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Budget Day Sept 30
Posted: Thursday, September 15, 2016

Budget Day Sept 30
Though not unprecedented, it is the first time in recent decades the fiscal package will be presented on a Friday

More taxes in 2017 budget
Imbert to present fiscal package on September 30

This, according to Rehana Singh, was how her teenaged daughter Shivani Persad reacted when told that her (Shivani) father Vishnu Persad, had been shot and killed on the weekend

Runaway schoolgirl quizzed again

Suspect remains in custody
A CONTINGENT of police officers accompanied by sniffer dogs from the Police Service's K9 section yesterday visited the Mahabalsingh Trace, Navet Village, Rio Claro home of 14-year-old teenager Shivani Persad

Olivierre defends outburst: I spoke in a language they understood
Calls were being made yesterday for Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley to fire his Energy Minister Nicole Olivierre after a video of her losing her cool with protesting constituents of La Brea went viral on social media.

PM: Backpay for protective services by 2017

Police not responsible
...for securing the country's borders or coastlines.

CDA racks up $1.8M in bad debts
THE Chaguaramas Development Authority (CDA) racked up $1.8 million in bad debts under the former People's Partnership government.

PM 'in shock' over CoE's error

Garcia: Las Alturas Commission's use of Errata dangerous
IT is unacceptable for the Las Alturas Commission of Inquiry (CoI) to publish a damning report in full public glare and to then try to evade liability for such contents by subsequently publishing an Errata

Garcia responsible for building site
Commission chairman, retired Justice of Appeal Mustapha Ibrahim: "it's clear that the time when the two buildings were built, he was not, then MD... But he was responsible for construction of the buildings where they were eventually built."

CARPHA warns of dengue epidemic

New paediatric oncology nursing programme launched
THE Ministry of Health yesterday reinforced its fight against cancer with the launch of a Diploma in Paediatric Haematology/Oncology Nursing Programme

Serbia seeks closer ties with TT

Mist blower attack against hungry locusts

Boat ride brawl 'victim' gives her side
SHE has been vilified as the aggressor in the viral video footage of two women engaged in a brawl at the end of a boat
cruise in Western Trinidad on the weekend

Trini Muslims must wait
Case was adjourned to September 23.

Venezuelans trading guns, ammo for food
...police to step up watch at ports

827 road tickets in 2 days

Teen raped by HIV positive Father
A 19-YEAR-OLD Venezuelan teen, invited by her Trinidadian father to spend some time with him at his home in North Trinidad, was raped at gunpoint by the man who is reportedly HIV positive

$150,000 bail for ex-national footballer
EX-PRO League footballer Damani Richards has appeared in court charged with possession of a firearm, ammunition and a quantity of marijuana which were allegedly found at his Cocorite home.

Foetus found in dump
A FOUR-MONTH-OLD foetus was discovered yesterday at the Forres Park dump at Claxton Bay.

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