The People's Empowerment Party will be up against their more experienced opponents: the PNM and the UNC, but according to Felicia Holder they are confident of doing well at the polls.
Cnews spoke with Holder and Christopher Samlal who are contesting the Belmont East and Barataria seats respectively.
Parliament will sit on Friday July 20th to discuss the nomination of Stephen Williams to the post of Commissioner of Police.
A Siparia couple was arrested by officers of the Siparia CID for possession of five rounds of ammunition, during an anti-crime exercise conducted at around 3:30am Friday.
Port of Spain South Member of Parliament and Minister of Public Administration Marlene McDonald is tonight refuting newspaper reports which indicate that she was on dialysis and that she was terminally ill.
In fact, Ms. McDonald told Cherrylene Lewis she has never been sick like this in her life and the media is blowing it out of proportion.
She said she is simply on a two weeks resting period.
When political rivals meet, what do you think would happen?
Of course, they dance and sing together.
That was the atmosphere when UNC and PNM supporters met at Piggot’s Corner in Belmont during their respective motorcades.
The PNM motorcade started at the Barataria Constituency Office and made its way through Port of Spain, Belmont and culminated in Barataria.
Cherrylene Lewis reports.
The Opposition, UNC, is also ready for the bye elections on Monday.
Cnews caught up with UNC Candidate for Barataria Sharon Maraj-Dharam.
We have more from Ian Wason.
Workers at Trinmar staged a protest on Saturday morning calling on the Chairman of state owned Petrotrin, Wilfred Espinet, to come clean about plans for the company.
OWTU's Trinmar Branch President Ernesto Kesa, said for 2018 there were several meetings with the union and the board.
During those meetings the union proposed a way forward for the company and signed a memorandum of understanding, but now it seems the MoU is being breeched.
A woman who was married at 13 years old turned 101 years on Friday.
She took the time, during her day of celebration to share some of her life stories with us.
Rishi Harrynanan has more.