Monday, January 23, 2017

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Cop dies from gunshot injuries

Jan. 23, 2017, 10:21 AM AST Comments

A POLICE officer who was shot five months ago during an attempted robbery died on Monday. PC Mervyn Williams, who was attached to the Inter Agency Task Force, is believed to have died due to complications he suffered from the gunshot injuries. Williams, of Chaguanas, was attacked by three men in Aug

Attorney's son goes missing

Jan. 23, 2017, 10:15 AM AST Comments

THE SON of an attorney at law has been reported missing. Richard Ramlal, 27, of Couva, was last seen on Sunday leaving his home. According to a police report, attorney Selwyn Ramlal went to the Couva police station around 2 p.m. and told officers that his son left home around 1 a.m. and had not been

Maintaining good health*

Jan. 22, 2017, 10:21 PM AST Comments

Men generally seek help from doctors less than women and reports state when they do see the doctor, they are more likely to be diagnosed with a more serious illness. If you are one of those men who has not seen a doctor in some time and are feeling in good health, it makes sense to have a plan in p

The high cost of conversational debt

Jan. 22, 2017, 10:18 PM AST Comments

I invest a lot of time learning to have the right and sometimes difficult conversations with members of my consulting team. This is important to me because every day, I see the challenges my clients face when they are unable to have the conversations that need to happen in their organisations.

5 outdated career tips that people should really stop sharing

Jan. 22, 2017, 10:16 PM AST Comments

It occurred to me the other day as I bit into a homemade cookie from my co-worker how far we’ve come. I remember the days when baking for a colleague’s birthday or bringing in a batch of no-occasion brownies was considered poor practice because it suggested (for women, especially) that y

Will other credentials replace degrees?

Jan. 22, 2017, 10:15 PM AST Comments

The question of whether alternative credentials — in the form of everything from badges to nanodegrees and from micromasters to certificates—will displace degrees from colleges and universities is heating up.

Healthy foot care tips for men*

Jan. 22, 2017, 10:10 PM AST Comments

Often I have to ask well-groomed male patients I see why they don’t maintain their feet. Typically they indicate that showering and cutting their toenails constitute maintenance and can’t comprehend why I expect more from them. What about moisturising the feet?


Jan. 22, 2017, 10:6 PM AST Comments

Leo Beenhakker has endorsed Dennis Lawrence, saying that he believes the former Everton coach is the right man to take up the position as head coach of the Trinidad and Tobago men’s senior football team.

Morris: Lawrence must stay long-term

Jan. 22, 2017, 10:4 PM AST Comments

Dennis Lawrence is the right man for national football coaching job. For the long term. That’s the view of former national captain Clayton Morris. Lawrence, the 2006 World Cup qualifying hero, was confirmed as the successor to Belgian Tom Saintfiet by the Trinidad and Tobago Football Associat

Whiteman wins race to Toco

Jan. 22, 2017, 10:3 PM AST Comments

Jabari Whiteman improved on his third place finish in the Trinidad and Tobago Cycling Federation’s first Road Series event with victory yesterday in the second instalment. Whiteman completed the 95-kilometre race from the Mucurapo Foreshore to the Keshorn Walcott High School in Toco in two hou