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By Edition On Friday, September 1st, 2017
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Former T&T Attorney General faces court on misbehavior in public office charge

PORT OF SPAIN - Former attorney general Anand Ramlogan this morning made his first court appearance on charges of misbehavior in public office and obstruction of justice, and emerged saying he looked forward to More...

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By Edition On Thursday, August 24th, 2017
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Ocean Flower forced to stay in Willemstad

WILLEMSTAD - The Ocean Flower ferry which is now docked in the port of Willemstad will stay there for a while. There is disagreement between the Canadian owner and the Trinidad and Tobago government. The ferry would More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Trinidad reportedly has western hemisphere’s highest per capita rate of ISIS recruitment

According to the State Department, the Trinidad and Tobago government reported in 2015 that more than 100 Trinidadian nationals had travelled to Syria and Iraq. WASHINGTON DC - The United States says Trinidad and More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 3rd, 2017
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Trinidad Minister fired for second time — this time just 48 hours after returning to cabinet

Marlene McDonald is likely now the shortest-serving minister in Trinidad’s history. PORT OF SPAIN - Before even getting the chance to take her seat in Dr Keith Rowley’s Cabinet, after getting a second chance More...

Bret
By Edition On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Bret brings misery

PORT OF SPAIN - Grenada and its smaller family islands as well as the Dutch dependencies of Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao were spared the wrath of Tropical Storm Bret as it roared through the Caribbean and northern More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Trinidad & Tobago and Grenada cleaning up after Tropical Storm Bret

PORT OF SPAIN - There were reports of roofs being blown off, fallen trees and power lines, and flooding in some parts of Trinidad and Tobago and Grenada as Tropical Storm Bret passed overnight, before moving along More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Tropical Storm Bret spreading heavy rain, gusty winds across Windward Islands, northern Venezuela

Tropical Storm Bret will continue to spread heavy rain and gusty winds across the southern Windward Islands and northeastern Venezuela through Tuesday. Here's the latest from the National Hurricane Center: Tropical More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Doctor convicted in Michael Jackson’s death allegedly working in Trinidad without medical license

PORT OF SPAIN - Trinidad and Tobago health authorities are investigating reports that Dr Conrad Murray, who was convicted of the involuntary manslaughter of King of Pop Michael Jackson eight years ago, has been More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
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Child marriage now illegal in Trinidad and Tobago

PORT OF SPAIN - Child marriage is now illegal in Trinidad and Tobago. On June 9, 2017, the country's parliament unanimously passed legislation to outlaw the practice, changing the legal marriage age to 18. Prior More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
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Update: Petrotrin talks with PDVSA on oil spill

PORT OF SPAIN, WILLEMSTAD - State-owned oil company Petrotrin has had discussions with its counterparts at Venezuela’s state-owned oil company PDVSA after reports that hydrocarbons had surfaced on the northeastern More...