Crime

Why it’s Easier for TT Youths to Plant Ganja than Borrow ADB money to Farm

The usual knee-jerk reaction of cynicism which was aroused on television last week by former People’s Partnership (PP) Trade Minister Vasant Bharath about the alleged ability of youths to access ADB (Agricultural Development Bank) loans for farming, quickly turned to agreement after an interview with an ADB loans officer the very next day. Speaking on …

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T+T Youths Rally around Crime as David Rudder’s Work Gets CARICOM Recognition

Even as the CARICOM Community was announcing plans to honour the respected T+T singer David Rudder, whose repertoire includes  This is not a fete in here ,  This is Madness!, four T+T youths were shot to death  in police encounters in Port of Spain and Morvant, triggering  outbreaks of outrage as  protests and  fires raged …

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Roget Was Right to Call Out Employers For Criminal Exploitation of Workers

Yes! We doubt that  any sane person living in  this vibrant twin-island democratic took  CPO Daryl Dindial seriously when he recently  offered  Prison Officers  a woeful Two Percent increase for the period 2014 to 2021, to start negotiations for a new collective agreement.  Neither did any of us buy the CPO’s limp excuse about the …

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How a mere 37 Attorneys with East Indian-flavoured Names can Drag their un-loved, Afro-blessed Brother-in-Law Armour right back down with the Creature in the Black Lagoon.

Like the proverbial Julius Caesar who thrice refused the crown before being killed by his colleagues,  Trinidad and Tobago’s  beleaguered newly-appointed AG may have inadvertently cast himself as the tragic star player in a major case of Ethnic Assassination in this highly diverse twin-island Caribbean democratic republic. Reginald Amour SC – who was recently appointed …

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Why Some Naturally Endearing T+T Women Can Trigger Their Own Fatal Attraction

What is that special secret thing that women in this part of the world can have so well hidden in their mysterious folds, warm creases, jumping chests and tick-tock bumpers that our men will do the most insane things to take them  wounded, dead or alive? I remember my father once telling me  a story  …

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