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Monday, September 22, 2014

T&T has pledged to support efforts to address the Ebola crisis in the affected countries and to prevent its spread to other regions. The United Nations Security Council declared the Ebola epidemic in West Africa as “a threat to international peace and security”, and by virtue Resolution 2177...

Monday, September 22, 2014

The results of the Express-commissioned poll which shows the results of the 2015 general election would be close, with the People’s Partnership in the lead, has brought strong and diverse reactions from the two main political contenders and political analysts. The results have left the PNM...

Monday, September 22, 2014

A joint police/army exercise over the weekend has resulted in excavators and trucks used in illegal quarrying being impounded and the arrests of those involved are imminent. The team included members of the Northern Division Task Force, soldiers and supporting agencies, the Specialist Evidence...

Monday, September 22, 2014

The Movement for Social Justice (MSJ) is calling on Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar to halt work on the controversial Debe to Mon Desir Highway 

Monday, September 22, 2014

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar arrived in Manhattan, New York this morning to attend the 69th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) meeting and other events. Labour Minister Errol McLeod is acting as Prime Minister until Persad-Bissessar returns on October 1.

Monday, September 22, 2014

President of the T&T Contractors Association Mikey Joseph is not surprised that the Housing Development Corporation (HDC) has spent TT$500 million on remedial work at sites across the country over the past four years. “I am not surprised and of course they are to be blamed for some of the...

Sunday, September 21, 2014

A battle royal is looming between former Chaguanas street vendors and the borough corporation over what they are charging is a well disguised plan to exile them from the planned city. The vendors are planning to engage in major protest action soon if they are moved and are also seeking legal...

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Calypsonians are today still being ostracised in the land of their origin, T&T. Willard Harris, known in the calypso fraternity as Lord Relator, is convinced of this unhealthy situation which first cropped up during the early days of the steelband and calypso. The 66-year-old bard, who has...

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Acting Commissioner of Police Stephen Williams says retired Assistant Commissioner of Police Winston Cooper had love and compassion for the Police Service and police officers. He was delivering the eulogy for Cooper at the St James the Just Anglican Church, Adolphus Cox Road, Sangre Grande,...

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Minister of Tertiary Education and Skills Training Fazal Karim has called on the business sector to stop importing labour. Karim said businesses can tap into Trinidad’s bank of skilled, trained individuals rather than source employees from outside. The call was made by Karim as he delivered the...

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