May 24, 2016, 10:46 PM AST Comments
THREE bandits escaped with a box of costume jewelry and a car after they robbed a Wallerfield family and shot dead a soldier who was relatives said was a devoted father and husband who swore he would always protect them. Last night, one of the suspects was arrested and was assisting police in their
May 24, 2016, 10:44 PM AST Comments
A COURT and Process Branch police constable with just seven months' service was shot dead early yesterday while he was walking towards his Five Rivers, Arouca, home. PC Jason Cyril John, 29, was posted at the Port of Spain Magistrates' Court to watch over prisoners as they were being brought to cour
May 24, 2016, 10:37 PM AST Comments
Former temporary Opposition senator Gerald Ramdeen was yesterday referred to the Privileges Committee for statements made about former temporary Independent senator Justin Junkere. Following a motion of privilege brought by the Government, Senate president Christine Kangaloo ruled that a prima facie
May 24, 2016, 10:34 PM AST Comments
President Anthony Carmona is being severely criticised for the appointment of Kriyann Singh as an Independent senator. The People’s National Movement (PNM) Women’s League yesterday registered “its strong objection” to the decision of the President to appoint, “even temp
May 24, 2016, 10:30 PM AST Comments
ALREADY jittery over social-media-spread rumours that ISIS terrorists were planning shopping-mall bombings this weekend, citizens awoke to the news yesterday that a police officer and soldier had been shot dead in attacks at their homes. National Security Minister Edmond Dillon said an attempt was b
May 24, 2016, 10:24 PM AST Comments
Gerald Hadeed has called on Finance Minister Colm Imbert to release the legal opinions which advised that former Central Bank governor Jwala Rambarran was wrong to have named the lar≠gest users of the country’s foreign exchange system.
May 24, 2016, 10:17 PM AST Comments
Trinidad and Tobago and Venezuela will benefit from talks between its leaders, but this country needs to be cautious when finalising agreements with the South American country. This is according to some business heads, who said there was nothing wrong with assisting a country in need. And there coul
May 24, 2016, 10:11 PM AST Comments
THE Appeal Court has upheld the decision of a High Court judge who dismissed one of the election petitions presented by the United National Congress (UNC) in challenge of the results in six marginal constituencies in last September’s general election.
May 24, 2016, 10:9 PM AST Comments
SEVERAL declarations were granted, at the Hall of Justice in Port of Spain yesterday, by a High Court judge who stated the detention of two juveniles at the Youth Training Centre (YTC) and the Women’s Prison in Arouca was unlawful and illegal.