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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Tourism Minister Shamfa Cudjoe yesterday “apolgised for the way” the Tourism Development Company dissolution was handled, but has indicated she cannot reverse the move since it was a Cabinet decision.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Incensed over what they called a “domestic shooting” involving a police officer, residents of George and Duncan Streets in Port-of-Spain yesterday lit debris along the roadway, as they protested the shooting of Akim Armstrong.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

GraceKennedy Ltd yesterday said it would immediately comply with the temporary ban imposed by the Agriculture Ministry and withdraw its corned beef from T&T shelves.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries yesterday temporarily banned all meat imports from Brazil and rescinded licenses for the importation of such products, following reports of a rotting meat scandal involving some of that country’s top suppliers.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Police have quelled fiery protests on Nelson Street following the shooting of 35-year-old Akim Armstrong today.

Armstrong was shot around 1.30 pm today, while police was conducting an exercise in the area.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has praised Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha (SDMS) secretary general Satnarayn Maharaj for his outspokenness on marriage, age and other issues affecting descendants of East Indian immigrants in T&T.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

A father broke down in tears during a protest at the Santa Rita RC School yesterday, as he recalled how his seven-year-old son was punched in the stomach by a school bully.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Employees of the Tourism Development Company (TDC) say they are trying to wrap up to meet the 90-day deadline for closure of the company. “Those of us with projects are finishing up but there is a deep sense of despair and hopelessness,” they said yesterday.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

A Pleasantville student and a La Romaine teenager, were among several people arrested over the weekend in the Southern Division for a number of serious crimes.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Armed police officers had to be called out to the University of the West Indies’ (UWI) Teaching and Learning Complex, St Augustine, yesterday, after approximately 100 law students staged a noisy protest demanding consultation before being relocated to the South Campus in Debe by January 2018.

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