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Saturday, November 29, 2014

Beetham and Sea Lots residents yesterday pleaded with Minister of the Environment and Water Resources Ganga Singh for “sustainable” employment. The residents were employed in the Port-of-Spain Outfall Clean-up Project which started on September 5 and cost $14 million. They were speaking at an app

Saturday, November 29, 2014

As the oil price continued its steady fall yesterday, Finance Minister Larry Howai announced that T&T’s deficit was projected to climb by $1.3 billion to 3.2 per cent of the GDP. The initial projected deficit for 2015 was 2.3 per cent or $4.3 billion. Howai read a statement in Parliament on t

Saturday, November 29, 2014

People’s National Movement (PNM) MPs are denying they are involved in a move to oust Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley to make way for former prime minister Patrick Manning to return to the helm. PNM PRO Faris Al-Rawi chalked up claims of such a plan to “UNC desperation to create confusion in the

Saturday, November 29, 2014

A mix-up in the charges against murder accused Azmon Alexander led to his non-appearance in court yesterday, frustrating curious onlookers who showed up to get a glimpse of the man who was once deemed T&T’s most wanted. 

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Police are hunting for a man who shot Dennison Rodney ten times after the two began arguing after an accident in Diego Martin yesterday. Unfortunately, the cops may be stumped in their attempt to solve the case of road rage as no one saw the man who shot Rodney in the early hours of yesterday.

Friday, November 28, 2014

An argument between two drivers is suspected to have triggered the country's latest murder.

Dead is Dennison Rodney, 42, of Cocorite, whose body was found near his car under the Diego Martin flyover early this morning.

Friday, November 28, 2014

In a wheelchair, hunger striker Dr Wayne Kublalsingh appeared before a Siparia Magistrate on Friday morning.

Kublalsingh, leader of the Highway Reroute Movement (HRM), was called to answer charges of assault, resisting arrest and obstructing the police in the execution of their duty.

Friday, November 28, 2014

The Prisons and Fire Services are giving the Prime Minister a week to address the non-payment of the $1,000 special monthly allowances they say are due to them. The special allowance was first given to the police from 2010, and then to the Prisons and Fire Services in 2012.

Friday, November 28, 2014

A female police motorcyclist suffered a blackout while riding and collided with  a police car on the Beetham Highway yesterday. She was treated for a fractured arm and other injuries.

Friday, November 28, 2014

Former PNM leader Patrick Manning has written to Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley asking why he is being hauled before the party’s national executive for disciplinary action. In a letter to Rowley bearing yesterday’s date, Manning said he received two letters from the party’s general secretary o

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