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Sunday 26 January 2020
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A happy homecoming

PRESIDENT Paula-Mae Weekes’ speech yesterday was short. Its brevity was as powerful as her entreaty…

Preparation, not panic

IN RESPONSE to the new coronavirus, Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh has ordered screening of…

Wet fetes, dry taps

PUBLIC UTILITIES Minister Robert Le Hunte on Monday pointed out an anachronism that requires urgent…

Unnecessary pain

WHATEVER the outcome — and by this we include the final tally, the results of…

A welcome bligh

WE WELCOME the clarification provided by Minister of National Security Stuart Young in relation to…

Dark cloud over Tokyo

WITH THE Tokyo Olympics a few months away, this country’s dream of securing ten gold…

Of music and men

FUAD KHAN’S view that Carnival and Carnival music re-enforce harmful attitudes men have in relation…

Get serious about OSH

TEN WORKERS escaped a fire at 68 Independence Square that began in D’Bocas restaurant by…

Coming or going

HAVING last year granted Venezuelan nationals amnesty for a fixed time period in what was…

Holding on to hope

THE YEAR is off to a gruesome start, with a pre-school teacher murdered in front…

Speed it up

THE SUBSTANTIAL progress made on the Curepe interchange, notwithstanding budgetary constraints, is to be welcomed,…

Prayers for pastors

THE YEAR has gotten off to a rocky start for members of the religious fraternity.…

Retrenchment’s jump

IT’S essential to understand the reasons behind the jump in retrenchment as stated in last…

What a terrible end!

At a time when people should have been preparing to celebrate life with their loved…

Changes coming

IN THIS country’s history the year 2020, which today dawns upon us, has always been…

Worrying reversal

THE INCREASE in road deaths is a worrying reversal of progress that demands renewed public…

A bad end

WE ARE ending the year where we began with concern over crime. We ask yet…

A political flu

IT IS WITH regret that we observe that the very serious public health issue that…