Editorial

Ignorance Is Not Always Bliss

Ignorance Is Not Always Bliss

With the state that crime has reached in T&T, it is quite easy to become unsurprised by and numb to the consistently gory headlines that dominate our very existence. However, we can’t help but be amazed, and afraid, by the recent developments regarding the alleged ...

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February 20th, 2018

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A Carnival Mess

A Carnival Mess

We’re through with another round of Carnival celebrations, which is a fun time for thousands of persons, including citizens and visitors to the country. The days of revelry bring about emotions and actions not seen again for the rest of the year, and there are some habits ...

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February 19th, 2018

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Where Our Priorities Lie Speak Volumes

Where Our Priorities Lie Speak Volumes

What’s wrong with taking a 5 month old child to play mas Carnival Monday and Tuesday? Well, nothing at all or everything in the world, depending on which side of the divide you’re on. The debate started Carnival Tuesday, last week, when photos began to surface ...

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February 16th, 2018

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The Good, The Bad And The Ugly In The TTPS

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly In The TTPS

There is praise and criticism for the Police Service in the aftermath of Carnival 2018. For the most part, it is the pride and joy of our country. It is also a difficult event to police, given the multitudes that turn out on both islands. In the years gone by, while not ...

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February 15th, 2018

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Unsolicited Texts From The Pm’s Office

Unsolicited Texts From The Pm’s Office

Why is the Office of the Prime Minister texting me and who gave them my number? That was the question being asked by thousands of mobile phone subscribers across the country over the last week, after the messages were dispatched via SMS. At first, no one paid much mind to ...

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February 14th, 2018

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Same Ole Song And Dance

Same Ole Song And Dance

We sincerely thought that the current economic climate would have resulted in stricter regulations on wastage of taxpayers’ money by government agencies. Or that public reaction to previous blunders would be a cue to ministries to avoid similar repeats. But we were ...

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February 9th, 2018

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Live And Let Live

Live And Let Live

The gender double standards need to stop. This week, President-Elect Paula-Mae Weekes became the latest victim of these outdated thinking processes. She is on the cusp of turning 60 and has never been married and does not have any children. And in true backward thinking ...

News Room

February 8th, 2018

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Proper Online  Etiquette

Proper Online Etiquette

The world has become so simple, yet so complicated with the advances made in technology. Not only has it made our lives much easier, but it has made it easier for one human being to cause distress and harm to another, even over the World Wide Web. Ever since the takeoff of ...

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February 7th, 2018

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The Wisdom Of A Sage In The Form Of A Child

The Wisdom Of A Sage In The Form Of A Child

Glimmering amongst the negatives that dominate our daily lives in modern T&T, is a truly inspiring story, one which we choose to highlight today. The story of a young man who clearly offers more than meets the eye. We came across the story of Ajay Aberdeen over the ...

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February 6th, 2018

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To Education Minister: Step Up or Go Home

To Education Minister: Step Up or Go Home

 Our Education Minister needs to step up and get serious, or pack up and go home. This Minister is arguably the most disliked, though some may argue a point for other Ministers as well. His growing infamy can be chalked up to his seemingly dispassionate responses to ...

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February 5th, 2018

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