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Pulse Column

Vaneisa Baksh

Gillian Lucky

Manning undergoes surgery next week

Prime Minister Patrick Manning left for Cuba last evening, headed for surgery to remove a malignant tumour on his left kidney which was detected in its early stages.

Gallery of Mumbai


Sawh: Early diagnosis good for Manning

Consultant urologist Dr Lal Sawh said it was possible Prime Minister Patrick Manning might have been diagnosed with renal cell carcinoma—the commonest form of adult cancer.

NUGFW wishes Manning well

President General of the National Union of Government and Federated Workers (NUGFW)

Reactions to PM’s condition

“I’m saddened to hear that he has been diagnosed like that and I’m hoping everything goes well and that he gets the best medical attention available. I wish him a speedy recovery.”

Going and going and going....’

It was just over a year ago that Prime Minister Patrick Manning said he was like the Energizer Bunny.


Trade unions call on business to sacrifice

Labour leaders yesterday called on the business community to make sacrifices during this time of economic downturn.

Tips for gift giving

Now that the US has officially announced its recession and Prime Minister Patrick Manning has urged us to tighten our belts, how do we deal with the season of over-indulgence? Especially the tradition of gift-giving (gasp)?

Warner confirms Latas coaching role

T&T and Falkirk midfielder Rusell Latapy has been confirmed as an assistant coach of the Soca Warriors for next year’s Concacaf Final Round 2010 South Africa World Cup series.


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Credit Union scare

After HCU crash, proposed new laws spread dread among unions

Even as Kairi Consultants Ltd, in a study done for Tecu Credit Union, pointed to the “liquidity and insolvency crisis” of the Hindu Credit Union (HCU), Tecu has objected to the Central Bank’s proposed policy document (PPD) containing guidelines for new legislation to regulate the operations of credit unions

Naya’s ‘swanky ship’ a success

Wild meat dishes, a poolside ambience and an innovative décor were just some of the mind-blowing concepts seen at Naya George’s annual all-inclusive party Shipwreck 4.


Shocking Exit

T&T football team exited the Digicel Caribbean Championships’ (DCC) Final Round in shocking style.

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