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Peter Ray Blood

Trinmar contract worker Anthony Chin-a-Fat rests comfortably at the Southern Medical Clinic in San Fernando yesterday. Chin-a-Fat was one of five workers who were injured during a blast on an offshore platform on Wednesday.

Photo: Sookdeo Baney

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Government looks at VAT in food prices

Enill wants relief for poor

Government is examining avenues to try to relieve hardship on consumers caused by increased food prices...

PM due back Saturday

Prime Minister Patrick Manning will definitely arrive home on Saturday night, Works Minister Franklin Khan said yesterday at the weekly post-Cabinet news briefing...

Drowned soldier’s mom: No foul play involved

Jennifer Marcelle, the mother of deceased Defence Force private Nkosi Marcelle, dispelled suggestions yesterday that foul play may have been involved in her son’s death...

Met office keeps eye on Francis

The sixth tropical depression that has affected weather patterns in the Caribbean has developed into tropical storm Frances...

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Extra planes boost Airbridge

Works and Transport Minister Franklin Khan said yesterday that passengers have expressed their satisfaction with the T&T airbridge since the addition of a ATR-72 aircraft...

Tribal Fantasy: New band for2005

After giving it two years of thought Tribe has decided to part ways with Poison and go on its own as a Carnival band for 2005...

Don’t crucify T&T girls says Chef de Mission

Tears and disappointment were the order of the day for T&T’s women’s 4x100 metres relay team after they failed to finish their semifinal heat of their event at the Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, yesterday...

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Art dealer moves to Fed Park

In April this year, when Mark Pereira closed down his hugely successful business, 101 Art Gallery, it sparked tremendous speculation among the small group of art patrons in the country...

Soca Monarch winner still to receive $

Bunji hints at dropping out

Reigning Soca Monarch champion Bunji Garlin may not be defending his title in 2005. Speaking from New York on Wednesday, Garlin said he was upset over not receiving his $150,000 cash prize for having won the competition, which took place February 20, at the Queen’s Park Oval...

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

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Friday
Aug 27
Showers Late Tonights Low: 23° 60%
Saturday
Aug 28
Showers High: 32° Low: 23° 60%
Sunday
Aug 29
AM Showers High: 32° Low: 23° 40%
Monday
Aug 30
AM Showers High: 31° Low: 23° 60%
Tuesday
Aug 31
Scattered Showers High: 32° Low: 23° 40%
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Sep 1
Showers High: 32° Low: 23° 40%
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Scattered Showers High: 32° Low: 23° 40%
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Partly Cloudy High: 32° Low: 23° 10%
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