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Government moved, yesterday, to save the life of pro-highway hunger striker Ravi Maharaj who collapsed outside the Office the Prime Minister, St Clair, yesterday after five days without food or water. Maharaj was taken to the Port-of-Spain General Hospital for treatment. In a statement issued shortly after the incident, Communication Minister Vasant...

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday confirmed her decision to veto the appointment of Michelle Ann Austin as director of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU). Austin is the current court executive administrator for the judiciary.

Flying 200m national record holder Njisane Phillip will take to track again for the Kilometre Time Trial and Individual Pursuit when the National Cycling Championships continue at the Arima Velodrome this evening beginning at 6 pm.

Twenty five underprivileged primary school children from the Macoya/Trincity area received school shoes, book bags and stationery among other supplies to get ready for the new school year.

 CAMILLE CLARKE

 

Three more illegal firearms and several rounds of ammunition have been found in Beetham Gardens.

The latest find was made between Monday night and early yesterday at the community centre.

 Reshma Ragoonath 

 

A 18-year-old Pleasantville resident was remanded in custody after he appeared in court on three gang-related charges.

 RICHARD LORD

 

Bloodshed between Colombians and T&T nationals on the streets of Port-of-Spain was averted following the imposition of a state of emergency in T&T last month.

 RADHICA SOOKRAJ

 

 Two financial matters will occupy the attention of Members of Parliament at a siting which begins at 1.30 pm today.This as Finance Minister Winston Dookeran seeks approval of two motions, one to increase the legal limit for borrowing under the Guarantee of Loans (Companies) Act from $38 billion

 PARAS RAMOUTAR

 

Recipient of Chaconia Gold Medal in this year’s National Awards, Pundit Hardath Maharaj, of Cumuto, feels the state of emergency is a positive tool to reduce crime and bring back sanity in Trinidad and Tobago.

 Founder, president and chief executive officer of Flaming Word Ministry (Praise City International) Bishop Dave Alleyne says crime has become endemic in T&T.

He said it was now a reflection of the nation and “if it continues, it will define us as a people.”

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