another person was kidnapped and murdered after ransom
demands were not met. Real estate agent Gerald Gopaul
from Papourie Road, Diamond Village, was brutally
suffocated with a plastic bag and beaten until he
a Trini in Miami for a while, I am more Trini than
anyone back home. In my homesick state, I went searching
the Web for something to remind me of home. I came
across the following that I feel I must share...
he ambled up Alberto Street, Woodbrook his gait might
have led one to believe that he was out for a late
Sunday morning stroll. Except of course, for his implements...
blast, fury, floods all made it to the front page
headlines this week but little talk went down because
the telephone system was not up...
the last week we have seen several instances of abdication
of responsibilities by public officials and/or organisations
that must give rise to concern among the general public...
Mohammed updated 24/07/05
bomb scare after bomb scare, shutdown after showdown,
plan of evacuation after the storm, spy in the sky
after eye in the sky, another dustbin somewhere
in T&T can still explode...
Hamid Ghany updated
Monday, the Peoples National Movement (PNM)
scored a victory in the by-election in the San Francique
South/Siparia East local government district in a
manner that suggested that very little had changed
in that area...
Mathur updated 24/07/05
I nearly fell off a treadmill. I wanted to be way
fitter than I was. I was in denial, and when I couldnt
keep up my set pace, even when I began walking backwards,
instead of stepping off and setting realistic goals...
from occupying the chair when the Speaker retires
to powder his nose, I have no idea what the duties
of the Deputy Speaker entail. But they dont
seem to take up much time, since, while serving in
Grant updated 24/07/05
anyone these days, including voters in San Francique,
pays attention to the National Alliance for Reconstruction,
whose politics consists of a staunch refusal to give
up the ghost...
A. George updated 24/07/05
of an ongoing Commission of Inquiry, Madame Justice
Annestine Sealy, chided persons appearing before her,
advising them that it is not a circus. Her proceedings
may not be, but the reality is that whether we like
it or not, we live in a circus town...
Padmore updated 24/07/05
Opposition Leader Basdeo Panday has sought to downplay
UNCs by-election defeat for the San Francique
East/Siparia South seat in the Siparia Regional Corporation...
Quentrall-Thomas updated 24/07/05
you ever wondered how you would stop one of the luggage
conveyors at Piarco Airport if an accident occurred?
The only stop buttons are down by your feet...
Lee updated 17/07/05
week on from what the spin masters have dubbed 7/7,
vibes in the Big Fug are distinctly shaky...