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Police: No weed smoking in fetes

Think again about smoking marijuana during a public Carnival event this year, the police have warned. Speaking at the Police press briefing on Wednesday Sgt...

Doctor killed in kidnapping attempt

One doctor is dead and another seriously injured after they were kidnapped by gunmen, who later crashed along the Solomon Hochoy Highway. The deceased doctor...

PTSC manager denies $m bus auctioned for $9,500

General Manager of the Public Transport Service Corporation (PTSC) Bashir Mohammed has denied claims that a million-dollar PTSC bus was auctioned off for mere...

Government neglect causing businesses to lose out—Couva North MP

Couva North MP Ramona Ramdial says businesses are losing out because of Government neglect. The MP made the statement during the opening of her...

Marijuana detainees released

All persons who were on remand for possession of small quantities of marijuana have been released on bail. When a novel lawsuit brought to...

PTSC chairman clears the air on recent auction

Chairman of the Public Transport Service Corporation (PTSC), Edwin Gooding, has dismissed as fake news, claims made in social media that PTSC literally gave...

Man charged with Chuniesingh murders

A 31-year-old man yesterday appeared before an Arima magistrate charged with the triple murder which occurred in Arima on January 6. Nathaniel Ellis, 31,...

New TTT Board receives Instruments of Appointment

The new Board of Directors of state-owned TTT Limited has been fully constituted, and has been made operational. The new Board members received their Instruments...

Teen killer gets

A 26-year-old man, who stabbed a mother of one to death less than a week before his 15th birthday, is expected to be released...

Millennials will challenge marijuana policies of companies—HR Expert

As it stands, the policy adopted by most companies T&T for marijuana use or possession is termination. But after the Government decriminalised possession of 30...


Tabaquite man gunned down

One day after celebrating his birthday, a 31-year-old man was gunned down at a business place in Tabaquite earlier today. Dead is...

US researchers share COVID-19 vaccine with the world

Using traditional technology that can be scaled widely and cheaply, Corbevax offers a potential solution to vaccine inequity. By William...

Retired cop murdered

A retired police officer was found murdered at his home in Chaguanas this morning.    Daryl Jodha, 57,...

Store proprietor recalls near death from COVID

As she walked around her store—Secret Glow Skincare and Cosmetics in Town Centre Mall, Port-of-Spain, on Friday– it was still hard for Carlene Rivers...

$3 billion in suspicious transactions from 2020 to 2021

The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) received 1,638 Suspicious Transaction Reports/Suspicious Activity reports valued at $3.1 billion over 2020 and 2021. Some $2 billion of that...