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Friday, March 27, 2015

Amid an avalanche of criticism over statements she made in the Parliament that Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley was a “product of rape,” Minister in the Ministry of the People and Social Development, Vernella Alleyne-Toppin yesterday apologised for “parts” of her comments. In the same breath, ho

Friday, March 27, 2015

Several Government ministers yesterday sympathised with rape victims but maintained there were still important questions regarding People’s National Movement leader Dr Keith Rowley that have to be answered. Ministers Larry Howai, Errol Mcleod and Jairam Seemungal voiced those sentiments during ye

Friday, March 27, 2015

A qualified apology by Minister of State in the Ministry of the People, Vernella Alleyne-Toppin, over comments she made about People’s National Movement (PNM) leader Dr Keith Rowley has failed to quiet the chorus of calls for her resignation. PNM PRO Faris Al-Rawi and St Joseph MP Terrence Deyals

Thursday, March 26, 2015
A domestic dispute led to the killing of a Tobago fisherman this morning.

Dead is Kevin Waldron, 40, of Silk Cotton Trace, Bon Accord. Police have since detained a male relative.

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Thursday, March 26, 2015

I live in Couva. I am concerned about the quality of water we have been receiving over the past few years. I have learnt that pure water is tasteless, odourless and colourless.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Acting Prison Commissioner Sterling Stewart has been summoned to appear before a High Court Judge today to give information about the failure of remand prisoners to attend court. For the past three days, operations at the nation’s courts have been crippled by the non-attendance of prisoners. Just

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Secretary for Health and Social Services, Claudia Groome-Duke, has confirmed that a report on the maternal and neonatal death of 35-year-old Lecianna Sheppard and her baby Ajani Sheppard on October 31, last year, was received from the investigative team headed by attorney and doctor Albert Persad

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley is calling on Housing Minister Dr Roodal Moonilal to say whether or not he owns a mall in Holland. Rowley posed the question while delivering the feature address at a cottage meeting held at the Mt D’Or Community Centre on Tuesday night. “I want to ask Dr Moonila

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Former attorney general Anand Ramlogan must clear the air on whether legal advice he received on motor vehicle taxes in 2012 was related to two controversial Range Rovers he bought for his personal use. The issue was raised by another former attorney general John Jeremie as he called for a police

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