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Silver Thompson strikes T&T ‘gold’

T&T’s 100-metre Olympic silver medallist Richard Thompson is to become this country’s newest million-dollar man on his return home on Monday.


Disrespect to athletes—Fitun

President of the Federation of Independent Trade Unions and Non-Government Organisations (Fitun) David Abdulah says the Government’s decision to begin national celebrations to mark this country’s Olympic success on Monday is “a great disrespect” to the silver medallists.

Missing since Monday... Female taxi driver found dead

Female taxi driver Margaret Constantine, who reportedly disappeared after she was hired to collect a trainee nurse from a pub in Woodbrook on Monday, was found dead in Tabaquite yesterday.

Imbert: No confidence motion will not be sidelined

The motion of no confidence in Prime Minister Patrick Manning which is being brought before the House of Representatives by Opposition Chief Whip Ramesh Lawrence Maharaj will not be sidelined for debate on issues related to the 2008/2009 budget.

Thief breaks into Gopee-Scoon’s home

The son of Foreign Affairs Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon escaped possible harm when he came face-to-face with a thief in his mother’s residence early yesterday.


Udecott enquiry to take one year

Government expects the Commission of Enquiry into the local construction sector and the State-owned Urban Development Corporation of T&T Ltd (Udecott) to take at least one year to complete its review of local construction practices and determine whether billions of dollars were being wasted through corruption at the state-owned entity.

Life as a tattooist

“I think most artists, like me, tend to be forgetful,” Terry, the tattooist, admits.

T&T U-17 goes down 4-0 to Brazil

The T&T Under-17 football team went under to Brazil Under-17 team by a 4-0 margin in their international friendly at the Marvin Lee Stadium last night.

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Yachties caught in Fuel clampdown

Customs Dept moves against illegal sale of subsidised diesel

A group of operators of locally-registered vessels have been taking advantage of ...

Fay Ann, Bunji set for Miami Carnival

The 24th annual Miami Carnival is set to host a press launch on September 19th at the Consulate General of The Republic of T&T’s office, located at 100 Brickell Ave, Miami, Florida, and also the launch of all the registered Miami Carnival bands and steelbands on September 20, at Café Tobago, located at 4801 S University Drive, Davie, Florida.

Journey to South Africa continues

Now that the euphoria of the Beijing Olympics has subsided, the eyes of the sports fans will be focused once more on the path of the Soca Warriors towards the target of reaching the World Cup Finals in South Africa.

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Sep 5
Isolated T-Storms Tonights Low: 24° 30%
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Isolated T-Storms High: 31° Low: 25° 30%
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Scattered T-Storms High: 32° Low: 25° 40%
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Scattered T-Storms High: 32° Low: 25° 60%
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