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Friday, March 14, 2014

Port-of-Spain South MP Marlene Mc Donald has launched a blistering attack on Pennelope Beckles-Robinson, saying she is not fit to lead the PNM into government in 2015. Speaking in Laventille on Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley platform on Wednesday night, Mc Donald described her performance in...

Friday, March 14, 2014

KINGSTON—Popular Jamaican and international dancehall DJ Vybz Kartel and three co-accused were found guilty of murder in the Home Circuit court yesterday. Kartel, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, was charged jointly with fellow entertainer Shawn Campbell, also called Shawn Storm; Kahira Jones;...

Friday, March 14, 2014

Almost three months after Petrotrin’s major oil disaster in the Gulf of Paria, panic rose among Penal residents when a smell of natural gas filled the air as the company pumped water to its Pointe-a-Pierre refinery on Wednesday evening. ...

Friday, March 14, 2014

The refusal of Jamaat al Muslimeen leader Imam Yasin Abu Bakr—the man who staged the July 27, 1990 insurrection—to give evidence to the commission of enquiry has not compromised its outcome, says commission chairman Sir David Simmons. ...

Friday, March 14, 2014

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar is expected to lay the report of the commission of enquiry into the 1990 attempted coup in Parliament this afternoon. Persad-Bissessar received the report yesterday from President Anthony Carmona shortly after it was presented to him by chairman of the...

Friday, March 14, 2014

The family of baby Simeon says they are willing to have a second autopsy performed on the seven-month-two-week-old infant if they believe the findings in the final autopsy report are tainted. The report, which will include a detailed account of the cause of death, is expected to be handed over...

Friday, March 14, 2014

Claxton Bay mother Shirlyn Ramnarine is demanding Education Minister Dr Tim Gopeesingh take immediate action to address bullying and increasing school violence. Her appeal came after her 16-year-old son, Ajay, a Fifth Form...

Friday, March 14, 2014

The two men, who yesterday appeared in court jointly charged with five others accused of stealing from Republic Bank Ltd, were each granted $500,000 bail by Sangre Grande magistrate Ejenny Espinet. Jagdesh Ramnarine, 33, and Clyde Cox, 48, both of Calcutta, Freeport, are charged with breaking...

Friday, March 14, 2014

Members of the public are being advised not to disclose any personal information over the phone to strangers. The warning comes after several text messages, claiming to be from the Central Bank and the Telecommunications Services of T&T (TSTT) ,told local recipients they had won prizes and...

Thursday, March 13, 2014

The Petroleum Company of Trinidad and Tobago Limited (Petrotrin) has responded to reports of a gas smell in Penal.

 

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