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Workers ignore call to stay home
Posted: Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Workers ignore call to stay home, rest and reflect
Workers at the Water and Sewerage Authority's (WASA) St Joseph headquarters reported for duty in their numbers yesterday, seemingly ignoring a call from National Trade Union Centre (NATUC) and Public Services Association president Watson Duke to stay at home.

Duke's big flop

Opposition MP begs for vaccine to save his life
Opposition MP Rodney Charles, 72, wants to live and therefore wants the Covid-19 vaccine.

Young:1,600 outside of TT for more than six months

Only 97 have covid19
In all, TT has had 7,717 covid19 cases, of whom 7,481 have recovered. Some 15 patients remain in hospital.

Public sector job evaluation and compensation exercise enters phase 2
"As we continue moving the project towards its successful completion, it is envisaged that at the end of the project, the civil service will have a new job evaluation and compensation system that can impact positively on the effective and efficient delivery of services across the public service in Trinidad and Tobago," CPO Commander Dr Daryl Dindial said.

Rowley to meet THA assemblymen today

Govt gives registered Venezuelans six-month extension

CXC releases timetable for June/July CSEC, CAPE exams
According to the official document, the first exam will take place on June 1 while the last will occur on July 16.

The turtles are coming: No driving on the beach, warns NGO
Turtle nesting season, which takes place from March 1 to the end of August in Trinidad and Tobago, has begun, and turtle conservation groups are actively urging citizens not to drive on beaches where there are turtle nesting sites.

Duke's family firm banks $9.8M from WASA deals
Public Services Association (PSA) president Watson Duke has been challenged to come clean with his members and the nation about his wife's company, Blackstone Engineering Technologies Ltd, which was paid a total of just over $9.8 million from the Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) between 2014 and 2020.

Dirt dumped in river disrupts
"The turbidity was as a result of the irresponsible behaviour of a mining contractor located in East Trinidad. We are taking this matter very seriously and we will be taking action against this contractor to set an example. When we talk about the transformation of the water sector these are the things we have to address and tackle head-on."

Family longs for justice - Who was driving the death car?

Lured by Kimberly, victim ends up sucking toes of robbers
However, moments after he parked his vehicle, they were approached two armed men one with a cutlass and the other with a firearm and a wooden baseball bat. The victim reported that 'Kimberly' exited his vehicle and left in an unknown direction. The armed men then attacked him, and dealt him several blows and tied him up.

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