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Monday, February 19, 2018

Hope fades for three missing T&T fishermen

Even as hope fades, the search continues for three Trinidad and Tobago fishermen who went missing since last Tuesday night. According to a report in...

US mulls how to shield Caribbean if Venezuela oil embargoed

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AFP) — After preparing Latin American allies for possible US oil sanctions against Venezuela, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited the Caribbean...

Antigua Parliament passes Bill to allow possession of small amounts of ganja

Antigua and Barbuda’s Parliament has given the nod to a Bill decriminalizing the possession of up to 15 grammes of cannabis. The Misuse of Drugs...

Player Draft for 2018 CPL set for March 1 in London

The draft for the 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League will take place on March 1. This will be when the teams will select their...

Social media talk stuns T&T President-elect

(Trinidad Guardian)  “No, I am not a lesbian.” That was the firm response of president-elect Paula-Mae Weekes yesterday as she sought to put to rest...

Son allegedly chops father to death in Jamaica

CLARENDON, Jamaica — An argument turned deadly after after a man was chopped to death reportedly by his son yesterday morning in the Rose...

Facebook users will have to pay $$ for their defamatory posts – T&T judge...

(Trinidad Express) A woman who published defamation claims about a family on Facebook, will have to compensate her victims. On Monday, Justice Frank Seepersad ruled...

T&T police kill three in shootout

(Trinidad Guardian) A 17-year-old was among three men, who were killed during a shootout with police in Diego Martin, yesterday. According to reports, shortly after...

Fidel Castro’s eldest son commits suicide — Cuba state media

HAVANA, Cuba (AFP) — The eldest son of the late Cuban president Fidel Castro committed suicide on Thursday, state media reported. He was 68...

Sibling rivalry ends in death in T&T

(Trinidad Guardian) A cocktail of alcohol and bad temper led to a tragic end for two siblings who spent childhood into manhood together as...

Recent Articles

Truck driver arrested with unlicensed gun, ammo

A truck driver is now in the custody of the Police after he was early this morning discovered with an unlicensed pistol and ammunition...

Govt releases CGX oil contract

…Guyana gets 1% royalty, 53% profit sharing Weeks after its own self-imposed deadline expired, the Guyana Government has begun the process of releasing the contracts...

Over 50 women raped by men posing as taxi driver in Jamaica

The Jamaica Gleaner is reporting that over 50 women in Jamaica have reported being raped over the past two years by men posing as...

Soesdyke residents arrested with stolen items

Two Soesdyke, East Bank Demerara (EBD) residents are now in police custody after they were on Saturday afternoon caught by Police with stolen items...

Ann’s Grove man killed in early morning accident

A 27 year old man early this morning lost his life following a two vehicle smash up on the Vreed-en-hoop Public Road, West Coast...

Corporal arrested following robbery of Prison Officer

A Police Corporal along with another man are now in the custody of the Police following a robbery committed on a Prison Officer on...

President gives condolences on passing of Justice Mohamed Shahabuddeen

President David Granger, has extended condolences to the family and loved ones of the Justice Mohamed Shahahbuddeen following his passing. Justice Mohamed Shahabuddeen, according to...

AFC to now contest LGE with APNU, Trotman mandated to write President

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Alliance For Change (AFC) having met on February 17, 2018 at a duly constituted meeting, has mandated...

Lorry driver pinned to death in Potora accident

Police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred on the 14 Miles Potora Road involving motor lorry GSS 6366 attached with motor trailer TRR...

Coldingen fire destroys manufacturing complex

...businessman counting losses Businessman, Keith Moonasar, is now counting his losses after his furniture manufacturing complex-Supra International, at Coldingen on the East Coast of Demerara,...