Condition of burnt woman improving

Rohanie Ramsood, the Cane Grove, Mahaica resident who set herself on fire two days ago is said to be improving at the Georgetown Hospital, her relatives said yesterday.

Ramsood, who is 40 years old, allegedly set herself on fire after an argument with her husband.  According to reports, she was in the upper flat of her home when her husband noticed smoke emanating from that section of their home.

Her husband then ran upstairs and discovered his wife engulfed in flames and immediately threw several buckets of water on her as she cried out for assistance. He immediately rushed the woman to the Georgetown Hospital where she is currently being treated for her injuries.

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Woman suspected of posting hammocks saturated in cocaine

The Customs Anti-Narcotic Unit (CANU) today said that Tiffini Collison, 26-years-old of F 21 Samaan Street Guyhoc Park, Georgetown posted four hammocks suspected to have been saturated with cocaine to an address in the USA through an International Courier Service in Georgetown sometime last week.

President meets Chevron official

President David Granger (centre) today met  President of Chevron Africa and Latin America Exploration and Production Company,  Clay Neff (third from right).

Ex-U.S. Rep. Weiner sentenced to 21 months in teen ‘sexting’ case

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Albion man killed in robbery on Freeman St, two brothers injured

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Trinis rescued in Dominica after living in car for four days

(Trinidad Express) The Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force and Coast Guard have been at the helm of a dramatic rescue of a family of four, including two small children, who lived in a car for four days after their home in Dominica was destroyed last Monday by Hurricane Maria.

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