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Saturday, January 17, 2015

Of the $314 million allocated to the National Carnival Commission (NCC) for Carnival 2015, $150 million was used to pay off the commission’s debt incurred in staging last year’s festival. This was revealed by Arts and Multiculturalism Minister Lincoln Douglas yesterday while responding to...

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Attorney General Anand Ramlogan says the order against Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley in the e-mailgate defamation matter stands and he did not intend to retract anything he said about the matter on Thursday. He said so in an interview after attorney for Rowley in the matter, Senator Faris Al...

Saturday, January 17, 2015

A 22-year-old former student of the University of the West Indies (UWI) is in police custody after a raid on his sophisticated indoor marijuana greenhouse on Thursday. The suspect, of Diego Martin, was arrested yesterday by St Joseph police in an apartment near the university’s St Augustine...

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Quick response by the Fire Services yesterday saved the home of 72-year-old Phulmatie Ramnan Issarie, but could not save the woman's life. According to the woman's eldest son, Khimraj, around 9 am yesterday, residents of New Lane Street, off Don Miguel Road, El Socorro, saw the woman's house on...

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar has instructed Finance Minister Larry Howai, Trade Minister Vasant Bharath and Planning Minister Dr Bhoe Tewarie to convene urgent talks to develop a sustainable plan for managing the country’s foreign exchange supply.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Multi-media journalist Urvashi Tiwari-Roopnarine has been investigating T&T’s flourishing illegal drug trade for the past several weeks.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Larceny charges against a deaf man were not read to him in the San Fernando Magistrates Court for the past two days because no one could communicate with him. Atiba Spann was arrested Wednesday and taken to court on Thursday and then again yesterday, but the matter could not proceed.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Police constable Kashyap Ryan Lochan, who was shot twice while responding to a robbery at a bar in Barrackpore two weeks ago, says he remains committed to the T&T Police Service (TTPS) and will not leave the job.

Friday, January 16, 2015

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Friday, January 16, 2015
A 23-year-old student of the University of the West Indies (UWI) is being sought by police following a raid yesterday on a sophisticated indoor marijuana growing operation metres away from the university’s St Augustine Campus yesterday. 
 

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