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Police arrest relatives of reputed North Coast gang leader

Police arrest relatives of reputed North Coast gang leader

Relatives of a reputed gang leader and drug dealer in the North Coast of Trinidad were arrested yesterday. Police were targeting the gang leader and his associates, and carried out an exercise between 3:30pm and 7pm. They ventured into the Las Cuevas area and arrested a 30 ...

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August 11th, 2017

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St. James gets upgraded Cancer Treatment equipment

St. James gets upgraded Cancer Treatment equipment

The St. James Medical Facility has boosted its capabilities in treating cancer, especially those in female organs. The NWRHA says it has started the High Dose Rate of its Brachytherapy treatment, also known as radiation therapy. Previously, the facility only offered the Low ...

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August 11th, 2017

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Police Commissioner candidate shortlist by December

Police Commissioner candidate shortlist by December

By the December, a shortlist of candidates for Police Commissioner will be ready. The Police Service Commission has contracted KPMG Trinidad and Tobago to conduct the recruitment and selection process. The firm will advertise the vacancy, sort through applications as well as

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August 11th, 2017

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Second man charged in stomping death incident

Second man charged in stomping death incident

The second man accused in the stomping death of Akeno Thomas in El Dorado has appeared in court. The incident was captured on surveillance cameras and video footage went viral on social media. It showed Thomas falling into a drain along Pentecostal Road, and being stomped on

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August 11th, 2017

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CDA hosts first ever Curry Festival in T&T

CDA hosts first ever Curry Festival in T&T

You may have had curry mango, curry duck and curry chicken – but what about curry coconut ice cream? That’s one of the items to be highlighted in Chaguaramas tomorrow at T&T’s first ever food festival, Spices…the Curry Festival. It is being hosted by the ...

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August 11th, 2017

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PM apologizes and calls for urgency in getting new passenger vessel

PM apologizes and calls for urgency in getting new passenger vessel

All stakeholders involved in getting a new passenger vessel should operate with a level of urgency. PM Dr Keith Rowley believes this will bring relief to citizens who rely on the fast ferry service between Trinidad and Tobago. However, he is asking the efforts be redoubled ...

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August 11th, 2017

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PM funds Barbados getaway

PM funds Barbados getaway

The State is not funding a weekend getaway for Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley. This clarification comes in a statement from the Office of the Prime Minister today. It says Dr Rowley is taking a private weekend trip to Barbados from today to Monday, which he has paid for. In ...

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August 11th, 2017

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Traffic restrictions in Arima from Friday 18th to Monday 21st Aug

Traffic restrictions in Arima from Friday 18th to Monday 21st Aug

Drivers, be reminded there will be traffic restrictions along O’Meara Road, Arima from next week. WASA says it will be between Nutones Boulevard and La Chance Trace from 8pm next week Friday to 5am, Monday 21st August. This is to facilitate installation of new sewer mains. ...

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August 11th, 2017

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Trini climbs highest Europe mountain to help abuse pregnant women

Trini climbs highest Europe mountain to help abuse pregnant women

A Trinbagonian wants to climb Mt Everest, all in the name of helping the vulnerable. Henry Mungalsingh is the co founder of Project Halo, which is an ongoing mission to climb the highest mountains in the world, with an aim of raising funds to help empower abused women and ...

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August 10th, 2017

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Agriculture Ministry looks to deal with “market cartels”

Agriculture Ministry looks to deal with “market cartels”

Attempts are being made to protect market vendors from what is being described as “cartels”. This assurance comes from Agriculture Minister Clarence Rambharat who says persons have contacted him to complain about this issue. But what exactly are “market cartels”? Minister ...

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August 10th, 2017

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