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Consumer Affairs Division to publish prices of popular ‘Christmas food items’

Consumer Affairs Division to publish prices of popular ‘Christmas food items’

The Consumer Affairs Division will publish the prices of basic food items along with the items that are frequently purchased during this time of year. In a media release, the Division says it is in an attempt to keep consumers informed, as it continues to monitor the prices ...

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December 13th, 2017

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TTPS: T&T Regiment member assisting with investigation into child’s death in Sangre Grande

TTPS: T&T Regiment member assisting with investigation into child’s death in Sangre Grande

Police have confirmed that a member of the T&T regiment has been detained and is assisting with an investigation into the death of a child in Sangre Grande. Media reports today claim the 1 year old died after falling – this followed an alleged incident between the man ...

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December 13th, 2017

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Outgoing Archbishop: Incorporate religion and philosophy in syllabus

Outgoing Archbishop: Incorporate religion and philosophy in syllabus

Outgoing Archbishop Joseph Harris believes part of the problem of crime, is a lack of religious studies and philosophy in schools. Speaking live on Facebook for the final ‘Ask the Archbishop’ web series, he says people don’t seem to understand how the current education ...

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96 prohibited immigrants arrested in Port of Spain

96 prohibited immigrants arrested in Port of Spain

Almost a hundred prohibited immigrants have been arrested over the past months in Port of Spain. According to Acting Superintendent, Dale Ablack, the majority of the detainees are from the South American mainland. He gave a breakdown of the arrested persons by nationality. ...

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Police report pre-Christmas drop in crime in Port of Spain

Police report pre-Christmas drop in crime in Port of Spain

Christmas shopping in the capital city should be a safe experience as police are reporting a reduction in crime. This assurance comes from Acting Superintendent, Dale Ablack of the Port of Spain Division. He says an anti-crime exercise began in October and focused on, among ...

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T&TEC: Customers can save with LED lighting

T&TEC: Customers can save with LED lighting

Switching household bulbs from incandescent to LED can help customers reduce their T&TEC bills. T&TEC’s General Manager Kelvin Ramsook says the Commission is beginning the drive to switch to LED in public spaces and buildings. AUDIO: Ramsook LED 13 12 17 Mr. Ramsook ...

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More water problems in North East Trinidad

More water problems in North East Trinidad

Another leak has developed along a water main in North East Trinidad, causing WASA customers in several nearby areas to be without a water supply. This is the third leak to develop in past week, in the same general area, off Daniel Trace, Valencia. Emergency repair crews and

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Calypso Rose to receive ORTT next Monday

Calypso Rose to receive ORTT next Monday

Next Monday, Calypso Rose will be formally presented with the Order of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. The renowned calypsonian and several others were unable to receive their awards at the original ceremony hosted on Republic Day. As such, President Anthony Carmona is ...

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New UNC NATEX sworn in

New UNC NATEX sworn in

The new UNC National Executive has been sworn in. The oaths were taken at its Monday Night Forum in Penal last night. In a release, the party says the recent internal election allowed it to put together a NATEX team that would create strong structures to ensure a return to ...

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December 12th, 2017

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Multi-million $ financial scheme uncovered at East Post of Spain Company Ltd

Multi-million $ financial scheme uncovered at East Post of Spain Company Ltd

A multi-million dollar financial scheme has been uncovered at the East Port of Spain Company Ltd. The EPOS is a state enterprise, whose mandate is to improve the economic, social and physical environment of East Port of Spain. According to the Housing Ministry, the ...

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