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ESPN Cricinfo
Rabada dominates CSA awardsHis 13 for 144 against England at Centurion in January has only been bettered b
Rabada dominates CSA awards
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 3 hours ago
His 13 for 144 against England at Centurion in January has only been bettered by Makhaya Ntini, who took 13 for 132 in Port of Spain in 2005, while Rabada's 6 for 16 on ODI debut against Bangladesh in July last year, a performance which also... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
New protest for Trinis detained in VenezuelaSupporters of the five T&T nationals detained in Venezuela since March 2014 are
New protest for Trinis detained in Venezuela
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 4 hours ago
Supporters of the five T&T nationals detained in Venezuela since March 2014 are now planning a double protest demonstration. Yesterday, they joined Venezuelan calls for release of the four Venezuelan men currently serving life prison sentences in... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Independent board neededA High Court Judge is calling for an independent medical board to be establishe
Independent board needed
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 4 hours ago
A High Court Judge is calling for an independent medical board to be established to provide expert opinions to members of the public who may be the victims of medical negligence. Justice Frank Seepersad made the plea in the Port-of-Spain High Court... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Four double-tons in a day, and a Eddie Redmayne lookalikescored around the world - when was this?asked Ranjit Prasad from India The day
Four double-tons in a day, and a Eddie Redmayne lookalike
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 17 hours ago
scored around the world - when was this?asked Ranjit Prasad from India The day in question was March 14, 1999. The first of them came when Herschelle Gibbs took his overnight 101 to 211 not out for South Africa (who declared at 442 for 1) against... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Do or die for Knight Riders against hostThe emergence of the St Lucia Zouks in this year’s Hero Caribbean Premier Leagu
Do or die for Knight Riders against host
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
The emergence of the St Lucia Zouks in this year’s Hero Caribbean Premier League T20 tournament has left the Trinbago Knight Riders in a dicey position. With the top four teams entering into the play-offs, Jamaica Tallawahs, Guyana Amazon Warriors,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Seales: Statutory rape hard to convictSecuring a conviction in statutory rape cases can be somewhat difficult as ther
Seales: Statutory rape hard to convict
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
Securing a conviction in statutory rape cases can be somewhat difficult as there is unwillingness on the part of the victim to give evidence. So said president of the Police Service Social and Welfare Association, Insp Michael Seales, as he... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
No-confidence motion flopsA petition calling for the removal of Law Association president Reginald Armour
No-confidence motion flops
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
A petition calling for the removal of Law Association president Reginald Armour, SC, and vice-president Gerry Brooks failed to get off the ground yesterday after almost half of the attorneys who initially supported it withdrew their... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Death threat carried out on PH driverA Laventille man who relatives said had been threatened repeatedly was called o
Death threat carried out on PH driver
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
A Laventille man who relatives said had been threatened repeatedly was called out of his home and shot dead in his yard yesterday afternoon. Kenwyn “Mikey” Prescod, 27, was murdered as he was about to leave his home at Trou Macaque to work his PH... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Robocop murder weapon used in Sea Lots shootingThe AR-15 assault rifle that was used in the killing of Selwyn “Robocop” Alexis
Robocop murder weapon used in Sea Lots shooting
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
The AR-15 assault rifle that was used in the killing of Selwyn “Robocop” Alexis is the same type of weapon that was used to shoot police officer Sgt Ricardo Morris multiple times in Sea Lots in May. Morris managed to survive. Police also discovered... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
First T&T Strongman contest set for August 20Valdeen Shears-Neptune There is an art and science to exhibiting true strength
First T&T Strongman contest set for August 20
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
Valdeen Shears-Neptune There is an art and science to exhibiting true strength. It’s not only about the glamour of ripped “six packs,” buffed biceps or sexy bikini bodies. For Kenneth Lowe, who started lifting weights at age 14, it’s also about the... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Residents adapting to crimegirl stops running around the yard in her Johnson Street, Enterprise, home and
Residents adapting to crime
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
girl stops running around the yard in her Johnson Street, Enterprise, home and trains her eyes on a gun held by a police officer patrolling the area. Turning to the nearest adult, the child asks: “The police going to shoot we?” Her friends all... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
No-confidence vote tomorrowA special general meeting of the Law Association will be held tomorrow when a m
No-confidence vote tomorrow
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
A special general meeting of the Law Association will be held tomorrow when a motion of no confidence is to be moved against the association’s president Senior Counsel Reginald Armour and vice president Gerry Brooks for conduct deemed... Read more
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#WIvsIND: Amit Mishra's batting record goes unnoticed as Kohli-Ashwin call the shotsfifth wicket vs West Indies in the Caribbean in Tests - the highest being 204 b
#WIvsIND: Amit Mishra's batting record goes unnoticed as Kohli-Ashwin call the shots
dna / Posted 3 days ago
fifth wicket vs West Indies in the Caribbean in Tests - the highest being 204 between Sunil Gavaskar and Brijesh Patel at Port of Spain in March 1976. # The partnership is the highest fifth-wicket stand in Tests at North Sound, Antigua, eclipsing... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
India vs West Indies: Kohli, Ashwin shatter multiple recordsfifth wicket vs West Indies in the Caribbean in Tests - the highest being 204 b
India vs West Indies: Kohli, Ashwin shatter multiple records
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
fifth wicket vs West Indies in the Caribbean in Tests - the highest being 204 between Sunil Gavaskar and Brijesh Patel at Port of Spain in March 1976. The partnership is the highest fifth-wicket stand in Tests at North Sound, Antigua, eclipsing... Read more
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The Hindu
India's tour of West Indies: West Indies vs India first Test at North Soundfifth wicket vs West Indies in the Caribbean in Tests — the highest being 204 b
India's tour of West Indies: West Indies vs India first Test at North Sound
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
fifth wicket vs West Indies in the Caribbean in Tests — the highest being 204 between Sunil Gavaskar and Brijesh Patel at Port of Spain in March 1976. # The partnership is the highest fifth-wicket stand in Tests at North Sound, Antigua, eclipsing... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Deyalsingh has dengue feverTerrence Deyalsingh, who embarked on a nationwide drive several months ago to e
Deyalsingh has dengue fever
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Terrence Deyalsingh, who embarked on a nationwide drive several months ago to encourage citizens to rid their surroundings of potential breeding sites in order to reduce the spread of mosquito-borne viruses, has contracted the dengue fever... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Media must listen carefullyyesterday clarified statements that the $12 billion in uncollected Value Added
Media must listen carefully
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
yesterday clarified statements that the $12 billion in uncollected Value Added Tax (VAT) which he spoke about was taken out of context by the media. Yesterday, Al-Rawi cleared his position on the matter at a press conference at the Hyatt Regency,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
1,300 prisoners may walk freeApproximately 1,300 prisoners in remand are now being considered for bail by th
1,300 prisoners may walk free
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Approximately 1,300 prisoners in remand are now being considered for bail by the State from August 15. In light of this new development, due to the failure of the Opposition to support the Government’s recent move to extend the Bail Amendment Bill,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Children should not get married before 18The ayes have it. That was the consensus of over 300 teenagers who yesterday u
Children should not get married before 18
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
The ayes have it. That was the consensus of over 300 teenagers who yesterday unanimously agreed at a public consultation that children should not get married before the age of 18. The consultation, titled Married Acts and Issues Related to... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Football to help curb crime at St Paul’sThe Football 7s Association of T&T and the Miscellaneous Group have signed a pa
Football to help curb crime at St Paul’s
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
The Football 7s Association of T&T and the Miscellaneous Group have signed a partnership deal with the Inter Agency Task Force for this year’s tournament at St Paul’s Street Multi Purpose Complex, Port-of-Spain. The tournament, titled “Hearts and... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Carnival tempo risingthere will be no let up in live entertainment and Carnival 2017 events until As
Carnival tempo rising
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
there will be no let up in live entertainment and Carnival 2017 events until Ash Wednesday next year. Thus far, a number of mas bands have launched their presentations, and last Saturday it was the turn of Tribe (Zero Degrees: Life Below Zero);... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Mom sees first step for justicefirst step towards justice when a pre-school teacher appeared in court on Wedne
Mom sees first step for justice
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
first step towards justice when a pre-school teacher appeared in court on Wednesday charged with manslaughter, arising out of her daughter’s drowning at a public pool. Speaking with the T&T Guardian yesterday, Forde, a manager at a casino, said... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Kohli's banner day in Antiguato score a Test century in West Indies. Virat Kohli became the third India capt
Kohli's banner day in Antigua
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 5 days ago
to score a Test century in West Indies. Virat Kohli became the third India captain to do so after Kapil Dev (100*) in Port of Spain in 1982-83 and Rahul Dravid (146) in 2006. Kohli is the only India player to score 50-plus as a captain in his... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
West Indies v India Test series guide: How can I watch it on TV in Australia, fixtures, form guideNational Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia Fourth Test – 12am, August 19 t
West Indies v India Test series guide: How can I watch it on TV in Australia, fixtures, form guide
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia Fourth Test – 12am, August 19 to August 23 (AEST) at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad THE TEAMS West Indies A lot has happened since the West Indies last played Test cricket against... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
RBC helps youths to say YESWithout fuss or fanfare, a relatively young non-profit organisation is literall
RBC helps youths to say YES
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
Without fuss or fanfare, a relatively young non-profit organisation is literally working wonders among at-risk youths in east Port-of-Spain and other communities, building self-esteem, steering them away from a life of crime and leading them toward... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Giving Back by Paying it ForwardJohnson and Finance Manager Amber Morey, will consist of up to 12 volunteers wh
Giving Back by Paying it Forward
The Source Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
Johnson and Finance Manager Amber Morey, will consist of up to 12 volunteers who will stay in accommodations near the Port of Spain while helping a Trinidad family build their own home. Alderin, who is working this summer at Camp Sherman's... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Yasir's 13 going on 100, and 42-year-old centurionsthere, but the first by an Asian bowler - took him to 86 wickets after only 13
Yasir's 13 going on 100, and 42-year-old centurions
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 8 days ago
there, but the first by an Asian bowler - took him to 86 wickets after only 13 Tests, more than anyone else at that stage of a career. He has eclipsed a trio of famous 19th-century bowlers: the Australian "Terror" Charles Turner had 81 wickets... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Man charged after getting granddaughter, 15, pregnanther and she told them her grandfather had had sex with her. She also told them
Man charged after getting granddaughter, 15, pregnant
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
her and she told them her grandfather had had sex with her. She also told them he buggered her. The girl’s parents made a report to the police in January 2015 and she gave birth one month after, in February. Police said the incidents took place... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
2 die in Tobago crashAn early morning accident claimed the lives of two people and left one hospital
2 die in Tobago crash
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
An early morning accident claimed the lives of two people and left one hospitalised in critical condition here yesterday. Police said Obinna Daniel, 16 and Aaron George 20, died after the vehicle they were travelling in was involved in a collision... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
The Rise and Fallvillage, in the early 1900s was to have a unique place in Trinidad’s oil histor
The Rise and Fall
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
village, in the early 1900s was to have a unique place in Trinidad’s oil history as well as British military history. A report forwarded to British industrialist Alexander Duckham from his geologist in Trinidad confirmed the presence of extensive... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Barry brings comedy to Cool NightsCacique-award winning playwright Eric Barry was in fine form at the second edit
Barry brings comedy to Cool Nights
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
Cacique-award winning playwright Eric Barry was in fine form at the second edition of the concert series Cool Nights with Gillian Moor on June 3. Barry had the audience in stitches as he performed at the Kaiso Blues Cafe on Woodford Street,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Njisane gets his wish as Francis backs downDavid Francis heeded the call by a number of individuals to step down as Team T
Njisane gets his wish as Francis backs down
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
David Francis heeded the call by a number of individuals to step down as Team TTO cycling manager for the Rio Olympic Games and voluntarily withdrew from his appointment according to a release yesterday from the T&T Olympic Committee (TTOC). On... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Zika, disease fears in East Dry RiverResidents of East Port-of-Spain and environs have expressed fear of a possible
Zika, disease fears in East Dry River
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
Residents of East Port-of-Spain and environs have expressed fear of a possible outbreak of the Zika virus, cholera or other infectious diseases since homeless people and drug addicts have taken over the East Dry River and are dumping their garbage in... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Judge on aspects of top cop selection order: UnconstitutionalA judge has ruled that certain aspects of Cabinet’s new proposal for the select
Judge on aspects of top cop selection order: Unconstitutional
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
A judge has ruled that certain aspects of Cabinet’s new proposal for the selection and appointment of a police commissioner and his deputies are unconstitutional. Deliverering a 51-page judgment in the Port-of-Spain High Court yesterday, Justice... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Right thinking T&T knows truth“Right thinking people know the truth. The rest can’t be convinced.” That’s ho
Right thinking T&T knows truth
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
“Right thinking people know the truth. The rest can’t be convinced.” That’s how Brian Manning, son of the late prime minister Patrick Manning, responded in a Facebook message to the T&T Guardian yesterday about Sat Maharaj’s claims his father was a... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Unbeaten T&T, Guyana U17s clash tomorrowRain played havoc with the third round of the West Indies Cricket Board Under-1
Unbeaten T&T, Guyana U17s clash tomorrow
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Rain played havoc with the third round of the West Indies Cricket Board Under-17 Tournament yesterday, as no play was possible due to waterlogged outfields at the three designated venues in central Trinidad. Joint leaders T&T were scheduled to play... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Young and moving onBombarded by a torrent of toxic and negative news in media about the current st
Young and moving on
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Bombarded by a torrent of toxic and negative news in media about the current state and future of our nation, we citizens need to take some time out, take a deep breath and recognise and applaud the positives so many of our nation’s youth have been... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Team TTO set for Rio medal questfor next month’s Olympic Games, the delegation will be the largest ever from th
Team TTO set for Rio medal quest
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
for next month’s Olympic Games, the delegation will be the largest ever from this country, to participate at the biggest sporting event in the world. T&T’s contingent heading to Rio de Janiero, will include 25 returning Olympians and eight... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
The India sub-plot to Pakistan’s return to Englandof the developments since Pakistan’s last Test against England will end three d
The India sub-plot to Pakistan’s return to England
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
of the developments since Pakistan’s last Test against England will end three days before India’s last Test begins in Port of Spain. But he might not want to leave it too late. With a strong batting core featuring Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Royal boost from RBCanyone else and must be encouraged to do so. This inspirational message was sh
Royal boost from RBC
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
anyone else and must be encouraged to do so. This inspirational message was shared by Glen Niles, founder and president of the Down Syndrome Family Network, when he opened an awareness workshop for parents, families, caregivers, teachers and... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Minister: No shortage of yellow fever vaccinesThere is no shortage of yellow fever vaccines in T&T, Health Minister Terrence
Minister: No shortage of yellow fever vaccines
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
There is no shortage of yellow fever vaccines in T&T, Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh and public and private health practitioners said yesterday. Deyalsingh added that there is an adequate supply to serve those for whom it is mainly intended,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
New Costaatt Campus set to open in SeptemberThe College of Science, Technology and Applied Arts of Trinidad and Tobago (Cos
New Costaatt Campus set to open in September
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
The College of Science, Technology and Applied Arts of Trinidad and Tobago (Costaatt) is set to open the doors of its newest campus in Chaguanas by September, enabling it to accommodate approximately 2,250 more persons seeking tertiary level... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Woman with cerebral palsy recounts horror of rapetrue last week Tuesday when her son, an only child, passed the SEA examination
Woman with cerebral palsy recounts horror of rape
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
true last week Tuesday when her son, an only child, passed the SEA examination for his first choice, St Mary’s College in Port-of-Spain. The road to success, however, for Hosein, a single parent, seemed impossible. She was born with cerebral... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Belgrove: Manning was a gallant soldierChief executive officer of Belgrove’s Funeral Home and Crematorium Keith Belgro
Belgrove: Manning was a gallant soldier
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
Chief executive officer of Belgrove’s Funeral Home and Crematorium Keith Belgrove is calling on Local Government Minister Franklyn Khan for the enactment of the Funeral Homes Bill. In remembering his fondest moment of his longtime friend, former... Read more
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asianage
Chris Gayle reveals new drinking partner!Caribbean batsman to score a hundred this season so far. The left-handed opene
Chris Gayle reveals new drinking partner!
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
Caribbean batsman to score a hundred this season so far. The left-handed opener’s unbeaten 108, at Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain, was his 18th Twenty20 ton and the third in CPL. However, Gayle posted a video and a photo of Charlie on... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Chris Gayle reveals new drinking partnerCaribbean batsman to score a hundred this season so far. The left-handed opene
Chris Gayle reveals new drinking partner
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
Caribbean batsman to score a hundred this season so far. The left-handed opener’s unbeaten 108, at Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain, was his 18th Twenty20 ton and the third in CPL. However, Gayle posted a video and a photo of Charlie on... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Body goes to crematoriumFollowing yesterday’s Trinity Cathedral service, the flag-draped casket of late
Body goes to crematorium
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
Following yesterday’s Trinity Cathedral service, the flag-draped casket of late former prime minister Patrick Manning was taken to Belgrove’s Funeral Home and Crematorium in Tacarigua. The hearse left immediately after the service ended at 1.30 pm,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Duncan Street residents want to own HDC unitsLet us own homes too! This is the cry from Hazel Smith, member of the “Is we”
Duncan Street residents want to own HDC units
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
Let us own homes too! This is the cry from Hazel Smith, member of the “Is we” community group, an organisation focused on improving the living conditions of residents of east Port-of-Spain. The residents, most of whom have lived in the Housing... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Honour Manningfamily and President Anthony Carmona for certain regional assistance initiative
Honour Manning
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
family and President Anthony Carmona for certain regional assistance initiatives—including preserving Caricom—to be part of the legacy honouring the late former prime minister Patrick Manning. Voicing one call was Manning’s son, Brian, in... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Bishop responds to request to entomb body at Cathedral: Two months needed to do workBishop Claude Berkley says it could take as many as two months for the required
Bishop responds to request to entomb body at Cathedral: Two months needed to do work
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
Bishop Claude Berkley says it could take as many as two months for the required work to be done at the Trinity Cathedral in Port-of-Spain to have the body of former prime minister Patrick Manning entombed there. Berkley, who was the chief celebrant... Read more
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