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The big pic­ture: a to­tal of 4,700 per­ma­nent and non-per­ma­nent Petrotrin work­ers will be af­fect­ed by the re­fin­ery’s clo­sure loom­ing ahead.

En­er­gy Min­is­ter Franklin yes­ter­...

A 34-year-old man has been shot and killed in Carapichaima.
According to reports Jason Richards was standing in front of a parlour near Aberdeen Drive along Orange Field Road when two men...

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Energy Minister Franklin Khan says the severance packages of Petrotrin employees have not yet been finalized but he estimates it will cost this country no less than $1 billion TT dollars.

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The Oilfield Workers Trade Union has questioned the prime minister's silence over their alternative plan for the Petrotrin refinery.

During a press conference today, OWTU president general...

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It costs citizens fifty million dollars to pay salaries of officers suspended for alleged misconduct. Let that sink in for a bit.

Fifty million dollars.

Commissioner of police Gary...

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Meanwhile, president of the law association Douglas Mendes says criticism comes with the territory and there are no hurt feelings.

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Chief justice Ivor Archie strikes back at critics calling for them to stop dividing the country.

At the opening of the law term today, CJ Archie also took a swing at the law association...

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Behind the scene celebrations of the Trinbago Knight Riders after last night's victory over the Guyana Amazon Warriors in the Caribbean Premier League.

Chief Justice Ivor Archie said he has been the subject of "false and unsubstantiated allegations" but had exercised restraint in the face of suggestions that he had been guilty of misconduct in...

The Political Leader and National Executive of the Congress of the People (COP) is congratulating the Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) captain Dwayne Bravo and his entire team for their convincing win...

The Police Social and Welfare Association is denying a media report that claimed that Police Commissioner Gary Griffith skipped an event the association held to honour former acting commissioner...

A 24-year-old man of Juteram Street, Sangre Grande, is expected to appear before a Sangre Grande Magistrate today charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition. 

According to police...

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