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It's been a difficult year for recycling NGO Plastikeep.

That's according to its founder Rosanna Farmer who said she lost her entire staff and has not been able to pay the utilities for...

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The People's National Movement is confident of retaining two seats it previously held in the upcoming bye-elections.

It was nomination day today for the electoral districts of Belmont East...

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More protests from workers in the energy sector today, this time from those employed by Lennox Petroleum Company Limited.

The workers say they are owed 30 million dollars by the company,...

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What is Easter without your traditional hot cross buns?

The...

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Education Minister Anthony Garcia says his ministry has no evidence to show that expired meat is being served to the nation's students.

He makes this statement days after the quality of...

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A calypso outreach programme turned into a celebration of the life of the late Winston Bailey, Shadow. 

Today, students of one school in south Trinidad were treated to a day of Shadow's...

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Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley is accusing the Opposition UNC of using the race card as a means to divide and conquer.

He is warning however that it will not work and cautioned the Kamla...

Whether or not the chief justice leaves this country on sabbatical leave or 35 weeks vacation is now a point of contention.

This as the prime minister is questioning the new grounds of his...

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The minister of local government and rural development Kazim Hosein says he has no jurisdiction to remove a public officer in any local government corporation.

He was responding to a call...

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Panelists at a discussion on the closure of Petrotrin all agree that critical socio-economic implications were overlooked in the process.

According to former senator Professor Patrick ...

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It’s official queen street in Port-of-Spain will now be known as Queen Janelle Commissiong Street.

Today Queen Janelle took her place on one of the city's major streets.

Jannelle...

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Energy minister franklin khan is tonight admitting that t&t is at a disadvantage in attracting investors in the petrochemical sector because of cheap shale gas in the US  but he says that is...

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