Breaking News


IAAF World Championships 2019

By: Kwame Laurence

September 27 - October 6, 2019

Keshorn Walcott, Machel Cedenio, Kelly-Ann Baptiste and Jereem "The Dream" Richards are among 15 athletes who will fly the Red, White and Black at the September 27-October 6 IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar. In addition to their individual events, Cedenio and Richards will be on show for Trinidad and Tobago as we defend the men's 4x400 metres title.

Kwame Laurence live in Doha, Qatar

With bed space running out for critically ill Covid-19 patients, Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley this afternoon announced the following Covid restrictions to reduce the spread of the virus.

A 45-year-old prisons officer is expected to appear before an Arima Magistrate next week charged with possession of prohibited articles.

Supermarket chain Xtra Foods has had a number of staff members at its Grand Bazaar branch testing positive for Covid-19.

The field hospital at the Jean Pierre Complex in Port of Spain is being readied for a ribbon-cutting ceremony by Monday. This was stated yesterday by operations officer at the North West Regional Health Authority (NWRHA) Teron Gilchrist.

The funeral of Tunapuna masman, gym owner and market vendor Balnarine “Balo” Bennie, who died of Covid-19 on May 3, was postponed yesterday due to a body mix-up.


Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.


Push notification