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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Canadian national Nzunaki Tuitt said yesterday that the unsavoury incident she experienced in Yuma had marred their entire Carnival.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

People’s National Movement (PNM) councillor Jason Alexander yesterday called for security guards who work in Carnival bands to undergo proper training, after he was beaten by guards from the band Yuma on Monday evening.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Western Division police yesterday launched a manhunt for several people wanted in connection with a cache of arms, ammunition and illegal drugs found at Cameron Hill in Petit Valley, yesterday.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Several bands and individuals paraded before the panel of judges at the annual Chaguanas Children’s Carnival on Sunday before hundreds of spectators.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

A total of 20 people were arrested at J’Ouvert celebrations in Chaguanas. 

Head of the Central Division Senior Superintendent Jayson Forde told the media the alleged offenders were arrested for various offences including illegal drugs, weapons, obscene language and fighting. 

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Musical legend Joey “Pal” Lewis, 78, died yesterday.

Lewis was admitted to the Community Hospital in Cocorite and diagnosed as having a growth in his colon in 2011. 

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

While mas lovers favoured the modern and earth mas over the traditional aspect in San Fernando J’Ouvert celebrations, many observers felt this year’s presentations lacked creativity.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

A heavy presence of police officers on foot and in vehicles throughout Port-of-Spain did not prevent violence in the city, as a group of non-paying masqueraders threw bottles at J’Ouvert revellers in a band, injuring several people.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Carnival Monday 2016 kicked off yesterday with some of the bigger bands crossing the judging point at South Quay with no major hiccups.

Downtown Port-of-Spain was a sea of colour and excitement as revellers defied the blazing heat in their costumes.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Relatives of Canadian visitor Leon Williams who was struck and killed by a car yesterday morning were left feeling even more distraught after they learnt that the driver never stopped.

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