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Faced with financial ruin, businessman Ashmead Mohammed says he will now have to flee T&T after being labelled an Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (Isis) terrorist fighter by some of the local media. Yesterday, Mohammed, who says he now has no choice but to migrate from his homeland, declined

Acting Commissioner of Police Stephen Williams says the investigation into the removal of the 17 cocaine pellets from a patient by a doctor during a surgery last December remains active. He also yesterday said police had not yet ruled out the possibility of charging the doctor involved.

Rosemarie Gomes, manager of Unlimited Travel and Krystal Tours, does not agree that passengers should be penalised for cancelling their reservations on the Tobago airbrige.

A government minister has thrown his support behind Gary Aboud’s plea to Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar to mediate with the Highway Re-route Movement (HRM). Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Dookeran, in a phone interview yesterday, said he would support any call to mediate in the matter as

Former Australian Olympic sprinter Nova Peris, now a senator, said yesterday the story of her alleged affair with former T&T Olympic sprinter Ato Boldon in 2010 was part of a plot by someone seeking to embarrass her family and extort money from her.

A three-man commission of enquiry, headed by retired Justice Mustapha Ibrahim, into the PNM administration’s Las Alturas project will determine if there are grounds for criminal or civil action concerning the dead-ended $40 million project, says Attorney General Anand Ramlogan. At yesterday’s wee

One woman was shot dead and another found with her throat slit and a plastic bag over her head in separate incidents on Wednesday. The body of Florentine Arneaud, 62, from St Vincent and the Grenadines, was found at her Valencia home. Relatives had earlier gone to her home shortly after 8 pm, fou

A 34-year-old police officer was killed instantly in a road accident in Chaguanas yesterday which left another man seriously injured. Special Reserve police constable Daniel Ramsaroop of Hendrickson Street, Tunapuna, suffered severe head injuries after a Suzuki Jimny, driven by Vijay Ramcharan, c

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Attorney General Anand Ramlogan will ask the acting Commissioner of Police to continue investigations into the case of a private nursing home patient who had 20 cocaine pellets removed from his stomach, despite the recent revelation that no charges can be laid against the doctor who failed to rep