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Saturday, May 28, 2022


Why are gangsters still at large?

In recent days there have been reports of unified gangs mobilising to destabilise the country...

Neither dignified nor efficient?

History does not always fit neatly into well-defined phases. Since self-government in 1956, different administrations have been “constructing” a nation, metaphorically and literally. The...

The power the PCA needs

More than ever now, T&T needs a fully functioning Police Complaints Authority (PCA), an impartial civilian body that provides oversight for law enforcement activities. The...

Manifestos of truth

"Honesty, not spin, should be the basis of the manifestos that parties contesting the August 10 General Election present to the electorate in the coming days..."

Antoine’s unforgivable rant

It is to the Prime Minister Rowley’s credit that he took swift action...

Shocking increase in police killings

A shocking statistic emerged yesterday of an 86 per cent increase in police killings for the first six months of 2020 compared...

Two important Bs and COVID-19

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley was right to read the riot act to bar owners who have done little or nothing to...

The value of Aniah’s life

A reward of $25,000 has been offered for information that leads to the capture of the people responsible for the murders of two-year-old Aniah Jaggernauth and her father, Stefon McLeod.

Should we spend more on Manta Lodge?

The announcement by Tobago House of Assembly Chief Secretary Ancil Dennis that the Assembly will be spending an additional $10 million on the Manta Lodge Hotel to ready it for guests is of concern if it will not lead to taxpayers recovering the millions already spent on a property that has never welcomed a single guest.

Deepen the democratic process

The country's two major political parties, the ruling PNM and opposition UNC, have been engaged in screening candidates for the upcoming general elections. The process...


Fire destroys apartment building in Princes Town

Over a dozen people are homeless tonight after a fire destroyed an apartment building in Princes Town. Among the affected is a...

Weather Forecast for May 28

Weather Forecast for May 28 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VCcmnys57QE

Prison, Fire Officers wants starting offer of 10%

Prison and Fire Officers are tonight telling the Chief Personnel Officer that they will only start wage discussions at 10 percent. Accompanied...

Bamboo Village flood pump fire-bombed

Residents of Bamboo Village were spared a major disaster last night after someone allegedly fire-bombed a flood pump in the area. It's...

Business Watch: ANSA McAL completes acquisition of Monte Plata Solar Farm

Once bitten, twice shy. That's how ANSA McAL's Group CEO Anthony N Sabga III describes the conglomerate's approach to cyber-security following a...