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Monday, December 22, 2014

Anessa Anderson
Student, Hugh Wooding Law School

Workers in Trinidad and Tobago enjoy many legal rights. In this week’s article we look at some of these rights.

Monday, December 22, 2014

My name is Warren Dunham and I’m a Trini when I cook.

I’m American. I live in San Diego, California. But Trinidad is a part of me that I refuse to let go of. I’m a better—and a happier— person from having lived there.

Monday, December 22, 2014

Chaguanas Police arrested five people and seized three guns and a quantity of ammunition in two separate incidents yesterday. Senior Superintendent Johnny Abraham said around 8 am officers from the task force intercepted a vehicle along the Caroni Savannah Road and recovered one pistol and arrest

Monday, December 22, 2014

Last Christmas there was no yuletide joy for oil-spill affected residents of Coffee Beach, La Brea, and this year, they say, it’s no different. This was evident when the T&T Guardian visited residents last Wednesday, the anniversary of this country’s largest oil spill on record.

Monday, December 22, 2014

Nominations for People’s National Movement San Fernando East constituency closes today but many party loyalists are sad that the tenure of T&T’s longest serving MP, Patrick Manning, would finally come to an end. However, some of Manning’s supporters said they were in favour of the decision by

Monday, December 22, 2014

The search continues for four illegal immigrants, a Nigerian, a Guyanese, a Jamaican and a Barbadian, who escaped from the Immigration Detention Centre, in Aripo on Friday night. National Security sources said they continued their search for the men yesterday but came up with nothing.

Monday, December 22, 2014

Acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams has appointed Deputy Commissioner Glen Hackett to investigate allegations that Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Peter Reyes was non compliant on a Caribbean Airlines flight to Tobago and that he uttered racist remarks. Williams revealed this in a

Monday, December 22, 2014

Chaguanas Mayor Gopaul Boodhan is calling in police to ensure that the breathalyzer is used with increased frequency over the Christmas season. He was speaking with the media yesterday after he joined members of the Chaguanas Borough Council to distribute hampers to needy people at the Chaguanas

Monday, December 22, 2014

As the country recorded its 400th murder for the year, Acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams says the murder rate is way beyond what the service had projected. “We wanted a massive reduction but it is obvious that we haven’t achieved that,” Williams said in a telephone interview yesterday. 

Monday, December 22, 2014

This country recorded its 400th murder on Saturday when a 35-year-old Carapo man was bludgeoned to death with a hammer by a friend on Dump Road, Arima. According to an eyewitness, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, just before 6 pm, the victim, Andre Ali, who lived close by at Unity Trace,

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