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Thursday, June 30, 2016

Acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams will be reporting to the office as normal tomorrow. Dispelling rumours circulating yesterday that he would be proceeding on vacation from July 1, after his contract as head of the Police Service had not been renewed, Williams stated: “That information...

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Almost every day citizens in this country, like everywhere in the world, are bombarded by reports of child abuse. The perpetrators are often those known to the child and even people who hold influential offices and every effort must be made to protect children.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

A former employee of a construction company has successfully sued his former boss who attempted to avoid paying him over $1 million in compensation for being injured on the job by closing the company and transfering its business to one that was incorporated recently.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

People’s National Movement (PNM) councillor Sherrie Ali yesterday pleaded not guilty to three traffic offences arising out of an incident last year. Ali, of Palmiste, appeared before San Fernando Traffic Court Magistrate Natalie Diop, who fixed the matters for trial in January.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Two men were murdered and their female friend injured as they were liming in Santa Cruz yesterday in what police believe was a reprisal for the murder of a man last week. 

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Works and Transport Minister Fitzgerald Hinds is “seriously contemplating” increasing the fines for motorists caught speeding. In fact, Hinds said, he was actively considering the “substantial” increase as there were still a few motorists speeding “beyond the permissible legal limits.”

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Government yesterday failed to supply information on the Bail Bill and Anti-Gang Amendment law which the Opposition had requested to finalise its position on the bill, Opposition whip Ganga Singh said.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

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T&T national Sherlin Stewart, who travelled through Turkey’s Ataturk airport on Tuesday, escaped unhurt in the terrorist attack which occurred at that airport that day, the Foreign Affairs Ministry has confirmed.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

The Colonial Life Insurance Company (Clico) was being used as a cash cow by government, former attorney general Ramesh Lawrence said yesterday as he lost a case in the Privy Council filed on behalf of the United Policyholders Group.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Education Minister Anthony Garcia has indicated his willingness to meet with the relevant stakeholders to discuss improvements to the ministry’s textbook rental/loan programme.

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