Wednesday 17th November, 2004

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Petrotrin dust sickens kids

A boy points to a rash on his chest while he and others await a doctor at Petrotrin Medical Centre, yesterday, after complaining of itching, nausea and diarrhoea in the wake of an emmission of dust from the State-owned oil company’s refinery in Pointe-a-Pierre over the weekend.

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Grenadian students go to school in T&T

Grenadian students have been enrolled at primary and secondary schools throughout T&T in the aftermath of Hurricane Ivan, the Ministry of Education has said...

Petrotrin dust sickens residents

Mothers with babies in arms crowded Petrotrin Medical Centre, Pointe-a-Pierre, yesterday, complaining of nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea caused by emissions of catalyst dust from Petrotrin’s fluid catalytic cracking unit...

It’s not harmful - company

Petrotrin’s president Wayne Bertrand has assured that the catalyst dust which covered parts of Marabella over the weekend was not hazardous to humans...

Buenos Ayres explosions

EMA report soon for Security Minister

National Security Minister Martin Joseph will soon receive a report from the Environmental Management Authority on the explosions that rocked Buenos Ayres, Erin, last month...

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Union concerned over Clico deal

Republic Bank chairman and managing director Ronald Harford said bank operations will continue as usual without involvement from Clico...

Sunny plays the Arts

When they came to Trinidad for last month’s Passion of Dance concert, Slick Rick and Doug E Fresh called him the local Chris Rock...

T&T’s Wynn gets Big 10 hockey honours

Curlyne Wynn, a member of T&T’s senior women’s hockey team, was one of two Ohio State University student-athletes named to the 2004 Field Hockey All-Big Ten Teams...

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‘Iron Lady’ prays to make TTMF the best

The first thing that Ingrid Lashley, the new managing director of the Trinidad and Tobago Mortgage Finance (TTMF) does when she enters her office is...

Dempster ventures into solo career

After seven years with Blue Ventures, singer Sanell Dempster has called it quits...

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

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