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Abu Bakr calls for peace

Imam Yasin Abu Bakr calls for peace. He says fighting with the police is not the way to go. His son Fuad Abu Bakr was arrested yesterday and taken to the Besson Street Police Station. 71 others were also detained. … Continue reading

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Pregnant woman, lone fatality after confrontations between police and protesters yesterday

Thirty-year-old Onella Greaves has become the lone fatality after hours of confrontations between the police and protesters in some parts of the country, mainly in and around Port of Spain. The dead woman was 4 months pregnant. The mother of … Continue reading

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Murder in Claxton Bay

An overnight murder in Claxton Bay. The victim is identified as Stacy Adanna Dick The 36-year-old woman was discovered by police at a bus shed near her Christian Drive, Plaisance Park home last night. Investigators believe Ms. Dick was killed … Continue reading

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Planned protest by nurses put off

A planned protest by nurses today has been put off. The representing Trinidad and Tobago Registered Nurses Association was expected to lead its members in a demonstration in the capital this morning. Several issues were to be highlighted. But President … Continue reading

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4 gun men attack Pakistani Stock Exchange

Four gunmen attacked the Pakistani Stock Exchange in Karachi, killing 2 guards and a policeman and wounding 7 others before being shot dead. Early this morning, the assailants launched a grenade attack at the main gate to the building and … Continue reading

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PM of Bahamas readying his country to reopen and accept visitors this week

Prime Minister of the Bahamas Dr. Hubert Minnis is readying the country for reopening on Wednesday this week and the accepting of visitors. In an address to the nation yesterday, Prime Minister Minnis issued words of caution particularly to those … Continue reading

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12 Venezuelan nationals held as they arrived at beach in Palo Seco

Twelve Venezuelans are held as they arrived on a beach in Palo Seco Beach, Palo Seco. Reports say last Saturday officers of the Santa Flora Police Station received information that a boat with Venezuelan nationals came ashore illegally. The officers … Continue reading

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294 nationals onboard quarantine cruise ship are to be moved to State facilities on land

Two hundred and ninety three nationals onboard the quarantine ship, are to be removed to State facilities on land. Word of the relocation comes from the Ministry of Health and come amid complaints about the conditions on board the quarantine … Continue reading

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PM contemplating closing bars once again

Over the weekend, Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley said he is contemplating order the bars to close once again, because of what he said are irresponsible actions by patrons. President of the Bar Owners Association Teron Mohan said yesterday the … Continue reading

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2 men shot dead by police in Morvant identified

Two of the three men shot dead by police in Morvant are identified. And the relatives of one of the victims are crying foul on the part of the police officers involved.’ The two dead men are Israel Clinton and … Continue reading

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