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Mon, 11/14/2016 - 20:15

It's just two weeks until the local government poll.

Cameraman Michael Ramsingh and reporter Otto Carrington take a look at the borough of Point Fortin.

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Mon, 11/14/2016 - 20:15

As the country continues to gauge crime based on the number of murders, one criminologist says don't take your eyes off the method.

A shift in the way someone is killed is coming and will...

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Mon, 11/14/2016 - 20:15

A recent statement made by the president-elect of the United States demonstrates his intention to live up to a campaign promise of mass deportation.

We take a closer look in this report....

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Mon, 11/14/2016 - 15:00

A senior psychiatrist says persons living in poverty and crime stricken areas stand a greater chance of being affected by mental illness.

Cameraman Michael Ramsingh and reporter Samuel...

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Mon, 11/14/2016 - 14:30

Two trade union leaders are maintaining their call for Finance Minister Colm Imbert to leave the national tripartite advisory council.

Cameraman Michael Ramsingh and reporter Kristy...

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Fri, 11/11/2016 - 19:15

Some penal residents are calling on the EMA and their representatives to stop the construction of a medical waste incinerator at Bunsie Trace.

We have more in this report

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Fri, 11/11/2016 - 19:00

The representing union for workers at Express house is advising its members to not endure the strains of extra work given that 33 of their colleagues were sent home last week.

The union...

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Fri, 11/11/2016 - 19:00

While patients struggle to access basic drugs at the nation's hospitals, comes word that millions of dollars’ worth of medicine have expired.

NIPDEC and its management of the pharmaceutical...

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Fri, 11/11/2016 - 19:00

What do you do with your Friday nights? Movie? Liming? Maybe a football match?  

Not the minister of health. He spent last Friday night going incognito at two of the nation's hospitals....

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Fri, 11/11/2016 - 19:00

An 18-year-old woman is now in police custody following the discovery of her baby's body at her home.

But that's not all, it's believed the baby died as far back as March.

 

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Thu, 11/10/2016 - 21:15

Attorney Gerald Ramdeen is calling on the attorney general to make public the details of the proceedings brought against the former managing director of the HDC.

Ramdeen says his client...

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Thu, 11/10/2016 - 21:15

As we continue in the lead-up to the local government election, we'll tell you how your vote will be used in two ways - to elect your councillor and to select aldermen.

And the election of...

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