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Monday, November 3, 2014

A Point Fortin mother is calling for the immediate suspension of a male teacher at the Vance River RC school who allegedly collared her nine-year-old son, violently shook him and hit his head on a wall during class last week. Gonzales Village, Guapo resident Jame Nicholas, a security guard and...

Monday, November 3, 2014

A report from the Ministry of Health shows that almost a quarter of the T&T young people between the ages of 15 and 24 are smokers. The results of the survey were revealed by County Medical Officer of Health for the Victoria District, Dr Akenath Misir, at the ministry’s second annual Anti-...

Monday, November 3, 2014

Law enforcement officers searched the Blanchisseuse forest for several hours yesterday, but there was still no sign of a family of four from Paria who disappeared under mysterious circumstances over a week ago. Although the search for the missing mother, her two daughters and her one-year-old...

Monday, November 3, 2014

“I feel compelled to say the environmental impacts have not been properly studied.” This is the conclusion arrived at by one ecologist who presented information before the Joint Consultative Council (JCC) on the controversial Debe to Mon Desir leg of the highway to Point Fortin. He has requested...

Monday, November 3, 2014

Former Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) executive member Chuck Blazer, once a close friend and confidant of Jack Warner, spent months compiling information for the FBI and IRS with secret devices hidden on his person, the New York Daily News...

Monday, November 3, 2014

National Security Minister Gary Griffith said yesterday the controversial surgery performed on a patient to remove 17 cocaine pellets is a either a massive fabrication or a massive cover-up. He made the statement in response to the claims last week that the police could not charge anyone due to...

Monday, November 3, 2014

Health Minister Dr Fuad Khan has admitted to being a very close friend of Dr Dinesh Ariyanayagam, the surgeon at the centre of a controversial procedure in which 17 cocaine pellets were allegedly removed from a patient’s stomach last year. The surgery, which was performed at the St Augustine...

Monday, November 3, 2014

Three bandits went to commit a robbery at a Gasparillo restaurant on Saturday night, but only two came out alive after one of them was shot dead by a security guard. The surviving suspects were eventually held in Princes Town but up to yesterday police were yet to identify the other man, who is...

Monday, November 3, 2014

Caricom’s heads of government will hold a special meeting on the Ebola virus and chikungunya disease here on Tuesday, a release from the Office of the Prime Minister said yesterday. The release said the 17th Special Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caricom will deal...

Sunday, November 2, 2014

One of the main, ongoing responsibilities of presidents of T&T under the Republican Constitution is the appointment of citizens of the country to offices and bodies, established by statute, that contribute to the good and orderly governance of the nation. In a fair number of cases, the...

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