Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The mental health of our children

Nov. 15, 2017, 8:48 AM AST Comments

The 18th Meeting of the Joint Select Committee on Social Services and Public Administration is scheduled for 10:15 a.m. today in the J. Hamilton Maurice Room. This meeting is open to the public and will be carried live on the Parliament Channel.


Kamla slams Rowley's call to 'BFF' Baksh

Sep. 19, 2017, 12:6 AM AST Comments

By Anna Ramdass -- Was Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley guilty of misconduct and attempting to pervert the course of justice when he phoned his friend Hanif Nazim Baksh, owner of A&V Oil and Gas Ltd when the fake oil scandal broke?


Kamla: Probe 'Armygate'

Jun. 5, 2017, 10:37 PM AST Comments

OPPOSITION Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has called on the Commissioner of Police to launch a criminal investigation into "Armygate".




HDC Tenants 79% in arrears

Apr. 20, 2017, 9:28 PM AST Comments

By Ria Taitt—Seventy-nine per cent of the mortgage/rental portfolio of the Housing Development Corporation is in arrears, HDC's divisional manager, finance, Inskip Pollanais, told the Public Administration and Appropriations Committee yesterday at the Port of Spain Waterfront Centre.

Vision 2030 plan for Parliament on Friday

Apr. 18, 2017, 11:45 PM AST Comments

Planning and Development Minister Camille Robinson-Regis says Trinidad and Tobago's Vision 2030 document will be examined by the Joint Select Committee (JSC) and laid in Parliament so it can become national policy.


Health Minister: Read labels before buying

Mar. 21, 2017, 11:37 PM AST Comments

Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh yesterday advised consumers buying corned beef to “read labels” and “exercise the right to treat yourself well”. Deyalsingh offered the advice following a tour of the Women’s Outpatient Cli­nic and Colposcopy Centre at the Eric Willi


New Tax Information Exchange Agreement passed in Senate

Mar. 7, 2017, 9:18 PM AST Comments

By Renuka Singh - TWENTY-NINE Senators voted on Tuesday night to repeal the Tax Information Exchange Agreement act in favour of the Tax Information Exchange Agreement United States of America act. There was one abstention, by Senator Stephen Creese.


AG’s statements ‘sign of dictatorship’

Feb. 15, 2017, 9:23 PM AST Comments

Two Opposition MPs yesterday called on the population to “protest” and “fight back” following Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi’s stated intention to eliminate the Government’s need for a special majority vote on certain pieces of legislation. Tabaquite MP Surujratta