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Thursday, June 23, 2016

Social Development Minister Cherrie-Ann Critchlow-Cockburn said internal auditors have been asked to do an extensive audit of every one of the 240,000-plus recipients who receive food cards to ensure that they are eligible to be recipients.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has instructed Finance Minister Colm Imbert to institute an audit into the affairs of the State agency, National Lotteries Control Board (NLCB), which is under the microscope for awarding millions of dollars in questionable contracts and to unregistered companies...

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Deficiency in the Central Bank’s regulatory control of the insurance industry and the respective “visions” of CL Financial chairman Lawrence Duprey and Hindu Credit Union chairman Harry Harnarine have come in for criticism by chairman of the Clico/HCU commission of enquiry, Sir Anthony Colman....

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Education Minister Anthony Garcia yesterday expressed concern with regards to the nude photographs of 500 young women which were leaked recently on social media in what police believed was a local pornography ring. He said he felt sorry for the victims and having realised that they had made...

Thursday, June 23, 2016

The controversial luxury Porsche Cayenne vehicle once used by former People’s Partnership food production minister Vasant Bharath for ministerial duties is now up for sale.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

A La Romaine truck driver was crushed to death yesterday when the dump truck he was driving plunged off a precipice in an area which has been plagued by accidents. 

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Secretary of the Police Service Social and Welfare Association, Insp Michael Seales, was granted $75,000 bail at the Port-of-Spain Magistrates’ Court yesterday afternoon after he appeared charged with making a seditious statement on June 24 last year.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

President of the Central Lawyers Association, attorney Richard Sirjoo, says the space at the newly refurbished Chaguanas Magistrates’ Court is still not enough to accommodate members of the public who have to visit the courthouse. 

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Local Government Minister Franklin Khan has initiated an investigation into the appointment of a low-level employee who is overseeing $24 million taxpayers’ dollars at the Couva /Tabaquite/Talparo Regional Corporation.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Hundreds of fire officers will be disappointed this month-end as they will not be receiving any backpay.

Instead, firefighters could be owing the Government thousands of dollars as the Chief Personnel Officer moves to recover this money.

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