Matelot mudslide leaves dozens stranded
CITIZENS in Matelot and some parts of Toco may today be stranded in or locked out of their village, following a mudslide in the vicinity of the thirty-nine and quarter-mile mark on the Toco Main Road, between Grande Riviere and Matelot.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Suffer the little children
Seven children, all under the age of seven, have been beaten to death since September 3, 2013.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
ERHA board terminates CEO
THE BOARD of the Eastern Regional Health Authority yesterday resolved to terminate the CEO of the authority, Dr Ameena Ali, in an effort to avert a crisis which threatened to undermine its standard of patient care, board members said yesterday.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Hi-Lo starts - new era' with 17th outlet
SAN Fernando West MP Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan has challenged the management of the newest Hi-Lo Superstore to add more local content by promoting product created by young entrepreneurs.
"Pres" boys off to Barbados
Five young men, pupils of Presentation College, San Fernando, will be representing Trinidad and Tobago in the upcoming Caribbean Secondary Schools Drama Festival 2013 in Barbados.
Grande Residents want early Xmas gift of roads
Residents of Popo Seecharan Street in Paharry Village Sangre Grande are tonight asking for an early Christmas gift.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
Another child killing rocks Trinidad and Tobago
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Hungry and homeless teen wants to reside with cop
The boy had reappeared yesterday before magistrate Lisa Ramsumair-Hinds for sentencing on a charge of stealing a cellphone two weeks ago.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Relatives claim it's impossible Jabari was abused
However, the police are continuing their investigation based on the autopsy results, which concluded the child died as a result of blunt force trauma.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Baby Beaten to Death
For the third time in less than three weeks evidence has surfaced that a child has been beaten to death.
Girl, 11, leads ride in fight against obesity
Eleven-year-old Daniyelle Bennett, centre, with a group from the Caribbean Cross Training at the Sangre Grande Market yesterday.
TT is the mother church of the Caribbean
TRINIDAD and Tobago has a responsibility to be prepared, vigilant and engaged in the mission of Jesus Christ because it is seen as the 'mother church' in the Caribbean region, said Italian cardinal Fernando Filoni.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Parents must be alert
Being watchful and alert will not only eliminate surprises and hurt in troubled times but they will also provide opportunities to improve one's life and community according to Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force chaplain, Father Hugh Ahye.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
My political life at stake
Appealing to Government to build the Point Fortin Hospital, Point Fortin MP Paula Gopee-Scoon has said she cannot return to constituents and ask them for a third term as a People's National Movement MP without the hospital being built.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Flood woes in East
Children hop a ride on the back of a dump truck to get through flood waters along the Toco Main Road, Sangre Grande, yesterday.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Councillor at Sando corporation meeting: Criminals moving into abandoned HDC houses
So said Pleasantville councillor Robert Parris who raised the matter during the new San Fernando City Corporation first statutory meeting yesterday.
No funds to meet $14m backpay
Regional corporation chairmen and mayors are saying they are strapped for cash and do not have the money to fund a $14 million backpay to municipal police officers.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
PM Stands Firm
TRINIDAD and Tobago did absolutely nothing wrong in the matter involving the deportation of 13 Jamaican nationals from this country last week, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar said.
PSA election - Vote count goes into night
UP TO press time last night, no winner was announced in the Public Service Association elections as returning officers were still counting ballots.