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Diary of a mothering worker DR GABRIELLE JAMELA HOSEIN WITH ITS latest publication, “Justice through a Gender Lens,” the Judicial Education Institute (JEI) has signalled its intention to resist gendered biases, stereotyping and discrimination in our courts. This is because these...
THE EDITOR: I note with interest the many responses, written and verbal, to my letter which suggested that we should enforce the law prohibiting cyclists from using our dual carriageways. I made the suggestion based on signage along these highways that no bicycles, pedestrians, mopeds and animals...
A pilot project at the Maternity Ward of the Scarborough General Hospital (SGH) to have medical records digitalised for data analysis is now into full implementation with nurses, doctors and healthcare professionals having been trained on the new perinatal information system - SIP Plus –...
A study on the frequency, risks and causes of breast cancer in Tobago over the next 18 months was launched on Monday with Health Secretary Dr Agatha Carrington saying that the research was expected to help the Division of Health better understand challenges so as to reduce the number of cases....
Office space and pantry for the caretaker of Plymouth’s public cemetery, washroom facilities for the public and a store room for tools are among items to be completed in a first phase of an upgrade project for the cemetery announced by Health Secretary Dr Agatha Carrington on Monday. The...
While most soca artistes spend December rehearsing and recording songs for the following year's Carnival, performer and songwriter Erphaan Alves breaks the mould by launching a Christmas school's tour as a special end of year treat to his younger fans Speaking with Newsday yesterday, the "No Habla...
A TWO -YEAR-OLD boy who was allegedly left in the care of a close male relative and later found alone in the yard of his South Oropouche home on Sunday, is now being cared for at an undisclosed location. On Monday, 43-year-old Nkori Matthew of South Oropouche appeared before senior magistrate...
THE Law Association (LATT) has flatly denied a request by Chief Justice Ivor Archie to issue a public statement saying there is no basis on which it can properly make a complaint to the prime minister to invoke impeachment proceedings against him. In a letter to Archie’s attorneys, at the firm...
ACTIVIST Devant Maharaj has urged Government politicians to condemn a mock-Hindu ritual performed in a video on Facebook that sought to link him to the number 666, a symbol of evil in the Christian faith. In the video, a chubby, shirtless man was disguised in a face-mask portraying late American...
ATTORNEYS for activist Devant Maharaj have warned Attorney General Faris Al Rawi that any attempt to prosecute the former government minister for sedition will be a breach of his rights as he intends to have the courts strike down the “undemocratic” laws. Attorney Kiel Tacklalsingh wrote to the AG...

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