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Tue, 05/24/2016

There's a call from child brides for the Marriage Act to be amended.
This is according to UWI student Sarah Nabbie who has been researching child marriage in this country.
Nabbie sat...

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Tue, 05/24/2016

Two members of the protective services have been killed in separate incidents.

Just after midnight a member of the police was gunned down mere meters from his home while an officer attached...

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Tue, 05/24/2016

An alleged threat by ISIS on this country's shopping centres went viral overnight, sending some members of the population into panic.

Since then another message has made the rounds linking...

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Tue, 05/24/2016

Conflicting stories emerge in the death of a two-month-old baby at daycare.

Parents of Kristiano Aziz believe the infant died at the facility but tonight the common law husband of the woman...

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Tue, 05/24/2016

"Who's footing the bill and will we be paid, president," one local manufacturer tells of his reservations on the US50 million dollar food deal signed between Trinidad and Venezuela yesterday....

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Tue, 05/24/2016

Another disturbing video is being circulated on social media.

The video shows a mentally challenged young lady being physically and verbally assaulted by a woman.

It shows the...

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Mon, 05/23/2016

Nursing students are yet to be paid their stipends and some of them have not been paid in months.
Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh is clueless as to when they will be paid.

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Mon, 05/23/2016

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad Bissessar has criticised the government for what she calls evidence of discrimination and favouritism in the payment of attorney Kerwyn Garcia by Udecott.

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Mon, 05/23/2016

The local manufacturing firm instructed to remove its coconut water product off the market has been identified as Solo.
But over the weekend, the beverage company was yet to comply with the...

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Mon, 05/23/2016

Five Trinidad and Tobago nationals held in a Venezuelan prison will be sent home.

It is one of the several agreements reached as Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro met with the government...

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Mon, 05/23/2016

Five Trinidadian nationals incarcerated in Venezuela could soon be on their way home. Venezuela and Trinidad and Tobago concluded bilateral talks today.

Nicolas Maduro's visit comes amid...

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Mon, 05/23/2016

For the second time in a month, Oropouche residents blocked the North Oropouche road, inconveniencing hundreds of motorists.

The residents say WASA dug up the road but did not repair it....