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Saturday 15 December 2018
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The 500 mark

WITH LESS than three weeks to go before the end of the year, the murder…

Slack island

REPORTS OF a “sex island” promotion that brazenly promotes this country as the location for…

AATT’s disarray

THE AIRPORTS Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (AATT) is in the news once again and…

Petty politics

THE RELEASE, by UNC activist and former government minister Devant Maharaj, of personal contact information…

Border problems

After the startling drug bust at Westmoorings last week, state intelligence sources revealed that the…

Zebra crossing

Minister of Works and Transport Rohan Sinanan announced last week that the Traffic Management Branch…

Public disservice

INEPTITUDE, inefficiency, stagnation. President Paula-Mae Weekes’ characterisation of the public service on Wednesday was unflattering.…

Tourists shipping out

NOTWITHSTANDING the arrival of giant cruise ships like the Caribbean Princess earlier this week, things…

Badge of honour

EFFORTS BY the Police Service to procure special badges for use by officers to help…

Curbing corruption

INTERNATIONAL Anti-Corruption Day will be commemorated during this month. That means you can expect familiar…

Coming up for air

It took a concerned daughter of TT to put hard facts to something that most…

Hear the President, TUCO

At the silver jubilee event of the Trinbagonian Unified Calypsonians Organisation (TUCO), President Paula-Mae Weekes…

Relief

THE OFFICIALS involved in the rescue of kidnap victim Maria Dass-Seepersad, who was snatched from…

Simply superior

LORD Superior was a pioneer in the calypso world who leaves behind a career that…

A win for athletes

THE HIGH Court’s ruling in the Thema Williams matter is not only a vindication for…

Answers needed

THE OWTU won a pyrrhic victory against Petrotrin early last week, when Industrial Court president…

Not illegal

In a letter to Newsday last week, reader Noel Kalicharan bemoaned the presence of cyclists…

Scratched bombs

WE WELCOME the Government’s announcement of an intention to ban the sale of scratch bombs.…

Take threats seriously

WHILE we are sometimes critical of the gun talk of Police Commissioner Gary Griffith, we…

Bussing it

WE SHARE the concerns of Chaguanas Mayor Gopaul Boodan in relation to the circumstances surrounding…

For the children

NOVEMBER 20 is an important day as it is the day in 1959 when the…

A buzz word

Former energy minister Conrad Enill is probably right that diversification isn’t going to solve any…

TSTT's big cut

On Thursday evening, TSTT announced that it would be retrenching 503 workers, including Clyde Elder,…

Dressed to impress

THE CARIBBEAN Court of Justice (CCJ)’s ruling in favour of four transgender women is the…

Worrying figures

THERE ARE about three reports of crime against children per day, according to fresh statistics…

The real horrifying thing

IMAGINE the scene along the Beetham Highway during ordinary rush-hour traffic on a busy Tuesday…