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The three Cedros fishermen who have been in Venezuela for the past three weeks still cannot leave the country because one of them does not have proper identification. This was confirmed by Cedros councillor Shankar Teelucksingh, who said National Security Minister Edmund Dillon informed him of the latest impediment yesterday.

Two of the men,...

Friday, July 8, 2011

Adequate maternity and paternity leave for parliamentarians and increases in women’s representation in cabinets, parliaments and local governments to a minimum of 30 per cent, and where this has already been achieved to 50 per cent. These are among some 17 recommendations to regional and global...

Friday, July 8, 2011

Newspaper columnist Raffique Shah is advising young people to lead healthy lifestyles. He said so while delivering the feature address at the graduation exercise of ASJA Boys’ College Charlieville yesterday. Shah said health was more valuable than any achievement in life because if one suffered...

Friday, July 8, 2011

T&T needs to produce and consume more locally-grown fruits. The suggestion was made by Minister of Food Production, Land and Marine Affairs Vasant Bharath during his address at an award function for the ministry’s World Food Day Art and Photo Competition.

Friday, July 8, 2011

For over forty weeks now, this Guardian multi media  series, Cleaning Up The Mess has been creating awareness about our neglected environment which has worsened in the past decade due to the absence of waste management legislation.This week we are heartened as the Minister of housing and the...

Friday, July 8, 2011

The Government is planning to establish youth development centres around the country. This was revealed by Minister in the Ministry of Child Development Youth and Gender Affairs Ramona Ramdial. Ramdial, who was speaking at the opening of offices for Councillor Alan Seepersad, the representative...

Friday, July 8, 2011

Attorneys involved the Daniel Guerra murder case are sorting out preliminary matters before the inquiry into the eight year-old boy’s killing begins. This was revealed when Police Constable Darwin Ghouralal, who is charged with the boy’s murder, returned to the San Fernando First Magistrate’s...

Friday, July 8, 2011

Firefighters returned to the Trincity Industrial Estate yesterday after smoke was seen coming from rubble left by Tuesday’s fire which destroyed Thermoplas Ltd at Tissue Drive. Up to late yesterday they were using foam to smoulder the fire. At a news conference yesterday, president of the Fire...

Friday, July 8, 2011

Within six months consumers can expect “stable and fair” chicken prices in T&T, according to newly-appointed chairman of the Poultry Industry Standing Committee, Wendy Lee Yuen. She was presented with her instrument of appointment by Legal Affairs Minister Prakash Ramadhar at Registration...

Friday, July 8, 2011

Hundreds of workers are expected to assemble outside the Office of the Prime Minister in St Clair this morning to deliver the Workers’ Accord. The accord was signed in Fyzabad on Labour Day, signalling the labour movement’s rejection of a five per cent wage proposal for public sector employees. ...

Friday, July 8, 2011

There is the possibility that 223 patients who sought treatment at the Brian Lara Cancer Treatment Centre could be exposed to potential late effects of irradiation after the wrong calibration was administered. An investigation into the clinical and calibration procedures of a linear accelerator...

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