Sep. 30, 2015, 10:3 PM AST Comments
Finance Minister Colm Imbert yesterday said $12.8 million has been injected into the Government Assistance for Tuition Expenses (GATE) funding programme to assist 67 medical students in accessing tertiary education for the 2015/2016 academic year.
Sep. 30, 2015, 9:56 PM AST Comments
ELECTION-time canvassing through calls and text messages to cellular telephones, which took place before the September 7 general election, may have constituted a breach of privacy, a senior State counsel in the Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs has said.
Sep. 30, 2015, 9:43 PM AST Comments
THE Government has no immediate intention of extending the two-year moratorium on hunting but discussions with hunters will continue. The moratorium imposed in 2013 officially ended at midnight yesterday. The hunting season will remain open till next year February.
Sep. 30, 2015, 9:36 PM AST Comments
Minister of National Security Edmund Dillon hosted a strategic planning meeting yesterday with his executive leadership team, including heads of divisions and agencies, at the Ministry of National Security in Port of Spain.
Sep. 30, 2015, 9:33 PM AST Comments
AN Arima man, who was on bail for two gun-related offences, was shot dead by a security guard on Tuesday night when he and two other men were about to hold up and rob the occupants of a house in Arima. Police said the incident took place just before 10 p.m. on Tuesday.