Thursday, November 23, 2017

Local honey sets world abuzz*

Nov. 22, 2017, 11:10 PM AST Comments

The best honey in the world comes from Trinidad and Tobago, but for close to two decades that title has eluded this country. Deborah De Gannes, Lincoln Hee-Chung and Gerard Corkie De Gannes belong to a small group of local beekeepers and advocates who are poised to harvest top-grade honey to the wo

Oilbird colony weathers storm*

Nov. 22, 2017, 11:7 PM AST Comments

Venturing into a sea cave that is prone to flooding at high tide always has its risks especially when the passage to its site is subject to surges of high water no matter the tide.


Help women to speak out*

Nov. 22, 2017, 10:1 PM AST Comments

It is a shame to witness the vile and depraved manner in which women are treated in T&T, but yet we have to question whether we invited this type of behaviour through our own actions As women continue to be harassed and ogled by strangers and colleagues alike, there has been very little protest eith


Bring them all back home*

Nov. 22, 2017, 9:55 PM AST Comments

I refer to the article in the Sunday Express of November 5 headlined, Analyst: Embassies using up scarce US$. I note with serious concern the information contained regarding the Auditor General’s report on the High Commission in South Africa.

Folks, after leaving a vehicle, back is best*

Nov. 22, 2017, 9:54 PM AST Comments

ATTENTION all drivers, especially maxi-taxi and bus drivers. I want them to instruct their passengers when they have disembarked to cross the road from the back of the vehicle instead of the front.


Educating for the future*

Nov. 22, 2017, 9:50 PM AST Comments

I would like to address the issues highlighted by the head of the NPTA and other school principals. These points that pertain to students with regard to the use and abuse of technology, as well as understanding and dealing with behaviour that can arise from a lack of self-esteem—especially by


A project we need to keep*

Nov. 22, 2017, 9:49 PM AST Comments

It is incomprehensible to me and to many others that this Government cannot appreciate the inestimable worth and value of the Plastikeep Project.






Helping entrepreneurs to grow*

Nov. 21, 2017, 10:59 PM AST Comments

Young entrepreneurs from across the country will have an opportunity to develop their entrepreneurial skills through the recently launched Shell LiveWIRE programme, an initiative which will offer training, idea generation, post start-up support and performance measurement to young entrepreneurs.