Thursday, January 19, 2017

Refund Policy

Shot dead for refusing ‘workers’

Jan. 19, 2017, 8:35 PM AST Comments

By Gyasi Gonzales-FOR REFUSING to hire a group of men to help him repair his house, a 48-year-old Arima man was shot dead while working on the structure yesterday morning.

TRAP FOR MICE *

Jan. 19, 2017, 8:35 PM AST Comments

By Alexander Bruzual-A former murder accused and another man are dead following a shooting outside of the Maracas Valley Police Station along Upper Maracas Royal Road, St Joseph yesterday.


Analysts: Same old crime plan *

Jan. 19, 2017, 8:31 PM AST Comments

By Anna Ramdass—Fed up of the same thing over and over. This was the sentiment expressed yesterday by political ­analysts on the anti-crime plans announced by the Government on Wednesday.


Six courier companies seek permission to sue State

Jan. 19, 2017, 8:27 PM AST Comments

Rickie Ramdass—SIX air freight courier companies are seeking permission from the High Court to take legal action against the State pertaining to the implementation of the Online Purchase Tax (OPT) which went into effect in October.




Indarsingh: Govt reneging on MOU with unions

Jan. 19, 2017, 8:17 PM AST Comments

By Ria Taitt-No worker is safe under this Keith Rowley administration, according to Couva South MP and former trade unionist Rudy Indarsingh as he commented on the intended dismissal of 208 T&TEC workers.

Minister: Later ferry sailing on Monday for Tobago voters

Jan. 19, 2017, 8:14 PM AST Comments

By Ria Taitt-Minister of Works and Transport Rohan Sinanan said yesterday that the inter-island ferry will sail from Tobago at 9.30 am and not the usual 6.30 a.m. to facilitate Tobagonians voting in the Tobago House of Assembly (THA) election.


‘The inauguration no one was ready for’

Jan. 19, 2017, 8:9 PM AST Comments

Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump traded in his beloved private plane for a military jet yesterday and swooped into Washington, DC, USA, for three days of inaugural festivities.



Jobs blues in La Brea *

Jan. 19, 2017, 8:6 PM AST Comments

By Sue-Ann Wayow—WHILE the completion of the multi-million dollar Juniper platform should be applauded, it also means that several residents of La Brea are now jobless.


Rose hopes for ‘Victoires’ award

Jan. 19, 2017, 8:3 PM AST Comments

Nigel Telesford—DR Linda McArtha Monica Sandy-Lewis (Calypso Rose) is asking citizens of Trinidad and Tobago to pray for her as she hopes to bring home the French “Victoire de la musique” award next month.