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$200 million fraud claim: State goes after Moonilal, 'cartel' contractors - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 6:09am

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$200 million fraud claim: State goes after Moonilal, 'cartel' contractors
Trinidad & Tobago Express
THE State is soon to start legal action against former Government minister Dr Roodal Moonilal over allegations of bid rigging with respect to some ten contracts through the Estate Management and Business Development Company (EMBD) in 2015. Minister in ...
Cartel behaviourTrinidad Guardian

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Trinidad beats EXEL Lions on homecoming - Athens Daily Review

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 5:54am

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Trinidad beats EXEL Lions on homecoming
Athens Daily Review
The Trinidad Trojans wrapped up the non-district portion of the schedule Saturday with a mercy-rule victory over East Texas EXEL Lions at Trojan Field. The Trojans (5-2) won 56-6 in a contest which ended at halftime. Trinidad is open Friday. They will ...

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Ruby Tuesday chain to be taken private in $146 million deal - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 5:39am

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Ruby Tuesday chain to be taken private in $146 million deal
Trinidad & Tobago Express
In this Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, photo, a man walks by a Ruby Tuesday restaurant in New York's Times Square. Ruby Tuesday is being bought by private-equity firm NRD Capital, in a deal that will take the struggling restaurant chain private. Like other ...

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Man, 87, stuffed in barrel: Grandson charged with murder - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 5:24am

Man, 87, stuffed in barrel: Grandson charged with murder
Trinidad & Tobago Express
THE grandson of the elderly man found dead in a barrel at his home in Freeport on October 6, has been arrested and charged with the murder. Michael Mings, 26, appeared in the Couva Magistrates' Court on Monday, charged with the murder of his ...

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Brother of chutney singer robbed and murdered - Trinidad News

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 5:08am

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Brother of chutney singer robbed and murdered
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Maraj's brother Omardath who is in Miami fulfilling commitment to perform his many Chutney hits confirmed yesterday via Facebook that Basdeo was his brother and he urged family members to remain strong. Maraj was attempting to return to Trinidad to ...

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Wildlife rescue underway, as oil spill clean-up starts - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 2:07am

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Wildlife rescue underway, as oil spill clean-up starts
Trinidad & Tobago Express
The Zoological Society of Trinidad and Tobago (ZSTT), is also actively searching for adversely affected wildlife for rescue and rehabilitation. The EMA stated that efforts to identify the source of the pollution and to ensure that conditions along the ...

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$$ reward for missing Jamaican - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 1:35am

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$$ reward for missing Jamaican
Trinidad & Tobago Express
Police said Chambers lived in St Katherine, Barbados, but frequently travelled to Trinidad. He works as an electrician and a promoter. Police said he was reported missing by a friend who said he was unable to contact Chambers. Chambers was described as ...

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Chutney singer's brother hacked to death - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Tue, 17/10/2017 - 12:21am

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Chutney singer's brother hacked to death
Trinidad & Tobago Express
Basdeo Seeredath Maharaj, 62, was found with multiple chop wounds at his home at Las Lomas #2. Omardath Maharaj, who is currently in Florida, said he received the news early Monday. He said that the was told that his brother was killed shortly after 11 ...

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Environmental nightmare - Trinidad News

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 7:22pm

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Environmental nightmare
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Environmentalist and Head of the Fisherman and Friends of the Sea (FFOS), Gary Aboud described yesterday's oil spill off the coast of Chaguaramas an “environmental nightmare” as authorities continued clean-up efforts along the coastline late yesterday ...

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...Another piece of Trinidad's history in danger* - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Mon, 16/10/2017 - 12:07pm

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...Another piece of Trinidad's history in danger*
Trinidad & Tobago Express
THREE weeks ago, a dump truck reversed into one of Trinidad's most treasured pieces of railway history at Stanleyville, Ste Madeleine, and tore the device from its 104-year-old foundation. There was no one in authority to intervene or penalise those ...

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Govt faces legal action over contract for helicopters, hangar * - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 1:03pm

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Govt faces legal action over contract for helicopters, hangar *
Trinidad & Tobago Express
government is facing almost $600m in litigation over contracts for five new helicopters and a state-of-the-art aircraft hangar. The helicopters and hangar were specially commissioned for Trinidad and Tobago and are parked up in the United States and ...

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Surprise departure of top Lok Jack executive * - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 1:03pm

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Surprise departure of top Lok Jack executive *
Trinidad & Tobago Express
MEET Jorge Carillo. If he looks familiar, it's because you're probably more familiar with the name he went by since 2009 while employed at the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business (ALJGSB)—Prof Miguel Carillo. These days, Carillo is the ...

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Senior PNM member suspended * - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 12:03pm

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Senior PNM member suspended *
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POLICE PROBE: People's National Movement chairman Franklin Khan, right, fields a question during yesterday's post-general council meeting press conference at Balisier House, Port of Spain. At left is public relations officer Stuart Young. —Photo: ...
PNM 'front lash' for Harry—KhanTrinidad Guardian

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Killers took a taxi to murder him - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 5:04am

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Killers took a taxi to murder him
Trinidad & Tobago Express
TWO men came by maxi taxi and killed Brandon Stephen in Sangre Grande on Saturday. Stephen, 33, of Robinson Lane, Damarie Hill, bled to death on the street. His friends with whom he was liming with moments earlier were unable to help him. Stephen ...

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Killed for a gold chain - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 2:54am

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Killed for a gold chain
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Dereck “Chicken” Hinds was shot and killed near Medine Street, San Fernando on Friday night. He was one of three men shot and killed between Friday night into Saturday morning. Reports are that Hinds, a part time vendor and maintenance worker, was ...

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Marty the zoo zebra has died - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 2:47am

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Marty the zoo zebra has died
Trinidad & Tobago Express
It was on July 28 that the Zoological Society of Trinidad and Tobago (ZSTT) announced the arrival of a pair of zebras. They animals were under a year old when they came from a Safari Wildlife Conservation Ranch in Texas. Zoological officer Sharlene ...

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Rowley 'the lowest of the low' - Trinidad News

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 2:45am

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Rowley 'the lowest of the low'
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Although she felt Rowley's comparison was “highly inappropriate and unnecessary,” co-founder of the Powerful Ladies of Trinidad and Tobago Gillian Wall, believed people were also being disrespectful in their criticism. “Our leaders continue to engage ...
"Rowley has a depraved view of women" says Network of NGOsTrinidad & Tobago Express

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TT record snapped as Iceland qualify - Trinidad and Tobago Newsday - Trinidad News

Sun, 15/10/2017 - 2:23am

TT record snapped as Iceland qualify - Trinidad and Tobago Newsday
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TRINIDAD AND Tobago qualified for their first, and only FIFA World Cup, on November 16 2005 when defender (now coach) Dennis Lawrence headed captain ...

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Trinidad and Tobago loss the most humiliating in US soccer history - ESPN FC (blog)

Sat, 14/10/2017 - 3:28am

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Trinidad and Tobago loss the most humiliating in US soccer history
ESPN FC (blog)
In the days after the failure of the United States to beat Trinidad and Tobago in a game that meant only pride to the hosts, the humiliation of the loss lingers. With an opportunity to go to an eighth World Cup on the line, the Americans showed none of ...
Ringgold coach, a Trinidad and Tobago native, says time right for US soccer changesObserver-Reporter
US World Cup absence could have wide-ranging effectsTrinidad & Tobago Express
The Real Effects of the win on 10/10/17Trinidad Guardian
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Trinidad advances cannabis biz ban, personal grow requirements - Eureka Times Standard

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 2:45pm

Trinidad advances cannabis biz ban, personal grow requirements
Eureka Times Standard
Similar to Fortuna and Blue Lake, Trinidad would ban any commercial cannabis activities within the city. California law allows people to grow up to six plants for personal use, but local governments are allowed to set certain regulations for personal ...

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