The Great African Scandal (Video)
Robert Beckford visits Ghana to investigate the hidden costs of rice, chocolate and gold and why, 50 years after independence, a country so rich in natural resources is one of the poorest in the world... Continue to Video
PM offering no hope or direction vs crime PRIME Minister Dr Keith Rowley has been criticised by the Congress of the People (COP) for painting a picture that crime was beyond even Government's control, while the nation reels from a hail of murders, including those of children.
Moonilal threatens to sue over claim Opposition MP Dr Roodal Moonilal has threatened legal action against the Community-based Environmental Protection and Enhancement Programme (Cepep) for publishing a statement on the misappropriation of $39.6 million in funds on construction projects in his Oropouche East constituency.
Fishermen ask Avinash, 'you fraid Gary Aboud?' "You fraid Gary Aboud?" shouted one irate fisherman above over 100 who attended a meeting with the government representatives on Tuesday to, again, air their grouses over loss of sales from proclamations by Aboud and his organisation, Fishermen and Friends of the Sea, that they were selling poisoned fish.
Calypso gone in TT, says Rose BUOYED by the success of her latest album, Far From Home, in Europe, Calypso Rose (McCartha Sandy-Lewis) on Tuesday revealed she already has 40 international gigs lined up for 2017.
GOD SAVED US MEMBERS of a Piparo family who encountered a cutlass- wielding man in their village on Tuesday, claimed divine intervention yesterday for their survival "It was God and only God who saved us from death," Tricia Ramnarine told Newsday as she recalled the family's close shave at the hands of a relative at their home in Piparo.
Cops pledge to bring killers to justice On the heels of the murder of nine-year-old Emmanuel Cyon Paul and the increase of crime in La Romaine, a police mobile unit will be erected in the community tomorrow.
2 cops shot TWO police officers were shot yesterday in separate incidents in Central and South Trinidad. One of them was shot during an attempted robbery, while the other shooting is being regarded as "accidental".
Police aware of gang video The video which has recently been shared on various social media sites, depicting individuals who are alleged to be gang leaders, is believed to be at least a year old.
Bill collapse chickens coming home to roost FORMER national security minister Gary Griffith says a recent video featuring alleged members of the Rasta City gang brandishing high-powered assault rifles is a result of the collapsed Bail Amendment Bill and anti-gang legislation.
Night in jail for outburst in court DISSATISFIED yesterday with a magistrate finding him guilty of possession of two grammes of marijuana and resisting arrest, for which he was charged since 2010 and was out on bail, a Marabella man found himself in custody although he was fined a mere $800.