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Sunday, December 14, 2014

Two economists are urging whoever forms the next Government to diversify from oil and gas in the light of falling oil prices and cutbacks in expenditure.

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Expectant mother Renuka Gurahoo was left to deliver her premature baby at the Mt Hope Women’s Hospital on her own. The baby which was just 23 weeks old lived for ten minutes, took a deep gasp and died in her mother’s arms in the wee hours of December 8.

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar says if oil prices continue to slide on the global market the Government may have to revise, for a second time, the national budget. And if the situation does not improve soon, withdrawals from the national Heritage Stabilization Fund (HSF) might be necessary

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Three people were executed in the peaceful Valencia district on Friday night.

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Crime Watch host Ian Alleyne was one of the first people to arrive on the scene of a fatal hit-and-run accident on the Uriah Butler Highway in Freeport. Alleyne took exclusive footage via his camera phone of the bodies of Krisendath Ramdeen, 60, and Sham Mohammed, 50, and later realised they were

Saturday, December 13, 2014

While there was an increase overall in sexual offences in 2014, there was an actual decrease in rapes this year compared to last year, Supt Joanne Archie says. Archie said there were 159 rapes in 2014 and 202 in 2013 and the police Crime and Analysis Problem Agency (CAPA) was yet to analyse how m

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Even as oil prices fall, the popular Christmas flea market at Mid Centre Mall in Chaguanas opened on Thursday with shoppers carefully watching their pockets. The mall’s carpark was full yesterday and a steady stream of shoppers trickled in and out of the flea market. Store owners, street vendors

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Police officers assigned to the Immigration Division’s have joined the hunt for “fugitive” Africans Musah Ibrahim and Time Kings, and are expected to make a break in the case within the next 24 hours. Intelligence sources told the T&T Guardian yesterday the investigating team, which comprised

Saturday, December 13, 2014

A 50-year-old farmer was killed while crossing the Churchill-Roosevelt Highway in Aranguez on Thursday night. Around 6.15 pm, Krishna Sookraj, of Cyrus Street, Aranguez, was riding his bicycle south to north along the westbound lanes near the Aranguez overpass when a black SUV collided with him.

Saturday, December 13, 2014

The search for missing US Army veteran Kevin Petway ended after police found out he was back home in New York. A report said that Ste Madeleine investigator Sgt Prescott spoke to 59-year-old Petway by phone yesterday morning. Petway, of Queens, New York, told police that after he left his wife Ra

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