Chaguanas vendors will have to move.
The association representing the vendors has lost its application for judicial review in the High Court.
Justice Kevin Ramcharan this morning dismissed their claim that the vendors had a legitimate expectation to remain and have their vending booths permanently established at the old Chaguanas health centre facility.
Workers have been evacuated from NP's Sea Lots facility.
A Guardian Media team is at the site this morning and has been told that a fire broke out at a company located behind NP.
Fire tenders are on the scene and we understand the fire had been contained
However, NP officials have evacuated the facility and health and safety officers are assessing the building to determine whether staff will be allowed to reenter.
On Wednesday night a jury indicted 28-year-old Trinidadian Rondell Henry, who was arrested after he allegedly plotted a terrorist attack and stole a U-Haul at National Harbour in Washington. If convicted he can face a maximum of ten years in prisom.
The State is saddled with $345 million in claims for properties that were acquired to make way for the construction of the Solomon Hochoy Highway Extension to Point Fortin.
And over 100 properties were acquired that are no longer in the way of the proposed road development.
This was revealed by Works and Transport Minister Rohan Sinanan on Wednesday during an event in Guapo, where Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley turned the sod for packages, 5D, 6C and 3A of the highway extension project.
The National Carnival Commission (NCC) has racked up a debt of $78 million in the last two years.
The revelation was made before a Public Accounts Committee meeting chaired by Dr Bhoe Tewarie, as they examined officials of the NCC on the expenditure and internal controls for the periods 2010 to 2018.
The Housing Development Corporation (HDC) fired six procurement and contract assistants in order to “outsource” their jobs to a single yet unnamed consultant.
Among those dismissed is Carrie-Ann Moreau, the woman at the centre of the sexual misconduct allegations made against former sport minister Darryl Smith.
The other officers are Camille Le Gendre, Allan Gour, Lisa Sharma, Abiola Clarence and Afta Jemmot-Bharath, according to documents obtained by Guardian Media.
Supreme Court Judges are entitled to apply for sabbatical leave as part of the terms and conditions of their jobs.
However, they can only access such a benefit after the Judiciary has established the administrative arrangements to facilitate it.
High Court Judge James Aboud made the statements as he delivered judgement, in an interpretation lawsuit filed by the Office of the Attorney General to help resolve the controversial issue, at the Hall of Justice in Port-of-Spain, on Wednesday.
A self-confessed panty thief was sent to prison for four years on Wednesday after eluding officers for almost a year.
Brian Mc Kenzie, 36, was nabbed by undercover police officers earlier this week near a bar in Sangre Chiquito, a village south of Sangre Grande.
Police said Mc Kenzie was accused of stealing various items of clothing which were put out to dry by homeowners.
Tobago police are investigating an incident where inappropriate text messages were sent to a 15-year-old schoolboy by a well-known THA official.
Guardian Media understands that the incident occurred approximately three weeks ago, but was only made public today via social media.
A senior police official from the Child Protection Unit told Guardian Media, that while an official report was not made to the unit, the contents of the text message itself can be considered as a report and the relevant action will be taken.
Police are seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 18-year-old Deja Ward.
Ward was last seen leaving her Maloney Gardens, D’Abadie home, around 10 am on Wednesday.
She was reported missing to the Maloney Police Station, around 3:25 pm on Thursday 4th April, 2019, by a friend. Deja is of African descent, 5 feet 6 inches tall and slim built with a brown complexion and shoulder length hair.
She was last seen wearing a black top and a pair of blue jeans pants.