top story

TODAY is budget day in Tobago. Finance Secretary Joel Jack will present Tobago’s fiscal package for 2020 at 10 a.m., at the Tobago House of Assembly chamber, Jerningham Street, Scarborough, Tobago. 

  • Updated

Two youngsters, Kevin Sylvester and Jarelle Morris, went for a swim in the Picton Hill Reservoir one Sunday evening. They got into difficulty soon after and both drowned. Yesterday, more than 19 years after the tragic event, Laventille residents welcomed the opening of the community’s first swimming pool.

Trinidad and Tobago has a new Lotto Plus multi-millionaire. One lucky Lotto Plus player won Saturday night’s $4,653,805.32 jackpot with the winning numbers 15, 16, 23, 26, 32 and the powerball number 8.

A VERBAL altercation among relatives in Barrackpore has left a four-year-old boy in the Intensive Care Unit at the San Fernando General Hospital, when he fell off the balcony at his grandparents’ home during the argument.

A DAY OUT at the beach turned into a tragedy for the family of Nicholas Maharaj after he drowned in Morne Diablo on Saturday when he got into difficulty in turbulent waters.

Get caught up with news from the news leader
Subscribe now and get access to the Trinidad Express E-paper
  • Updated

13-year-old Nicholas Maharaj drowned in the turbulent waters off the Morne Diablo on Trinidad’s south coast on Saturday.

THE United States is looking forward to working with Trinidad and Tobago to fight human trafficking. The US Embassy in Port of Spain issued a statement yesterday, following Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley’s fiery comments in response to the 2019 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) report.

From Associated Press


Do you have a news tip?

Want to share good news story, or do you have information that should see the light of day? Then we want to hear from you.