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Morvant teen missing

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:47
Wednesday, March 12, 2014Ronaldo Rodriguez

Police are searching for a 15-year-old student of Woodbrook Secondary School who has been missing since February 27. His mother, Rose Rodriguez, a cashier in T&T Gu

Caricom leaders discuss slavery reparation

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:39
Gail AlexanderWednesday, March 12, 2014

BUCCAMENT—Caricom’s proposals to seek reparation from European states for hardship suffered by people during the slave trade range from seeking a forma

Aviation Institute to be opened by year’s end

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:37
Reshma RagoonathWednesday, March 12, 2014 Homwatie Ramlal, right, of the graduating class of UTT avionics programme receives her certificate from Kemchand Rampaul, chairman of T&T Aviation Institute during the ceremony for the start of construction of the T&T Aviation Institute at the Camden Airstrip, Couva, on Monday. PHOTO:TONY HOWELL

Tertiary Education and Skills Training Minister Fazal Karim says the T&T’s first aviation institute will position this country as a regional leader in the aviation

I rejected two resignations over PNM’s vote on PR—Rowley

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:33
Richard LordWednesday, March 12, 2014PNM political leader, Dr Keith Rowley, centre, front row, with his team for the party’s internal election at a meeting in Barataria on Monday night. Front row, from left, are Colm Imbert, Ashton Ford, Franklin Khan, Rowley, Raymond Tim Kee, Jennifer Baptiste-Primus and Noel Garcia. Back row from left, are, Fitzgerald Hinds, Joycelyn Bodden, Indar Parasram, Foster Cummings, Irene Hinds, partly hidden, and Daniel Dookie. PHOTO: CLYDE LEWIS

PNM leader Dr Keith Rowley says he rejected the resignation of two Opposition senators last year over the party’s failure to vote agains

T&TEC in $2.5b debt

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:31
Geisha KowlessarWednesday, March 12, 2014Officials of the T&T Electricity Commission (T&TEC) during yesterday’s Public Accounts Committee hearing in Parliament. Photo courtesy parliament

A grim picture of the T&T Electricity Commission (T&TEC) was painted yesterday when it was revealed that the utility owed some $

Five in court charged with $4m bank heist

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:28
Jensen LaVendeWednesday, March 12, 2014Navin Juteram

Five men accused of robbing Republic Bank of over $4 million earlier this month appeared before a Sangre Grande magistrate yesterday and

Joint Trade Unions on water plant contract: A shameless act

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:22
Raphael John-LallWednesday, March 12, 2014

The Joint Trade Union Movement (JTUM) has accused the People's Partnership Government of being “unscrupulous” over the controversial awa

Triplets’ parents seek help

Tue, 2014-03-11 23:18
Reshma RagoonathWednesday, March 12, 2014

After overcoming medical challenges to bring T&T’s first triplets for 2014 into the world California couple—Arif Ali and Chantal Gra

Jamaicans call for goods and mas boycott

Mon, 2013-11-25 23:07
Geisha KowlessarTuesday, November 26, 2013

The row between T&T and Jamaica has heightened as Jamaicans have launched a Facebook campaign calling for citizens to boycott  goods

Group wants end to seismic fish surveys

Mon, 2013-11-25 22:59
Joshua SurteesTuesday, November 26, 2013Flashback: Members of the Fishing Association protest for the implementation of proper environment impact assessments for seismic surveys to preserve and protect the fishery for future generations at the Breakfast Shed, Waterfront, Port-of-Spain, earlier this month. PHOTO: SHIRLEY BAHADUR

After more than a decade of pressure from fishing groups the announcement by Minister of Food Production, Devant Maharaj, of a Cabinet committee to examine the impact o

Mother after shooting by cops of son: Children, listen to your parents

Mon, 2013-11-25 22:54
Jensen LaVendeTuesday, November 26, 2013

Children, listen to your parents, they know what is best and do not go the wrong way. That was th

‘Ease up’ for mom on cocaine charge

Mon, 2013-11-25 22:48
Sascha WilsonTuesday, November 26, 2013Andrea Moraldo, 37, who is charged with cocaine possession, feeds her three-week-old baby outside the San Fernando Magistrates Court yesterday. PHOTO: RISHI RAGOONATH

An unemployed woman who came to court with her three-week-old baby yesterday has been sent for drug rehabilitation classes. 

Irregularities mar PSA polls

Mon, 2013-11-25 22:42
Melissa DoughtyTuesday, November 26, 2013

Elections officer for the Public Service Association (PSA) Versil Wright said yesterday’s election for the new executive of the union ha

Miss T&T/World stripped of title

Mon, 2013-11-25 22:38
Tuesday, November 26, 2013Sherrece Villafana

The Miss World T&T Organisation has stripped its reigning representative Sherrece Villafana of her title. In a release yesterday, head of the organisation, Athaliah

Evidence faked so drug accused goes free

Mon, 2013-11-25 22:27
Derek AchongTuesday, November 26, 2013

The State was yesterday forced to drop a major drug trafficking case after its main witness, a police officer, was found to have concoct

Suruj wants protection for local contractors

Mon, 2013-11-25 22:25
Reshma RagoonathTuesday, November 26, 2013Minister of Works and Infrastructure, Dr Surujrattan Rambachan, and Couva South MP Rudranath Indarsingh, partly hidden, view the construction work at the Calcutta Bridge construction site in Calcutta No 1, Couva, yesterday. PHOTO: RISHI RAGOONATH

Works and Infrastructure minister Dr Surujrattan Rambachan says he has asked for state protection for contractors and workers working on projects in high-risk areas. Th

Gross service at South burger joint

Sun, 2013-11-24 03:58
Sunday, November 24, 2013

I am disgusted at the level of service my wife and I received at a burger restaurant in the South after 9 pm on November 21.

EMA’s progress hampered

Sun, 2013-11-24 02:53
Sunday, November 24, 2013

In light of the recent reports questioning the Environmental Management Authority’s (EMA) role in issuing Certificates of Environmental Clearance (CECs), chairman Dr Al

‘Obesity the most frightening scourge’

Sun, 2013-11-24 02:50
Charles Kong SooSunday, November 24, 2013Seema Chocan, left, who weighed 177 pounds and lost 62 pounds and has maintained her present weight of 115 pounds for a year, receives her graduation award from Zalayhar Hassanali, wife of former president of T&T, Noor Hassanali, at the Nirvahna Weight Management Clinic’s 19th Annual Award Ceremony, at the Capital Plaza Hotel in Port-of-Spain, on November 9. PHOTO: CHARLES KONG SOO

Obesity continues to be the most frightening scourge of the Western hemisphere, which can be best described as a pandemic or a tsunami o

Chutney Soca Monarch producer cries discrimination, inequality: Give us the respect we deserve

Sun, 2013-11-24 02:48
Sean NeroSunday, November 24, 2013

The National Lotteries Control Board (NLCB) Lotto Plus Chutney Soca Monarch Competition’s ability to generate more than $20 million wort