The next time you think about dumping rubbish in Tobago you may want to look over your shoulder.
Secretary in the Division of Infrastructure, Quarries and Environment Kwesi Des Vignes says cameras have now become a last option to keep citizens in check and force people to respect the environment.
Some relief for the homeless and socially displaced in San Fernando over the weekend and Government is hoping to do so on a long term basis.
Over 80 persons were able to receive food and other care at a community outreach lead by the Ministry of Rural Development and Local Government in collaboration with the Ministry of Social Development and Family Services, and various NGOs and businesses over the weekend.
The body of late President George Maxwell Richards will be open to public viewing on Monday and Tuesday this week prior to the funeral service scheduled for Wednesday 17th January at the National Academy for the Performing Arts (NAPA).
Minister of National Security Edmund Dillon is advising citizens to sign the condolences book available from Monday at various points throughout the country.
Cherrylene Lewis reports.
There will be several traffic changes and restrictions to facilitate the procession of the body for public viewing for late President George Maxwell Richards.
This will mean that during specific hours on Monday and Tuesday motorists and pedestrians alike will have to take different routes within the city of Port of Spain.
Cherrylene Lewis explains.
Ten Chutney artistes will now compete for the title of this year's Chutney Soca Monarch (CSM) at Skinner Park, San Fernando on Saturday January 27th.
Barataria MP Fuad Khan believes the Miscellaneous Provisions Bill has an ulterior motive.
The Bill covers Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, Proceeds of Crime, Financial Intelligence Unit of Trinidad and Tobago, Customs and Exchange Control.
Dr. Khan was speaking in the lower house when he made the observation.
By October 2018 this country will have its first ever waste oil processing plant.
Speaking at the weekly post executive council meeting in Tobago, Secretary of Infrastructure, Quarries and the Environment Councillor Kwesi Des Vignes said the plant located on the sister island will be a major diversifying money maker.
Caribbean Airlines officially launched its inaugural flight to Cuba on Saturday.
Minister of Trade and Industry Paula Gopee-Scoon told CTV that she expects the flights will provide seamless connections to and from Barbados, Grenada and Guyana.
It is her hope that now business, leisure and other travellers can easily connect to Cuba to enjoy all that this country offers.