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Sunday, June 13, 2021


T&T’s schizophrenic nature

Yesterday, on the occasion of the National Day of Prayer, Preisdent Paula-Mae Weekes, in speaking about the need for the State of...

T&T at a critical point

The announcement by the Minister of Finance yesterday that over 14,000 people applied for the Salary Relief Grant in just two days since the...

For the sake of our children

Add to the increasing number of people on the receiving end of the worst of this third wave of COVID-19 in T&T, the more...

We can't give up now

If we had any doubt, the success of the United States’ vaccination programme has shown that mass vaccination is the only true way out...

The Day of Reckoning is not too far off

As the last two weeks have passed and the number of positive COVID-19 cases increased significantly and sadly with it the deaths of nationals,...

Citizens must help win COVID war

T&T is now three days into a State of Emergency implemented to counter the recent dizzying spike in COVID-19 cases and deaths. This is...

Avoid past SoE mistakes

Police Commissioner Gary Griffith is right. It defeats the whole purpose of a state of emergency and curfew if more than one-third of the...

A time for discipline

The State of Emergency was just a few hours old when we were reminded yesterday that discipline is not one of the things we...

What T&T needs now

In the hours after armed insurrectionists attempted to take over Trinidad and Tobago in July 1990, one of the defining moments of that dark...

The vaccine conundrum

The international community continues to grapple with COVID-19 almost 18 months after it first reared its head. While there have been varying levels of...



At death’s door – Man says vaccine saved him from COVID-19

DEBRA WANSER, SUNDAY GUARDIAN EDITOR [email protected] COVID-19 survivor CHRISTOPHER ALLEYNE: It is Thursday morning–May 27–and I am COVID-19 positive, hooked up to an oxygen tank and lying...

Tobagonians outraged by comedian’s ridicule

By Casandra Thompson-Forbes  A comedy bit on Tobago, performed by upcoming comedian Kyle Hernandez has been described as insulting,...

President awardee, 20, dies suddenly from COVID-19

Laying his head on his mother’s chest as he sought the comfort and solace that only a mother can provide in times of distress,...

Second exemption for AG’s children under query

Questions are being raised about an exemption granted for the daughter of Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi to re-enter the country after travelling to Madrid,...

Beloved pundit dies after wasp sting

Beloved pundit Chaitram Hargobin died after suffering an allergic reaction to a wasp sting. His death has left many in mourning, including the...