25 June 2004

Opinion: policing the society


By CommentatorA story in the Monday, June 14 issue of the Star Online caught my attention this week.The headline read, “Rape, suspected murder, b...
18 June 2004

How can I say thanks?


EDITOR: It is so easy for you to take all the credit for your accomplishments; creating a self-contained fallacy that you are an island, self-sufficie...

Between You and I


It seems to have become increasingly fashionable for persons to say, “Between you and I.” This is wrong. It is a basic rule of grammar tha...

Dem still ah get bun!!!


EDITOR: Thanks for the space in your newspaper. I cannot help but share my part in the discussion over the statement Minister Selmon Walters made at ...

‘Smitho’ my first


EDITOR: When our class entered the St. Vincent Grammar School in January 1954 in Form 2B, we were not allowed to study physics as a science subject. ...

Corruption in public office


EDITOR: Corruption is described as all actions or omissions that constitute the diversion of a public official from the formal duties of his position,...
11 June 2004

Immigration blunders


EDITOR: Our airport authorities spoke some time ago about improving the security after 9/11 and its importance, but I’m yet to see the improvemen...

Fighting in defence of my homeland


EDITOR: Patriotism is the value which allows a person to develop respect and love for country, demonstrated by honest work and personal contribution t...

Magic Malik Orchestra: A Review


By Haz SamuelThe smallish audience at Club Iguana settled in to await the start of the show as the five musicians and the sound engineer fiddled onsta...
The dress that gets all the attention

The dress that gets all the attention


The Holder family is very upset with the negative remarks coming from some members of the Vincentian public, who are accusing us of lying concerning ...