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Squatters Fight NHA

Cyril Hutchinson sits on what remains of the steps to his Union Hall, San Fernando, house which he claims NHA demolished yesterday. NHA says squatters voluntarily dismantled their homes.

Photo: Sookdeo Baney

News

Squatters stop NHA

Union Hall squatters were spared yesterday when a judge granted an interim injunction preventing National Housing Authority from demolishing their homes and taking possession of disputed lands in Prime Minister Patrick Manning’s San Fernando East constituency...

DPP gets file on Bonadie killing

The file on the shooting death of Galene Bonadie is now in the hands of the Director of Public Prosecutions...

Despite probe, some came tumbling down

Despite the ordering of a probe by Prime Minister Patrick Manning into the demolition of squatters’ homes in his constituency, make-shift houses came tumbling down again yesterday...

Girl, 4, killed by car

Tragedy struck the small community of Farfan Hill, Cocorite, when a four-year-old girl referred to as “everyone’s child” was struck and killed by a car while on her way to school yesterday...

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Utilities move to tighten service

The National Housing Authority’s (NHA) poor showing on a customer satisfaction survey is by no means surprising, executive director Noel Garcia admitted yesterday...

The Mounted Branch: not horsing around

You’ll probably never see a policeman from the Mounted Branch of the Police Service whipping his galloping horse through dangerous traffic and swooping up a criminal running away from a crime scene...

I saw the passion on the weekend

Our One-Day team is finally starting to take shape and this augurs well for the immediate future and, of course, our long-term goal of World Cup 2007...

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‘We’re looking to grow’

As a composer, Mark Loquan shares his talents with Denyse Plummer and pan lovers. As an energy sector professional, he is president of ammonia producer Yara Trinidad, or what was called Hydro Agri up until a few weeks ago...

Couva monarch hopes to take title

Marsha Kagan, the 2004 Calypso Monarch of Couva has hopes of taking the St Vincent title in July when she participates in that country’s celebrations...

Trini Revellers is the winner of the George Bailey Large Band award. Check out more photos from Carnival 2004...

 
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