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Brasso Seco residents yesterday breathed a sigh of relief after learning that the country’s most wanted man, Azmon Alexander, was caught by police. 

According to police reports, around 10.30 am yesterday officers of the Northern Division Task Force led by Insp Mark Maharaj chased a green Mazda car along Lennox Yearwood Boulevard, Malabar.


The National Insurance Property Development Co Ltd (Nipdec) is seeking to construct carparks in Arima, San Fernando and Chaguanas. Its income at the end of the fiscal year in June was $59.9 million, Nipdec chairman Hamlyn Jailal told a joint select committee (JSC) yesterday. 

One man was granted $1 million bail yesterday after he was charged with marijuana possession while the five other men jointly charged were remanded in custody and will reappear in court next week. Although he was granted bail, Adrian Mohammed, of Old Train Line, Southern Main Road, Claxton Bay, w

After losing all her possessions in a fire six months ago, mother of one Michelle Francis has been depending on the kindness of strangers, begging for money on the streets of San Fernando. While she says she is willing to work, circumstances have driven her to beg for help to feed her 18-month-ol

Relatives of 19-year-old Ray Phillips of Richplain, Diego Martin, claim he was ambushed and killed by police. However, police say Phillips and other members of a gang opened fire on them so they had to return fire. Police said officers from the Western Division were on patrol near the hills at Up

Retired Appeal Court Judge Zainool Hosein, who was appointed chairman of the Integrity Commission yesterday, says he sees no conflict of interest in also being president of the Retired Judges Association. “The association will continue and I still remain a retired judge and I still remain the hea

The Opposition People’s National Movement trusts that new Integrity Commission chairman, retired judge Zainool Hosein, will be guided by propriety in matters pertaining to any conflict of interest. Opposition PNM PRO Faris Al-Rawi said so yesterday after the President appointed Hosein to head the

Engineering officials and some Manzanilla residents said yesterday said it might be more feasible to leave the dilapidated Manzanila-Mayaro Main Road as is and chart a new route further inland. This was the thinking even as officials from the Ministry of Works and Infrastructure used a heavy duty

Security at Petrotrin installations was beefed last night as the state-owned oil company raised its threat alert after a cryptic warning was issued in a video posted on Youtube from the group Anonymous T&T. Yesterday, the group, which has described itself as a “loosely associated internationa

President general of the Oilfields Workers’ Trade Union Ancel Roget says state-owned oil company National Petroleum (NP) is barking up the wrong tree by securing a stay of the Industrial Court’s order for 68 fired workers to be reinstated immediately.

Retired Justice of Appeal Zainool Hosein has been appointed the new chairman of the Integrity Commission. A press release issued yesterday stated Hosein was expected to be sworn in today at the Office of the President, St Ann’s.