Category: Columns

CRISIS IN THE JUDICIARY OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

CRISIS IN THE JUDICIARY OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

There is no doubt that there exists a deep crisis in the Judiciary of the country,...

Ireland Chooses PM of Indian Descent

Ireland Chooses PM of Indian Descent

Ireland has elected Dr Leo Varadkar who is of Indian descent as its Prime Minister...

The Order Line

The Order Line

The “order line” is the spot designated on every sugar estate for the cane-cutters...

Afghanistan is far from order

Afghanistan is far from order

My heart goes out to the 400 wounded and the more than 90 dead in the recent suicide...

 Shah convicted in 1968 for Criminal Action

Shah convicted in 1968 for Criminal Action

Raffique Shah’s column “Tribalism Among Indians” (Express 16th May, 2017) represents...

CORRECTING THE HISTORICAL RECORD ON INDIAN ARRIVAL DAY IN TRINIDAD AND THE CARIBBEAN

CORRECTING THE HISTORICAL RECORD ON INDIAN ARRIVAL DAY...

Jai Parasram’s article on Indian Arrival Day was a well written and an adequate...

Unity in Diversity not “One People; One nation; One Destiny ROAR

Unity in Diversity not “One People; One nation; One Destiny...

The following is a response in 2001 to Mr. David de Caires, then publisher of the...

The Struggle for Indian Arrival Recognition in Guyana

The Struggle for Indian Arrival Recognition in Guyana

Last May 5 marked 179 years since the people of East Indian ancestry first came...

The End of Indian Arrival in Trinidad and the Caribbean The Centennial Anniversary of the Abolition of Indian Indenture Migration 1917 - 2017

The End of Indian Arrival in Trinidad and the Caribbean...

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the end of Indian arrival to this area,...