Wednesday, January 17, 2018

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GOODBYE DEAR DADDY*

Jan. 17, 2018, 10:4 PM AST Comments

Former president George Maxwell Richards was yesterday hailed as a patriotic hero who left a legacy as a gentle giant, a man who loved his country and family. Richards’s final farewell took place yesterday at a State funeral at the National Academy for the Performing Arts (NAPA), Port of Spai

21 gun salute at Belgroves*

Jan. 17, 2018, 9:59 PM AST Comments

From schoolchildren to the elderly, they lined the streets in scores outside Belgroves Funeral Home in Tacarigua to say farewell to former president George Maxwell Richards yesterday. From the nearby St Mary’s Anglican Primary School, children in uniform, led by teachers and guardians, congreg


TATT writes Shal*

Jan. 17, 2018, 9:52 PM AST Comments

THE Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT) has criticised another “inappropriate” Carnival 2018 soca release. TATT chief executive Dr John Prince wrote to One Caribbean Media (OCM)— parent company of CCN TV6 and the Trinidad Express— and other members of t


Acting president praises Max*

Jan. 17, 2018, 9:40 PM AST Comments

Acting President Christine Kangaloo yesterday said former presi­dent George Maxwell Richards played a crucial role in our nation’s democracy. She noted one of the most vital positions in the game of cricket is the number four spot, which is the backbone of batting in every game.


Former President George Maxwell Richards State Funeral...In Photos

Jan. 17, 2018, 2:31 PM AST Comments

Former President Professor George Maxwell Richards was laid to rest during his State Funeral at the National Academy for Performing Arts (NAPA), Port of Spain on Wednesday. Members of the Cabinet, Opposition, along with specially invited guests came out to bid farewell to the late statesman followin