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Former Finance minister says she is being encouraged to challenge PM for Political Leader of the party

Former Finance Minister Karen Nunez Teshiera says she is being encouraged by members of the ruling Peoples National Movement to challenge Dr. Keith Rowley for the position of Political Leader of the party. Mrs. Nunez Teshiera says Prime Minister Dr. … Continue reading

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Names of 4 men gunned down by Mayaro police has not yet been released

The names of the 4 men gunned down by police during a robbery in Mayaro have not yet been released. But would-be criminals are being warned to stay away from Mayaro and surrounding areas. Reports say the incident took place … Continue reading

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Allied Security called out at funeral

Allied Security Services is called out at the funeral for one of its officers gunned down in the line of duty. The call comes from a close friend of Jeffrey Peters. Mr. Peters was killed in the Pennywise robbery in La … Continue reading

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Man shot and killed in Laventille

A man is shot dead in Laventille. Police have identified him as Josiah George. He was 22-year-old. Reports say the incident took place in the area at around 12:30am Sunday morning. Newscenter 5 understands police were called to the scene … Continue reading

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Men involved in deadly robbery at Pennywise to reappear in court

Christopher Noreiga and Brent Walcott are to reappear in court today. The men were involved in the deadly robbery at Pennywise Plaza in La Romaine. They are charged with possession of arms and ammunition including 2 high-powered rifles for the … Continue reading

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Political Scientist calls on government to find a way to minimize suffering

Political Scientist Dr. Bishnu Ragoonauth believes there will be a price for government to pay because of its proposed budgetary measures. He says government may suffer in the upcoming local government election as elements of the budget including fuel and … Continue reading

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Teachers monitored by Special Branch Police according to the OWTU

A claim by the head of the Joint Trade Union Movement that Special Branch Officers are monitoring teachers at some schools in the country. Ancel Roget made the allegation at a news conference yesterday as the trade union body stood … Continue reading

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11-month-old dies while being fed

The death of an 11-month-old child is now being probed. The baby died after she reportedly choked on a meal of mashed potatoes. The child was pronounced dead at her relatives Eastern Main Road, Manzanilla home on September 6th. Police … Continue reading

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TTPS blames gangs for high level violence

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service blames gangs for the high level of violence in the country. Media Ambassador Sgt. Ancel Forde says most of the victims and perpetrators are young people. Speaking on the TV6 Morning Edition program yesterday … Continue reading

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Police service says gang violence still fuelling crime

The fatal shooting in Malick continues to engage the attention of police. Dead is 28-year-old Josimar Nero. He was killed on the eastern main road and 3rd Avenue around 8:52am yesterday. Newscenter 5 understands Mr. Nero was seated in his … Continue reading

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