Friday, July 29, 2016

News

Market vendors complain to Sando mayor

Jul. 29, 2016, 9:36 AM AST Comments

The sale of food near washrooms, a lack of proper lighting and illegal vendors blocking others are just some of the issues vendors at the Marabella market say they are facing.

$.1m RACE AWARD *

Jul. 28, 2016, 9:23 PM AST Comments

A Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) employee who had accused the state agency of racial discrimination was yesterday awarded $186,000 plus interest in compensation by the Equal Opportunity Tribunal (EOT).




Managing director not rightful owner

Jul. 28, 2016, 9:14 PM AST Comments

By Rickie Ramdass-The future use of the trademark name “Japs Fried Chicken” by managing director of the popular local fast food franchise, Darryl Mahabir, is now in limbo after a High Court judge yesterday ruled that he was not the rightful owner of the brand name.


2 Wallerfield crash victims stable: third may have surgery *

Jul. 28, 2016, 9:14 PM AST Comments

By Gyasi Gonzales-ONE of the victims from Sunday's accident in Wallerfield, Kavesh Sookhan may have to undergo surgery while two others, Amrika Armstrong and Tricia Persad remained in stable condition at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex up to last night.




Dr Williams memorabilia for old library building *

Jul. 28, 2016, 8:59 PM AST Comments

By Anna Ramdass—The memorabilia of the country’s first prime minister, Dr Eric Williams, will be permanently housed at the old public library building at the corner of Knox and Pembroke streets, Port of Spain.


No backpay: postal workers ‘rest, reflect’

Jul. 28, 2016, 8:59 PM AST Comments

By Camille Hunte—If you visited a post office yesterday and were not attended to, or your mail was not delivered as scheduled, it is because postal workers are engaged in a period of “rest and reflection”.


Stabbing suspect surrenders

Jul. 28, 2016, 8:58 PM AST Comments

By Susan Mohammed—A suspect in the stabbing death of Debe construction labourer Ravindranath Khelawan has surrendered to police.