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Friday, December 17, 2010

Through the BMW’s almost-black windscreen, he could see a bottled gas truck and a small maxi-taxi parked in the middle of the single-lane bridge, facing each other bumper-to-bumper, the drivers gesticulating at one another to go back.

Friday, December 17, 2010

I would like T&T to become a model society for the rest of the world. All the ingredients are here. We have a population of outstanding human beings, all with the inherent capacity and desire to be good—note that we are intuitively protective of our good character.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

The release of secret documents chronicling the wrongdoings and intrigue of governments around the world, made public on the Wiki-Leaks New Media site by Julian Assange and the more than 800 volunteers who work at securing and releasing classified government information on the site, is...

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

The Industrial Court was established in early 1965 in accordance with the Industrial Stabili- sation Act, after intense agitation for workers’ rights and aggressive industrial action by workers and their representatives.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Several voices are shouting that we have lost the battle against organised crime, and that, if you could afford it, the best move is to leave this crazy country. But I am not leaving. No, a thousand times no! One night, I went to Morvant with a dedicated team of Friends Forever ambassadors...

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

I ate my first Venezuelan “hallaca” for the Christmas season on Sunday. Venezuelan hallacas, together with the excellent French baguettes from Hi-Lo, washed down with Venezuelan coffee and Trini sorrel. Hallacas are similar to our pastelles but make them look like they have maljo.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Many countries of the developing world fall into the trap of thinking that First World status can be achieved by throwing loads of money at the process. The emerging data shows this to be not true. In fact, what it does show is more corruption develops, which stymies effective growth.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Everybody in my life seems to feel that the perfect Christmas gift for me would be a cellphone. Mind you, no one is volunteering to give me one for Christmas. People just feel that I should treat myself to a cellphone. Buy it myself. Pay for it myself. Wrap it up myself.

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Over the past few weeks controversial intelligence and national security issues surrounding wiretapping continue to dominate the headlines. The core of this public debate is a need to ensure that efforts to protect national security interests do not undermine our democratic values.

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Based upon the flood of responses I have received from all corners of the globe to my article last week on the destruction of Tobago, it is clear that there are many, many people out there who are deeply concerned as to what is happening to Tobago and most of them are glad...

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