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Friday, January 30, 2015

Justice Frank Seepersad yesterday set March 19 as the trial date for the $1.2 million lawsuit filed against former national security minister Jack Warner by his former personal assistant.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Three men charged with having sex with a 13-year-old girl were granted bail totalling $175,000 yesterday.

Rajesh Gangapersad, 19, Kevin Ramnathsingh, 21, and a 17-year-old boy, all construction workers from Debe, appeared in the San Fernando Magistrates Court. 

Friday, January 30, 2015

Senior Magistrate Debra Quintyne yesterday ordered police to return the quantity of TT and US currency and a Toyota Hilux pick-up they seized during the arrest of attorney Sharma Boodram, son of deceased drug lord Dole Chadee. 

Friday, January 30, 2015

However, Quintyne contended that she could not make any order for the release of anything, since a report on the seizure of the items was not laid before her.

“Where is the report? This is the first time I am hearing that there is a car seized and cellphones,” she lamented. 

Friday, January 30, 2015

Almost six years after a retired police inspector was assaulted and wrongfully arrested by security officers at the San Fernando General Hospital, the security firm has agreed to pay him $60,000 in damages plus his legal costs.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Approximately 500 retirees from the Housing Development Corporation (HDC) have not received their pension. 

And their grievance has been picked up by the Joint Trade Union Movement (JTUM).

Friday, January 30, 2015

Police yesterday recovered approximately $500,000 in cellphones and SIM cards belonging to Cellular Planet at a home along the Southern Main Road, Cunupia. 

A 32 year-old Caribbean Airlines employee, a former employee and current employee of Servisair also were arrested. 

Friday, January 30, 2015

Petrotrin is denying that lucrative oil wells are being capped to facilitate the $7.4 billion Solomon Hochoy highway extension to Point Fortin.

Friday, January 30, 2015

 

Minister of Land and Marine Resources Jairam Seemungal says the granting of deeds to squatters is no election ploy but he is warning people who insist on grabbing State land that they will be dealt with.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Gripping a blood-stained diaper in one hand and a catheter (urine bag) in the other, Shaffrool Hosein yesterday fled the San Fernando General Hospital without being stopped by security.

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