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Friday, January 23, 2015

The Trinbago Unified Calypsonians’ Organisation (Tuco) has launched stamps to commemorate 100 years of the first calypso vocal recording in T&T. 

The launch was held on Wednesday at the VIP Lounge, Queen’s Park Savannah. 

Friday, January 23, 2015

Four moko jumbies from San Fernando and Point Fortin will be flying the T&T flag in the United States over the next 11 months as they take on the role of cultural ambassadors.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Lecturers and auxiliary staff of the University of the West Indies (UWI) stormed the office of the St Augustine Campus Principal today.

The joint action stems from a brewing dispute over $87 million in backpay owed to lecturers from 2011- 2014 wage negotiations.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Environment and Water Resources Minister Ganga Singh has assured that projects planned for this year by the Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) are in no danger of being shelved just yet. He said despite falling oil prices and a directive from Finance Minister Larry Howai for various ministries t

Thursday, January 22, 2015

The parents of a missing 12-year-old girl, who went missing on Boxing Day last year, still believe she is alive and are pleading for help to reunite with their daughter. Police detained a man last week in connection with their investigations but released him shortly after when they realised they

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar says she has no knowledge of any criminal investigation involving an allegation of perversion of justice against Attorney General Anand Ramlogan. She was responding to claims by the Opposition in the Lower House yesterday. Rowley says the investigation was in

Thursday, January 22, 2015

LifeSport deputy director of Physical Education and Sport Ruth Marchan is still on the Sport Ministry’s payroll and the Ministry is “working out that officer’s engagement,” says Sport Minister Rupert Griffith. He was replying to questions from Opposition Leader Keith Rowley in Parliament yesterda

Thursday, January 22, 2015

More than a 100 students from the University of the West Indies’ (UWI) St Augustine Campus locked and blocked the main entrance gates of the university early yesterday in protest of their withheld grades. “Release our grades now,” said guild president Matthew Peters outside the north gate protest

Thursday, January 22, 2015

After a 15-year legal battle, municipal police officers scored a major victory yesterday after the Privy Council ordered the State to pay them equally as regular police officers. The 15-year backpay and compensation for violating their constitutional rights could run into millions of dollars, sai

Thursday, January 22, 2015

After police criticised villagers of La Paille Village, Caroni, for harbouring the man wanted in connection with two murders including a teenage mother, the Police Service yesterday apologised for offending the community. On Monday and Tuesday during his Beyond the Tape airings, vice president of

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