Wednesday, February 21, 2018

News

Garbage truck driver ‘did the right thing’*

Feb. 21, 2018, 9:23 PM AST Comments

Kamau Construction Engineering and Landscaping Company Ltd owner Nkomo Kamau says driver Lance Cupidore “did the right thing to deposit the ­garbage” in east Port of Spain. Kamau was interviewed yesterday on the commandeering of the driver by protesting East Port of Spain residents on Mo

Trini couple gives up info on ‘terror threat’*

Feb. 21, 2018, 9:19 PM AST Comments

A TRINIDADIAN couple who was detained in Amman, Jordan, late last month provided critical information that helped local law enforcement authorities in their anti-terror ope­rations in the days leading up to Carnival. Fifteen people were held for questioning in connection with a plot to disrupt Carni


Cultural display for ‘Panther’*

Feb. 21, 2018, 9:16 PM AST Comments

BOOM bada boom bada boom boom boom! African drums thundered in the lobby of the Digicel IMAX theatre at One Woodbrook Place when the first showing of the latest Marvel sensation, Black Panther, took place on Tuesday.


V’zuelan women get jail time for illegal entry*

Feb. 21, 2018, 9:11 PM AST Comments

THREE Venezuelan women, two of them sisters, who were charged with entering this country illegally, were each yesterday sentenced to a year in prison. San Fernando senior magistrate Cherril-Anne Antoine said she did not buy the story given by sisters Arnarly Coromoto Torres Araujo and Olianis Aleja

Petrotrin’s performance lowest of low*

Feb. 21, 2018, 9:8 PM AST Comments

ACKNOWLEDGING that its performance is “at the bottom of the bottom” in the energy industry, State-owned Petrotrin has plans to formally divide the company into two separate units. This was part of a powerpoint presentation which Petrotrin officials to the Joint Select Committee yesterday




Two charged with La Horquetta killing

Feb. 21, 2018, 12:9 AM AST Comments

The Multimedia Desk - Two La Horquetta men are expected to appear before an Arima Magistrate on Wednesday charged with the February 9 murder of 31-year-old Kevon Robinson.