Sunday November 23rd View All →

Emergency response drill at Petrotrin Refinery soon

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By   6 hours ago

GISL:The state-owned energy company, Petrotrin, will conduct an Emergency Response Drill on November 27, 2014. In a media statement today, Petrotrin said that to reinforce the company’s commitment to protecting the welfare and economic health of our employees, the residents, businesses and visitors to our fence-line communities; as well as to ensuring that our operations [...]

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Repatriation of Detained Illegals a Matter of High Priority

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Press release :The Minister of National Security Senator the Honourable Gary Griffith, is assuring the public that he continues to work with the officials of the Immigration Division and the Immigration Detention Centre (IDC), to determine the best way forward in resolving the matter of prolonged detention of persons housed at the IDC. This follows [...]

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Thursday November 20th View All →

Broadcast networks diss Obama, won’t carry immigration speech

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By   3 days ago

  nEWS ONE :The four major broadcast networks don’t plan to carry Obama’s prime-time speech to the nation on Thursday. The President revealed his plans for reform in a Facebook video Wednesday.   The four broadcast networks (ABC, NBC, FOX and CBS) won’t show President Obama’s immigration announcement Thursday at 8pm EST and will stick [...]

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Breaking news :Zainool Hosein is new Integrity Commission Chairman

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By   3 days ago

Press release The following is the statement of the Office of the President – His Excellency President Anthony Thomas Aquinas Carmona ORTT, SC has appointed retired Justice of Appeal The Honourable Justice Zainool Hosein as a member and Chairman of the Integrity Commission. Justice Zainool Hosein will be sworn-in tomorrow, (Friday, November 21st, 2014), at [...]

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RUNNERS UP FOR A SECOND STRAIGHT TIME

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By   3 days ago

TTFA :Trinidad and Tobago’s Senior footballers succumbed to Jamaica  on penalty kicks but a second place finish at the Caribbean Cup Finals is still a proud achievement and leaves a lot to anticipate going forward. That was the feeling of head coach Stephen Hart at the end of the match in which a Khaleem Hyland [...]

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Wednesday November 19th View All →

Man caught in the act of sexually assaulting a 8 year old in a Tobago school

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By   4 days ago

A Tobago man  in his twenties  has been arrested  after a  sexual assault of an eight-year-old pupil attending a primary school . Some pupils at the school  were alerted after a man was seen entering the back of the school wearing a stocking over his head and  was armed with a knife.. When a pupil entered [...]

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Indonesian police accused of sexism after forcing female recruits to undergo ‘virginity tests’

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  Women currently only make up three per cent of the Indonesian police force (Picture: AFP / FREDDY UMARFREDDY UMAR/Getty Images) Metro   Female recruits to the Indonesian police force are forced to take ‘virginity test’ before they can begin training, it has been revealed. The practice has been condemned by the Human rights Watch, who say [...]

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