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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Education Minister Dr Tim Gopeesingh says the level of performance in both primary and secondary schools has to improve before the “dreadful” Secondary Entrance Assessment (SEA) exam can be replaced. ...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

This country has a new Prisons Commissioner who was appointed on Monday. Conrad Barrow replaced Martin Martinez, who held the post from October 2011. A statement from the Ministry of Justice said Barrow brings more than 38 years’ experience to his new role, having...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Tears flowed yesterday at the funeral of theatre stalwart Margaret Walcott. The former chairman of Queen’s Hall died at her Santa Cruz home last week Wednesday after losing a long battle with...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

President general of the Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union (OWTU) Ancel Roget says the “mother of all demonstrations” will take place on May 23, the day before the People’s Partnership Government celebrates its fourth anniversary in...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

The country’s murder toll climbed to 96, four more than the corresponding period last year, following three more murders that took place between Tuesday night and yesterday afternoon. 

 

 

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Five men were arrested yesterday moments after they reportedly tied up three security guards at the T&T Yacht Club and robbed them of cash and valuables.

Thursday, March 13, 2014

The final report of the Commission of Enquiry into the 1990 Attempted Coup will be delivered to President Anthony Carmona this morning. The report is expected to be hand-delivered to Carmona around 10.30 am at his office in St Ann’s by the commission’s chairman,...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Health Minister Fuad Khan has denounced rumours that Canadian-born doctor Conrad Murray has been employed by his ministry, noting he will not be practising in T&T. In an interview yesterday at...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Health Minister Dr Fuad Khan says a team of experts to probe the death of the baby during a C-section surgery will be established by Monday. Speaking to reporters after the launch of a certification programme for drug and violence prevention yesterday, Khan said the...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

The University of the West Indies yesterday defended the doctor who performed the C-section which led to the death of a baby boy at the Mt Hope Maternity Hospital on Carnival Saturday.

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