Sunday, September 24, 2017

AWARD FOR CRIME HERO

Sep. 23, 2017, 9:49 PM AST Comments

  TEENAGER David Sancaro, who lost his life in July for rescuing a woman from being beaten by her boyfriend will today be posthumously awarded the Hummingbird Medal (Bronze) for gallantry. He and 39 others will receive awards at this evening's National Awards Ceremony at the National Academy for the


We seem to have lost our humanity *

Sep. 23, 2017, 9:39 PM AST Comments

Rickie Ramdass—FOR some strange reason, some of the country’s citizens seem to have lost their humanity when it comes to Government’s decision to allow Dominican nationals affected by Hurricane Maria, access into Trinidad and Tobago.




Dominica PM tells UN: Living in a warzone *

Sep. 23, 2017, 9:9 PM AST Comments

Leah Sorias—PRIME Minister of Dominica Roosevelt Skerrit yesterday made a heartfelt plea to the United Nations General Assembly for emergency international humanitarian aid to be sent to the island, which was hammered by Hurricane Maria last Monday.


UWI economists: Policies failing, large deficit coming *

Sep. 23, 2017, 8:47 PM AST Comments

Aleem Khan—AS Trinidad and Tobago prepares for its national budget for fiscal 2017/2018 to be read in Parliament on October 2, University of the West Indies (The UWI) economics lecturers are forecasting one of the largest deficits in the history of the country this fiscal year ending September



CDA, private firm in 55-acre Chaguaramas food project *

Sep. 23, 2017, 8:40 PM AST Comments

THE Chaguaramas Development Authority (CDA) says it has partnered with privately owned Chaguaramas Farms Ltd/Caribbean Chemicals and Agencies Ltd (CFL/CCL) to develop 55 acres of lands at Tucker Valley, Chaguaramas, into an agro park for sustainable crop production activities.