discards glasses and surgical stitches
Minister Patrick Mannings first appointment
since his return after two weeks in Cuba was with
his local eye specialist...
Tension at Oropouche school,
as parents, students protest over cesspit
The first day of school was charged with tension yesterday,
as parents of students attending South Oropouche Government
Primary staged a noisy demonstration to protest a
delay in the construction of a septic tank and toilets...
pets during Independence festivities
The T&T Society for the Prevention of Cruelty
to Animals (TTSPCA) sent out an advisory yesterday,
asking the public to take extra precaution to secure
pets during todays Independence Day celebrations...
bails out Soca Monarch
will be a Soca Monarch competition next year, Caribbean
Prestige Promotions International boss William Munro
exporters differ on new rule
further burden on manufacturers. Thats
how T&T Manufacturers Association
president Anthony Aboud describes the implementation
of a new 24-hour rule at the
Port of Port-of-Spain...
the youth of our nation
are becoming the scapegoat of the escalating
crime rate in our society.
Each time a youth is held for an offence,
whether its robbery, possession of
an illicit drug or a gang-related shooting,
there is a tendency by the wider community
to quickly condemn all young people..
at last for Bovell, Ames
Bovell 111, bronze medalist at the just
concluded Olympic Games in Athens, Greece,
will receive the Chaconia Medal (gold)
today for his historic achievement, as
the nation celebrates the 42nd anniversary
dealer moves to Fed Park
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
good times rolled
band Fabba Girls whetted the appetites of
ABBA lovers on Saturday night at Pier I,
while across at Mobs 2 international gospel
singer Kirk Franklin sang praises to thousands
at the Rebirth concert...
Revellers is the winner of the George
Bailey Large Band award. Check out more
photos from Carnival 2004...