Message from Leader of the Opposition on the 17th Anniversary of 9/11….

I join the rest of the world in remembering the victims of the horrific terrorist attacks on United States of America which took place on Tuesday September 11, 2001, when a series of suicide attacks were perpetrated against the United States. On that historic, tragic day, 19...
Posted On 12 Sep 2018
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Indarsingh: Govt attempting to intimidate workers and fanning the flames of instability

Member of Parliament for Couva South Rudranath Indarsingh is today condemning the pronouncements of Public Administration Minister Marlene McDonald that workers can be fined $500 and jailed for three months if they stay away from work on Friday. McDonald’s threat have been echoed...
Posted On 04 Sep 2018
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UNC mourns the passing of Elliot Mannette

The United National Congress joins the rest of the national community as we mourn the passing of Elliot “Ellie” Mannette, known by many as the father of the modern steel pan. Ellie was a truly great son of the soil and patriot who dedicated his life’s work to the...
Posted On 30 Aug 2018
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UNC: Keith Rowley’s Government is all flash and no substance

The Government took to the media today to defend the secrecy surrounding the Dragon gas deal, while still remaining committed to keeping the people of Trinidad and Tobago in the dark. Since its inception this Keith Rowley Government has approached transparency and accountability...
Posted On 26 Aug 2018
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UNC Women’s Arm: PNM should stop the blame game and start working

The UNC National Women’s Arm notes with distaste and disappointment the attempt by the PNM Women’s League to deflect and distract from the real issues that are currently plaguing the residents of Beetham Gardens and have sought to lay blame on the UNC. The PNM Women’s League is...
Posted On 15 Aug 2018
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Padarath: PNM glorifies Misogyny, Violence and Racial Tension

In a country where so many barriers have been broken for the advancement and progress of women and women’s rights, the despicable portrayal and glorification of violence against women at the PNM’s family day on Sunday is a reflection of the values and leadership of that Party. We...
Posted On 14 Aug 2018
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PNM should apologise to the Women of T&T

As a Hindu Woman, I found it quite insulting and offensive to see a picture of a woman in a yellow sari being disrobed by two men dressed as gorillas being featured on the front page of a daily newspaper. This was part of a skit which played out at the PNM family and sports day...
Posted On 14 Aug 2018
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Charles: A National Security Minister must be mature, experienced and highly qualified

“Canada’s Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan and T&Ts recently appointed Minister of National Security Stuart Young are both smooth talking politicians in and out of Parliament. However, there is a big difference between both gentlemen. Minister Sajjan has vast...
Posted On 07 Aug 2018
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UNC critical of Government’s PR gimmick on crime

The United National Congress is knocking the Rowley Government’s newly minted National Crime Prevention Plan, which is nothing more than yet another PR stunt aimed at placating and misleading the people of this country. Today, Minister Stuart Young and his comrades regaled us...
Posted On 18 Jul 2018
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Tim: WGTL deal like a  thief-in-the-night

The thief-in-the-night return of the dubious World Gas-to-Liquids (WGTL) project reconfirms that the Rowley regime lacks common decency and a sense of shame and is not committed to good governance and respect for taxpayers’ money. Even for a government riddled with one scandalous...
Posted On 03 Jul 2018
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