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Nigel John’s family and the police are still unclear as to the motive behind his killing at Todd’s Road, Chaguanas, on Thursday night. John’s relatives were also injured in the attack and up to last night remained in a critical condition in hospital.

However, the police have speculated that it could be related to the unprecedented recent upsurge...

Friday, July 3, 2015

Education Minister Dr Tim Gopeesingh says the Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) standardised score was the important factor used to determine the placement of Secondary Entrance Assessment (SEA) pupils attend after writing the exam.

Friday, July 3, 2015

San Fernando Mayor Haji Kazim Hosein says he is saddened by the violent death of a Muslim convert at a masjid in San Fernando, especially during the month of Ramadan. He called for an end to that kind of attack against religious institutions.

Friday, July 3, 2015

San Fernando Jama Masjid worshippers hid in their mosque on Wednesday night when a man walked onto the masjid’s compound and killed the son of a popular People’s National Movement (PNM) activist.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Twelve years after Caroni (1975) Limited folded, hundreds of cane farmers have finally received their first tranche of compensation from government, on behalf of the European Union. But many farmers said they were disappointed with the meagre sums.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Almost one year after allegations of sexual impropriety, physical abuse, financial discrepancies and gross neglect surfaced regarding the St Michael's School for Boys, Diego Martin, the institution’s administrator has been suspended.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Leader of the ILP Jack Warner is denying that he is in cahoots with the PNM to avoid extradition to the United States. Warner, who is wanted on wire fraud, racketeering and money laundering charges in the US, was speaking to reporters after the ILP’s Tuesday night cottage meeting, in Claxton Bay.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley has countered claims of racism levelled against him and his party by Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar and her party, instead accusing her of attempting to make the 2015 election campaign one about race. Speaking on a PNM platform in Cocoyea Village, on Tuesd

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Prisons Commissioner Sterling Stewart has made it clear that both he and his officers, and not prisoners, are in charge of the T&T Prisons Service. Speaking at the inauguration of the new Vision On Mission board and awards ceremony held at the Central Bank Auditorium on St Vincent Street, Por

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Claims of extortion in exchange for pension cheques and disability grants at the San Fernando TT Post Office descended into chaos yesterday as police had to be called out to escort postal workers from the compound. Tension mounted as pensioners, who had been waiting for almost six hours in the su

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Director of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU), Susan Francois, says T&T nationals who are part of Isis (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) would be monitored by the watchdog agency. “There may be negative news about particular persons or particular situations.

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