N Touch
Saturday 16 February 2019
follow us
Editorial

Hookin’ us

THOUSANDS converge this weekend at the Queen’s Park Savannah for the Panorama semi-finals, possibly one…

A funny Valentine

THOUGH he came with guns blazing, Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith opened yesterday’s eagerly awaited…

Turtle in court clothes

WE COMMEND the authorities for enforcing this country’s environmental laws against four men who were…

Firing up

WE HAVE to commend the authorities for doing their job last Friday night by turning…

What’s the hold-up?

THERE have already been about half a dozen police killings for the year. As authorities…

Put more cocoa in the sun

Winston Rudder, chairman of the Cocoa Development Company said it clearly. TT must get serious…

Fire drill

Chief Fire Officer Roosevelt Bruce took an early step in warning citizens of the costly…

The left-behind

IT’S A SIGN of the times we live in that a national award-winner like Joel…

The slaves amongst us

WE CALL on the authorities to continue to take the strongest action that discourages sex…

Horrific accident

TUESDAY’S deadly accident near Charlieville, which involved three vehicles including a PTSC bus, raises disturbing…

Monitoring sex offenders

THE Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill 2019 tabled by Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi last week proposes…

Taking fares

PARTY-GOERS should heed the call of Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith not to feed the…

Fix forensics

LAST WEEK, the Forensic Science Centre shut down because there was no air conditioning. What…

Time to end mas war

Justice Vashiest Kokaram asked the National Carnival Bands Association (NCBA) and the TT Carnival Bands…

Why this?

THE DETAILS of the case ring true to anybody who has been exposed to the…

Catching Cro Cro

THE DECISION to suspend Cro Cro, caught in a video clip acting inappropriately while driving…

Are we ready?

AS IF WE needed reminding about the proximity of Venezuela’s troubles to our own, the…

Foreign policy failure

VENEZUELA should be seen as a humanitarian crisis that requires urgent action not only for…

Curing the violence

Permanent Secretary in the National Security Ministry Glenda Jennings-Smith announced last week that Government had…

A gift forUncle Carlos

THE FIVE girls didn’t think much of their act of kindness. But they should. Jurshelle…

Mediation, not force

WHAT IS needed in Venezuela is mediation in which all parties participate in good faith.…

758 and counting

NEARLY everyone agrees the criminal justice system is faltering. Even our top judge, Chief Justice…

To King St George

ON MARCH 14, 1590, at around 10 am near the village of Ivry on the…

Roll back Saucy

SHE HAS proven with her dance moves that she is capable of going down, but…

Soca’s world space

The call by MusicTT's chairman John Arnold for artistes to list their music as calypso…

Bracing for Brexit

BRITISH prime minister Theresa May survived a vote of no-confidence this week but the scale…