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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The Opposition yesterday turned its back on a bill which seeks to allow accused people the option to have a trial by judge alone.

The legislation was presented by Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Faris Al-Rawi.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The community of Malabar was struggling last evening to come to terms with the brutal murder of a 56-year-old woman and a teenager.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Appointments for four outpatient clinics at the Port-of-Spain General Hospital will be rescheduled after the clinics’ roof collapsed recently — but emergency attention can be obtained at other health facilities, Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh has assured.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

There was a total of 9,466 teenage pregnancies reported at the nation’s hospitals between 2011 and 2015.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM) has admitted that it needs to make improvements to its response to natural disasters following the aftermath of Tropical Storm Bret.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

A victim who was brutally raped by a police officer inside a station when she was just 17 years, yesterday criticised the sentence imposed on the now retired officer.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Help the Children’s Authority, don’t criticise it, says child rights activist, Diana Mahabir-Wyatt. Asking how many children outside of the Children’s Authority have committed suicide, Mahabir-Wyatt rose in defence of the organisation she helped get off the ground.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

More stormy Parliament sessions may be ahead. While the Opposition intends filing a motion of no-confidence against House Speaker Bridgid Annisette- George by today, the Speaker yesterday sternly warned MPs against misbehaviour in Parliament.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Two bandits died at the Chaguanas Health Centre yesterday, moments after they were involved in a shootout with police after robbing at bar in St Helena.

However, only one of the dead men, Desmond Samuel, of Central Trinidad, had been identified up to last night.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Accountant Darryl Cox was granted $600,000 bail after appearing in the San Fernando Magistrates’ Court on multiple money laundering and fraud charges yesterday.

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