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Man in court for vehicle murder

Man in court for vehicle murder

A 38 year old man is due in court today charged with the murder of 26 year old Akeem Reid. Reid died after being run over with his own car, during an altercation at St John’s Road in Tunapuna on August 1st. The accused is from Basanta Trace in Tunapuna, and was charged ...

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August 16th, 2017

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National Patriotism month launch on Friday

National Patriotism month launch on Friday

National Patriotism Month will be launched on Friday. This year’s event is called ‘Colour Me Trinbago’ and will feature an array of cultural performances celebrating T&T’s diversity. Celebrations run until Republic Day and comprise a series of cultural, educational and ...

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August 16th, 2017

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Drugs hidden in deodorant can and juice container

Drugs hidden in deodorant can and juice container

A deodorant can and a juice container were used to conceal cocaine, heroin and marijuana seized by police last night. Officers say they searched the rooftop of Building 55-57 along Nelson Street, POS and found a plastic bag hidden under some clothes. Inside was a large Tang ...

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August 16th, 2017

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US Embassy hopes for collaboration with San Fernando Mayor

US Embassy hopes for collaboration with San Fernando Mayor

The US Embassy is hoping to inspire young people through collaborative projects with the San Fernando Regional Corporation. At least, this was the crux of discussions when Embassy officials met with Mayor Junia Regrello recently. It says collaboration could be done through ...

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August 16th, 2017

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UNC Youth Arm concerned new GATE policy will hamper students’ access to education

UNC Youth Arm concerned new GATE policy will hamper students’ access to education

Students’ access to education will be hampered by Government’s new policy on GATE. Word from the UNC Youth Arm is that there is an air of uncertainty surrounding the process of applicants being subjected to a ‘means test’. This test will examine the income of households and ...

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August 16th, 2017

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Tech Today: Facebook invests in circles for redesign

Tech Today: Facebook invests in circles for redesign

Facebook has begun rolling out a series of design updates to its app and website. It says the tweaked look will make your News Feed easier to navigate, but, the first thing you’ll probably notice are your friends’ circular display pictures. Yup, its goodbye ...

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August 16th, 2017

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Transfers for 2017 SEA students available for collection

Transfers for 2017 SEA students available for collection

If you applied for a transfer for a student that wrote SEA this year, you can now find out if has been approved. According to the Education Ministry, all transfers that have been agreed to are available for collection. That means that parents can call the Education District ...

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August 15th, 2017

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Opposition not happy with decision on ferry probe

Opposition not happy with decision on ferry probe

The Opposition is not happy with the Prime Minister’s decision to hire a sole investigator into the ferry fiasco. Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar says they are not comfortable with Dr. Keith Rowley hand-selecting the investigator to examine the hand-selected ...

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August 15th, 2017

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Government members confident on ferry investigator

Government members confident on ferry investigator

The Prime Minister has appointed an investigator in the ferry fiasco. The sole investigator is Mr Christian Mouttet, and has been tasked to probe into the circumstances surrounding the procurement of the Cabo Star and The Ocean Flower 2 vessels. He will also investigate the ...

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August 15th, 2017

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Energy Minister – BPTT activities will alleviate gas shortage

Energy Minister – BPTT activities will alleviate gas shortage

Energy Minister Franklin Khan believes BPTT’s recent successes will help alleviate the current gas shortage by boosting production. Yesterday the company announced that it had accessed the first gas from the Juniper project, which is expected to have a production capacity of

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August 15th, 2017

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