Feb. 13, 2016, 7:54 PM AST Comments
I would like to offer my sincere condolences to the family and friends of Asami Nagakiya, who was tragically killed during our recent Carnival celebrations. I did not know the young lady, but I believe her obvious love for and engagement in our country and culture should earn her great respect and a
Feb. 12, 2016, 5:35 PM AST Comments
At least two known cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed in T&T. CASE (1) Port of Spain Mayor Raymond Tim Kee. After being asked for his views on the discovery of the body of a female masquerader at the Queen’s Park Savannah responded: “Women have a responsibility to ensure they ar
Feb. 12, 2016, 5:30 PM AST Comments
I am surprised at the many negative and angry comments from women and some men about Mayor Tim Kee’s statement. I read it and I found nothing offensive in what he said nor did I see anything that warrants him being fired or asked to resign. He simply stated facts that were true.
Feb. 10, 2016, 7:52 PM AST Comments
Before 2013, the SEA exam was based solely on Mathematics, Language Arts and Creative Writing and therefore was only testing pupils on their academic skills. As a result, primary school teachers drilled practice tests on those subjects to get the best results out of their classes.
Feb. 10, 2016, 7:51 PM AST Comments
I was surprised to see the Beyond the Tape programme and popular TV talk show host with expertise in transport and traffic enforcement criticising the authorities for displaying signs warning motorists of police activity on the ground that they would allow citizens in contravention of the law to tak