You are here

News

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Instead of a leaders’ debate, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar will now take part in a question-and-answer session hosted by state-owned Caribbean New Media Group (CNMG), tonight. After weeks of negotiations between Persad-Bissessar’s team and the Debates Commission there seems no...

Thursday, July 30, 2015

The protective services were placed on high alert yesterday after a letter claiming that co-ordinated attacks were being planned by the Jamaat-al-Muslimeen to free the 11 men charged in the death of Dana Seetahal, SC, and those similarly accused in the ongoing Vindra Naipaul-Coolman trial began...

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Within 24 hours after receiving information that the life of the Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar was possibly under threat, the Special Branch Unit was able to process the information and determine it to be fake. While such swift work is usually commended, the officers from the unit are...

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Officials at the Ministry of National Security are alleged to have discovered a plot to destabilise the country. The plot involves the importation of a shipment of arms and ammunition worth well over $10 million, which was to be used to create havoc in Port-of-Spain ahead of last Friday’s...

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Hours after Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley criticised police for not investigating an $8.3 million bribery claim against Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar in connection with the Section 34 fiasco, acting Commissioner of Police Stephen Williams assigned the Anti-Corruption Investigations...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar wasn’t the only “star” spotlight of Monday’s UNC Forum in Barataria.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Health Minister and Barataria/ San Juan candidate Dr Fuad Khan said for some nine years he was victimised by the former PNM administration.

Khan was addressing party supporters at a public meeting held at the Barataria South Secondary School on Monday night.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The five-year wait by hundreds of police officers for improved salaries, terms and conditions of service came to an end on Monday when president of the Police Service and Social Welfare Association Insp Anand Ramesar signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Chief Personnel Officer...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

If the People’s National Movement (PNM) forms the next government, the Police Service may be demilitarised and allowed to focus solely on policing.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The Congress of the People (COP) has selected five more candidates for the September 7 polls but has still not finalised any arrangement with the United National Congress as to which seats it would contest.

Pages