Nov. 29, 2017, 10:27 PM AST Comments
THE mind-blowing ease with which remanded prisoner Vicky Boodram escaped unchallenged from the Women’s Prison at Golden Grove raises a slew of questions and concerns about the system and its ability to protect itself from being duped, whether from inside or out.
Nov. 29, 2017, 10:25 PM AST Comments
“THE president has absolute authority, unilateral power to order the use of nuclear weapons,” said Bruce Blair. The nuclear codes are “the length of a tweet. It would take them one or two minutes to format and transmit that directly down the chain of command to the executing comman
Nov. 29, 2017, 10:20 PM AST Comments
FOR decades, the Caribbean has been fixated on the need to export to, and import from its traditional markets in North America and Europe. It has also sought to encourage visitor arrivals from the same nations, and to buy from them billions of dollars in foodstuffs.
Nov. 28, 2017, 9:49 PM AST Comments
THAT T&T nationals are involved in human trafficking, forced prostitution and exploitation of illegal immigrants’ labour should come as no surprise. The astonishment flows from the absence of structured national policies on migration in an age of globalism and large scale movements of people
Nov. 28, 2017, 9:47 PM AST Comments
HOW ironic it is that at the very moment when the operators of the National Lotteries Control Board (NLCB) are seeking to stamp out the very game from which the Play Whe was hijacked by the State, the board is declaring the highest profits ever in its existence. There are ads suddenly turning up on
Nov. 28, 2017, 9:19 PM AST Comments
IN my last article published on November 14, I had outlined some of the actions the Government should begin doing if we are to establish a foundation for diversification and sustainable development. These include a managed devaluation of the T&T dollar, the establishment of a negative list for the
Nov. 27, 2017, 7:59 PM AST Comments
Express Editorial - CHIEF Justice Ivor Archie, by his actions, and his stubbornness in the face of increasing calls for him to clear the air on allegations against him, appears to be digging himself deeper and deeper into a hole, regarding credibility in the eyes of the public.