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Tue, 06/27/2017 - 21:00

One week after the passage of Tropical Storm Bret several parts of Penal/Debe has not returned to a level of normalcy.

The area was one of the hardest hit and officials are still...

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Tue, 06/27/2017 - 21:00

The agriculture ministry says it is doing all it can to ensure unsafe crops do not make their way to consumers.

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Tue, 06/27/2017 - 20:45

The labour minister says there have been 12 recorded OSHA related deaths in this country from the period October 2016 to present.

Minister Jennifer Baptiste-Primus revealed the information...

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Tue, 06/27/2017 - 20:30

Eight days following the passing of Tropical Storm Bret, the communities hardest hit are still reeling from the impact.

The scenes are less devastating than last Tuesday, but it threatens...

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Tue, 06/27/2017 - 20:30

Another raucous in the POS Magistrate's Court today as accused men left the courtroom hurling expletives at the acting chief magistrate as she adjourned their matter for another 28 days.

It...

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Tue, 06/27/2017 - 13:15

One political analyst says if a motion of no confidence is filed against the House Speaker by the Opposition it will fail.

It comes following the recent parliamentary proceedings which saw...

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Mon, 06/26/2017 - 20:45

Disappointing, worrying and a joke. That is how two political analysts are describing behaviour displayed by politicians during Friday's debate on the aftermath of the tropical storm Bret and this...

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Mon, 06/26/2017 - 20:30

A female security guard who was shot during an exchange of gunfire between escaped prisoner Allan 'Scanny' Martin and police officers outside the Port of Spain General Hospital is suing the state...

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Mon, 06/26/2017 - 20:30

A mother of ten is appealing for help, this as a family dispute put her and her family out on the streets.

Seema Ramroop, a recent widow, says she knows nothing of the legal battles...

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Fri, 06/23/2017 - 20:45

Clean up exercises continued at the St Ann's Hospital after another fallen tree leaves two with minor injuries and damage to cars and property. It's the second time this week an incident like this...

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Fri, 06/23/2017 - 20:45

Just over one thousand families have applied for disaster relief grants following tropical storm Bret.

This according to the minister of social development and family services who's is...

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Thu, 06/22/2017 - 21:00

Finance Secretary Joel Jack's 2018 budget presentation is getting thumbs down from some sectors for failing to address the immediate issues affecting Islanders. Minority leader Watson Duke calls...

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