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President Anthony Carmona is calling for more to be put in place to take care of our calypsonians in the long term.

Speaking at the Top 20 Stars of Gold and Calypso of the Year Award Ceremony President Carmona said as a nation we "ought to be ashamed" of the lack of that's been established for the cultural contributors as he outlined several initiatives he believes can change the scheme of things.

A call for the leaders of this country to be held accountable for misuse of public office. This was the key topic discussed on Saturday evening as the Citizens Intervention Project met for the relaunch of the programme.

Today is October 16th, a day which marks the celebration of "World Food Day”.
Now that phrase may make you think of that dish at your favourite restaurant or your grandmother's homemade bread but it goes beyond that.
With food security proving to be a challenge to several nations Trinidad and Tobago is urged to step up to the challenge and make the changes that will make for a better tomorrow.
Sunday, 16 October 2016 18:18

Tobago Blue Food Festival

How apt is it that the 18th annual Blue Food Festival is currently in progress in Bloody Bay, Tobago. 

The Opposition continues to call for Faris Al Rawi to be removed as Attorney General after pictures of children, who they believe to be his, handling high-powered military weapons, were made public. 

Sunday, 16 October 2016 17:58

Man Shot & Killed In East Trinidad

Police are investigating a murder in Maturita East Trinidad which took place early on Sunday morning.

The victim has only been identified by his alias: Nosey. The incident is being investigated.

A pond in Santa Flora is being drained in hopes of finding bodies. Details are still unclear but C News caught up with one of the contractors draining the pond who confirmed the reason why the pond is being drained. 

Government will search for a new site for the St. Clair Police Station during this fiscal year according to Finance Minister Colm Imbert. The plans where revealed during the Standing Finance Committee's review of the budget for the Ministry of National Security during Friday's sitting of Parliament.

The Central Statistical Office is reassuring the public that its official statistics are collected and processed in accordance with strict international statistical standards. The CSO says this includes rigorous and robust quality assurance procedures. The assurance follows recent media reports which suggested that four CSO officers were somehow able to manipulate the labour force statistics.

Saturday, 15 October 2016 17:22

Final Farewell For Mas Man Stephen Derek

A farewell fitting for a mas making King. That's exactly what veteran mas man Stephen Derek got as several members of the mas fraternity, family and friends gathered to say their final goodbye at the Holy Trinity Cathedral on Saturday morning. But even as they celebrated Derek's life some lamented that he was not recognized as he should have been when he was alive.

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Canada was crowned Men's and Women's Champions in the Pan American Badminton Team Championships that came to end
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This country's badminton players once again found the going tough on the second day of competition in the Pan American
Kent Fuentes continues his conversation with President of the Trinidad And Tobago Hockey Board, Douglas Camacho, as he
The sport of futsal is about to take off in Trinidad and Tobago, at least that's the hope of the local Futsal
Eight teams are competing in the Pan American Badminton Team Championships out at the National Racquet Centre in
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