prisoner held at Chag
Police yesterday recaptured an escaped prisoner who
had been on the run for the past 17 days...
blazes away at Dookeran
ducked and you ran
Prime Minister Patrick Manning yesterday severely
chastised Congress of the People (COP) leader Winston
Dookeran for Mondays premature end to the 2007
budget debate, eliciting an apology from the COP...
passed - Senior citizens to get $200 more
2006/2007 budget has been passed by the House of Representatives.
It was passed yesterday shortly after 5 pm with the
only change being a further $100 increase in the Senior
Citizens Grant up from $1,150 to $1,350, an increase
of $200 for old age pensioners...
visa forms for all US visitors
November 1, applicants for non-immigrant (business,
tourist, student, work, crew) US visas world-wide
must fill out an Electronic Visa Application Form...
irregularities in budget...
Borrowing to increase by $1b
of the People (COP) political leader Winston
Dookeran identified several economic
irregularities currently plaguing
T&T in his response to the 2007 budget...
and thick and deliciousthe original
sweetener since the beginning of times.
It was our inborn taste for sweet foods
that led our Stone Age ancestors to hunt
just want to win
Laras battle resumes with Murali
For all practical purposes, the Champions
Trophy gets underway at the Brabourne
Stadium in Mumbai today. Brian Laras
West Indies will be battling Sri Lankan
side for the right not face Australia
in the next round of the Champions Trophy...
car sales overcome slump
the end of the year, T&T will spend
more than $1 billion on new and foreign-used
Figures obtained from the Central Bank revealed
that commercial banks account for the majority
money loaned, with finance houses and merchant
banks accounting for the balance...
powwow time with Legacy tonight
will kick off the Carnival 2007 season this
evening with the launch of its Carnival
The Anchorage, Chaguaramas...
today marking the official end of the
work week for many, the Guardian gives
its readers a lagniappe from last weekends