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Tue, 07/25/2017 - 14:30

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar is describing proposals to reduce entry requirements and end part-time classes at the Faculty of Social Sciences at UWI St Augustine as retrograde.
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Embedded thumbnail for Suspect in teen's murder appears in court
Mon, 07/24/2017 - 20:00

Emotions ran high outside the Siparia Magistrates' Court this morning as the man accused of murdering teenager David Sancaro appeared.

The teen's mother hurled the word "murderer" and...

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Mon, 07/24/2017 - 19:45

After eight years, the government says CL Financial still poses a severe risk to the country's financial system.

As the battle for Clico intensifies, the government says it did not have a...

Embedded thumbnail for Third suspect in Malabar double murder appears in court
Mon, 07/24/2017 - 19:45

A thirty-five-year-old man appeared before an Arima magistrate this morning charged with the murders and robbery of Videsh Subar and his caretaker Haffiza Mohammed. 

 Devon Edwards is the...

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Mon, 07/24/2017 - 19:00

Former prime minister Basdeo Panday has spoken out against the abolition of all public holidays and celebrations in this country.
Instead he has offered advice to the state to treat all...

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Mon, 07/24/2017 - 19:00

One Santa Cruz family is appealing for a house after a landslide damaged their home following Saturday's heavy downpour.

Emily Sookraj's daughter had to be hospitalised after she was caught...

Embedded thumbnail for Kids Who Inspire - Shurmia Ramprashad spreads message of courage through poetry
Mon, 07/24/2017 - 17:30

A 12-year-old girl is conquering her fears through poetry.

Shurmia Ramprashad wants to spread her message of courage and she is using spoken word as her medium of choice.

Jesse...

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Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:15

Environmentalist Dr Wayne Kublalsingh is calling on the state to reverse an embankment in the Oropouche lagoon which he says is resulting in massive losses for farmers.

The farmers say...

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Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:15

Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh has taken personal responsibility for problems in the North West Regional Health Authority and has indicated his dissatisfaction in management.

The Port...

Embedded thumbnail for Ramesh writes Judiciary on Marcia Ayers-Caesar matter
Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:00

Attorney for Marcia Ayers-Caesar, Ramesh Lawrence Maharaj is questioning whether documents related to her legal action against the state have been sealed.

This week the former chief...

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Fri, 07/21/2017 - 20:00

When next you're stopped by a police officer, chances are you may be on camera.

This as the police service is testing 60 body cameras for a 6 month period.

The TTPS is hoping that it...

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Thu, 07/20/2017 - 20:00

It's here! The new cargo vessel to service the sea bridge has docked at the port of Port of Spain and all indications show that it is an improvement from the former cargo vessel the super fast...

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