Sunday 31st August ,2008

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Attillah Springer
Dana Seetahal
Derren Joseph
Dennis Pantin
Denzil Mohammed
Martin George
Simon Lee

HCL retrenches 100

Inflation and a slow down in the real estate market are said to be the cause of Lawrence Duprey’s Home Construction Ltd having retrenched at least 100 workers between Wednesday and yesterday.


Robbers open fire on lawmen

Police seized a semi-automatic pistol on Thursday night after a shoot-out with a gang of robbers.

Labourer shot in Marabella

Gunshots rang out in Marabella yesterday when a gunman walked up to a labourer shooting him several times about the body.

Soldiers held with unlicensed firearm

Police have held three soldiers with an unlicensed gun.

Shock victim Adelina Diaz tells of the curse of August 19

Adelina Diaz is a survivor—no doubt about it. Venezuelan by birth, Diaz is indeed an ordinary woman with an extraordinary story.


Central Bank worries about rising food prices

The Central Bank of T&T has said that there is a “strong likelihood” that recent flooding caused by inclement weather could lead to shortages and increased prices for vegetables and basic agricultural produce.

Turn on your heart light

Photographer Jeffrey Chock needs urgent heart surgery, and some of his friends, fans and well-wishers have started a fund-raising campaign to help pay for it.

Thompson third in Switzerland ...Relay team second just missing national record

T&T’s 2008 Olympic silver medallist, Richard Thompson yesterday placed third in the 100 metres event at the IAAF Golden League meet in Weltklasse Zurich, Switzerland.

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Rethinking the EPA

Who will sign?

What seemed last December to be the beginning of a new era of trade between the Caribbean and its historic trading partner, Europe, now threatens to dissolve into stalemate.

Youth in Jazz

When Anthony Woodroffe delicately touches his saxophone to his lips, sultry music fills the air...

New stars born in Beijing

Caribbean dream Olympics

BEIJING – A dream of an Olympic Games for the Caribbean in Beijing ended with a glittering closing ceremony at the Bird’s Nest Stadium watched by 91,000 fans on Sunday.


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