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    Ganga: TTCB Executive clinging to office

    News day / FORMER West Indies and TT cricketer, Daren Ganga, said the failure of the TT Cricket Board (TTCB) to implement recommendations of the Independent Review Committee (IRC) continues to show the board’s lack of concern for TT cricket. In September 2017, a three-person IRC was appointed by the TTCB to examine its governance…

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    The most contented man

    Trinidad Express / When we first saw Hayman Arjoon, he was talking to a Zebu under a tree. The calf was a bit stubborn and didn’t want to leave the midday shade for a pasture where the grass was greener. So there was Arjoon, encouraging his animal, gently. He was in no rush. Why would he be?…

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    McKnight, Brooks cop silver in Grenada Invi

    The Trinidad Guardian / Sparkle McKnight,Alena Brooks and Lalonde Gordon each had success at the second annual Grenada Invitational on Saturday night at the Kirani James Athletics Stadium in St George’s. Both McKnight and Brooks copped silver medals in their respective races. McKnight crossed in 56.59 to finish runner-up to Jamaica’s Yanique Haye-Smith in 56.38…

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    Ganga wants TTCB to act now

    The Trinidad Guardian / Former national cricket captain Daren Ganga is condemning the T&T Cricket Board (TTCB), being led by Azim Bassarath, for its failure to implement the recommendations of an Independent Review Committee (IRC) which was set up for the sole purpose of considering the constitutional arrangements of the Board. In a strongly worded…

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    Trini wins Americas Regional Award

    The Trinidad Guardian / T&T’s Jonathan Barcant has received the Caribbean and the Americas Regional Award for Excellence in Development at the Commonwealth Youth Awards. He received the award for his work in T&T on building climate change resilience through adaptation, and towards reducing the damage caused by climate change. Climate Action is the United…

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    Defence Force, Paragon win UWI hockey titles

    News day / Sherdon Pierre Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force and Paragon Women’s team were crowned champions of the UWI Invitational Indoor Tournament yesterday at UWI-SPEC, St Augustine. Kristin Thompson scored a spectacular five goals for Paragon in the Women’s final as they whipped Ventures 8-4 to claim the top prize. Thompson was ruthless in…

  • Breaking News

    Ramdin’s century lifts Preysal into T20 semis

    News day / DENESH RAMDIN smashed Preysal Sports into the semifinals of the Championship Division T20 semifinals with an unbeaten even hundred on Saturday against Moosai Sports at the National Cricket Centre in Balmain, Couva. Also into the last four to be contested on Friday at the Brian Lara Stadium in Tarouba are MYO, who…

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    Hillview brush ‘Pres’ aside to reach T20 final

    News day / NICKOLAI MADRAY Defending champions Hillview College defeated Presentation College Chaguanas by eight wickets on Saturday to reach the final of Powergen’s Intercol T20 at the Brian Lara Academy in Tarouba. Hillview will face Naparima College, looking to claim their second title of the season in the final on May 4. Batting first,…

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    Focus on research by UWI

    The Trinidad Guardian / The corporate community needs to pay more attention to research since findings can lead to better decision-making. That was the call made by Acolla Cameron, Head of the Management Studies Department, at UWI, which hosted its second Research Week. Cameron said decisions should be based on data and actual research conducted…

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    COP to contest 41 seats in next general election

    The Trinidad Guardian / Congress of the People (COP) leader Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan says the party is preparing to fight the next general election is all 41 constituencies. Speaking at a press conference as the new executive was installed a the St Augustine South Community Centre yesterday, she said the party was aware there was a…

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  • Breaking News

    Ganga: TTCB Executive clinging to office

    News day / FORMER West Indies and TT cricketer, Daren Ganga, said the failure of the TT Cricket Board (TTCB) to implement recommendations of the Independent Review Committee (IRC) continues to show the board’s lack of concern for TT cricket. In September 2017, a three-person IRC was appointed by the TTCB to examine its governance…

  • Breaking News

    The most contented man

    Trinidad Express / When we first saw Hayman Arjoon, he was talking to a Zebu under a tree. The calf was a bit stubborn and didn’t want to leave the midday shade for a pasture where the grass was greener. So there was Arjoon, encouraging his animal, gently. He was in no rush. Why would he be?…

  • Breaking News

    McKnight, Brooks cop silver in Grenada Invi

    The Trinidad Guardian / Sparkle McKnight,Alena Brooks and Lalonde Gordon each had success at the second annual Grenada Invitational on Saturday night at the Kirani James Athletics Stadium in St George’s. Both McKnight and Brooks copped silver medals in their respective races. McKnight crossed in 56.59 to finish runner-up to Jamaica’s Yanique Haye-Smith in 56.38…

  • Breaking News

    Ganga wants TTCB to act now

    The Trinidad Guardian / Former national cricket captain Daren Ganga is condemning the T&T Cricket Board (TTCB), being led by Azim Bassarath, for its failure to implement the recommendations of an Independent Review Committee (IRC) which was set up for the sole purpose of considering the constitutional arrangements of the Board. In a strongly worded…

  • Breaking News

    Trini wins Americas Regional Award

    The Trinidad Guardian / T&T’s Jonathan Barcant has received the Caribbean and the Americas Regional Award for Excellence in Development at the Commonwealth Youth Awards. He received the award for his work in T&T on building climate change resilience through adaptation, and towards reducing the damage caused by climate change. Climate Action is the United…

  • Breaking News

    Defence Force, Paragon win UWI hockey titles

    News day / Sherdon Pierre Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force and Paragon Women’s team were crowned champions of the UWI Invitational Indoor Tournament yesterday at UWI-SPEC, St Augustine. Kristin Thompson scored a spectacular five goals for Paragon in the Women’s final as they whipped Ventures 8-4 to claim the top prize. Thompson was ruthless in…

  • Breaking News

    Ramdin’s century lifts Preysal into T20 semis

    News day / DENESH RAMDIN smashed Preysal Sports into the semifinals of the Championship Division T20 semifinals with an unbeaten even hundred on Saturday against Moosai Sports at the National Cricket Centre in Balmain, Couva. Also into the last four to be contested on Friday at the Brian Lara Stadium in Tarouba are MYO, who…

  • Breaking News

    Hillview brush ‘Pres’ aside to reach T20 final

    News day / NICKOLAI MADRAY Defending champions Hillview College defeated Presentation College Chaguanas by eight wickets on Saturday to reach the final of Powergen’s Intercol T20 at the Brian Lara Academy in Tarouba. Hillview will face Naparima College, looking to claim their second title of the season in the final on May 4. Batting first,…

  • Breaking News

    Focus on research by UWI

    The Trinidad Guardian / The corporate community needs to pay more attention to research since findings can lead to better decision-making. That was the call made by Acolla Cameron, Head of the Management Studies Department, at UWI, which hosted its second Research Week. Cameron said decisions should be based on data and actual research conducted…

  • Breaking News

    COP to contest 41 seats in next general election

    The Trinidad Guardian / Congress of the People (COP) leader Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan says the party is preparing to fight the next general election is all 41 constituencies. Speaking at a press conference as the new executive was installed a the St Augustine South Community Centre yesterday, she said the party was aware there was a…

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    Hosein: Local Govt to start own river-desilting

    News day / WITH the Ministry of Works and Transport having officially launched its river desilting program last Saturday, the Ministry of Rural Development and Local Government is expected to begin its own program throughout all 14 corporations shortly. The Ministry of Works’ program targets the nation’s major rivers and watercourses with line minister Rohan…

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    5 relatives chopped during land dispute

    The Trinidad Guardian / A Diego Martin mother is now appealing to the Housing Development Corporation for home after she and four relatives were chopped about their bodies at their Bagatelle Road, Diego Martin home yesterday. Nicole Edwards, 32, a mother of two, common-law husband Darren Joseph, 42, and relatives Rico Joseph, 29, Wendell Joseph,…

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    Roodal wants HDC moratorium

    The Trinidad Guardian / Oropouche East MP Dr Roodal Moonilal says many of the 352 tenants who are in arrears in four Housing Development Corporation (HDC) communities are people who have lost their jobs in recent times. His comment comes on the heels of a statement in Parliament on Friday by acting Prime Minister Colm…

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    Shaka donates boots to T&T Maestros

    News day / Former Trinidad and Tobago goalkeeper and current ESPN FC analyst, Shaka Hislop, surprised T&T Maestros with a visit on Saturday during a training session at the Laventille Community Complex. Hislop has partnered with the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service to assist football clubs in the Morvant/Laventille area. The 49 year old, who…

  • Breaking News

    Iere stages Temple in the Sea

    The Trinidad Guardian / When Indian immigrant and the son of indentured labourers, Sewdass Sadhu, returned to Trinidad from India in the mid-1940s it was as a man on a mission to recreate the sacred aura of the Ganges River he had witnessed in his native land. He was born in Benares in 1903 to…

  • Breaking News

    We must protect asylum-seekers

    The Trinidad Guardian / The United Nations (UN) has raised deep concerns over Saturday’s deportation of 82 Venezuelan nationals from T&T, among them asylum seekers, saying they could not verify whether it was a “voluntary repatriation” process as claimed by the Ministry of National Security. It is also of the belief, like many locals and…

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    ECLAC: Caribbean economies will grow

    The Trinidad Guardian / SANTIAGO, CHILE—The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has updated its economic activity growth projections for the region this year, keeping its estimate for average regional expansion at 2.2 per cent, after growing 1.2 per cent last year. It said this regional projection is the same as what…

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    Dr Morgan Job has cancer, needs help $$

    Trinidad Express / Author, economist, former parliamentarian, radio host and equal rights advocate Dr. Morgan Job is in a fight for his life. Job has been diagnosed with late-stage pancreatic cancer and needs help with covering his medical expenses. According to a GoFundMe account created for Job, he remains optimistic and continues to soldier on…

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    Fromhistory to memory

    News day / IT might be hard to make up your mind, as there is a wide selection to choose from for this year’s Newsday T&T People’s Choice Book of The Year in the NGC Bocas Lit Fest. Eventually six will be chosen from the 39 and then the final one, which will become this…

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    Bas alive and kicking

    The Trinidad Guardian / Former prime minister Basdeo Panday yesterday took to social media to deny fake reports that he was dead. Responding to claikms he had died overnight, Panday, in a Facebook post, wrote: “I am alive and intend to be so until I die.” His daughter Mickela also attempted to assure her father…

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    Sheron’s ‘friend’ gunned down

    Trinidad Express / A 20-YEAR-OLD Chaguanas man who was a friend and associate of slain real estate and used car dealer Sheron Sukhdeo, was shot dead outside his home on Sunday afternoon. Joshua Plaza of Savannah Heights, Charlieville died at the scene. Just seconds before he was killed, Plaza received a telephone call after which…

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    Naparima to meet Hillview in Intercol final

    The Trinidad Guardian / Naparima College will meet Hillview College in the final of the PowerGen Intercol competition on May 4 at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba. Naps will have revenge on their mind as they lost in the final to Hillview last year at the National Cricket Centre (NCC) in Couva. Naps…

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    Venezuelans legally in T&T running scared

    The Trinidad Guardian / A Venezuelan woman seeking asylum here in T&T says she fears for the lives of the 82 people who were repatriated on Saturday. The woman, a 46-year-old attorney, said many of them, especially those who had already started the process for asylum and refugee status, could face possible lawsuits and even…

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    Reinventing our politics

    News day / SHEREEN ALI “SOMEBODY a long time ago must have sat down and said: ‘Trinidad will be the land of purgatory. In this land we will create systems which will frustrate and divide people.’ And then they did exactly that.” This is Philip Franco talking in an interview at his office in Cascade,…

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    Fuad Khan: AG making a mockery of TT

    News day / Former Health Minister and opposition MP Dr. Fuad Khan criticised the Attorney General and the current administration for what he described as a hypocritical, heartless and unconcerned act against 82 Venezuelan nationals who were deported over the weekend. According to a release, this morning, Khan says the act breached Article 31 of…

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    Ramdin hits century

    The Trinidad Guardian / Early Saturday, fake news would have occupied the thoughts of Denesh Ramdin but later in the night it was time to take revenge with the bat, as he smacked a century to take Preysal into the semifinals of the T&T Cricket Board (TTCB) Championship Division Twenty20 (T20) tournament. A story had…

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    Concert for St Theresa’s church bell tower

    The Trinidad Guardian / As parishioners of St Theresa’s RC Church in Woodbrook continue raising funds for their Bell Tower Fund, a concert will be held at the church on De Verteuil Street on May 11, headlined by honey-voiced Natasha Babwah-Tim Kee. As a young girl, Natasha Babwah’s principal would call on her to sing…

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    Ganga: TTCB Executive clinging to office

    News day / FORMER West Indies and TT cricketer, Daren Ganga, said the failure of the TT Cricket Board (TTCB) to implement recommendations of the Independent Review Committee (IRC) continues to show the board’s lack of concern for TT cricket. In September 2017, a three-person IRC was appointed by the TTCB to examine its governance…

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    AG requests Immigration Report

    News day / Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi has said he will be requesting a full report on the deportation of 82 Venezuela nationals on Saturday. In a call late last night, the AG added that he will issue a media statement with further details Monday. On Saturday, National Security Minister Edmund Dillon said he was…

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  • Ganga: TTCB Executive clinging to office

    News day / FORMER West Indies and TT cricketer, Daren Ganga, said the failure of the TT Cricket Board (TTCB) to implement recommendations of the Independent Review Committee (IRC) continues to show the board’s lack of concern for TT cricket. In September 2017, a three-person IRC was appointed by the TTCB to examine its governance…

  • The most contented man

    Trinidad Express / When we first saw Hayman Arjoon, he was talking to a Zebu under a tree. The calf was a bit stubborn and didn’t want to leave the midday shade for a pasture where the grass was greener. So there was Arjoon, encouraging his animal, gently. He was in no rush. Why would he be?…

  • McKnight, Brooks cop silver in Grenada Invi

    The Trinidad Guardian / Sparkle McKnight,Alena Brooks and Lalonde Gordon each had success at the second annual Grenada Invitational on Saturday night at the Kirani James Athletics Stadium in St George’s. Both McKnight and Brooks copped silver medals in their respective races. McKnight crossed in 56.59 to finish runner-up to Jamaica’s Yanique Haye-Smith in 56.38…

  • Ganga wants TTCB to act now

    The Trinidad Guardian / Former national cricket captain Daren Ganga is condemning the T&T Cricket Board (TTCB), being led by Azim Bassarath, for its failure to implement the recommendations of an Independent Review Committee (IRC) which was set up for the sole purpose of considering the constitutional arrangements of the Board. In a strongly worded…

  • Trini wins Americas Regional Award

    The Trinidad Guardian / T&T’s Jonathan Barcant has received the Caribbean and the Americas Regional Award for Excellence in Development at the Commonwealth Youth Awards. He received the award for his work in T&T on building climate change resilience through adaptation, and towards reducing the damage caused by climate change. Climate Action is the United…

  • Defence Force, Paragon win UWI hockey titles

    News day / Sherdon Pierre Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force and Paragon Women’s team were crowned champions of the UWI Invitational Indoor Tournament yesterday at UWI-SPEC, St Augustine. Kristin Thompson scored a spectacular five goals for Paragon in the Women’s final as they whipped Ventures 8-4 to claim the top prize. Thompson was ruthless in…

  • Ramdin’s century lifts Preysal into T20 semis

    News day / DENESH RAMDIN smashed Preysal Sports into the semifinals of the Championship Division T20 semifinals with an unbeaten even hundred on Saturday against Moosai Sports at the National Cricket Centre in Balmain, Couva. Also into the last four to be contested on Friday at the Brian Lara Stadium in Tarouba are MYO, who…

  • Hillview brush ‘Pres’ aside to reach T20 final

    News day / NICKOLAI MADRAY Defending champions Hillview College defeated Presentation College Chaguanas by eight wickets on Saturday to reach the final of Powergen’s Intercol T20 at the Brian Lara Academy in Tarouba. Hillview will face Naparima College, looking to claim their second title of the season in the final on May 4. Batting first,…

  • Focus on research by UWI

    The Trinidad Guardian / The corporate community needs to pay more attention to research since findings can lead to better decision-making. That was the call made by Acolla Cameron, Head of the Management Studies Department, at UWI, which hosted its second Research Week. Cameron said decisions should be based on data and actual research conducted…

  • COP to contest 41 seats in next general election

    The Trinidad Guardian / Congress of the People (COP) leader Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan says the party is preparing to fight the next general election is all 41 constituencies. Speaking at a press conference as the new executive was installed a the St Augustine South Community Centre yesterday, she said the party was aware there was a…

  • Hosein: Local Govt to start own river-desilting

    News day / WITH the Ministry of Works and Transport having officially launched its river desilting program last Saturday, the Ministry of Rural Development and Local Government is expected to begin its own program throughout all 14 corporations shortly. The Ministry of Works’ program targets the nation’s major rivers and watercourses with line minister Rohan…

  • 5 relatives chopped during land dispute

    The Trinidad Guardian / A Diego Martin mother is now appealing to the Housing Development Corporation for home after she and four relatives were chopped about their bodies at their Bagatelle Road, Diego Martin home yesterday. Nicole Edwards, 32, a mother of two, common-law husband Darren Joseph, 42, and relatives Rico Joseph, 29, Wendell Joseph,…

  • Roodal wants HDC moratorium

    The Trinidad Guardian / Oropouche East MP Dr Roodal Moonilal says many of the 352 tenants who are in arrears in four Housing Development Corporation (HDC) communities are people who have lost their jobs in recent times. His comment comes on the heels of a statement in Parliament on Friday by acting Prime Minister Colm…

  • Prison’s Commissioner: Officer’s car torching a private matter

    News day / Commissioner of Prisons Gerard Wilson says an incident in which the vehicle of a prison officer was set on fire has not been reported to him and believes it may have been the result of a private matter. Speaking with Newsday this morning, Wilson said he was unable to comment on the…

  • Shaka donates boots to T&T Maestros

    News day / Former Trinidad and Tobago goalkeeper and current ESPN FC analyst, Shaka Hislop, surprised T&T Maestros with a visit on Saturday during a training session at the Laventille Community Complex. Hislop has partnered with the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service to assist football clubs in the Morvant/Laventille area. The 49 year old, who…

  • Iere stages Temple in the Sea

    The Trinidad Guardian / When Indian immigrant and the son of indentured labourers, Sewdass Sadhu, returned to Trinidad from India in the mid-1940s it was as a man on a mission to recreate the sacred aura of the Ganges River he had witnessed in his native land. He was born in Benares in 1903 to…

  • We must protect asylum-seekers

    The Trinidad Guardian / The United Nations (UN) has raised deep concerns over Saturday’s deportation of 82 Venezuelan nationals from T&T, among them asylum seekers, saying they could not verify whether it was a “voluntary repatriation” process as claimed by the Ministry of National Security. It is also of the belief, like many locals and…

  • ECLAC: Caribbean economies will grow

    The Trinidad Guardian / SANTIAGO, CHILE—The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has updated its economic activity growth projections for the region this year, keeping its estimate for average regional expansion at 2.2 per cent, after growing 1.2 per cent last year. It said this regional projection is the same as what…

  • Dr Morgan Job has cancer, needs help $$

    Trinidad Express / Author, economist, former parliamentarian, radio host and equal rights advocate Dr. Morgan Job is in a fight for his life. Job has been diagnosed with late-stage pancreatic cancer and needs help with covering his medical expenses. According to a GoFundMe account created for Job, he remains optimistic and continues to soldier on…

  • Fromhistory to memory

    News day / IT might be hard to make up your mind, as there is a wide selection to choose from for this year’s Newsday T&T People’s Choice Book of The Year in the NGC Bocas Lit Fest. Eventually six will be chosen from the 39 and then the final one, which will become this…

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  • Casa Blanca pide a Suprema restituir el veto migratorio

    Casa Blanca pide a Suprema restituir el veto migratorio   El gobierno del Presidente Donald Trump pidió anoche a la Corte Suprema de EE.UU. que restablezca la prohibición temporal de viaje al país desde seis naciones de mayoría musulmana, luego de que fuera bloqueada por tribunales inferiores que la consideraron discriminatoria. Para decidir si se…

  • Martin Lustgarten Acherman Waters ||// ¿Hacia la tercera guerra mundial?, por Francesco Tucci

    Actualmente, EE.UU. mantiene fuertes tensiones con Rusia, un mayor involucramiento en la guerra siria y una fuerte presión sobre Corea del Norte para que abandone su programa nuclear. Esta escalada preocupa a la opinión pública, pero ¿acaso estamos cerca de un nuevo conflicto mundial? Analizando fríamente los escenarios de crisis, estos evidencian riesgos de conflictos;…

  • Martin Lustgarten Acherman Waters ||// ¿Hacia la tercera guerra mundial?, por Francesco Tucci

    Actualmente, EE.UU. mantiene fuertes tensiones con Rusia, un mayor involucramiento en la guerra siria y una fuerte presión sobre Corea del Norte para que abandone su programa nuclear. Esta escalada preocupa a la opinión pública, pero ¿acaso estamos cerca de un nuevo conflicto mundial? Analizando fríamente los escenarios de crisis, estos evidencian riesgos de conflictos;…

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