Sat 21st Oct 2017Last evening, a new queen was crowned in Trinidad and Tobago.
Yvonne Clarke, who hails from the city of San Fernando, walked away with the title of Miss Universe Trinidad and Tobago 2017. The competition was held at the Banquet and Conference Centre at The Cascadia Hotel last evening, where 10 delegates contended for the prestigious title. The first runner up position went to Martrecia Alleyne, while Tobago-born Gleniscia Wilson secured the second runner up spot.
“I am so honored to have been selected as [ Read More ]
Thu 19th Oct 2017The seizure of 1827 pounds of various wild meat species smuggled into the country from Venezuela has triggered a warning to members of the public to be careful when purchasing wild meat.
Issuing the warning in a Facebook post, Agriculture Minister Clarence Rambharat who also posted photos of the carcasses said, “Consumers of wild meat are reminded to be on the lookout for meat being brought into the country illegally.
This meat may be harmful for human consumption.”
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Fri 20th Oct 2017Opposition Leader, Kamla Persad Bissessar today toured areas affected by flooding. She met with residents and spoke with reporters on the situation. In a statement to the media, Persad Bissessar lamented the situation.
“It is truly heartbreaking to see the level of devastation as a result of the floods, and to hear the cries for help from so many distraught families,” Mrs. Persad-Bissessar said.
“A disaster of this scope requires urgent action, and we have heard little from the Government on what is being [ Read More ]