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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

A “Guilty Court” should be established to hear all matters in which an accused person pleads guilty, Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar has recommended.

Persad-Bissessar did so during yesterday’s Parliament debate on legislation to facilitate plea bargaining (PB).

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Chaguanas mother of one Sharlene Somai told relatives she was leaving home to buy a phonecard at a nearby parlour on Tuesday and has not been seen since.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The current recall of corned beef, chicken patties and chicken nuggets originating from Brazil is the costliest ever exercise in the history of this country.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The auditorium of City Hall in Port-of-Spain was nearly filled Tuesday evening with people who came out for the Environmental Management Authority’s (EMA) public consultation on its First Draft Revised National Environment Policy.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Teachers who are persistently absent and late are being blamed for increasing violence in the nation’s schools and their high failure rates.

Student violence is also being traced to the Education Ministry’s refusal to place deans and heads of departments in schools.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Port-of-Spain City Corporation’s CEO yesterday denied the corporation intended to restrict homeless people access to Tamarind Square when it constructed a perimeter fence and gates at the site almost two years ago.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Chaguanas mother of one Sharlene Somai told relatives she was leaving home to buy a phonecard on Tuesday evening at a nearby parlor but she has not been seen since. 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The BBC has reported that a police officer has been stabbed in the Houses of Parliament in central London.

According to reports from the BBC Commons Leader David Lidington said the "alleged assailant was shot by armed police" following a "serious" incident.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The number of industrial and work-related accidents in T&T is “alarming” said Labour Minister Jennifer Baptiste-Primus.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

By July, Caricom Implementing Agency for Crime and Security (IMPACS) will have the capacity to hunt down regional criminals who profit in the proceeds of crimes.

IMPACS will zero in on criminals by confiscating their assets to prevent the fuelling of further crimes.

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