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The health minister is confirming that the medical intern who allegedly posted a racist rant on social media, has been removed from active duty pending the outcome of an investigation.

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A standardized protection order is needed.

That's what the president of the international women's resource network is calling for. 

She believes that the current composition is not...

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One of the men responsible for creating the checks and balances system for Petrotrin’s field operators says that one man holds the answers to all the questions surrounding the $11 million fake oil...

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The lack of maintenance of the Caparo River is being blamed for flooding in the area.

Jesse Ramdeo tells us more.

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Flood waters following today's downpour which started just before midday.

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Growing condemnation for a Hindu school's decision to prevent a Muslim trainee teacher from wearing her hijab.

The opposition leader, several Muslim organisations and pundits say such...

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Prime minister Dr Keith Rowley warns all notified residents in Cedros to evacuate now.

The prime minister who is also a geologist says further movement can happen anytime.


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The government's decision to close the country's only oil refinery will take centre stage in the parliament chamber later this evening.

Opposition senator Gerald Ramdeen piloted the motion...

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The government urgently needs more money to pay its bills, over $1bn.

That includes $30m alone just to settle legal fees from the commission of enquiry into CL Financial.

And it's...

As the curtains come down on carnival 2018 downtown Port of Spain is recording an incident-free carnival.

And the threats to carnival did little to disrupt masqueraders from revelling on...

Bring it on, I'm ready for battle, that was opposition MP Roodal Moonilal’s response to legal...

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We begin with news that can only be described as nothing short of a miracle.

A miracle indeed as a Logdenville woman is warded in hospital after an industrial welding plant fell off a truck...