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Monday, May 30, 2016

The Canadian High Commissioner to Port-of-Spain, Gérard Latulippe, says child marriage is a human rights issue and has provided $50,000 to the Rotary Club of Penal to assist in an awareness programme to stop child marriages in that community. Latulippe said that in an interview with the T&T...

Monday, May 30, 2016

At 27, Shananda Gopaul is already a successful businesswoman with her own store, Magnifique Gift Shop, in Princes Town. No one can tell looking at her but Gopaul is stricken with a debilitating disease described as incurable. 

Monday, May 30, 2016

As non-profit organisation The Children’s Ark winds down from an intense six-month awareness campaign which saw them tackling issues such as child trafficking, sex, drugs and the illegal labour trade, they are vowing to continue their aggressive campaign.

Monday, May 30, 2016

President Carmona: Use Panchayat system more

On the observance of Indian Arrival Day today, President Anthony Carmona says the indigenous Indian culture brought by indentured labourers benefitted not only T&T but the world. 

Monday, May 30, 2016

With no one to answer the phone in T&T, as her adopted countrymen celebrated Mother’s Day in Sweden yesterday, Helen Bergendahl said the only way she could feel connected to her missing parent was by making the famous fish broth as taught to her by her mom. Bergendahl is the daughter of...

Monday, May 30, 2016

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) is aiming to begin metering its customers in 2017. In introducing the initiative on a phased-basis, the authority’s chairman, Romney Thomas, believes this can help generate funds for the cash-strapped water company.

Monday, May 30, 2016

Highway Re-route Movement (HRM) leader Dr Wayne Kublalsingh says he is tired of opposing governments and is willing to partner with any political party that is interested in reforming the Parliament system in T&T. 

Monday, May 30, 2016

RALPH BANWARIE 

A family lime in Malabar ended in tragedy yesterday, after the boyfriend of a female police officer was killed when the officer’s relative intervened in a fight she was having with her boyfriend.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Never before in the history of T&T has our protective services been under such attack.

No less than four police and army personnel have been murdered in less than one week.

What is going on in my beloved country and who is behind these attacks?

Sunday, May 29, 2016

One adult living on less than around TT$1,230 per month is considered to be living below the poverty line in T&T.

This is according to a mathematical equation arrived at by the Ministry of Social Development and applied to the Survey of Living Conditions (2014).

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