people view Basdeo Panday as a dictatorial maximum
leader. The cruelest of ironies, however, is that
Panday fell victim to the idealistic notion of allowing
his people to democratically choose their own leaders
instead of personally simply grooming and anointing
read with interest an opinion, published in one of
the daily newspapers, on the decision by the State
to accede to the US request for the extradition of
accused people charged in T&T with the murder
of US citizen Balram Maharaj ...
Mohammed updated 07/05/06
I done. Well, almost. At 6 pm tomorrow, Id
have officially completed my course of study at
UWI. Four years, incalculable tests, inestimable
heartache, and I have the nosebleeds from writing
exams at Engineering 200 feet above sea level to
Hamid Ghany updated
that the UNC has had to face the reality of what political
life would really be like without the services of
Basdeo Panday, it appears the sniping and bickering
is likely to get worse...
Mathur updated 07/05/06
dust has settled on the debate set off by the imbroglio
of your prosecution, imprisonment and bail. It was
big news because you are Mr Basdeo Pandayformer
trade unionist representing thousands of sugar workers...
Grant updated 07/05/06
World Press Freedom Day last Wednesday, Basdeo Panday
was remembered for, among other things, his tribute
to T&Ts most celebrated journalist, George
George updated 07/05/06
recent internal convulsions within the UNC over the
choice of political leader, Opposition leader, chairman
and chief whip have been reminiscent of the good old
days of Mastana Bahar...
Padmore updated 07/05/06
reason why the President revoked Basdeo Pandays
appointment as Opposition Leader: his conviction and
two-year sentence for violating the Integrity in Public
Life Act (enacted by his own government)...
Quentrall-Thomas updated 07/05/06
its Tuesday now and we have to get going to
Aishalton, which is the southern most point in our
trip. At Dadanawa, Sandy and Duane insist we have
coffee before we leave them and we get a chance to
see a Capuchin monkey ...
Lee updated 16/04/06
with wishing you all Happy Easter and many resurrections
to come, I have the pleasure of informing you that,
officially at least...