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Sunday 21 April 2019
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A disturbing trend

TWO attacks last week point to the possibility of a disturbing trend which finds thieves…

When national treasures burn

Culture Matters “The museum’s archaeological collection had...hundreds of Egyptian artefacts, including a 2,700-year-old painted sarcophagus.…

Growing up too fast

EVEN more disturbing than the disclosure of 3,777 teenage pregnancies between 2014 and 2018 is…

A day of sacrifice

THE MOST sombre day of Holy Week is Good Friday, which is marked today. For…

Racing backward

INSTEAD of being used to build pride in our diversity, race is being used, it…

Fighting fire with fire

CALYPSO ROSE took to the Coachella stage last Friday, overcoming a tumble before soaring to…

A fake police station

FAKE THINGS seem popular these days. Fake news. Fake oil. Fake internet profiles. And now…

Only a first step

BEING registered for anything in 2019 brings overtones of information acquisition and legitimate concerns of…

Only a first step

BEING registered for anything in 2019 brings overtones of information acquisition and legitimate concerns of…

Reworking OSH

MIKLOS THOMAS’ son Anthony is still asking for daddy. Unknown to the five-year-old, Thomas was…

Protecting granny’s house

THE CO-OPERATION between the Government and Opposition in Parliament on Monday in relation to suspicious…

Diabetes dilemma

WORLD HEALTH Day was observed on Sunday. Mindful of the prevalence of lifestyle diseases, the…

Out of the frying pan

THE CIRCUMSTANCES are disturbing. In broad daylight, and in a hub for recreation too. But…

Ferry-go-wrong

THE HEATED exchanges on Tuesday between Government and Opposition senators over a new ferry being…

Hospital fright

THE FAST response to the fire that broke out at the Port of Spain General…

UTT’s confusing cutbacks

COUVA South MP Rudranath Indarsingh accused Education Minister Anthony Garcia of stabbing the people of…

Admired but unsupported

Marina Salandy-Brown, founder of the NGC Bocas Lit Fest, wondered at the launch of this…

Police need the money

THERE’S a clear disconnect between what Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith is saying and what…

Bittersweet homecoming

WE CONGRATULATE the members of TT’s delegation to the Special Olympics in the United Arab…

Caught in trafficking

Are people being trafficked in Trinidad and Tobago? According to Agriculture Minister Clarence Rambharat last…

Taking the new ball

THE CHANGE of leadership of Cricket West Indies (CWI) may have come as a surprise…