Friday, May 22, 2015


Ventour Resigns

May 21, 2015, 10:21 PM AST Comments

Integrity Commission deputy chairman Justice Sebastian Ventour yesterday tendered his resignation saying he was "flabbergasted" with the Commission's decision to terminate its investigation into Emailgate.

Rowley: A shocking development

May 21, 2015, 10:19 PM AST Comments

This latest shocking development with the Integrity Commission is a matter for the President which requires his urgent attention, Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley has said.

Police still waiting for Emailgate info

May 21, 2015, 10:18 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) is continuing its emailgate investigation, stressing yesterday that its investigation and that of the Integrity Commission were "separate and distinct".

Kamla falls ill

May 21, 2015, 10:11 PM AST Comments

PRIME MINISTER Kamla Persad-Bissessar fell ill yesterday and was unable attend the sod-turning ceremony for the new Point Fortin Hospital and the distribution of deeds to the landless in Chaguanas.

3 held with gun

May 21, 2015, 10:03 PM AST Comments

Three men are in police custody after they were held with a firearm in a car which was being driven through Westmoorings yesterday morning.At about 11.45 a.m., police received information that a white Nissan Almera had been observed been driven about the community for about 30 minutes.This informati

Quake! Magnitude 4.9

May 21, 2015, 10:01 PM AST Comments

The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (SRC) at St Augustine yesterday recorded a magnitude 4.9 earthquake.The quake occurred at 9.25 a.m. and was felt in Port of Spain and Arima, as well as St. George's in Grenada. Since the start of this year, Trinidad has experienced 130 events

Suspect still in hospital

May 21, 2015, 9:59 PM AST Comments

The woman detained in connection with the death of 22-month-old toddler Rojel Jeremiah Hilliare-Farrow, remains in stable condition at the San Fernando General Hospital.The 20-year-old mother of three suffered a seizure while being interviewed by homicide detectives on Monday evening. She was detain

Major car stealing racket busted in East/West Corridor

May 21, 2015, 9:58 PM AST Comments

Northern Division police believe they have broken up a major car-stealing racket along the East/West corridor with the arrests of four men on Wednesday morning.According to police reports, the exercise was conducted under the supervision of

Chairman: Problems with site 'worrisome'

May 21, 2015, 9:55 PM AST Comments

Chairman of the Las Alturas Commission of Enquiry Mustapha Ibrahim yesterday described as "worrisome" the numerous problems at the site of the controversial housing development at Morvant.