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Trinidad and Tobago , Thursday 26 April 2018

News Trinidad and Tobago: Controversy Over Deportation of Venezuelans from Trinidad and Tobago

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/news/controversy-over-deportation-of-venezuelans-from-trinidad-and-tobago
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Tuesday April 24, 2018 – The Trinidad and Tobago government is on the defensive after being criticized for sending Venezuelans who were seeking asylum in the twin-island republic back home where they face hardship. It says the 82 ...

News Trinidad and Tobago: Teachers’ centre for professional and self-development

News channel or source: http://newsday.co.tt/2018/04/26/teachers-centre-for-professional-and-self-development/
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Orlando Kerr, Tobago Officer at the Trinidad and Tobago Unified Teachers Association (TTUTA), said the opening of the Centre was cause for celebration. He said during the last term, TTUTA was invited to some cordial discussions about the Centre.

News Trinidad and Tobago: Trinidad and Tobago sodomy ruling prompts backlash

News channel or source: http://www.washingtonblade.com/2018/04/20/trinidad-tobago-sodomy-ruling-prompts-backlash/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago — Members of Trinidad and Tobago’s LGBTI community have reported cases of victimization and cyberbullying following last week’s ruling that found the Sexual Offenses Act’s sodomy clause is unconstitutional and void.

News Trinidad and Tobago: UN: Trinidad Forcibly Deported Venezuelan Refugees

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/un-says-trinidad-forcibly-deported-venezuelan-refugees/4361547.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) on Monday criticized what it called the forced deportation of 82 Venezuelan asylum seekers by Trinidad and Tobago that the Caribbean country's government insisted was voluntary. The UNHCR said the people had been ...

News Trinidad and Tobago: Trinidad and Tobago: Citizens Rally Behind Sprinter Michelle-Lee Ahye After 'Homophobic Swear' Campaign

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Trinidad-and-Tobago-Citizens-Rally-Behind-Sprinter-Michelle-Lee-Ahye-After-Homophobic-Swear-Campaign-20180417-0017.html
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

"Do something good for the country.. and they still find a way to be negative smh Trinidad,” Michelle-Lee Ahye wrote on her Twitter account. Members of the public in Trinidad and Tobago have also roundly condemned Guardian, a local newspaper, for ...

News Trinidad and Tobago: Trinidad and Tobago Gov't denies deporting Venezuelan asylum seekers

News channel or source: http://m.jamaicaobserver.com/news/t-t-gov-8217-t-denies-deporting-venezuelan-asylum-seekers_131328?profile=1338&template=MobileArticle
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Trinidad and Tobago Government yesterday said it respects the rights of any person to seek asylum here, as well as the decision of any foreign national to voluntarily return to their country of nationality, after the ...

News Trinidad and Tobago: Trinidad Authorities Investigate Asylum Racket

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/news/trinidad-authorities-investigate-asylum-racket
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Tuesday April 24, 2018 – Immigration officials in Trinidad and Tobago are probing reports that foreigners arriving in the country are being charged a fee to facilitate a claim for asylum, even though they are not entering as ...

News Trinidad and Tobago: Britain set to receive second Trinidad LNG cargo this month-data

News channel or source: https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/britain-set-to-receive-second-trinidad-lng-cargo-this-month-data/
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Britain’s Isle of Grain liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal is set to receive the British Merchant tanker on April 25 from Trinidad and Tobago, Reuters shipping data showed. The vessel has a capacity of 130,000 cubic metres. Earlier this month the ...

News Trinidad and Tobago: Trinidad and Tobago: Deportation of 82 Venezuelans violates human rights obligations

News channel or source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2018/04/trinidad-and-tobago-deportation-of-82-venezuelans-violates-human-rights-obligations/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Trinidad and Tobago must guarantee and protect the rights of all asylum seekers and refugees, said Amnesty International in an open letter to Prime Minister Keith Rowley today, following the deportation of 82 people from Venezuela on 20 April. “Millions ...

News Trinidad and Tobago: Now we are legal, I hope to retire to Trinidad and Tobago with my husband

News channel or source: https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/now-we-are-legal-i-hope-to-retire-to-trinidad-and-tobago-with-my-husband/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Love won. Two simple words that matter to LGBTIs in Trinidad and Tobago who have been continuously told they are less than human because of who they are and who they love. Love won. The news that Trinidad and Tobago has decriminalized homosexuality meant ...