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Kamla: CPL Means Citizens Preferred Last

    CPL stands for Citizens Preferred Last. This was the new acronym given to the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) by political leader of the United National Congress (UNC) Kamla Persad-Bissessar at the virtual meeting of her party on Thursday. She said that Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley and his government were not doing a […]Read More

PM asks Caricom for Election Observers

      Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has asked the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) to send election observers to Trinidad and Tobago for the August 10 polls The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) confirmed this in a brief statement on its Facebook page on Thursday. His decision comes after a letter by Opposition Leader […]Read More

Gopeesingh: Praise Kamla Not Rowley for Point Fortin Hospital

  Dr Tim Gopeesingh praises Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar and not Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley for the Point Fortin Hospital. The Caroni East MP made the comments on his Facebook page on Sunday, a day after the Point Fortin facility was opened. It also came two days after Rowley announced in Parliament that general […]Read More

Kamla: Returning Nationals Should Not Pay for Quarantine

      OPPOSITION Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar says it is unacceptable that returning Trinidad and Tobago nationals may have to pay for their mandatory quarantine due to Covid-19. At the virtual media conference on Wednesday, Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh said the government was considering having returning nationals pay for their quarantine. In a Facebook page […]Read More

Ramadhar: PP Bail Bill Had Sunset Clause

    CURRENT law in Trinidad and Tobago allows a police officer or the Director Public Prosecutions (DPP) to go to a judge after bail is granted to have it revisited and even revoked. This was stated by Opposition Member of Parliament Prakash Ramadhar in a release on Wednesday. He made the comment in the […]Read More

Rowley: Kamla Spreading Falsehoods

  PRIME Minister Dr Keith Rowley is accusing Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar of spreading falsehood and lies to encourage the United States Government “to apply damaging sanctions against the people of Trinidad and Tobago.” He made the comments on a Facebook page of the Officer of the Prime Minister. On Sunday, Dr Rowley posted: In […]Read More

Rowley Admits Asdrubal Chavez was at March 27 Meeting

  PRIME Minister Dr Keith Rowley admits that Asdrubal Chavez, who would subsequently become the president of Venezuela’s state-run oil company Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA), was at a meeting with him on March 27. Rowley said the meeting with Venezuela Vice President Delcy Rodriguez took place after a request from her to discuss Covid-19. On […]Read More

Rowley: Kamla will Sacrifice TT for Chance at the Polls

    PRIME Minister Dr Keith Rowley is accusing Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar of fuelling unfounded allegations that could lead sanctions imposed on Trinidad and Tobago by the United States. He made the claim in a post on Facebook on Saturday. Rowley said it was the position of the UNC that for the party to […]Read More

Kamla Calls for 14-Day Shutdown of TT to Fight Covid-19

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar is calling for a nationwide shutdown of all non-essential services and businesses in Trinidad and Tobago for 14 days. In a release on Wednesday Persad-Bissessar said: Today I am calling on the Government to implement measures for a nationwide shutdown of all non-essential services and businesses for fourteen (14) days, in […]Read More

First Covid-19 Death in TT

MINISTER of Health Terrence Deyalsingh has confirmed the first death in Trinidad and Tobago of a patient who has tested positive for the Covid-19. In a statement on Wednesday night Deyalsingh said the patient was an elderly male with a pre-existing medical condition. Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has earlier issued a release saying that a […]Read More