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Sunday, June 13, 2021


Penny smart and pound foolish, not an option for Govt

At the time of writing, 55 people had been confirmed as having, unfortunately, died in T&T of the coronavirus in May alone and, as...

Blame ourselves

The numbers are grim. There is no other way of saying it. Yesterday, we set records with the highest number of positive COVID-19 cases...

Vigilance a key watchword ahead

There are two important dates in Trinidad and Tobago’s history ahead. One of them is May 23, when Ministry of Health experts are expected to...

Relief for those most in need

COVID-19 has dealt some harsh blows, not only to the people infected by the disease but to the hundreds of others who have suffered...

Deyalsingh's tears are no laughing matter

As a public figure, Health Minister Terrance Deyalsingh is no stranger to criticism, mockery and ridicule from members of the public. It comes with...

Untold stories of the pandemic

The numbers released by the Ministry of Health yesterday tell the grim story of the worsening COVID-19 crisis in this country—two additional deaths bringing...

T&T must find spirit to fight COVID

The new reality of further COVID-19 restrictions kicked in yesterday, as Government continues its battle against the latest wave. These new measures, while still...

We were warned

Repeatedly, and with increasing urgency over the past few weeks, Government and health officials had been warning about the worsening COVID-19 situation in this...

T&T leadership must lead COVID fight

There is a brewing controversy between the Prime Minister and the legal fraternity, not for the first time. This time it’s over the Prime Minister’s...

Give everyone a chance to succeed

Over the last three days, there has been an astronomical rise in COVID-19 cases locally. In the past week, the country recorded its highest number...



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...

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,...

Tobago man killed after receiving death threat in calabash

A Mason Hall man, who was allegedly sent a message in a calabash with flowers and scripture verses, was killed in a...

US donates Pfizer vaccines to T&T

The following is a news release from the Ministry of National Security. "Port of Spain: The Ministry of National Security, wishes to advise that it...

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,...