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Taking a breather

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 07:15
This quintet took a break from the Sleep Inn New Year’s festivities for a photo.

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A fabulous time

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 07:11
This trio had a great New Year’s at the Sleep Inn.

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Cabinet clears contract for $375m Kaituma hospital

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 07:00
Head of the Presidential Secretariat, Dr. Roger Luncheon on Tuesday advised that ‘no objections’ were granted to six contracts including $375m for the construction of the medical building at the Port...

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Cost for births, deaths certificates up

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 06:51
Head of the Presidential Secretariat Dr. Roger Luncheon on Tuesday announced that Cabinet has granted approval for the General Register Office (GRO) to increase the cost of birth, death and marriage...

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City Hall not to blame for garbage – Mayor

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 06:42
City Hall is not to blame for the present garbage situation in Georgetown as it is the responsibility of the Government and the Town Clerk. This was the assertion of Mayor Hamilton Green who at a...

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Sophia boy electrocuted by illegal wire

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 06:32
An eight-year-old boy of Plum Park, Sophia, was electrocuted by a live wire connection on Monday morning after he left his home to go fishing. Joshua Regis, a student of Enterprise Primary School,...

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Pastor is T&T’s first murder victim for 2014

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 06:23
(Trinidad Express) A pastor became the nation’s first murder victim for the year when he was shot dead during a robbery at his home at Mausica Road, Arima, yesterday morning. The family of the pastor...

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Plan to fight poverty proposed by ALBA/PetroCaribe

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 06:18
A common economic zone has been proposed by the members of ALBA and PetroCaribe with the objective of combating poverty in the region. In a declaration following a meeting in Caracas, Venezuela on...

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More questioning for Guyanese crew in Curacao gold heist

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 04:15
The Guyanese crew of the vessel from which over US$11 million of gold was spectacularly carted off by thieves last year November in Curacao has been ordered to once again answer questions on the...

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Evidence Act bill seeks to expand documents which can be tendered

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 04:12
A bill to amend the Evidence Act, which has been awaiting passage since the middle of last year, seeks to expand the types of documents which can be tendered as evidence. The Evidence (Amendment)...

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NAACIE urges union groupings to find consensus

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 04:05
In its New Year’s Message, the National Association of Agricultural, Commercial and Industrial Employees (NAACIE) appealed for 2014 to be a year when “our trade unions must become trade unions...

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Ministry sets sights on universal secondary education by 2016

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 04:00
Projecting that it will achieve universal secondary education before the term of the present administration ends in 2016, the Ministry of Education is also working to improve pass rates in...

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Police patrol finds shotgun at Arimu

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 03:10
At about 1330h on Tuesday, ranks of a police roving patrol at Arimu, Cuyuni, conducted a search on a man in whose possession was found an unlicensed 12 gauge shotgun with one cartridge. The man has...

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