Fitzgerald Hinds attacked president of the Police
and Social Welfare Division Cedric Neptune for going
public with his concerns about police officers being
asked to drive vehicles although they are not covered
by the insurance policy...
and Tobago is party state. Apart from Carnival, you
can find a party anywhere you wish. However when it
comes to naming the parties, the West takes the cake
or the NAB (the Naming A Bility)...
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...
I, too, want to see a thriving Police Serviceone
with a deep commitment to policing, coupled with some
dynamics in human interactionthat responds rapidly
and which solves crime...
statements have been made recently as to the nature
and legality of the Special Anti-Crime Unit of Trinidad
and Tobago (SAUTT), but the authorities have remained
strangely silent on the issue...
Mohammed updated 07/08/05
fingers are sore. Deep, red, square prints scar
my thumbs. Bitter, black coffee: the traditional
taste of desperation. My eyes swell and sting from
far too many hours facing a screen. Time stands
still; there is nothing to do but to continue, to
conquer and to complete...
Hamid Ghany updated
out of the Principles of Fairness conference that
was held at University of the West Indies two Saturdays
ago, the question of fairness in the electoral system
is a subject that ought to be considered...
Mathur updated 07/08/05
possible I would reproduce every word of a New York
Times best seller Love, Medicine and Miracles
by Bernie Siegel, MD for everyone living in Trinidad,
our diseased society...
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 07/08/05
Nigeria proved able to spare its president for most
of one week to play tourist in what one newspaper
described as a "carnival" in Trinidad and
A. George updated 07/08/05
recent survey published worldwide on MSN, showed that
Forbes magazine ranked Condoleeza Rice as the most
powerful woman in the world. Rice, who has risen to
power as an adviser to, and close confidant of US
President George Bush, has managed to do it all with
a combination of steely nerve and suave sophistication...
Padmore updated 07/08/05
Trinidadians and Tobagonians, August is freedom month.
It begins with emancipation and ends with independence...
Quentrall-Thomas updated 07/08/05
about madness, one reader wrote and told me that I
am mad to even ask for the simple things I listed
in my piece on the budget last week...
Lee updated 31/07/05
Big Fug is hunkering down for the summer session;
schools out, mini Levites underfoot and in the
absence of the Euro millions I was supposed to win
in the lottery, I guess Ill be vacationing at
Casa Levimy favourite hostelry anyway...