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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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Wed, 08/16/2017 - 21:00

Two senior officials at the Port Authority have been suspended and at least one of those is contemplating legal action.

This after the Port Authority announced that it was launching its own...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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Tue, 08/15/2017 - 11:15

One union representative says time will tell whether or not the retrenched TDC workers will get employment with the new entities to oversee tourism.

Communications Workers Union general...

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Tue, 08/15/2017 - 11:00

One union representative says time will tell whether or not the retrenched TDC workers will get employment with the new entities to oversee tourism.

Communications Workers Union general...

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Mon, 08/14/2017 - 19:45

Over 100 workers of the Tourism Development Company today received retrenchment letters.

It comes five months after Tourism Minister Shamfa Cudjoe made a public announcement that the TDC...

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Mon, 08/14/2017 - 19:45

It’s been three weeks since some men in the Defense Force have been held for fraud and they are challenging their detention.

Tomorrow morning, a high court judge will decide whether their...

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Mon, 08/14/2017 - 19:45

The education ministry's GATE funding division says the rules are clear.

New students entering non-accredited institutions in this academic year will not receive gate funding.

Some...

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