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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Mere days after he was detained and later released by police investigating the murder of Senior Counsel Dana Seetahal, Jamaat-al-Muslimeen leader Yasin Abu Bakr yesterday attended the first court appearance of 11 of his members charged with crime. 

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

For any T&T Guardian reporter who worked through the failed July 27, 1990 coup attempt, some of yesterday’s events around the Port-of-Spain Magistrates’ Court was deja vu, holding certain striking parallels, as the 25th anniversary of the 1990 episode passed into history.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Former Fifa vice-president Jack Warner, who is wanted in the US on fraud charges stemming from his time at the football body, says he will be filing for a judicial review in his extradition case as it has been politically tainted.

Monday, July 27, 2015

Eleven members of the Jamaat-al-Muslimeen appeared in the Port-of-Spain Magistrate's Court this afternoon charged with assinating former Independent Senator Dana Seetahal, SC, in May, last year. 

Monday, July 27, 2015

Police are investigating the murder of Dave "Butter Ranks" Simon, who they said was gunned down at his drug block in Princes Town this morning.

Monday, July 27, 2015

The National Joint Action Committee (NJAC) is currently screening candidates for five seats the party hopes to contest under the People’s Partnership (PP) banner in the upcoming general election. So said NJAC’s political leader, Kwasi Mutema, in an interview with the T&T Guardian.

Monday, July 27, 2015

My name is Fuad Abu Bakr and, 25 years ago today, my father led an attempted coup.

My life began five years before the coup, as the son of Yasin and Atiyah Abu Bakr, who was once Grace Telesford. My mom was from a staunch Catholic background. My family is the Pantins, the Granados.

Monday, July 27, 2015

What PNM La Horquetta/Talparo general election candidate Maxie Cuffie is calling voter intimidation is simply a teleforum election strategy used by politicians all over the world, says the UNC’s campaign team. Cuffie claimed he received several complaints of voter intimidation from constituents o

Monday, July 27, 2015

Escaped murder accused Hassan Atwell, 41, brother of Rajaee Ali was shot and killed in Port-of-Spain on Saturday night and in an immediate reaction to the killing acting police commissioner Stephen Williams is denying reports that there were police involvement in the killing. He said the shooting

Monday, July 27, 2015

It’s over. With escapees Allan “Scanny Martin and Hassan Atwell both dead in the last 48 hours since last Friday’s city jail break, Christopher “Monster” Selby, the final prisoner who had been on the run, surrendered to police last night. 

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