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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Bartica resident charged for marijuana possession

A Bartica man was brought before Magistrate Judy Latchman and was remanded to prison after he was charged for being in possession of over...

Fisherman denies stealing $2M worth in items

A fisherman denied stealing over $2 million worth of items, earlier today (Wednesday), when he appeared before Magistrate Fabayo Azore at the Georgetown Magistrates’...

Bus conductor gets bail on multiple counts of larceny

A bus conductor on Wednesday morning appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts charged with multiple counts of larceny. Rico Persaud, 24, of 271 West Ruimveldt,...

Berbice contractor, teacher charged with rape

- in separate incidents Two men – one a contractor and the other a school teacher – were on Tuesday placed on a total...

Public Health Ministry employee on bail for sexual assault of 14-year-old boy

An employee attached to the Ministry of Public Health, accused of having carnal knowledge of a 14-year-old boy, was on Tuesday released on $250,000...

Alleged wife abuser to serve 4 years for cocaine, guns, ammo possession

A taxi driver of Campbellville, Georgetown will now spend the next four years of his life behind bars after pleading guilty to trafficking in...

East Ruimveldt man to spend 25 years behind bars for dredge owner’s murder

Twenty-four-year old Travis McDougal of East Ruimveldt Housing Scheme, Georgetown, was on Monday sentenced to 25 years in prison when he appeared before Justice...

Contractor, engineer charged, remanded for trafficking cocaine

A contractor and an engineer, said to be workers attached to the Ministry of Public Infrastructure (MPI), were on Friday remanded to prison when...

Crum-Ewing murder: High Drama as Magistrate re-opens then discharges case again

...following 2nd request by DPP for 'Grey Boy' to be committed to High Court Chaos and confusion erupted at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday...

Man who fatally chopped teen girlfriend in 2015 claims “evil forces” affected him ...

A young man who fatally chopped his then teenaged girlfriend, Tenicia McAllister, in the presence of his mother and siblings has claimed that “evil...

Recent Articles

PME result suggests 8-year-old was strangled to death

The 8-year-old boy whose body was discovered in a shallow marsh in Sophia on Tuesday evening died from asphyxiation due to compression to the...

T&T man gets 20 years jail for sex acts on 15-yr-old daughter

(Trinidad Guardian) A Mayaro father regarded as a community stalwart will spend the next 20 years in jail for committing five sex acts on...

ICC backs World XI games in Lahore

Pakistan could host a World XI in Lahore for three T20s later this year, if all goes to plan. The ICC Board extended support...

Traffic Chief warns operators against using private cars as taxis

Traffic Chief, Superintendent Dion Moore is calling on citizens to be cognisant of private cars operating as taxis for their own safety. The Department of...

Adult & child friendly introduction to Parliament booklets launched

...handed over to Parliament's library for public viewing Two booklets -one for adults and an illustrated version for school aged students- along with their...

Social Cohesion Ministry working to strengthen capacity at community level – Dr Norton

Over the next six months the Ministry of Social Cohesion will be working to develop and strengthen the capacities of community leaders and other...

Lawrence announces new drug procurement process to take effect from Monday

Minister of Public Health, Volda Lawrence, has indicated that the revised drug procurement process will officially be implemented next week. Starting on Monday, June 26,...

Jamaica perfects art of developing sprinters

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AFP) — When Usain Bolt hangs up his running spikes after the World Championships in August, the athletics world will bid farewell...

West Indies bowl, Kuldeep debuts for India

West Indies asked India to bat on what Jeffrey Dujon described as a "tie-dye t-shirt", a surface difficult to predict. The patterns on the...

United States suspends all Brazilian meat imports

(BBC) The United States has suspended Brazilian meat imports over "recurring concerns about the safety of products intended for the American market". Several countries banned...