Leaches On The Treasury
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Leaches On The Treasury

Leaches On The Treasury

We’ve been hearing a lot over the past few days about Caribbean Airlines and information revealed from its appearance before a Joint Select Committee of Parliament. While some of it is eye-opening to an extent, we must admit though that we are not shocked to any great ...

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March 15th, 2017

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The political battlefield

The political battlefield

Once again we see prominent issues within the political arena drawing the attention of the wider population and raising concern therein. Two separate matters saw virtual blows traded and defences initiated on either side of the political divide. Ever since the advent of ...

News Room

March 14th, 2017

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The Dissolution Solution for T&T’s Tourism

The Dissolution Solution for T&T’s Tourism

With this country’s dependence on oil and gas for revenue, there have been numerous calls in the past and present for the Government to begin identifying ways to diversify the economy. It’s very much the way to go, given the volatility in the oil and gas sector ...

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March 13th, 2017

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The phenomenon of disappearing children

The phenomenon of disappearing children

It would be very difficult for anyone perusing the news to miss the weekly reports of at least one youngster going missing. In fact, we could not recall any particular week recently when there weren’t multiple reports of children as young as 12 who had vanished, most ...

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March 10th, 2017

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The phenomenon of disappearing children

The phenomenon of disappearing children

It would be very difficult for anyone perusing the news to miss the weekly reports of at least one youngster going missing. In fact, we could not recall any particular week recently when there weren’t multiple reports of children as young as 12 who had vanished, most ...

Web Master

March 10th, 2017

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Have We Lost Our Sense of Humour?

Have We Lost Our Sense of Humour?

Many incidents, episodes, and anecdotes crop up from time to time, and have done so over the past fifty or more years, to suggest and confirm that we as a people have lost an important part of our  culture. Culture here determined as the very essence of our being. Have we ...

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March 9th, 2017

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Doh Hit Meh

Doh Hit Meh

Many Trinbagonians pride themselves on being spontaneous. Impromptu ‘limes’ are a hallmark of our way of life. Spontaneity though also applies to how many Trinis handle their anger. This week alone saw two high profile incidents of impulse reactions. Former Miss T&T ...

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March 8th, 2017

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Hell Hath No Fury Like A Woman Scorned

Hell Hath No Fury Like A Woman Scorned

Cyberspace has once again come to the fore with another incident that grabbed local attention, and the ensuing comments, likes, shares and bacchanal close behind. Former Ms T&T World Sarah Jane Waddell stole the spotlight for the wrong reasons last weekend with her ...

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March 7th, 2017

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Another ‘brilliant’ idea from the Education Ministry

Another ‘brilliant’ idea from the Education Ministry

Last week, we talked about student absenteeism in schools after Carnival and the signal of indiscipline it sends. We talked about holding parents accountable for ensuring their children show up for school on Ash Wednesday and congratulated teachers for not being ...

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March 6th, 2017

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The Art of Misdirection

The Art of Misdirection

The art of misdirection. It’s something difficult to prove, but still easy to observe especially when it comes to politics. Heading into Carnival 2017 citizens heard about all the magnificent security measures that were going to be in place to ensure their security. But, ...

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March 3rd, 2017

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