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Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 21:34

Government is willing to consider revising the 50 per cent passenger limit and raise it to 65 per cent as asked for by the Maxi Taxi Association.

The Prime Minister on Saturday said the Works and Transport Minister would discuss the request with the Ministry of Health before a decision is made. There is a proposal for taxis which would also be considered.

Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 21:34

Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 21:34

Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 21:34

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

THE EDITOR: In order of importance, most citizens would likely place the Finance and Energy Ministries as particularly critical to the well being of TT in both the short and medium terms.

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

THE EDITOR: I am amused and perhaps perplexed at the extent to which some UNC activists will go to defend and promote the “achievements” of their beloved serial loser leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar.

A recent newspaper report states that UNC activists claim that under Persad-Bissessar’s leadership the UNC won more votes in the recent general election as a party on its own than it did in 2015 when it was a part of the People’s Partnership coalition.

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

The new normal that we are now experiencing brings with it new needs, new expectations and new reactions to perceptions of injustice.

It exposes new realities that were hitherto shrugged off but cannot any longer be ignored just because we do not want to have to deal with them.

One of those realities is that without employers there are no employees.

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

MSGR CHRISTIAN D PEREIRA

FOR MANY years people of our great nation were guided by an unwritten convention, namely, we should not speak about or discuss race. It was thought to be something we just left alone and allowed race to evolve as a reality that would haunt us.

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 09:55

ONE AREA the Government and Opposition must work together on is reform as it relates to the police.

If there were any risk of our forgetting, a raft of developments relating to the Police Complaints Authority (PCA), Commissioner of Police (CoP) Gary Griffith, and the Police Service Commission (PSC) has emerged within the last few days to remind us of the dysfunction in that area.

Despite a flood of caustic press releases, media statements, interviews, personal attacks and legal opinions, answers to questions people really care about remain outstanding: