UTT postpones 2020 Presentation of Graduates Ceremonies

UTT has postponed its Presentation of Graduates Ceremonies 2020. The University says it recently conducted a survey in collaboration with the Student Guild, to obtain...

Imbert: Finance Ministry working to clear grant backlog

The backlog of Salary Relief Grant applications has the attention of the Finance Ministry, according to Minister Colm Imbert. At today’s post-cabinet media briefing, he...

Imbert: No decisions yet to sell Long Circular and Trincity Malls

No decision has been taken yet to sell Long Circular and Trincity Malls according to the Finance Minister. Today at the post-cabinet media briefing Mr...

Reservoir levels improving, Caroni/Arena still of concern

Reservoir levels have generally improved across Trinidad and Tobago. The Caroni/Arena dam however continues to be of concern, as it remains well below its regular...

Health Minister visits Couva Hospital

Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh met with key members of the clinical team at the Couva Hospital, during a visit to the facility on Sunday. According...

Cabo Star lease renewed for at least 2 years

The Cabo Star cargo vessel will continue servicing the inter-island sea bridge at a reduced rate for at least two more years as a...

Praise for Ranveer Singh’s efforts for official recognition of Indian Sign...

Ranveer Singh has been urging authorities to consider and declare Indian Sign Language (ISL) as the 23rd official language of India. The superstar recently signed...

Industrial Court: Several offences raised during COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic should not be used as an excuse to flout labour standards according to the Industrial Court President. Mrs Deborah Thomas-Felix today spoke...

Payments start for 18 applicants of tourism grant

18 successful applicants of the COVID-19 tourism grant are in line to receive the first half of their allocations with payments having started on...

Diego Martin man charged with starting fire at Health Ministry Head...

A 27-year-old Diego Martin man has been charged with maliciously setting fire to the Health Ministry’s head office. Around 1:30am on August 8th, a fire...

Can we really trust you?

During the curtailed ceremonial opening of the 12th Republican Parliament, the President asked a critical question of our lawmakers on behalf of a friend...

Vox Pop

“It is crucial that we understand there exist systems designed to oppress. Because really, there are not just a few bad apples, the problem...

6PM: 2 COVID-19 deaths, 98 additional cases confirmed

COVID-19 related deaths are now at 60, following the passing of two patients. According to the Health Ministry, the persons are an elderly male and...

MP: no water for weeks in parts of San Juan, Barataria,...

Barataria/San Juan MP Saddam Hosein is calling on WASA to address a water shortage in his area. According to Mr Hosein, residents in several parts...