Satyendra Persaud MBBS DM(Urol) FCCS Registrar, Department of Urology San Fernando General Hospital, Trinidad and Tobago
Last time we discussed situations where it would be appropriate to observe low risk prostate cancer – this is called active surveillance.
At the start of the Engineering Construction Incorporated (ECI) chess competition two Saturdays ago, this column enquired whether the tournament should be considered the elimination one for the selection of players for 2016 Chess Olympiad.
April 23, 2016 is an extremely important anniversary on the world literary calendar. It is universally known as the anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, but its significance is even greater than that.
Crime – as trade and profession
Just the briefest of my own grass-roots, man–in-the-street brand of “philosophising” about the implications of the behaviours now being exhibited by some “new” personalities in high places.
I am flabbergasted at the cavalier manner in which the Ministry of Education has gone about dismantling the secondary school placement system, of which the National Grade Six Assessment is but one element.
The previous column makes the point that accountability requires that the government signals clearly its policies and intentions. The signals are a form of transparency or what has been called in Guyana good governance.