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Thursday, April 28, 2016

The Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) yesterday turned to the Police Service and Defence Force to guard the Navet, Caroni and Arena reservoirs after one of its private security contractors prematurely terminated its contract because of a staggering $100 million in excess bill.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

A 32-year-old vegetable vendor was shot dead at the Tunapuna market yesterday. According to reports, around 6.30 am Anthony Prince Noel, of Monte Grande, was setting up his provision stall when he was approached by a man whose face was covered with a burqa, an Islamic veil worn by women. 

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Accusing police of fabricating a story to cover up his mother Sona Lalloo’s death, Jamere Lalloo says the officer who shot her must account for his irresponsible action. Lalloo, 80, died on an operating table at the San Fernando General Hospital at 11.15 pm Tuesday after being shot in the head...

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Medical staff at the Pediatric Ward at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Mt Hope, yesterday came in for high praise from Annie Arietas for saving the life of her four-year-old daughter, Nicola Dyer, who was stung by a scorpion at her Maraval home on Tuesday. 

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Western Division has recorded a 53 per cent reduction in murders for the year to date. This also represents the highest reduction in murders as compared to other divisions.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Tobago Police are probing a shooting of an 82-year old man during an arson attack which left 15 people homeless at Mt Pleasant yesterday. Injured pensioner, Daniel Roberts, who is partially blind, said yesterday he was lying in his bed when he was alerted by the sound of rapid gunfire.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

CL Financial’s (CLF) majority shareholder Lawrence Duprey, as well as a new group called the Clico Stakeholders’ Alliance (CSA), are formulating legal action to block Government’s proposed sale of CLF assets.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

This petition to set free persons charged with criminal offences tell the story that the crooked always win.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Amid growing support to pardon hundreds of remand prisoners who have been in jail without trial, Prisons Commissioner Sterling Stewart is urging that this not be done willy-nilly, saying there must be proper consultation before any final decision is made.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Archbishop Joseph Harris says he is happy with the national dialogue which has been sparked by his pastoral letter calling for “pardon and mercy” for prisoners on remand who have been charged with minor offences and some of whom “when sentenced would have already served that time in remand."

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