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Sunday 23 September 2018
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All eyes on safety

THE REPORT of the foiling of a plot to disrupt the peace during our Carnival…

Questions for the PTSC

TODAY’S meeting of Parliament’s committee on land and infrastructure will be an opportunity for several…

More than numbers

THE MUCH publicised police manpower audit which was completed last year is just one part…

Bright spot in sport

WE HAIL last week’s election of son-of-the-soil Brian Lewis to the new Sport Integrity Global…

Facing Facebook reality

WE SHOULD all click “Like” on Justice Frank Seepersad’s latest ruling. The judge found on…

Ready for the stage

This week, as we enter the homestretch to Carnival 2018, we take the opportunity to…

Process, not politics

WE WELCOME the decision by the Government to suspend debate on the nomination for police…

Rethinking T&TEC overtime

THE DISCLOSURE that the Trinidad and Tobago Electricity Commission (T&TEC) is paying about $120 million…

Making Charlotte St work

We welcome efforts to revamp vending at Charlotte Street, Port of Spain. The latest intervention…

Unhealthy language

The recording of the first murder for the year in Tobago is a disturbing reminder…

Pathetic

It is really pathetic that after years of delays and reported expenditure of $7 million,…

Making do with less

The organisers of two major Carnival events over the weekend should be congratulated. In a…

The real prisoners

And so it continues. The seemingly never-ending cycle of violence involving prison officers and prisoners.…

Paying a high price

More is at stake in the public spat between the National Gas Company and the…

Presidential ole mas

Shocking carelessness. That is what President Anthony Carmona’s letter on Thursday night to Prime Minister…

Green days ahead

It might seem hard to imagine. Solar power grids in fields all over the country,…

Going to Tobago

Solving the problems facing Tobago will require more of the approach we saw in Monday’s…

More please

Let's have more of what we saw in Parliament on Friday: more women in leadership…

A passage to Tobago

At last a new ferry has been identified and steps are being taking to acquire…

A building block

The re-establishment of a Cabinet committee dedicated to dealing with issues relating to the construction…

Expensive wine

“Is just a little wine,” Patrice Roberts famously protested in her eponymous soca hit of…

Making noise

Noise pollution management requires a balance between firm enforcement of the law, reasonable dialogue and…

Deportee limbo

The question of who should foot the bill for the deportation of foreign nationals stranded…

Trump’s blind hate

Hateful. Vile. Racist. And nothing new for Donald Trump. In June the US president reportedly…