earthquakes were a timely reminder to an oil and gas
rich nation of party people of how easy it could be
for it to all crumble. Lulled into a false sense of
security by the physical manifestation of progress
as we see skyscrapers shooting up and foreign investment
Friday at about 9.15 in the morning there was an earthquake
in T&T that was also felt in nearby Grenada and
Venezuela. In the recent past I have felt irritated,
annoyed, even angry or concerned...
Mohammed updated 24/09/06
Throughout my life as a young, Indo-Trini male,
Ive heard the same stories you have about
how ethnic groups are depicted in the media. Even
when I began working in journalism six years ago...
Hamid Ghany updated
draft constitution presented by Sir Ellis Clarke to
Prime Minister Patrick Manning, on July 31 instant,
has maintained a parliamentary system and cannot be
considered a presidential model....
Mathur updated 01/10/06
This is the third in a series of first person accounts
on the dying national airline BWIA, which closes its
doors on December 31...
Grant updated 01/10/06
the executive presidency still to go through the formality
of taking place, an imperial presidency is actually
George updated 01/10/06
and more it is becoming the case that medical practitioners
in Trinidad and Tobago are being called upon to account
for their actions or inactions, diagnoses or misdiagnoses
in the treatment, management and care of patients
under their charge ...
Padmore updated 01/10/06
Minister Manning has been speaking at home and in
Washington DC about his governments security
concerns, arising from the lucrative multi-billion-dollar
illicit international drug trade and the dangerous
criminal activity that accompanies it...
Quentrall-Thomas updated 01/10/06
my apologies to Mr Mendez, CEO of the Port Authority,
for referring to him as Mr Garcia in my article last
week. No excuses, my typo...
Lee updated 01/10/06
returned from a summers marronage to the plantation
at Southwark College for another session of wage slavery...