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Thursday, April 23, 2015

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar celebrated her 63rd birthday yesterday and following the ribbon-cutting ceremony to open the new $13 million St Peter’s RC Primary School, Pt Cumana, Carenage, she presented Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley with a cupcake. He accepted, but moments later as s

Thursday, April 23, 2015

“I think it should be in moderation.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Unemployed mother Letticia Paul, who suffers with seizures, was one of the first 40 recipients of a Baby Care Grant Debit Cards from the Government yesterday as the card was launched during a ceremony at the Diplomatic Centre, St Ann’s. Paul, who is unable to work because of her illness, had gone

Thursday, April 23, 2015

After mustering up the courage to walk up to the coffin bearing the body of his common-law wife, Vanessa Keisha Ayers, Juma Charles planted a goodbye kiss on her face and said a few words. Overwhelmed with emotion, Charles arrived at the Navet Road, Rio Claro, home of Ayers’ siblings and went str

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Minister of the Environment and Water Resources Ganga Singh has condemned the setting of the fires at the Beetham landfill which were believed to have been deliberately set yesterday, describing the act as reckless and unacceptable. The event occurred even as workers of the T&T Solid Waste Ma

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Business owners and people working in Port-of-Spain once again were bracing for the worst yesterday after the capital became engulfed in smoke due to a fire at the Beetham landfill. The fire occurred an hour after T&T Solid Waste Management Company Ltd (SWMCOL) workers ended their third conse

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Nurses at the Maternity Department of the Port-of-Spain General Hospital are calling for Health Minister Dr Fuad Khan to retract statements he made questioning their conduct and commitment to provide quality health care to patients. His statements were made in response to an incident at the hospi

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams has directed that the recruitment of Special Reserve Police officers (SRPs) be put on hold immediately. This, he says, is now critical because the Police Service needs to intensify background checks of prospective candidates to ensure undesirables do no

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

One of the signatories to the Fyzabad Declaration, the Movement for Social Justice (MSJ), says the accord which gave birth to the People’s Partnership no longer exists.

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