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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Death row inmate Lester Pitman, who triggered a maelstrom of criticism against Chief Justice Ivor Archie and other members of the judiciary over delays in the delivery of judgments, was yesterday ordered to serve a minimum of 40 years...

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Hundreds of La Brea residents were in some discomfort last night because of  toxic fumes emanating from an oil spill which Petrotrin claimed to have contained the day before.

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Thank God! These were the words of relieved father Jasson Noel yesterday, after his six-year-old daughter Keyana Noel, who was abducted by a male relative on Tuesday from her Duncan Street, Port-of-Spain home, was returned to him safe and sound. Noel had gone into...

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

The world continues to pay tribute to former South African leader Nelson Mandela, who was buried in his native village on Sunday. Here in Trinidad, the Anglican church held a memorial in his honour at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Port-of-Spain, on Monday.

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Energy Minister Kevin Ramnarine says the illegal diesel racket is fuelling crime. He described the racket as “big business,” since the last three illegal bunkers discovered in Sea Lots were...

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Chairman of the Integrity Commission Kenneth Gordon is requesting Cabinet approval for the establishment of a T&T corruption index. Gordon said that during his address at Monday’s Christmas...

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Thirteen-year-old Hamid Rasheed still has a bullet lodged in his left arm after being shot on Queen Street, Port-of-Spain, last Saturday. Police said around 7 pm, Rasheed, of Maraval, and Alvin Maraj, 35, of Valsayn, were standing on the pavement at the corner of...

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Slinger Francisco, the Mighty Sparrow, continues to get better as he convalesces in a New York rehab facility. Taking a break from therapy yesterday at the High Land Health Care Centre, in Queens, Sparrow spoke for a long time, and even sang.

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

After a two-hour meeting between members of the Joint Trade Union Movement (JTUM) and acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams at the Police Administration Building, Port-of-Spain, yesterday the two parties failed to agree on the...

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

National Security Minister Gary Griffith yesterday defended the Virtual Police Officer initiative, insisting the intention was not to sideline the Police Complaints Authority. Griffith was...

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