(Trinidad Guardian) Influenza vaccinations have run low in some health centres as public demand grows with the threat of the deadly H1N1 virus.
(Trinidad Newsday) A form five student of the Moruga Secondary School and his 24-year-old cousin have been kidnapped at sea and a ransom of US$40,000 demanded for their safe return.
Sandals international has announced its withdrawal from a proposed resort in Tobago. The “unfortunate ” decision was announced by Sandals Gebhard Rainer at a press conference at the Office of the Prime Minister in Port of Spain today.
(Trinidad Guardian) 32-year-old woman has been killed in a shooting incident in El Dorado.
(Trinidad Guardian) Officials of the Susamachar Presbyterian Church have arranged for flu vaccinations to given to their congregation members today.
(Trinidad Guardian) Police were last night interviewing several people after an 11-year-old autistic girl fell off the balcony of her home in Maloney.
Local rice production dropped from 21,000 metric tonnes in 1992 to just 585 metric tonnes last year, a Joint Select Committee (JSC) chaired by Anthony Viera heard from National Flour Mills (NFM) chairman Nigel Romano yesterday.
(Trinidad Express) Police say they have discovered a crack cocaine making laboratory in Carapichaima.
(Trinidad Newsday) While his homeland hasn’t even begun to discuss whether or not to decriminalise marijuana use for medical purposes, let alone fully legalise the herb, Trinidadian Clint Seukeran is set to go on a financial high as he was among six people selected by the Canadian government to be licensed retailers of marijuana in Ontario.
(Trinidad Express) A Penal father is pleading for assistance in locating his 16-year-old daughter who did not return home last Friday.
(Trinidad Guardian) An Arima man was gunned down moments after leaving his home yesterday.
(Trinidad Guardian) Two days of “intense” policing saw 138 people arrested by police over the weekend.
(Trinidad Newsday) The art of practising black magic in Trinidad & Tobago has become the subject of a police and immigration investigation, the suspects being nationals from India.
(Trinidad Guardian) Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh says there is a crisis in the outbreak of H1N1 or swine flu in Trinidad especially in the southern part of the country where there have been three reported deaths.
(Trinidad Guardian) A 16-year-old Trinidad and Tobago national has been captured on the battlefield in Syria with fighters for the Islamic State, a report in the New York Times says.
(Trinidad Guardian) Take the free vaccines to guard against swine flu, was the advice from Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh on Friday after he revealed there have been 17 lab-confirmed cases of Influenza A (H1N1) in the last year.
(Trinidad Express) A couple was killed early on Saturday after their vehicle hit the concrete bridge spanning the Guyamare River on the Uriah Butler Highway.
(Trinidad Express) The family of slain Couva fish vendor Samuel Sookdeo were bracing for more gunfire during his wake last week.
(Trinidad Guardian) A staggering 500 police vehicles have been taken out of service over the past three years and Commissioner of Police Gary Griffith blames an inefficient maintenance system for the ongoing problem.
(Trinidad Guardian) The Health Ministry is on high alert for cases of Swine Flu following the death of a third patient from the deadly virus.
(Trinidad Express) The body of a man found with bullet wounds to the face in Cunupia last week has been identified as missing taxi-driver Anton Jacelon-Moore.
(Trinidad Express) Two criminals who went “shopping” at George Street, Port of Spain this afternoon, left the store with multiple bullets wounds.
(Trinidad Guardian) A group of Venezuelans who are living in Trinidad and Tobago are questioning the relationship between the Government and Nicolas Maduro regime, in light of the questions surrounding the legitimacy of Maduro’s new regime.
(Trinidad Guardian) A Tabaquite woman has died from swine flu. Relatives said medical officials only confirmed Nicole Seecharan contracted the deadly H1 N1 virus days after her death.
(Trinidad Express) A WOMAN who allegedly had sexual intercourse with her 15-year-old stepson has been sent to St Ann’s Hospital for evaluation.
(Trinidad Guardian) While most children would scream and run away from the sight of fire consuming their home, 11-year-old Jarell King was convinced that he could have saved his family’s house in Sobo Village, La Brea on Tuesday.
(Trinidad Newsday) A PRINCES Town magistrate sentenced a 49-year-old man to 30 days in jail after he admitted to stealing five panties and other clothes from a woman.
Police need help in locating 15-year-old Sherine Sooklal. Sherine, of Sealy Trace, Preysal, was last seen at her home around 10:30pm, last Friday.
(Trinidad Express) New security measures are to be implemented to ensure the safety of all tourists, including cruise passengers, who visit this country.
(Trinidad Express) Two men were gunned in Princes Town before daybreak yesterday. They were identified as Oswald Alleyne, 63, of Watts Road, New Grant, and Mark Stephen, 41, of King Street, Princes Town.
(Trinidad Guardian) Eight days after her son was shot dead near his Sangre Grande home, Ann Marie Stephen says she is now being targeted by gang members in her community and is appealing to Police Commissioner Gary Griffith for immediate protection.
(Trinidad Guardian) The Government is not magic, the Government is management. These were the words used by Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley to end the first half of his two-part televised lecture series on the economic status of the country.
(Trinidad Express) A taxi driver hired to transport a man to collect money in Cunupia, was killed on Sunday.
(Trinidad Express) Police are investigating the death of a 35 year old nail technician found hanging in her hair and nail salon in Couva on Thursday.
(Trinidad Guardian) One of the men who appeared in an ISIS video speaking about life in Trinidad and Tobago has been captured fighting with ISIS in Syria.
(Trinidad Express) A homemaker who made a false report to the police that she was raped was has been ordered to perform community service.
(Trinidad Guardian) Several motorists with raised suspensions as well as lowriders have been given inspection notifications even though they have stickers.
(Trinidad Guardian) Three weeks after he was abducted by armed men, businessman Sheldon Sukhdeo is yet to be found by police.
(Trinidad Express) The Opposition United National Congress (UNC) is giving itself a major makeover for the 2020 general elections.
(Trinidad Guardian) Faced with a public transportation system almost being crippled last week by striking PTSC bus drivers, Works Minister Rohan Sinanan is now promising that 300 new buses will be brought to T&T to enhance the existing bus fleet.
(Trinidad Guardian) The mother of a two-year-old boy with birth defects associated with the Zika virus has threatened to sue the State over its failure to provide comprehensive health care for the toddler.
(Trinidad Guardian) The shake-up in the hierarchy of the T&T Police Service has started after ACP Irwin Hackshaw was removed as ACP (Crime) and replaced by ACP Jayson Forde.
(Trinidad Guardian) There have been ten confirmed cases of H1N1 virus or swine flu in the country.
(Trinidad Express) Commissioner Gary Griffith said yesterday he is going to arm his police officers with non-lethal weapons like pepper spray and stun guns in the next few weeks.
(Trinidad Express) The wife of slain Couva fish vendor Samuel Sookdeo said that six months ago she made a police report that she had been threatened.
(Trinidad Newsday) DIRECTOR of Public Prosecutions Roger Gaspard, SC yesterday said senior magistrate Indrani Cedeno could have requested additional information from police, before she decided to fine a man $17,000 for having 3.9 kilos of cocaine at his St Augustine home.
(Trinidad Express) Three men were killed Wednesday night, bringing to five the number of homicides in the first two days of the new year.
(Trinidad Guardian) The first day of 2019 had barely ended, but criminals had managed to snuff the life of another victim with the murder of Couva fisherman Samuel Sookdeo on Tuesday night.
(Trinidad Guardian) Police Commissioner Gary Griffith has made good on his promise to revamp the process for obtaining a firearm user licence.
(Trinidad Express) A Siparia woman who moved to Tobago for a better life has gone missing.