pilot wins eye suit
national airline has been ordered to compensate a
former BWIA pilot who sued the carrier after a stream
of hydraulic fluid fell into his eye, claiming he
had suffered permanent partial loss of vision...
robbed of cash, valuables
Port-of-Spain police were up to late yesterday searching
for two men who robbed and terrorised employees of
the Henry Street branch of Subway Restaurant...
Sunset legislation an invasion of privacy
The additional Sunset legislation for
the ICC 2007 Cricket series, which involves advance
information on airline and ship passengers, represents
an invasion of privacy, Opposition Senator Wade Mark
fine for airlines, ships that fail to provide advance
pilot or master of an airplane or vessel who fails
to provide advance passenger information to immigration
authorities is liable to a $600,000 fine under additional
Sunset legislation for the 2007 ICC Cricket
World Cup, National Security Minister Martin Joseph
outlines more guidelines for Alcoa
must evaluate the risk of aquifer contamination,
hydrogen fluoride emissions and perform
a social impact assessment to be granted
approval by the Environmental Management
Authority (EMA) for its planned aluminium
smelter in Chatham...
people to heal
Akong was only 17 when she lost her left
leg to a cutlass-wielding attacker.
Akong survived the attack that claimed the
life of her older sister Melissa at their
Petit Valley home in July, 2005...
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plan offers hope to farmers, food prices
T&T Business Association (TTABA) feels
if the Government implements its National
Agri-Business Development Programme, it
can significantly reduce rising food prices,
create thousands of jobs and help T&T
obtain food security as early as next year...
wins top Bollywood award
Slinger Francisco, The Mighty Sparrow, joined
Bollywood favourites Himesh Reshammiya and
singers Sukhwinder Singh and Sunidhi Chauhan
among the winners of top honours at the
star-studded Bollywood 2006 Music Awards
today marking the official end of the work week for many, the Guardian gives its
readers a lagniappe from last weekends major fetes...
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