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Saturday, May 28, 2022


The question of election money

I was dragged into this campaign financing mess almost 40 years ago when, as a failed candidate for the Tapia House Movement in the...

Rape, sexual assault and human dignity

“I just want to sleep. A coma would be nice. Or amnesia. Anything, just to get rid of this, these thoughts, whispers in my...

Data—solution for the elderly, disabled

To approach life with any form of accountability, only a structured method of design can be predictable. That is to say with the inclusion...

Political quandary

T&T has found itself in a minor diplomatic row with the United States over the report that a shipment of gasoline intended for Aruba...

Right move to release some prisoners

In an effort to reduce the overcrowding of the nation’s prisons in the midst of the outbreak of COVID-19 in T&T, the decision by...

Ring the bell of freedom

Today’s observance of Shouter Baptist Liberation Day, commemorating the repeal on March 30, 1951, of the 1917 Shouter Prohibition Ordinance, coincides this year with...

Please be vigilant on COVID-19

Government acted decisively on the COVID-19 outbreak yesterday when Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley announced that effective today, all schools and universities will be...

Let good sense prevail

Trinidad and Tobago reported its first case of coronavirus (COVID-19) yesterday, a 52-year-old man who came into the country from Switzerland on Monday night....

Caution on borrowing to feed budget shortfall

Finance Minister Colm Imbert's announcement yesterday that he expects the latest plunge in oil prices could result in a $3.5 billion budget shortfall is...

Fake news and coronavirus

With growing widespread concerns about the coronavirus, this newspaper condemns in the strongest possible way those who are using this as an opportunity to...


Weather Forecast for May 28

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

Over 80 people accused of child abuse in the last 8 months at children’s...

Revelations that at least 85 people have been accused of child abuse in the last 8 months alone. Now the minister of...

Union march

In the largest protest since the onset of the pandemic, thousands of public sector workers took to the streets of Port-of-Spain rather...

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...

Union leaders say march is just the beginning

They called on workers to support them as they intend to continue pressuring the government to bring a higher wage increase offer...