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As he mounted a People’s National Movement (PNM) platform in Point Fortin, which he dubbed “football country”, on Wednesday night, Rowley challenged Sport Minister Brent Sancho to say if he has an account at Wells Fargo Bank in the United States, in which monies from Concacaf were deposited for the local team to participate in a Club Championship match...

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

In the context of collective bargaining, the issue of productivity needs to be urgently brought to the fore. This was the recommendation of Governor of the Central Bank Ewart Williams who addressed members of the media in Parliament yesterday after a meeting of the Public Accounts Committee.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

The total cost of clearing lands at Pineapple Crescent, D’Abadie and Egypt Trace, Chaguanas by Housing Development Corporation agents in last year’s ‘bulldozing incident’ was $99,825, Government Senator Emmanuel George said yesterday.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Science, Technology and Tertiary Education Minister Fazal Karim had to turn back as he was travelling along the Beetham Highway two Thursdays ago to avoid being hit by home-made bombs that were being thrown at passing cars.

 

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Energy Minister Kevin Ramnarine has ordered National Quarries Company Ltd (NQL) to stop all quarrying on the northern face of the ridge near the Asa Wright Nature Centre.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Former attorney general Bridgid Annisette-George says silk was not conferred on anyone during her term because she wanted to implement a more transparent process for the award of silk. Annisette-George served as attorney general from November 2008 to May 2009.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Four men, among them a “community leader,” were on Monday night and yesterday morning murdered during incidents in Morvant, Sea Lots and St James. Those killed have been identified as:
• Nichel “Paul” Brooks, 23, an electrician, of Trou Macaque Road, Laventille;

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Parents staged a lockout at Barrackpore Asja Primary School yesterday to highlight deplorable conditions. They stuck placards at the school’s entrance on Cunjal Road, demanding that the 30-year-old structure be rebuilt.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Justin Sooklal’s wish yesterday morning was that a water truck would fill his tank so he could have a drink of fresh water and bathe. Sitting on a mound of dirt, among his friends, the 11-year-old student of Cedros Government Primary School said he had not had a proper bath in many days.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

United National Congress deputy leader Roodal Moonilal is hoping to meet with Movement for Social Justice leader David Abdulah today to discuss in detail the MSJ’s concerns and the challenges facing the People’s Partnership Government.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Burning debris and blocked roads were the order of the day as protests over various problems swept through seven areas in south Trinidad yesterday. Almost simultaneously protests were mounted in:
• Rio Claro
• Tabaquite
• Barrackpore
• Cedros
• La Brea

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