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Too much testing, too little teaching, says Minister - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Fri, 22/12/2017 - 1:48am

Trinidad & Tobago Express

Too much testing, too little teaching, says Minister
Trinidad & Tobago Express
The newly appointed school supervisors are flanked by Chief Education Officer (Ag) John Roopchan, right, and John Thompson, Director of Schools Supervision & Management Division, left. The Ministry of Education (MoE) welcomed the appointment of eight ...

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First weekly banana shipment to Trinidad leaves Jamaica today - Jamaica Gleaner

Trinidad News - Thu, 21/12/2017 - 11:51pm

Jamaica Gleaner

First weekly banana shipment to Trinidad leaves Jamaica today
Jamaica Gleaner
The first of a weekly shipment of bananas from Jamaica to Trinidad is set to leave the island today. It's part of an export thrust restarted in 2013. The Agriculture ministry says since 2013, there has been a steady increase in banana production from ...
Jamaica to export bananas to TrinidadLoop Jamaica

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Port of Spain city police move vendors - Trinidad News

Trinidad News - Thu, 21/12/2017 - 9:01pm

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Port of Spain city police move vendors
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LAW AND ORDER: Inspector Harvey Jawahir speaks with people at Frederick Street in Port of Spain yesterday as members of the City Police embarked on an exercise to remove illegal vendors. In an effort to make shopping safer in downtown Port of Spain ...

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Canadian family seeks answers after father killed in Trinidad - Globalnews.ca

Trinidad News - Thu, 21/12/2017 - 10:01am

Globalnews.ca

Canadian family seeks answers after father killed in Trinidad
Globalnews.ca
His death is now the subject of an active police investigation in Trinidad and Tobago. “You know, it's one thing if a parent dies of an illness. You know what took their life. But when they're murdered, there's question marks all over the place.” Randy ...

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Charity begins... in Trinidad?* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Wed, 20/12/2017 - 1:52pm

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Charity begins... in Trinidad?*
Trinidad & Tobago Express
A GOOD DEED: You know it's Christmas when the Salvation Army, through it's members, asks the public to make donations to assist in providing food and toys for the underprivileged during the Christmas season. Jamaican Marleen Smith, who is in Trinidad ...

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PM not sorry: I did my duty* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Wed, 20/12/2017 - 1:32pm

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PM not sorry: I did my duty*
Trinidad & Tobago Express
Flashback, May 2013: Then-opposition leader Dr Keith Rowley displays a document before reading the contents of 31 e-mails during a sitting of the Lower House. Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley said yesterday he had nothing to apologise for with respect to ...

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CJ Archie must be shamed out of office* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Wed, 20/12/2017 - 1:27pm

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CJ Archie must be shamed out of office*
Trinidad & Tobago Express
Since Chief Justice Ivor Archie has refused to resign and beg pardon he must be publicly shamed and forced out of office. That's the view of Senior Counsel Israel Khan. In an e-mail to the Express yesterday, Khan said the cumulative information in the ...

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Vee Ram set to soar - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Wed, 20/12/2017 - 5:42am

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Vee Ram set to soar
Trinidad & Tobago Express
That boy child grew into a respectful, educated man who developed a passion for singing. He was raised by an uncle and aunt who encouraged him to pursue his dreams. Vee Ram, as he is known, studied electrical engineering at the University of Trinidad ...

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Christmas crime safety tips, from the police - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Wed, 20/12/2017 - 5:02am

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Christmas crime safety tips, from the police
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The murder suspect is 'transgender', not the victim, says cops - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Wed, 20/12/2017 - 3:01am

The murder suspect is 'transgender', not the victim, says cops
Trinidad & Tobago Express
PEOPLE who identify as transgender are not being targeted in hate crimes, says the police. Police said the 35-year-old Keil Lensay who was stabbed to death at the Debe campus of the National Energy Skills Centre (NESC) on Tuesday was not identified as ...

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Monthly banana exports to Trinidad from Jamaica kicks off Thursday - Jamaica Gleaner

Trinidad News - Wed, 20/12/2017 - 2:34am

Jamaica Gleaner

Monthly banana exports to Trinidad from Jamaica kicks off Thursday
Jamaica Gleaner
Jamaica will be exporting one container of bananas per week to Trinidad, beginning Thursday. It's part of an export thrust restarted in 2013. The Agriculture ministry says since 2013, there has been a steady increase in banana production from over 33 ...

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Family disputes drowning of prison escapee - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Wed, 20/12/2017 - 2:11am

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Family disputes drowning of prison escapee
Trinidad & Tobago Express
Unil Phillip, the Carrera Island Prison 'escapee' found floating in the Gulf of Paria on Monday, died from drowning. That is according to an autopsy performed by pathologist Dr Hughvon Des Vignes at the Forensic Science Centre in St James on Tuesday ...

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Four charged with stealing gold from woman's mouth - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Wed, 20/12/2017 - 12:45am

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Four charged with stealing gold from woman's mouth
Trinidad & Tobago Express
FOUR people appeared in court on Monday charged with a string of robberies including stealing gold teeth caps and prayer books from a woman. Sanitation worker Maxine Marshall, her sister geriatric nurse Kimberly Marshall, Kimberly's boyfriend, painter ...

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For Those Seeking Refuge in Trinidad and Tobago, State Support Is ... - Global Voices Online

Trinidad News - Tue, 19/12/2017 - 11:08pm

Global Voices Online

For Those Seeking Refuge in Trinidad and Tobago, State Support Is ...
Global Voices Online
The history of the Caribbean is one that has always been rooted in migration. The First Peoples traveled from island to island to support themselves. The Europeans crossed the Atlantic for conquest and colonisation. Slaves and indentured labourers were ...

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Four to be charged in connection with Trinidad airport heist - Jamaica Observer

Trinidad News - Mon, 18/12/2017 - 3:04pm

Jamaica Observer

Four to be charged in connection with Trinidad airport heist
Jamaica Observer
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Four people, including a woman, will be charged by the police in connection with the recent million-dollar heist at the Piarco International Airport. The police report that the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) said ...
4 charged for $5M Piarco heistTrinidad News
Four charged in $5m Airport heist in TrinidadLoop Barbados
Four charged in $5.5m airport heistTrinidad Guardian

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Red Force batting collapse hand Pride 207-run win* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Mon, 18/12/2017 - 1:34pm

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Red Force batting collapse hand Pride 207-run win*
Trinidad & Tobago Express
GOT HIM!: Trinidad and Tobago Red Force skipper Denesh Ramdin is bowled by Hayden Walsh Jr for 24 on the final day of the seventh-round Regional Four-Day match at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba, yesterday. The Pride won by 207 runs. --Photo ...

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Wilson continues good form at 'Invitational'* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Mon, 18/12/2017 - 1:29pm

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Wilson continues good form at 'Invitational'*
Trinidad & Tobago Express
Zarek Wilson continued his good form in the pool with two more wins yesterday morning, day four of the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago's (ASATT's) Invitational Championship at the National Aquatic Centre. Wilson—with three records ...

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Games people play* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Mon, 18/12/2017 - 1:09pm

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Games people play*
Trinidad & Tobago Express
... evening (our time) in Whangarei with the first of three One-Day Internationals, followed by three T20 Internationals. Since withdrawing from the squad for the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, mere hours after taking six for nine to lead ...

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Rowley threatens legal action against Moonilal* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Mon, 18/12/2017 - 12:23pm

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Rowley threatens legal action against Moonilal*
Trinidad & Tobago Express
That is how Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley yesterday described and dismissed comments made by Oropouche East MP Dr Roodal Moonilal in the House of Representatives last Friday. In labelling this pernicious allegation an act of desperation, the Prime ...

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Abusive men don't believe women have right to leave* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad News - Mon, 18/12/2017 - 12:18pm

Trinidad & Tobago Express

Abusive men don't believe women have right to leave*
Trinidad & Tobago Express
“ABUSIVE men don't believe that women have a right to determine when the relationship ends, which explains the commonality of stalking, threats and even murder when women are leaving or have left the relationship.” This according to Dr Gabrielle Hosein ...

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