Trinidad and Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Posthumous Utt honours for Mahabir and DukeNov. 8, 2016, 11:57 PM AstRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    THE University of Trinidad and Tobago was described yesterday as "a bullet train, travelling at full throttle, along the superhighway towards the achievement of sustainable transformation of the society." President and acting Provost, Prof Dyer Narinesingh, made this assertion in delivering closing remarks at what was billed as a media breakfast to introduce 11 new honourees, nine of whom are to serve as Master Artists in Residence, at the university's campuses.

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  2. Nurse continues the fight against diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    Author Amanda Jones steps up the fight against diabetes with the launch of two new books; "Poems for Patients: A Focus on Diabetes" and "The ABCs of Diabetes for Children". And to punctuated the timely launch, Jones, who's also a registered nurse, will stage a dramatic production at the Southern Academy for the Performing Arts, San Fernando on Saturday at 6.30 p.m. Monday 14 November is World Diabetes Day, which makes the books' release quite timely as it aligns itself with this year's theme 'Eyes on Diabetes' which was pronounced by the International Diabetes Federation.

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  3. Tax-payers to compensate victim for cop's misdeedNov. 8, 2016, 8:11 Am AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    DRIVER who sued the State after he was arrested and charged with malicious wounding when he went to a police to make a report about being attacked, has been awarded damages by a High Court judge. Krishendath Siberan, 40 of Barrackpore said while the matter was a lengthy process before the magistrates' court, he felt he had received justice in the case.

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  4. Family appeals for help in finding missing Express employeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    Family and friends of a 23-year-old Express employee, Kezia Alexis have sent out an appeal for anyone who can assist in locating her after she failed to make it home last night. It reads: "I am writing on behalf of the family of Kezia Alexis who has been missing since yesterday.

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  5. Smooth Nomination DayRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | Newsday

    POLITICAL parties contesting the November 28 local government election all reported a problem- free Nomination Day yesterday and expressed confidence ahead of Election Day, which is now three weeks away. People's National Movement general secretary Ashton Ford told Newsday all of the party's 137 candidates filed their papers at offices established by the Elections and Boundaries Commission in their respective electoral districts in Trinidad.

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  6. ...local government candidates file nomination papersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    Supporters from the People's National Movement and United National Congress clash outside the Elections and Boundaries Commission Regional Office in Chaguanas on Monday following nomination day for the upcoming local Government Elections on November 28, 2016. IN true Trini election style, candidates for the local government election filed their nomination papers at various centres throughout Trinidad on Monday.

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  7. Cops kill Monster during raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    Derrick "Roti" McIntosh's 10-month run from the law came to a fatal end in Moruga yesterday, when he was shot dead by police. McIntosh, 28, of Upper Hillside, San Fernando, also known as "Monster," was wanted for the murders of cousins Michael and Alfredo Patterson and the shooting of Michael's brother Curtis back in January.

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  8. Samuel cops Presidenta s Cup at TTCF ceremonyNov. 6, 2016, 9:27 PM AstRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    The Trinidad and Tobago Cycling Federation hosted its first gala award ceremony at the National Cycling Centre in Balmain, Couva on Saturday evening where Gevan Samuel was awarded the coveted President's Cup award. The ceremony saw the gathering of Trinidad and Tobago's top cyclists to celebrate the most outstanding athletes and administrators from the youth development under-seven level, all the way to the Masters 70-plus.

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  9. Suspect a Rotia killed in shootout with copsNov. 6, 2016, 8:46 PM AstRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    A MAN known to the police as "Roti" was shot and killed during a shootout with police officers yesterday. Police said Derrick "Roti" McIntosh was a suspect in several murders and shootings within the Southern Division.

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  10. Ramjit: ILP to contest Chaguanas seats aloneRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    The Independent Liberal Party will be contesting the Chaguanas Corporation alone in the local government elections on November 28. ILP political leader Rekha Ramjit shared this information yesterday while delivering remarks at the presentation of candidates at the party's new Central office, 67 Caroni Savannah Road, Chaguanas. Ramjit also said citizens were suffering from "voter apathy" since they have been repeatedly disappointed by politicians and Trinidad and Tobago should not allow "41 people to dictate how they live".

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  11. Killing SpreeRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2016 | Trinidad and Tobago News

    KILLING SPREE Almost one week after Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley declared he intended to take a personal stake in this country's handling of the crime fight US$2M found in crocas bags Customs and Excise Division officers and police it believe is part of an elaborate money-laundering and drug operation between groups of persons from North America and the Caribbean. US$2m found in Point Lisas cargo 3 shot dead in D'abadie TWO members of a D'abadie family are now dead after they were shot in broad daylight and in full view of members of the community where they lived.

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  12. Passion for higher learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    UWI's new campus principal is Brian Copeland, professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering and dean of the Faculty of Engineering at the University of West Indies from 2007 to 2015, and head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UWI from 1997 to 2007. He succeeds recently retired Prof Clement Sankat.

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  13. Three dead in D'Abadie bloodbathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    Crime scene investigators at yesterday's murder scene at John Lane, D'Abadie, Arouca, where five people, including Frank Joseph, were shot. PHOTO: ABRAHAM DIAZ A father and son are among three people who were shot dead in a bloodbath in D'Abadie yesterday afternoon.

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  14. London Phd student in the cold over scholRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2016 | Newsday

    An ARIMA scholarship winner pursuing a doctorate in England has become a lonely soul who has not been able to pay his rent for the past five months and fears that if Government does not release funds to him, he would left out in the cold London winter. Keston Perry, 29, spoke to Sunday Newsday yesterday from London where he began pursuing a PhD in International Development at the University of London, three years ago, on a Trinidad and Tobago government scholarship.

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  15. Red Force wrap up trial match series Nov. 5, 2016, 10:53 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    The Trinidad and Tobago Red Force's final practice match ahead of the start of the Regional four-day tournament will conclude today at UTT Ground in O'Meara, Arima. The game was originally scheduled to be played as a day/night match to provide the players with a final preparation for the opening fixture of the Professional Cricket League season, which is also day/night match, against the Windward Islands Volcanoes, starting Friday.

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  16. 3 shot dead in D'abadieRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    Three men died, and the others were warded last night at hospital - one in stable condition and the other fighting for his life. - Photo: CURTIS CHASE TWO members of a D'abadie family are now dead after they were shot in broad daylight and in full view of members of the community where they lived.

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  17. Cash for gas: a few questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    There are few things Trinis love more than a good rant. The Petroleum Dealers Association obliged our insatiable appetite for bacchanal with an announcement that gas stations across the country will no longer process electronic payments.

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  18. No 'Sweat' off his back*Oct. 29, 2016, 10:32 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    DEBUT: 17-year-old first time filmmaker Josiah Persad with his Best Feature Film - Short and People's Choice awards at last month trinidad + tobago film festival awards ceremony. Seventeen-year-old Josiah Persad may very well be a film prodigy in the making.

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  19. Jaded with unemployment, murders, bad roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    In Fishing Pond, one of the eight electoral districts that make up the Sangre Grande Regional Corporation, the standard complaint by several residents was the poor road conditions. With the Local Government elections due on November 28, it is likely that roads could be hastily repaired or repaved to woo some residents.

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  20. Deya in the darknessOct. 29, 2016, 7:24 PM AstRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    Divali celebrations ended yesterday, but one deya remains lit, illuminating a path out of our present economic darkness. For whilst Finance Minister Colm Imbert plays ostrich and hides from the global energy revolution terminating the supremacy of oil and gas in Trinidad and Tobago, doing nothing after two budgets towards new foreign earnings, with reserves dwindling and debt escalating, Caroni Green Ltd , in just over two years, produced over half-a-million pounds of hot pepper, mainly for export, earning precious foreign exchange! Congratulations and our gratitude to CEO Sharma Lalla and his team and plaudits to Agriculture Minister Clarence Rambharat for continuing a good project started under the Partnership administration.

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