Saturday, February 11, 2017

Grandmother: Bring back the hangman

Feb. 11, 2017, 8:29 PM AST Comments

Elizabeth Williams—RUBY Adams-Johnson, the grandmother of Tobago's fourth murder victim, 15-year-old Abiela Adams, yesterday called for hangings to resume in Trinidad and Tobago.

CAMILLE FAILS BANK $$ QUERY *

Feb. 11, 2017, 8:27 PM AST Comments

Denyse Renne—MORE than one year later, Planning and Sustainability Minister Camille Robinson-Regis has not disclosed to State bank First Citizens (FCB) the source of $143,800 she used to transact business at the financial institution.


Pupil: I was raped in school

Feb. 11, 2017, 8:24 PM AST Comments

Susan Mohammed—A 15-year-old girl told police she was beaten and raped by another pupil on her school's compound in central Trinidad on Thursday.


Burnt body found in Caura

Feb. 11, 2017, 8:23 PM AST Comments

Gyasi Gonzales—THE unidentified body of a man burnt beyond recognition was found yesterday morning in a dump off the Caura Royal Road, about a mile from the Caura Hospital.


58 bands in steelband ‘semis’ today

Feb. 11, 2017, 8:16 PM AST Comments

Wayne Bowman—THE great “Savannah Party” is on today at the Queen’s Park Savannah in Port of Spain where 58 steel orchestras-small, medium and large-will clash within their respective categories in the hope of making it to the grand finals of the National Panorama Championship



Panorama, under a cloud

Feb. 11, 2017, 8:0 PM AST Comments

Andy Johnson—WITH its president ostensibly on sick leave, but nevertheless turning up in court last Thursday as Pan Trinbago curiously filed action against its parent body, the National Carnival Commission, the acting president, Richard Forteau announced to reporters the organisation “wi




Bocas among top festivals

Feb. 11, 2017, 6:26 PM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago’s annual literary festival, the NGC Bocas Lit Fest, has been named among the world’s top literary festivals.