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Thursday, May 5, 2016

Government’s Strategic Services Agency (SSA) Amendment Bill could mean the end of media freedom, since journalists researching issues, collecting information and dealing with politically sensitive sources could fall under surveillance by the SSA, says Opposition Senator Gerald Ramdeen.

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Colonial Life Insurance Company Ltd posted profits of $5.2 billion at the end of December 2014, according to the  company’s latest financial statements. The T&T Guardian obtained the information after it was posted on Clico’s website yesterday afternoon. 

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh has dismissed as unfounded the theory that the country has run out of antidote for scorpion venom.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Members of both the Opposition and Independent benches yesterday spoke out against proposed amendments to give the Strategic Services Agency (SSA) a wider mandate to gather information on an increased number of offences, including treason.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Acting permanent secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries, Joy Persad-Myers, said yesterday that 3,000 applicants have been awaiting the issuance of agricultural leases by the ministry. 

Some of the applicants have been waiting for 15 or 16 years, Persad-Myers said.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

As a man with no letters behind his name, Fr Reginald Hezekiah was described yesterday as indistinguishable from the masses as he obeyed the call by God to serve in the priesthood.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Former attorney general Garvin Nicholas says an Attorney General’s role goes further than “only acting when told to do so.”

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

After three failed attempts, two autopsies and a court battle over the body, fired Centrin worker David Francis, who was found hanging at his Couva home two weeks ago, will finally be laid to rest tomorrow.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Seventeen-year-old Amy Babwah grabbed her sleeping baby and hid behind a wardrobe as gunmen pumped multiple bullets into her husband’s body after storming their Marabella home on Monday night.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Twelve years after four people were charged with kidnapping four-year-old Saada Singh from her Vistabella school, the matter has not yet been set for trial.

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