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The Coronavirus Outbreak

Govt shuts down education system to prevent COVID-19 spread

Heightened action on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)! Schools and other places of learning will be closed from today for a week, people with flu-like symptoms...

Maria Regina families forced into self-quarantine

A nightmare. This is how parents’ of students attending the Maria Regina Grade School in Port-of-Spain yesterday described how their lives had turned following the...

East-based schools fear exposure to virus

[email protected] There were high levels of anxiety among students and staff at an east-based secondary school yesterday, where it is believed several people were exposed...

Man, 66, is T&T’s second COVID-19 case

A 66-year-old man who travelled abroad less than 14 days ago is this country’s second confirmed case of COVID-19. The Ministry of Health released a...

T&T gets 2nd confirmed case of COVID-19

The Ministry of Health has announced a second confirmed case of coronavirus COVID-19. The following is a statement by...

Your Covid-19 questions answered

What is the coronavirus?What do I do if I think I may be infected?How do I protect myself and others?

Bankers Association says banks taking measures to protect staff and customers

The Bankers Association of Trinidad and Tobago (BATT) says they have been monitoring the global and regional developments as they relate to...

Govt closes schools, universities for one week

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has announced that from tomorrow all schools, universities and places of learning will remain closed for one...

Muslims willing to assist with coronavirus fight—Ummah T&T

The Ummah T&T chairman says they will be hosting a medical clinic on March 29, at which citizens would be able to go health tests and checks...

Judiciary extends existing licenses for 66 days

Court Licensing Committees have been suspended temporarily because of COVID-19; existing licenses are extended by 66 days, from expiration date.



42-year-old OJO staff member dies of COVID-19

A member of the OJO World media fraternity is one of the latest victims of COVID-19. Dane Savary, 42, was one of four people announced...

Sick mom says hospital care worse after media report

As she laid on a hospital bed, months after being admitted for a mystery illness, Jovianna Edmund used her limited data on her phone...

More medical staff testing positive for COVID-19

https://youtu.be/L6kFvxlnNec Jessie-May Ventour spoke to medical professionals on the Morning Brew. They say although they have not...

Snake in hospital delays cancer patients’ treatments

Scores of people lined up outside the Oncology Department of the San Fernando General Hospital on Thursday after a rat snake slithered inside the facility giving both patients and staff a good scare.

PMO warns as younger people die from COVID: You are not immune

As Trinidad and Tobago recorded its largest number of infections since the start of the pandemic in T&T, health officials are sending a...