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Fri, 08/18/2017 - 19:45

The education minister is denying that the new changes to GATE funding will have a negative effect on the education sector.

Minister Garcia believes most of the negative comments are coming...

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Fri, 08/18/2017 - 19:45

Haleema Mohammed, the 4-year-old girl with a rare blood disorder, will be getting the treatment she needs.

On Wednesday the Mohammed family's request for funding through the children's life...

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Fri, 08/18/2017 - 19:30

One labour leader is telling the prime minister to investigate his minister of works over the Ocean Flower 2 debacle.

SWWTU president Micheal Annisette says the paper trail shows something...

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Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:45

There may soon be some resolution to the 53 part heard matters left behind when the chief magistrate Marcia Ayers-Caesar was promoted.

The government says it will approach the court and ask...

Embedded thumbnail for Government defends appointment of Mouttet
Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:30

As questions surround the appointment of businessman Christian Mouttet to investigate matters at the port, the government is coming to the defense of its choice.

At the post cabinet press...

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Thu, 08/17/2017 - 18:30

He would have celebrated his 71st birthday today. Instead, an exhibition was launched in honour of former Prime Minister Patrick Manning.

Reporter Urvashi Tiwari Roopnarine has more.

Embedded thumbnail for Children's Life Fund rejects little Haleema's application
Wed, 08/16/2017 - 21:30

The Children's Life Fund has rejected an application for a four-year-old girl seeking funds to undergo critical bone marrow transplant surgery in India.

Tonight, her attorney is threatening...

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Wed, 08/16/2017 - 21:15

Two popular private tertiary level institutions say the public is misinterpreting the meaning of accreditation.

SBCS and the School of Accounting and Management say their programmes and...

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Tue, 08/15/2017 - 18:45

Independent Senator Sophia Chote says she is no hero and the real praises belong to the men and women who represent our country.

Yesterday Senator Chote became the unlikely hero at a press...

Embedded thumbnail for PM appoints businessman Christian Mouttet to investigate vessel contracts
Tue, 08/15/2017 - 18:30

Criticism reigns in as businessman Christian Mouttet is handpicked by the prime minister to investigate the charters for the Cabo Star and Ocean Flower two.

In a letter dated August 15th,...

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Tue, 08/15/2017 - 18:30

Three men have been charged after they were held with what appeared to be parts of Scarlet Ibis carcasses.

The men appeared before a Chaguanas magistrate after being held by game wardens....

Embedded thumbnail for SBCS says GATE restrictions will do a disservice to the development of the country
Tue, 08/15/2017 - 18:30

One of the more popular tertiary level institutions in this country says the GATE restrictions will do a disservice to the development of this country.

And given that SBCS will now not...