Monday, June 22, 2015


‘We will file injunction’

Jun. 22, 2015, 9:55 PM AST Comments

The decision to recommend the buyout of the leave of senior officers is not sitting well with the Police Social and Welfare Association.

Snr Supt Gould sent on leave

Jun. 22, 2015, 9:52 PM AST Comments

AS the police investigation into allegations of marijuana being found on the compound of the Prime Minister's private Phillipine home continues, the man in charge of her security detail, Snr Supt Gary Gould, has retired.

‘Billboards okay on private property’

Jun. 22, 2015, 9:50 PM AST Comments

By Sue-Ann Wayow - ONCE the billboards promoting political parties are set up on private property, no law is being broken, regardless of size or shape. However, if erected on road or highway reserves, permission will have to be granted from the relevant ministries.

Flap over PNM wrap

Jun. 22, 2015, 9:49 PM AST Comments

A BUILDING wrap calling for citizens to vote for the People's National Movement (PNM) and one of its prospective candidates, Stuart Young, yesterday left motorists and pedestrians passing around the Queen's Park Savannah gawking.

Where are these missing people?

Jun. 22, 2015, 9:45 PM AST Comments

IF YOU even caught a glimpse of Ashma Zalima Naimool on June 3, please let her family know where and at what time. Naimool’s sister, Nia Naimool, said the family has been conducting their own investigation into the woman’s disappearance, and are seeking the public’s help.

Corporations need money to fight seaweed problem

Jun. 22, 2015, 9:43 PM AST Comments

By Sandhya Santoo - THE Sangre Grande and Mayaro/Rio Claro regional corporations are appealing for financial assistance to control the sargassum seaweed which continues to pile ashore on Trinidad’s east coast.

Wildlife workers appear in court with protected animals

Jun. 22, 2015, 9:36 PM AST Comments

By Nikita Braxton-Benjamin - FOUR men hired to collect data on the wildlife population during the hunting moratorium were found in possession of three tortoises in bags in their trunks. Sherland Finch, Dillon Roopan, Shiva Ramlal and Bhagwandeen Samaroo told the court they were trying to save the a

‘No one dared to question Hart’

Jun. 22, 2015, 9:15 PM AST Comments

CALDER HART decided everything that happened within the Urban Development Corporation of Trinidad and Tobago (UDeCOTT) even before he was named its executive chairman and no one dared question him, UDeCOTT’s former chief executive officer Wayne Agard testified yesterday.As a result of this, Agard sa

Missing man found dead

Jun. 22, 2015, 9:14 PM AST Comments

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 48-year-old man whose decomposing body was discovered on Sunday in Diego Martin.