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Tue, 10/17/2017 - 17:00

As crime continues to spiral beyond the control of the authorities, even university students are falling victim.

Students tell us some of these crimes are being committed on the UWI's St...

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Tue, 10/17/2017 - 16:30

The Energy Minister says the Chaguaramas oil spill did not come from a state-owned oil installation.

He suspects it came from a vessel.

The Energy Minister says under the...

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Tue, 10/17/2017 - 16:30

There is applause online for a teacher, captured in a video intervening in a fight between two schoolboys.

The video comes as school fights dominate discussion online, but some are now...

Embedded thumbnail for Moonilal responds to allegations in lawsuit
Tue, 10/17/2017 - 16:00

Former Housing Minister Dr Roodal Moonilal says the text messages are a fabrication similar to the email GATE scandal.

He says he expected the attack because of information he revealed...

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Tue, 10/17/2017 - 15:45

The state is going after former Housing Minister Dr Roodal Moonilal and five contractors it accuses of cartel behaviour, bid-rigging and dishonest enrichment.

Some of the claims have...

Embedded thumbnail for Police investigating Moonilal's claim of attempts to bug Ramdeen's office
Fri, 10/13/2017 - 19:00

Police are actively investigating the claims by Opposition MP Dr...

Embedded thumbnail for Agreement reached with First Peoples to allow Red House repairs to go on
Fri, 10/13/2017 - 19:00

On a national holiday to celebrate the First Peoples, there appears to be an agreement between the group and the state which will allow for the completion of the Red House.

Renovation works...

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Thu, 10/12/2017 - 19:30

With the celebration of Divali culminating next week, we continue to feature the Festival of Lights.

We speak with pundit Rajesh Maharaj to discuss the origins of the festival and the...

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Thu, 10/12/2017 - 19:30

In our ‘Kids Who Inspire’ programme, we are looking to our roots, stems, leaves, and fruit.

We join a young farmer, Matthew Santana as he goes about his country life that may seem like...

Embedded thumbnail for First Peoples Chief wants space at Red House & monument for descendants' remains
Thu, 10/12/2017 - 19:30

The Chief of the Santa Rosa First Peoples Ricardo Hernandez is asking that space be created at the Red House to house remains of the First Peoples.

He also wants a monument erected to...

Embedded thumbnail for PM: Former PM 's office spent $1B on telephone calls, foreign travel, official entertainment in two years
Thu, 10/12/2017 - 19:30

Almost $1 billion was spent in two years on telephone bills, official entertainment, overseas travel and other items.

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley says between 2011 and 2012 the Office of...

Embedded thumbnail for Moonilal alleges Government planned to wiretap Ramdeen's office
Thu, 10/12/2017 - 19:30

A series of text messages have surfaced alluding to what Opposition MP Dr Roodal Moonilal says is a conspiracy to break into and wiretap the office of Opposition Senator Gerald Ramdeen.

The...

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