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The party that forms the next government after this year’s general election will have a difficult task in managing the country’s financial crisis, according the Movement for Social Justice (MSJ) leader David Abdulah.

Responding to T&T’s bond and issuer ratings demotion by Moody’s Investors Services (MIS) yesterday, Abdulah said this was a...

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Moody’s Investors Service’s rating of T&T does not truly reflect the country’s strong macroeconomic fundamentals, Finance Minister Larry Howai said yesterday.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

“They murdered my child and covered it up!”

Those were the last words grieving father Suresh Rampersad uttered moments before the casket bearing his 12-day-old son’s body was closed for the last time at Guide’s Funeral Home, San Fernando, yesterday. 

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Joint Trade Union Movement (JTUM) president Ancel Roget says his May Day 2015 wish is to see Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar in handcuffs and being led off to prison.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Citing persistent fiscal deficits, the decline in oil prices and a weak macroeconomic policy framework among other concerns, Moody's Investors Service has downgraded T&T's government bond rating and issuer rating to Baa2 from Baa1 and changed the outlook for the country from stable to negativ

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley says the People’s Partnership Government should accept “personal and direct” blame for the Moody’s downgrade of this country.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

On March 23, there was a mutiny in the Police Service, in which one particular person or a small group of junior officers with “clear leadership qualities” commanded and motivated the majority of officers to hold the country to ransom without the knowledge of the hierarchy of the Police Service.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Two male cross-dressers created quite a commotion in the San Fernando Magistrates Court, yesterday, when they appeared dressed like women on charges of loitering.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

People applying to become Special Reserve Police (SRPs) should be submitted to polygraph tests.

This is the view of the Police Service Social and Welfare Association secretary Insp Michael Seales as he called for more stringent screening.

Friday, May 1, 2015

Baltimore's top prosecutor announced criminal charges against all six police officers suspended after a black man suffered a fatal spinal injury in police custody, saying "no one is above the law."

Friday, May 1, 2015

Government is donating US$150,000 via the Red Cross to Nepal where over 5,000 people have been killed and 11,000 injured in the recent earthquake, Communication Minister Vasant Bharath has said.

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