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Friday, February 24, 2017

A warning is being sent out to campers heading out to beaches for the long Carnival weekend there is a serious shortage of lifeguards and they need to practise safe sea bathing.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Champion boisman Selwyn John copped the King of the Rock title in an exciting stick-fighting finals taking home a $20,000 first prize.

As the chantuelle sang, “Mama when ah dead bury me,” blood oozed from the head of John as he crossed bois with Omawale Daniel on Wednesday night. 

Friday, February 24, 2017

Shiraz Mohammed, one of three men charged with kidnapping, raping, buggering and robbing a 26-year-old woman, has been granted $200,000 bail.

Friday, February 24, 2017

With Government set to conduct a forensic audit into Pan Trinbago immediately after this year’s Carnival, officials have warned that it is a possibility the Trinbago Unified Calypsonians’ Organisation (Tuco) could also suffer the same fate.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Former Beyond the Tape host Inspector Roger Alexander and another police officer, formerly assigned to the Police Service television production, appeared in court yesterday to answer private criminal charges brought by a man, who claims to have been assaulted by the duo last year.

Friday, February 24, 2017

A Trinidad-born gay rights activist is suing the State over this country’s homophobic laws.

The novel constitutional lawsuit, the first of its kind to be raised in T&T, was filed in the Port-of-Spain High Court yesterday morning by lawyers representing Jason Jones.

Friday, February 24, 2017

 The decision to play the steel-pan/tassa and sing soca/chutney/calypso music in school is a parental choice.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Port-of-Spain mayor Joel Martinez has signalled his agreement with the announcement by carnival officials that band-leaders be made to bear the consequences for masqueraders who are found to be defacing private properties.

Friday, February 24, 2017

An amendment proposed by Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar to amend the proposed FATCA legislation to allow for people being reported on for alleged breach to be informed before the reporting takes place, was the only remaining contentious point as the Government debated a motion on FATCA...

Friday, February 24, 2017

Finally - FATCA legislation has flown to success.

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