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Saturday, February 23, 2013

A day after Carmen Ramjattan was found bludgeoned to death, a 35-year-old man was arrested after he was caught driving her stolen car. Car Search staff found the man driving Ramjattan’s gold-coloured Nissan Almera on an agricultural road off the M2 Ring Road, Debe, around 6.15 pm on Thursday.

Saturday, February 23, 2013

The Government spent $725 million in 2012 on the Government Assistance for Tuition Expenses (Gate) programme which assists tertiary education funding, Education Minister Dr Tim Gopeesingh said yesterday, reiterating the Government’s commitment to Gate.

Friday, February 22, 2013
Friday, February 22, 2013

A day after repeated calls to her phone and visits to her house went unanswered, relatives discovered the battered body of 70-year-old Carmen Ramjattan at her Phillipine home on Wednesday night. Ramjattan’s son Dennis, along with police, found her body slumped over in her bathroom with both hands

Friday, February 22, 2013

The Ministry of Planning and Sustainable Development will launch its National Performance Framework and Annual Report on Performance on Tuesday at the Port-of-Spain Ballroom, Hyatt Regency at 9 am.

 

Friday, February 22, 2013

The view that there is race-based voting in T&T is a mere “illusion,” says Dr Fuad Khan, Minister of Health and UNC MP for the Barataria/San Juan constituency. “We do not have race-based voting in T&T. We have political party voting.

Friday, February 22, 2013

All it takes for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing. So said founder, president and chief executive officer of Praise City International Bishop Dave Alleyne as he quoted Edmund Burke’s famous words at the ministry’s recent commemoration service, titled Remembering the Holocaust. 

Friday, February 22, 2013

A mechanic accused of committing 32 sexual offences on a 14-year-old girl has been granted $300,000 bail. Ryan Dabideen, 40, a father of two, who arrested on Saturday first appeared before a Justice of the Peace on Tuesday and was remanded into custody.

 

Friday, February 22, 2013

Education Minister Dr Tim Gopeesingh has not yet received an official report on Tuesday’s incident in which an iron gate at the Point Fortin ASJA Mosque fell on a schoolboy.

Friday, February 22, 2013

The quiet fishing village of Charlotteville was rocked by disaster when four people were made homeless when their home was gutted by fire. The owner of the two-storey structure is 76-year-old Melita Baptiste.

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