Trinis spared Katrinas wrath
As President George W Bush declared Miami-Dade and
Broward counties in Florida disaster zones in the
wake of Hurricane Katrina, Trinidadians who live in
affected areas of the Sunshine State said they are
fine following the drenching they received...
still in abductors hands
The two executives who were kidnapped last week are
yet to be released by their abductors. Vanessa Sookhai-Singh,
38, managing director of Jo-Sing Pasta Manufacturing
Co, was kidnapped last Tuesday, while Dane Paladee,
36, manager of the Pennywise chain of cosmetics stores,
was snatched one day later...
tells staff during workshop: Theres no reward
justice a human face. This is the command Chief Justice
Satnarine Sharma gave to judicial staff yesterday,
during a change management workshop on civil proceeding
holds up on DPP lawsuit
Vascular surgeon Dr Vijay Naraynsinghs lawsuit
against Director of Public Prosecutions Geoffrey Henderson
may not be filed in the immediate future, but legal
action is certain...
shortage hurting PoS
owners and merchants head Gregory Aboud
yesterday blamed the shortage of labour
for delaying the reconstruction of Port-of-Spain...
plains and automobiles
my age it becomes difficult to remember
things of my childhood, many things prior
to my teen years, but I do remember that
my August holidays as a child were some
of the most enjoyable times of my entire
Magician comes home
Russell Latapy is expected to be the centre
of attention today when he dons the national
colours for his first training session
towards the CONCACAF World Cup qualifier
against Guatemala on Saturday...
provider wants to stay downtown
row between real estate magnate Issa Nicholas
and telecommunications company Digicel has
resulted in the Irish-based firm being forced
to re-locate its proposed T&T headquarters
from the Nicholas Tower in downtown Port-of-Spain...
Ludacris plays one for T&T at MTV awards
rapper Ludacris shared a slice of T&T
with Miami fans on Sunday night, when he
took a steelpan ensemble on stage with him
for the 2005 MTV Video Awards...
today marking the official end of the
work week for many, the Guardian gives
its readers a lagniappe from last weekends