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Tenth Opening of Parliament (pictures)

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Indian (Hindu) Time Ah Come

People's Partnership Supporters

People's Partnership Supporters

By Dr. Selwyn R. Cudjoe
June 10, 2010

The victory of the People’s Partnership (PP) with the assistance of African people, has changed the face of Trinidad and Tobago’s politics. In spite of its rhetoric, 2010 may prove to be a pivotal year in the relationship between Africans and East Indians. In years to come it may be seen as the year in which Indian ascendancy consolidated itself and the decline of Africans commenced. One only has to look at Sat Maharaj’s new prominence to understand where much of PP’s power lies and why his function, in many ways, may be analogous to that of the Priestess in the last administration.
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People’s Partnership plan for 120 days of immediate action

LEFT: David Abdullah of the Movement for Social Justice, Congress of the People (COP) political leader Winston Dookeran, Tobago Organisation of the People (TOP) leader Ashworth Jack, United National Congress (UNC) leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar, National Joint Action Committee (NJAC) political leader Makandal Daaga, and chairman of the Movement for Social Justice Errol McLeod.

The People's Partnership

1. Every child going on to secondary school from the SEA will be provided with a laptop to begin their secondary school education.

2. We will begin addressing the issue of securing and expanding GATE.

3. We will rescind the property tax.
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Anand Ramlogan is Attorney General

May 26, 2010

Anand Ramlogan is sworn in as the Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago

Anand Ramlogan is sworn in as the Attorney General

Anand Ramlogan is AG
San Fernando-based attorney Anand Ramolgan has been appointed Attorney General of T&T. Following the swearing-in of Kamla Persad-Bissessar as Prime Minister, Ramlogan, 37, was sworn in as a senator and made the new attorney general of the country.
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Swearing-in of Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar

Kamla Persad-Bissessar is sworn in by President George Maxwell Richards as the first female Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago

Kamla Persad-Bissessar is sworn in by President George Maxwell
Richards as the first female Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago
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Victory Celebration at Rienzi Complex

Prime Minister Elect Kamla Persad-Bissessar

Victory celebration at Rienzi Complex, Couva on election night – May 24, 2010
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The old order changeth

LEFT: David Abdullah of the Movement for Social Justice, Congress of the People (COP) political leader Winston Dookeran, Tobago Organisation of the People (TOP) leader Ashworth Jack, United National Congress (UNC) leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar, National Joint Action Committee (NJAC) political leader Makandal Daaga, and chairman of the Movement for Social Justice Errol McLeod.

The People's Partnership

By George Alleyne
May 26, 2010 – newsday.co.tt

Monday’s General Election which, according to preliminary results, has seen the People’s Partnership win 29 of the 41 seats of the House of Representatives and in the process wrest power from the People’s National Movement has paved the way for changes to be made to the country’s Constitution.
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Congratulations to the New Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago Mrs. Kamla Persad-Bissessar

Prime Minister Elect Kamla Persad-Bissessar

The latest tally is 29 seats to the People’s Partnership and 12 seats to the PNM. The People’s National Movement has officially lost the Election. The Political Leader Patrick Manning has conceded defeat to the People’s Partnership.
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Election Day 2010 Updates: Open Thread

Election Day 2010: Two Voters in Maraval

Election Day 2010: Two Voters in Maraval

Voters lined up from as early as 5:30 AM at a polling station in Maraval. Here two of the early voters showed off their stained fingers at 6:15 AM.
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Which party are you supporting in this election and why?

Election 2010: Open Thread

How do you think people should vote?
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