You are here

News

Error message

  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/public_html/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/public_html/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/public_html/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/public_html/modules/image/image.field.inc).
  • Warning: array_key_exists() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in theme_image_formatter() (line 605 of /home/guardian/public_html/modules/image/image.field.inc).
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Soca superstar Machel Montano has found himself in the middle of controversy at the annual Barbados Crop Over festival over his top billing for Cohobblopot, the Barbadian equivalent of this country’s Dimanche Gras. This year’s event, billed as the Ultimate Summer Show, is scheduled for July 31...

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

New British High Commissioner Arthur Snell paid a courtesy call to Tobago House of Assembly (THA) Chief Secretary Orville London yesterday. Snell, who has served at lower levels in the British Foreign Service in the “hot spots” of the Middle East, said it was good to be posted in a much “quieter...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

An Unemployment Relief Programme (URP) worker who denied burning his common-law wife with hot water has reappeared in the San Fernando Magistrates’ Court. Noel Prechier, who is out on $5,000 bail, pleaded not guilty to committing assault occasioning actual bodily harm against Christine Sylvester...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The Four Roads Police Station has been shutdown following a tuberculosis (TB) scare on Sunday.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Leader of the Opposition Dr Keith Rowley says Government should remove the five per cent wage cap it has put on new collective agreements with trade unions. He said if that was not done there would be a head-on collision with the labour movement, which has threatened to impose a national strike...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

A claim was made yesterday by Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley that the Minister of Social Development and the People, Dr Glenn Ramadharsingh, was disbursing huge sums of money without the required checks and balances. Rowley made the claim during a news conference at his office on Charles...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Tobago Channel Five sports journalist Caston Cupid is the 2011 Tobago Heritage Calypso Monarch. The competition was held at the Scarborough Esplanade on Saturday night. Caston rendered the composition Yesterday’s Grandmother which highlighted the traditions and methods of grandmothers long ago...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The findings of the Nacta’s latest opinion poll conducted over last two weeks show that a majority (58 per cent) of respondents feel the trial of Basdeo Panday for failure to declare a foreign bank account is politically motivated. Many people feel the prosecution of the former prime minister is...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

One of the ways to encourage nurses to remain in T&T is to boost their salaries. That was one of the suggestions by Health Minister Dr Fuad Khan in response to the migration of nurses from Trinidad and Tobago. Khan said the shortage of nurses was a “serious problem.” He added: “What I think...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

With assistance from an international agency the Ministry of Health is expected to launch an investigation into the Brian Lara Cancer Treatment Centre to determine the cause for conflicting miscalibration reports on a Varian 23 iX linear accelerator. Health Minister Dr Fuad Khan said so...

Pages