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Friday, February 26, 2016

Central Trinidad Steel Limited (Centrin) terminated the services of over 200 employees yesterday, prompting the Steel Workers Union of T&T (SWUTT) to call for the intervention of Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley. 

Thursday, February 25, 2016

A fruit vendor died today at hospital after he was shot outside Laura & Joey’s mini mart around 10 pm yesterday in Chaguanas.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

A police officer from the Northern Division appeared before a Chaguanas Magistrate today charged with driving under the influence, resisting arrest and refusing to submit to a breathalyser test.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

The testimony of former executive chairman of the Urban Development Corporation of T&T (Udecott), Calder Hart, is the only outstanding piece of evidence to be heard before the Las Alturas Commission of Enquiry officially ends on March 31.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Childhood obesity has grown by 100 per cent over the last ten to 15 years and this is frightening as it can easily equate to more limbs being amputated due to diabetes at the adult stage says Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh. 

Thursday, February 25, 2016

T&T is the latest Caribbean country to be added to the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) Zika advisory. The country as well as the Marshall islands were added on Tuesday. T&T announced its first confirmed case of the Zika virus last week. In December, the first local transmission of the...

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Walking through a Chaguanas supermarket, carefully looking at price tags on basic items, Marissa Lochan has become a selective consumer. In the weeks since Government has implemented the new Value Added Tax (VAT) regime, lowering VAT to 12.5 per cent and decreasing the number of zero-rated items...

Thursday, February 25, 2016

The Heliconia Foundation (HF) has asked the Integrity Commission to probe alleged hiring practices at the office of the Attorney General from June 2010 to November 2014 when Anand Ramlogan was the past PP government’s Attorney General.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

The findings of the public consultations on state-owned CNMG are being studied by the Terrence Farrell team which is examining state enterprises, Communications Minister Maxie Cuffie said yesterday.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

The two bodies found in a forested area in St Augustine on Tuesday evening were identified  yesterday as teenage schoolboys Stephan Singh and Daniel Halls.

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