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Wednesday, January 26, 2022


The passing of a steelpan genius

T&T and the steelpan fraternity lost a true legend with the death yesterday morning of master arranger, composer and innovator, Anthony Williams. For eight...

A reason to celebrate and to learn

The country received some much-needed good news yesterday after it was made public that local actor and acting teacher Michael Cherrie has made his...

Booster shots can help save lives

In the four-day period between Sunday, December 12th, and yesterday Wednesday, December 15th, 103 citizens lost their lives to the COVID-19. Up to yesterday...

Duke’s offer to resign

PSA President Watson Duke on Monday offered his resignation to the Conference of Delegates of the PSA effective December 31, 2021. Yesterday former PSA President...

Election done, back to work

After a year of hanging in the balance, unable to get much done because of the 6-6 tie in the January polls that left...

Testing time for Tobago

Overshadowed by the worst spike in COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic, voting takes place tomorrow for the second time...

Brace for impact from Omicron

The little that is known about the Omicron variant of COVID-19 should be of enough concern to our public health officials for...

Deal with rogues in prison service too

In less than a week, there have been chilling reminders that this country’s prison system is a powder keg that is threatening to blow...

Congrats to Barbados on becoming a republic

Barbados yesterday went down the road travelled by some other of their Caribbean and international counterparts by becoming the world’s latest country to achieve...

Prison officers must get protection

Yesterday, just days after a prison officer was gunned down in the area where he lived, one of his colleagues who worked in the...



Fatima closes down physical classes this week

Anna-Lisa Paul All classes at Fatima College, Mucurapo will be conducted virtually for the remainder of this week after four students tested positive for the...

Rotational classes, relaxation of rules on school shoes, types

Secondary school students in Forms 1-3 will be required to attend classes at least twice a week when schools reopen for physical classes on...

Why you may not get COVID-19 even when those around you have it

Scientists believe pre-existing T cells trigger an immune response that quickly dealt with the SAR-CoV-2 virus before it could infect the individual and show a positive PCR test...

South beauty queen wins Mrs World Ambassador award

[email protected] The Mrs World Beauty pageant was held on January 15 and although our delegate Yolandra John-Edwards did not place among the finalists, she...

Missing Carapichaima mother found safe

Ramsundar’s sister, Nadira Mohammed, told Guardian Media that Anesha reached out to her relatives on Monday night to say she was safe.