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Residents still marooned Three days after widespread floods* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

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Residents still marooned Three days after widespread floods*
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Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has responded to critics who questioned why he has not shown a presence in areas affected by severe flooding in the last three days, saying he was needed in Parliament. Oropouche East MP Dr Roodal Moonilal yesterday ...

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Let's move! - Contractor donates excavators to clean rivers - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Sat, 21/10/2017 - 5:48am

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Let's move! - Contractor donates excavators to clean rivers
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CONTRACTOR Ashmead Ali has called on fellow businesspeople to donate some of their equipment to clearing watercourse sin their area in an attempt to negate the level of catastrophic flooding happening in Trinidad. In a Facebook post, Ali, who also ...

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Roads near Piarco Airport still flooded - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Sat, 21/10/2017 - 5:38am

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Roads near Piarco Airport still flooded
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This was the advice of Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (AATT) Corporate Communications Manager, Zola Joseph to the public as torrential showers over the last 48 hours caused flood waters to reach the compound of the Piarco International Airport.

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Soldiers deployed as 200 'rescued' - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Sat, 21/10/2017 - 3:07am

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Soldiers deployed as 200 'rescued'
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In response to this request the ODPM coordinated with the Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force which has deployed two teams from the Regiment's Engineering Battalion to move the marooned persons into designated shelters at Rochard Government ...

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Grenada's October to Remember - teleSUR English

Trinidad Events - Sat, 21/10/2017 - 12:56am

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Grenada's October to Remember
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The Grenada Revolution started on March 13, 1979 and lasted four-and-a-half years until October 1983 when a series of events led to the arrest, detention, liberation and subsequent death of Prime Minister Maurice Bishop, followed by a military coup and ...

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'Call out the army!' - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 10:09pm

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'Call out the army!'
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Members of the Defence Force should be called out immediately and deployed in flood-stricken areas of Trinidad to help rescue marooned residents and clear landslides. The appeal came from Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar who said the ...

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Phillip launches A Mural by the Sea today - Trinidad News

Trinidad News - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 7:51pm

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Phillip launches A Mural by the Sea today
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“What we get from Dawad Philip's well-wrought poems, A Mural by The Sea, is the feel of villages and towns, as we used to know them, on their own, set apart from the continental bustle, Trinidad, not an old Trinidad, a substantial Trinidad starring ...

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Marooned: Major floods leave families trapped in houses - Trinidad ... - Trinidad News

Trinidad News - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 7:51pm

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Marooned: Major floods leave families trapped in houses - Trinidad ...
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WATERWAY: Flooding along the south-bound lane of the Solomon Hochoy Highway at the Chase Village Flyover on Wednesday night. Residents of Bagna ...

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Chinese Ensemble hosts pan and parang - Trinidad News

Trinidad Events - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 7:46pm

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Chinese Ensemble hosts pan and parang
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In its bid to offset expenses, the Trinidad and Tobago Chinese Steel Ensemble will be hosting its first ever Pan and Parang fund-raiser. The brunch fundraiser takes place at The Chaconia Hotel, Saddle Road, Maraval, on November 5. Brunch will be served ...

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Flooding turns South Trinidad into one big lagoon - Trinidad News

Trinidad News - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 6:49pm

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Flooding turns South Trinidad into one big lagoon
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WATER EVERYWHERE: This photo, posted on social media yesterday, shows brown water covering all of Rochard Road in Barrackpore as large sections of Trinidad saw widespread flooding following heavy showers which started on Wednesday.

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Artistes of the Caribbean unite in Trinidad for flood-hit neighbours - Trinidad Guardian

Trinidad Events - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 6:06pm

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Artistes of the Caribbean unite in Trinidad for flood-hit neighbours
Trinidad Guardian
About future CSF plans, Chow Lin On said: “We will be doing a similar show in Antigua the day after the Trinidad event with Machel Montano headlining as well. For the show, to be held at Antigua's Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, beside the T&T artistes ...

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Artistes of the Caribbean unite in Trinidad for flood-hit neighbours - Trinidad Guardian

Trinidad News - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 6:06pm

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Artistes of the Caribbean unite in Trinidad for flood-hit neighbours
Trinidad Guardian
The Caribbean Strong Foundation (CSF) is staging the Trinidad & Tobago Relief Concert & Telethon on October 28, at the Queen's Park Savannah, Port-of-Spain and several of the regions to top artistes are on its bill. To get ticket for admission all you ...

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SWAMPED - Trinidad and Tobago Newsday - Trinidad News

Trinidad News - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 5:41pm

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SWAMPED - Trinidad and Tobago Newsday
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Residents of Rochard Road, Barrackpore, woke up to their entire road covered in water on Thursday morning. Reporting by JADA LOUTOO and COREY ...
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Divali flooding hits South, Central hardTrinidad Guardian

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'Sunset' on Level 12 * - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad Events - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 12:31pm

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'Sunset' on Level 12 *
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Lights, camera, action!—and don't forget style. Premium Events TT is set to stage another edition of its all-inclusive champagne event and again they have set an all-white dress code for the occasion. This season's event is dubbed Sunset & Moet Level ...

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Garcia faces legal action - Trinidad Guardian

Trinidad Events - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 12:00pm

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Garcia faces legal action
Trinidad Guardian
It is quite clear that these students premeditated this incident in order to 'trap' and implicate our client,” the lawyers said as they related their client's version of the events. Sonnylal's lawyers claimed he was informed by other students that a ...

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Sinanan: Rain just too much for channels - Trinidad Guardian

Trinidad Events - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 12:00pm

Sinanan: Rain just too much for channels
Trinidad Guardian
Minister of Works and Transport Rohan Sinanan says while he agrees there are irresponsible people who contribute to the flooding, he believes that the events experienced Wednesday into yesterday were caused because of the volume of rain that fell in ...

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Trinidad Tidings: Remembering Dr. Lin, with gratitude and joy - Mad River Union

Trinidad Events - Fri, 20/10/2017 - 1:57am

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Trinidad Tidings: Remembering Dr. Lin, with gratitude and joy
Mad River Union
Dr. Chi-Wei Lin (1936-2017), former mayor of Trinidad, will be honored at a Memorial Service Saturday, Nov. 4 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at Trinidad Town Hall. His daughter, Angela, invites those who wish to remember her father for an informal afternoon of ...

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Moses: $12M to repair UK Mission - Trinidad News

Trinidad Events - Thu, 19/10/2017 - 5:42pm

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Moses: $12M to repair UK Mission
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Some $12 million allocated for “Repairs and Maintenance: Buildings” will mostly be spent to repair the Trinidad and Tobago High Commission in London, said Minister of Foreign and Caricom Affairs Denis Moses on Tuesday when grilled by the Lower House ...

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Shifting the paradigm - Trinidad News

Trinidad Events - Thu, 19/10/2017 - 4:43pm

Shifting the paradigm
Trinidad News
The benchmark events arising from human behaviour provoke a series of important questions such as: what can we do to save ourselves and how can Caribbean countries recover from these profound changes in weather? The very viability of some of our ...

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Trinidad man indicted in home invasion - Longview News-Journal

Trinidad News - Thu, 19/10/2017 - 3:18pm

Trinidad man indicted in home invasion
Longview News-Journal
A Gregg County grand jury has indicted a Henderson County man after officials said he threatened a man during a home invasion this past year. Vegas Cole McGuffey, 19, of Trinidad was indicted Oct. 5 and arrested Tuesday morning on the charge. He was ...

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