Monday, June 29, 2015



Jun. 29, 2015, 9:27 PM AST Comments

By Anna Ramdass - Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley yesterday distanced himself and the People's National Movement (PNM) from racist comments being made during the election campaign.

Abu Bakr loses constitutional motion

Jun. 29, 2015, 9:18 PM AST Comments

By Rickie Ramdass—Leader of the Jamaat-al-Muslimeen Yasin Abu Bakr yesterday suffered defeat at the Port of Spain High Court in a constitutional motion filed against the State in which he argued he was wrongfully charged with the 1998 murder of a Maraval man.

Teen son slain year after dad

Jun. 29, 2015, 9:16 PM AST Comments

By Alexander Bruzual—Less than three days after marking the death anniversary of her husband who was murdered, Antoinette Richards was plunged into a state of grief once again when her 19 year old son was murdered .

Security manager held for cocaine

Jun. 29, 2015, 9:15 PM AST Comments

By Alexander Bruzual—A security manager attached to a prominent estate police company was arrested on Saturday night at Piarco International Airport for allegedly having in her possession over three kilogrammes of cocaine.

Shot boy transferred to Mt Hope

Jun. 29, 2015, 9:13 PM AST Comments

By Carolyn Kissoon—Eleven-year-old Bradyn Juri, who was shot multiple times in his sleep on Sunday, was transferred to the Wendy Fitzwilliam Paediatric Hospital, Mt Hope, yesterday.

Cop who found Keyana quizzed

Jun. 29, 2015, 9:13 PM AST Comments

The preliminary enquiry into the murder of six-year-old Keyana Cumberbatch, in 2013, is drawing to a close at the Arima Magistrates’ Court. The matter is currently before Senior Magistrate Indrani Cedeno in the First Court. At yesterday’s hearing, the subject of the enquiry, Dwayne Lewis, was questi

Men fined for having iguanas

Jun. 29, 2015, 9:8 PM AST Comments

By Nikita Braxton-Benjamin—Two men found in possession of four iguanas were fined a total of $8,000 before the court yesterday.