Tim Slams Minister Garcia Proposed Ban on Cellphone in Schools

The proposal to ban the use of mobile telephones at schools is typical of the regressive Minister of Education Anthony Garcia, who remains ineffective and inept in the midst of growing classroom violence. Mr. Garcia’s knee-jerk response contrasts with that of the People’s...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017
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UNC National Executive responds to MP Ganga Singh

The National Executive (Natex) of the United National Congress (UNC) has rejected the concern regarding the party’s upcoming internal election raised by Chaguanas West Member of Parliament Ganga Singh as baseless, frivolous and vexatious. The Natex responded, through...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017
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The UNC caucus in the TPRC supports Kamla Persad-Bissessar

The United National Congress (UNC) Councillors and Aldermen of the Tunapuna/Piarco Regional Corporation are today expressing their full support for Political Leader, the Honourable Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP, in the upcoming internal UNC election. Alderman Kevan Gibbs and...
Posted On 27 Oct 2017
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Contribution by Jwala Rambarran in the Senate

  Jwala Rambarran, former Governor of the Central Bank, joined the United National Congress’ Senate bench, as a temporary senator, on the final day of the debate to address many concerns citizens have regarding the Keith Rowley led administration’s Government policy, or lack...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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Padarath: Rowley Heaps Scorn While he Remains High and Dry, Attacks the Media

Princes Town MP, Barry Padarath has slammed what he describes as a feeble attempt by the Prime Minister to skew the facts surrounding his travel since coming into office on his return from Mexico today. Padarath advised Rowley to look at the Gazette over the past twenty four...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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Opposition Leader appoints two temporary Senators

Leader of the Opposition Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP, has advised His Excellency, the President to appoint two temporary Senators today, as the Senate continues debate on the 2017/2018 National Budget. The two temporary Senators are Mr. Jabez Joshua Johnson and Mr. Jwala...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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Senator Mark: Nothing wrong with election date, supports Kamla

Senator Wade Mark, Leader of Opposition Business in the Senate is taking issue with remarks made by some persons with respect to the internal elections for a National Executive (NATEX) of the of the United National Congress (UNC). Senator Mark issued the following statement: As a...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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Kamla mourns death of former Youth Parliamentarian

“A tragic end to the life of such a promising young woman.” This is the way Leader of the Opposition Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP, described the death of 24-year-old Kimberly Teelucksingh, who was found dead on the eve of her graduation from the University of the West Indie...
Posted On 26 Oct 2017
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Vidia backs Kamla for UNC leader

It is often said that a leader is a dealer of hope. Now, more than ever our country needs a strong, compassionate visionary who truly believes in service to the citizens of Trinidad and Tobago. Someone who can reassure us that we will get through this difficult time. This is why...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017
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Suruj throw support behind Kamla

Tabaquite MP Dr Suruj Rambachan said yesterday he is throwing his support behind Kamla Persad-Bissessar to be re-elected as political leader of the United National Congress. He said, “between 2015 and now she has done a credible job in keeping the party together, and leading a...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017
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