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Braving the pouring rain yesterday, Sameer Ali began trying to piece together the small wooden home he shares with his wife and five children which was destroyed by floods from Tropical Storm Bret last week.

Ali, his common-law wife Ramrajie Chance and the children had to be rescued from the same house in Sunrees Road, Penal last week Tuesday when...

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The three young people who took their lives in the last two weeks is not just an urgent call about mental illness, but the need to examine the role that loved ones, families, employers, schools and society play before and after the desperate act to end one’s life.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Still reeling from the damage caused by flood waters which swept through her home , Gloria Ramgobin broke down in tears as her family tried to salvage pieces of furniture and appliances that were under water for the second time in a week.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has denied reports that the Opposition walked out during debate in the Lower House on flooding after Tropical Storm Bret. She said they left only after the debate was completed.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Police are trying to determine whether an elderly Gasparillo man, who was arrested for possession of an illegal firearm, was involved in any of the recent shootings in the Southern Division.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

As investigation into a deadly jailbreak two years ago continues, a security guard who was shot by police during an alleged shootout with one of the escapees is suing the State and claims the police acted recklessly when they shot at and killed Allan “Scanny” Martin.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

A week after Tropical Storm Bret ravaged the country, in Williamsville where muddy flood waters were up to five feet high in some homes, residents fear further flooding since the Guaracara River is still clogged with garbage.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Even though the Education Ministry is insisting that it had fixed sewer problems at the Preysal Government Primary School, officials said the stench from the “repaired” sewer is posing a threat to the well-being of staff and students.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Ever since they were evicted from their Couva home last Saturday, 18-month-old twins Rahesh and Sahesh Rampersad have been sleeping on the porch of their great grandmother’s home in Princes Town.

Monday, June 26, 2017

Finance Secretary of the Tobago House of Assembly (THA) Joel Jack says the Assembly has been assured there will be two new vessels on the sea bridge by July, bringing an end to challenges on the inter-island service.

Monday, June 26, 2017

Former T&T Guardian photographer Lester Forde died last Friday at the Port-of-Spain General Hospital.

Forde, a father of three, of St James, died two days after he celebrated his 54th birthday.

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