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From prison reform to increased border protection, both the PNM and People's Partnership have identified crime reduction as a major priority in their manifestos. ...

Government has approved the $5000 one-off grant for victims of Tuesday's fire in Arima. 
But Minister of the People and Social Development Christine Newallo Hosein was not available to...

The People's National Movement is hoping to put more money in the hands of citizens by increasing the annual personal allowance, reviewing NIS and old age pension caps and by reducing VAT to 12.5...

If given a second term in office, the People’s Partnership is considering raising the retirement age. It's one of the proposals in its 20 pledges by 2020 manifesto document.
One economist...

As we continue our series "Road to the Polls" we focus on the constituency of D'Abadie Omera where three candidates are vying for the seat. 
More from Samuel McKnight.

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Roofs blown off and a fallen tree are just some of the effects of heavy rains lastnight into this morning throughout parts of Trinidad.
Tamana was hard hit by the weather. Otto Carrington...

The United National Congress is describing the PNM manifesto as a conman job, with no structure and thought.
Responding almost immediately to the document, after it was launched, UNC Deputy...

Moving ahead with the series "Promises to the People" we close off the issue of crime. Over the past few days we told of the causes and matched up the manifesto promises. Urvashi Tiwari Roopnarine...

Government says it will not be pursuing a rapid rail system. However it will undertake a mass transit system which will include both maxi taxi operators and the PTSC. 
Jannelle Bernard tells...

A fire officer has been injured and approximately 200 people are on the breadline as a fire destroys Hearty Foods Supermarket in Arima.
As Kristy Ramnarine tells us fire officers who...

Attorney General Garvin Nicholas is today saying that information about a $15 million hit on the life of Dr Rowley is not true.
Nicholas made the statement as he walked through the Diego...

As we move ahead with our series "Promises to the People" we dig deeper into the issue of crime. 
In part one we brought you three perspectives on what causes of crime. Reporter Urvashi...

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