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Friday 15 February 2019
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Throwing sand

“NEGATIVE publicity”, “consistent badgering”. Sandals CEO Gebhard Rainer held no punches as he gave reasons…

Pan’s hard knock

A GROUP of 12 students from the University of Minnesota, USA, are currently in TT…

Where does TT stand?

THURSDAY’S vote at the Organisation of American States (OAS) on Venezuela has exposed vulnerabilities in…

Wanted: $ for police

On Friday, senior police officers told Newsday the Police Service was grinding slowly to a…

Giving agriculture new life

As agriculture executives faced a Public Accounts Committee reviewing the operations of Namdevco, a troubling…

Biting the bullet

WE SHARE the concerns of Police Complaints Authority (PCA) director David West over the discovery…

What drug courts show

AS THE debate on whether marijuana should be decriminalised heats up with recent interventions by…

Fanning the flames

FOR DONALD Trump, the choice is a simple one. “This is a choice between right…

Get well, Gary

WE WOULD like to wish Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith well in the wake of…

A long, hot campaign

WHILE there was much repetition of themes from previous speeches, Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley’s…

Lifeguards needed

WE JOIN the national community in offering deepest sympathies to the loved ones of National…

A slap on the wrist

IT IS DEEPLY regrettable that the State will be unable to seek any redress in…

Inspect the inspection

WE TAKE this opportunity to underline the necessity of ensuring vehicles – both public and…

Hoping in 2019

WHEN WE LOOK back on the year 2018 we are likely to think first and…

Parliament 2019

PARLIAMENT passed 18 out of 26 bills brought before it in 2018, all of which…

The wholly innocent

ONE REGULAR part of the Christian calendar is the feast of the Holy Innocents, which…

No room for fake care

SOCIAL media was abuzz on Christmas Day with a report that claimed three people had…

Out of the box

THERE IS some dispute over the origins of the term Boxing Day. But what’s clear…

Missing Christmas

CHRISTMAS is a time for family and loved ones. But for many families who have…

Guyana in flux

WITH THE abrupt collapse of the David Granger-led coalition government on Friday, every aspect of…

Shutdown showdown

In Bob Woodward’s book on the Donald Trump presidency, he refers to a pre-election interview…

When Gary met Rudy

WE SHARE the anxiety of Minister of National Security Stuart Young over Commissioner of Police…

Christmas in the city

POINSETTIA sales may be dramatically down but that’s not the only thing that’s lost its…

No bligh

NOT ONLY do delinquent tenants owe the Housing Development Corporation (HDC) millions in unpaid dues,…

A Christmas wish

IT’S THE most wonderful time of the year, to quote the popular Christmas song, with…