27 C
Wednesday, July 6, 2022


Protecting our officers from COVID-19

The vaccination of State workers has become a hotly debated topic, evoking emotions ranging from anger to anxiety. As the mid-January deadline approaches, all parties...

Can the COVID battle be won?

Three days into the new year and the scourge of deaths caused by the COVID-19 virus continues without an end in sight. As of yesterday,...

Tougher fireworks legislation needed

The warnings on the use of fireworks in T&T have been picked up and put down several years without any major decisions. At the close...

2022—Coalescing, challenges, confrontations

If 2021 is remembered with f…aulty language, 2022 presents further challenges for political sides and spin-off effects for the public. Main challenge, COVID-19, two years...

Real change for the new year

The dawn of 2022 is upon us in Trinidad and Tobago. As we look towards the coming days and months with anticipation, excitement and...

Ease the pressure on the people

Trinidad and Tobago was severely impacted by COVID-19 in 2021. The virus not only led to the loss of lives but livelihoods and even forced...

Something so wrong

What’s the real story behind this MV Ocean Pelican which had on board 100 people on the weekend and whose organizer was Adrian Scoon,...

No easy way out of COVID-19

Throughout the Caribbean region and among the diaspora, Trinidadians and Tobagonians are often teased and referred to as “Trickydadians.” It may be a label unfairly...

Build public trust in vaccines

Over the past few weeks, there has been a back and forth between the Government and the trade union movement over the issue of...

A Christmas of reflection

No matter the religious persuasion, Christmas is celebrated throughout Trinidad and Tobago, by all citizens in one way or the other. For Christians, it is...


Family of Leonardo Williams speaks

The family of Leonardo Williams, one of the men killed by police on Saturday morning felt the protests reflect the community's disgust...

Mother says her son was not involved in criminal activities

The mother of one of the men killed in maracas over the weekend is tonight denying that her son was involved in...

Multiple protests erupted across the capital city

Multiple protests erupted across the capital city. Residents angered by the police-involved killing of three young men over the weekend. Residents of...

Two of the three survivors from Saturday’s police shooting released

Two of the three survivors from Saturday's police shooting in Port of Spain have been released from police custody. Now despite police...

Trini boy gets Commonwealth award

Trinidadian 11-year-old Daniel Rajkumar, 11, received a Silver Award in the “Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2021” hosted by the Royal Commonwealth Society, England. Rajkumar...