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Independent Senator David Small yesterday read the riot act to members of the Education Facilities Company Ltd (EFCL) who failed to show up for a Joint Select Committee (JSC) meeting in Parliament, accusing them of being disrespectful and threatening to have them summoned for the next sitting.

Small, who chaired the committee, said he was...

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar says she feels “heartened” by the findings of the Kroll Consulting investigation which confirmed yesterday that Petrotrin paid for oil it did not receive. However, she said this was not the end of unearthing corruption at the state-owned company.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

The National Insurance Board (NIB) fund could go broke in the next 12 years because it is out of alignment with no long term sustained initiatives to generate rates of higher return.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Former works and transport minister Jack Warner yesterday admitted he started the process to purchase the $27 million building in Arima which is now under investigation by the Government.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Stop embarrassing the Chinese government and people!

That was Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley’s rebuke to the Opposition in Parliament yesterday, after being pressed on the change of plans for his China trip.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

A senior High Court judge has called on her colleagues to requisition a meeting with Chief Justice Ivor Archie to discuss recent allegations levelled against him.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Cunupia residents have won their appeal against the decision of the Environmental Management Authority (EMA) to allow a concrete batching plant to operate in their community without a Certificate of Environmental Clearance (CEC).

Saturday, November 18, 2017

High Court Judge Ricky Rahim yesterday found that the Public Service Commission (PSC) acted illegally and irrationally when they decided to suspend president of the Prisons Officers Association Ceron Richards pending the outcome of an investigation.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

A private medical institution and a specialist doctor have lost their appeal over an $18 million lawsuit from former finance minister Karen Nunez-Tesheira for their alleged negligence in her husband’s death after a prostate operation in 2004.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Government is currently probing the People’s Partnership administration’s 2012 purchase of an Arima building for $27 million despite advice from Government’s Property and Real Estate Services Division (PRESD) that the building wasn’t “the soundest structure.”

Friday, November 17, 2017

Principal of Fatima College Fr Gregory Augustine is calling for a review of the marking at the Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) after the school recorded the “worst marks”—a 30 per cent failure— in English Literature at the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC).

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