batsman offered spot on regional side
waits for Lara
West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has delayed naming
the West Indies team for the home series against South
Africa because it has given star batsman Brian Lara
24 hours to accept the match/tour contract to play...
new RHAs team in wage talks
The regional health authorities new joint negotiating
team and the Medical Professionals Association met
for further talks yesterday, regarding better terms
and conditions for consultants and registrars...
on claims of corruption
Prime Minister Lenny Saith says if Transparency International
has concerns over corruption and possesses any information
to justify them, the group should make it available
to Government, who will then respond...
Service mourns slain officer
Tears flowed in the visitors waiting room
at the Forensic Science Centre yesterday, as relatives
of slain prisons officer Anslem Paul viewed his
bullet-riddled body lying on a slab...
on by automated trading...Stocks explode
Stock Exchange general manager Hugh Edwards
rang the bell to signal the end of the historic
first day of automated trading at noon yesterday,
there was applause from the stockbrokers
and traders at the Ajax Street offices of
the local stock market...
get our children back in shape
appalling how unfit some of our nations
children have become! Ages six to 16, take
a look at them; some are overweight and
some are just unfit. Youths are supposed
to have endless energy; running and playing
are supposed to be their favourite pastimes...
vs Jamaica in Pan Am jr hockey
junior womens hockey team will be
after their second win from three matches
when they oppose Jamaica in the fifth
Pan American Junior Hockey Championships
at the Roberto Gotay Field Hockey Centre
in San Juan, Puerto Rico from 4 pm today...
lowers gas prices
manufacturers will benefit from a lower
natural gas price after reaching an agreement
with the National Gas Co for a 12.5 per
World grooves at Zen
music continued to rule the roost at Club
Zen, Port-of-Spain, on Wednesday night,
when one of the genres foundation
bands held the spotlight...
today marking the official end of the
work week for many, the Guardian gives
its readers a lagniappe from last weekends