now everyones just lining up, knocking on the
doors of the Integrity Commission (IC) seeking exemption
from that pesky requirement that they file annual
declarations of their income, assets and liabilities...
neither Brig Joseph nor the Commissioner of Police
expects the public to take them seriously as regards
their recent comments on crime? The Commissioner promises
that in 2006, things will be different. The brigadier
asks the population to have patience...
Mohammed updated 06/01/06
is in no way an homogeneous space. Not everybody
drinks, not everybody has sex, and not everybody
studies. In my time here, Ive come across
all sorts of people who believe all types of things...
Hamid Ghany updated
Tuesday, October 24, 2000, in the Senate, an historic
amendment to the constitution was passed, based upon
amendments proposed by the PNM in the House of Representatives...
Mathur updated 08/01/06
eulogy for the demise of an obscenely expensive blimp,
now limp on the ground. It had a short, unremarkable
career in the air, failed to stop a single crime,
prevent an arms or drug shipment, detect a single
kidnapper or murderer, and justify its pointless existence
in the air...
quality of the debate on the Bail Bill, opined Prof
Ken Ramchand, was different from the usual...
Grant updated 06/01/06
and awe produced by reports of the PNM Governments
purchase of attack helicopters oddly coincided
with what is gaining repute as the Jack Warner Public
George updated 08/01/06
little princess Anais and I took a ferry ride to Tobago
on the Lynx on New Year's Day. This was her first
trip on the ferry and she was super-excited at the
idea, even though shes only five. She is a good
little sailor and led me around the boat until she
found the most appropriate spot for us to sit...
Padmore updated 06/01/06
pursuit of political power and the desire to retain
itonce achievedis a legitimate goal of
politicians and political parties...
Quentrall-Thomas updated 06/01/06
week, I was being very generous handing out no fewer
than 12 2020 awards. Sadly, this week I must focus
on the This Is Madness awards...
Lee updated 06/11/05
now the rain hammering on the perspex roof of the
conservatory-cum-scriptorium in soggy Forest Hill.
The sound is similar to rain on galvanise. I wish
I could say the temperature and light are similar
to the place where the rain galvanised half the island
into staying inside, but then this is the Big Fug
and not T&T and as Im only too well aware,
since the clocks went back last Sunday and dusk segues
into night by 5pm, autumn is falling into winter...