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CEPEP is now tackling coastal pollution. Having done the Manzanilla Beach, the workers will now be heading to La Brea for their next clean-up exercise. Cepep chairman Ashton Ford said despite several warnings to the public about the hazard of pollution, this has continued over the years and it...
THE PRIME Minister said there was no exoneration nor vindication for the UNC with the end of the E-mailgate investigation as there was evidence found and the existence of the e-mails could neither be confirmed nor denied. He was speaking Thursday at the post-Cabinet media conference at the...
GANGSTERS clashed on Tuesday night in East Port of Spain over government contracts in the area, one of which was a contract for a box drain. This was revealed by Police Commissione Gary Griffith on Wednesday at the weekly police press briefing at Police Administration Building in Port of Spain....
A VICIOUS gang war between rival factions in the Laventille hills claimed an innocent life when a woman on her way home after work was shot dead by gunmen who opened fire on the car in which she was a passenger early yesterday morning. The KFC branch on Independence Square in Port of Spain was a...
Independent Liberal Party (ILP) chairman Jack Warner has 90 days in which to pay to deputy Chaguanas mayor Faaiq Mohammed the court-ordered compensation for an attack on his character in 2013. However, if Warner is successful in his appeal to the Privy Council, the money will be returned to him....
THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY EVERY ONE OF us knows someone who has been murdered. Even within my own fairly privileged social position, I’ve had Christmas or New Year’s Day lunch with three people – brother and sister Henry and Candace Carrington and Michael Jobity – who’ve been slaughtered, like meat,...
ONLY ONE of the four congresswomen attacked in racist remarks by Donald Trump over the weekend was not born in the US. But that matters little to his diehard supporters. Nor should it. Trump’s attack is hypocritical in the extreme. His own ancestry comprises people who migrated to the US from...
THE EDITOR: All of TT appears shocked at the murder of Raymond Choo Kong. I don’t know why, crime doesn’t have a particular stratum of society that it sticks to. I empathise with his family and friends but in the past we have had relatives of the poor, the rich, the police, lawyers,...
THE EDITOR: In these troubling times where crime seems to be ever increasing, we need to seize every opportunity to remember God and to spread His teachings, no matter the religion. Guru Purnima was celebrated on Tuesday. It is a spiritual tradition celebrated annually by devotees to revere and...
THE EDITOR: Fifty-four per cent of citizens in democracies believe their voice doesn’t have an impact on political decisions, and 64 per cent think their government doesn’t act in their interest, Democracy Perception Index 2018 – a survey conducted by Dalia Research, Alliance of...

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