlete reported missing tells story of surviving 12-feet fall

RHONDOR DOWLAT-ROSTANT Triathlon athlete Roger Watts, 55, of Diego Martin, is thanking God for life after he fell off a 'drop' of a...

Daytime curfew hours for Saturday and Sunday

The State has adjusted the curfew hours for this weekend, which holds the Labour Day holiday on Saturday and Father's Day on...

Teen fined for breaching curfew to visit sick mom

An 18-year-old man from central Trinidad, who claimed that he breached the ongoing curfew to visit his sick mother, has been fined $3,500. Tevin Ashton...

Cops still searching for Flament’s body

[email protected] “Olera Heights! I love my (expletive) child, but I do it to protect she. You know how many years of torture? Because I know...