Monday, September 26, 2016


Clinton, Trump poised for must-see debate showdown

Sep. 26, 2016, 3:39 PM AST Comments

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — With millions watching and the American presidency on the line, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are poised for a must-see showdown Monday night, pitting the Democrat's call for steady, experienced leadership against the Republican's pugnacious promises to upend Washingt

Las Cuevas gets record third Blue Flag certification

Sep. 26, 2016, 3:38 PM AST Comments

Las Cuevas Beach will once again have the coveted Blue Flag raised at its facility, having been recognised by the Blue Flag International jury for the third consecutive year. In order to receive a Blue Flag designation, a beach or marina must meet strict criteria including the assessment of water qu

Are these missing people cases linked?

Sep. 26, 2016, 3:19 PM AST Comments

By Sue-Ann Wayow - Cynthia Dookie says her missing son Malcolm my have been abducted in circumstances similar to the snatching of mother of two Ria Sookdeo. Both cases remain unsolved.

Alert: Help cops find this vehicle

Sep. 26, 2016, 1:26 PM AST Comments

The Multimedia Desk - SOMEONE out there has the information police need to solve the abduction of Ria Sookdeo. And members of the public are being asked to share any information, no matter how insignificant it may seem.

A storm is NOT coming

Sep. 26, 2016, 11:55 AM AST Comments

By Sandhya Santoo - “Armchair meteorologists” on social media have to stop spreading panic, because Trinidad and Tobago is not under any tropical storm, tropical depression, or tropical cyclone watch or warning.


Sep. 26, 2016, 11:20 AM AST Comments

The Multimedia Desk - THE public will have to wait at least until Wednesday to hear President Anthony Carmona's response to a series of questions being asked regarding the spending of tax-payers dollars and the hiring practices by the Office of the President.

Cops hunt taxi driver rapist

Sep. 26, 2016, 10:13 AM AST Comments

By Carolyn Kissoon - Central Division police are searching for a taxi driver who robbed and sexually assaulted a 58-year-old woman on Saturday


Sep. 26, 2016, 12:0 AM AST Comments

A suspended police officer and his female relative were held yesterday in connection with the kidnapping of mother of two, Ria Sookdeo. Police said a third man is also assisting in their investigations and they have also circulated a sketch of a man they want help in identifying in solving the abduc

Emotional immaturity

Sep. 25, 2016, 11:56 PM AST Comments

Political analyst Winford James said yesterday President Anthony Carmona displayed “emotional immaturity in his tirade against the media” during his address to the nation on Saturday night. He also said Carmona failed to seize the opportunity to clear misconceptions about the wine at th

...Fixin’ T&T: Carmona must answer questions

Sep. 25, 2016, 11:55 PM AST Comments

ADVOCACY group Fixin’ T&T is calling on President Anthony Carmona to answer a number of questions on issues recently raised about expenditure at the Office of the President and President’s House.

Relatives of missing 5 still feel pain*

Sep. 25, 2016, 11:42 PM AST Comments

THE tragedy that has befallen the family of abducted mother of two Ria Sookdeo is the latest in a seemingly endless series of unsolved missing people cases that fade from public view, but remain open and painful wounds for their loved ones.