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A HIT-and-run accident is what claimed the life of Ken “Professor” Philmore contrary to earlier reports. In eulogising her brother, yesterday, Antoinette Philmore said he did not run off the road as first reported. “He was struck from behind. He told us this with his own mouth,...
EVEN as Industrial Court judges reserved judgment until Monday, state-owned Petrotrin began distributing termination letters yesterday to its senior staff at the refinery in Pointe-a-Pierre yesterday. It was a sombre moment, with worried looks on the faces of men and women after they opened their...
PRESIDENT GENERAL of the Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) Ancel Roget slammed government as he ended his “mother of all marches” at the Brian Lara Promenade in downtown Port of Spain yesterday afternoon. Speaking to a packed promenade, Roget accused the government of contempt as...
POLICE are investigating a robbery on Thursday morning in Morvant, where a van with about $500,000 in cigarettes was stolen along with a pistol and a quantity of cash. Sources said the incident happened just after 10 am, while a salesman and a security guard were at work in Never Dirty, Morvant...
OPPOSITION Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has described a letter yesterday from Petrotrin on the distribution of letters of termination to employees as contempt of court. She was responding yesterday to the 2018/2019 budget in Parliament. Persad-Bissessar said during her presentation, she was...
THE ordeal of being a kidnap victim for five months ended early yesterday when Port of Spain teenager Darrell Cuffy was allowed to go free. Cuffy was released close to the Caroni Bird Sanctuary by his kidnappers who removed a dark cloth, which they had kept over his head for five months, and told...
Culture Matters “Unlike a lot of other people, or a lot of other panmen or arrangers, I am not really a competitor. I get to love it so much that I really want to see it grow. And grow … internationally, all over the world.” – Ken “Professor” Philmore...
THE EDITOR: Public Utilities Minister Robert Le Hunte was wrong – you have to follow the directives of the police officers and also not make a scene in public. It should have been done discreetly. Police Commissioner Gary Griffith – you cannot criticise your officers in public and on...
THE EDITOR: The budget has been presented and the price of regular gasoline has gone up, which means it will now cost more to full our tanks. I doubt very much this will cause a reduction of cars on the roads. Grocery bills are already high and only time will tell when they will get higher. So...
THE EDITOR: As a graduate of UWI, St Augustine, I am proud to have read in the newspapers that the university is now ranked among the world’s top institutions by the prestigious Times Higher Education World University Rankings. This is the first time that UWI has achieved this remarkable...


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