19 year old charged with attempted murder of his cousins

A 19 year old Claxton Bay man charged with attempting to murder his cousins is due in court. Ravi Ramroop was arrested yesterday after investigations...

T&T and Guyana sign agreement on Energy Cooperation

A combination of Guyana’s natural resources and T&T’s experience and expertise can only be a “win-win” situation for both countries. That’s according to Guyanese President...

T&T and Guyana sign MoU on Energy Sector Cooperation

Guyana and T&T have signed an Memorandum of Understanding on Energy Sector Cooperation. Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley is currently in Guyana and says today’s...

Police destroy $6.5M worth of marijuana in Moruga

Over six million dollars worth of marijuana trees were destroyed by police at a camp in Moruga yesterday,. Sergeant Seepersad and his troops ventured up...

2 arrested as police seize fake US $$$

Two men have been arrested as police seized thousands of forged US dollars. Around 11pm last week Thursday during an anti-crime exercise, officers intercepted a...
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8am News Videocast – Jan 21st

The 8am News with Pamela Ramcharan on Monday 21st January, 2019

Commissioner intends to double intake of T&T Police Service

Plans are in place to double the intake of police officers in the TTPS over the next fiscal year. This was announced by National Security...

Siparia duo appear in court after shooting incident

Two Siparia men appeared before a Siparia Magistrate yesterday, charged for wounding with intent. The charges stem from an incident which occurred on Sunday January...

Patriots Alliance: Legalize marijuana, tax it!

A local group believes marijuana should be legalized under controlled conditions where the drug is grown by registered farmers only. The Patriots Alliance says these...

Arrests and charges under Anti-Gang law

From October 2018 to now, seven persons have been arrested and charged under the Anti-Gang law. The Police Service explains that this legislation seeks to...

Sport Headlines – Oct 22nd

• India defeat South Africa by an innings and 202 runs to complete a 3-0 thrashing in their Test series. • The Bangladesh Cricket Board...

World News Headlines – Oct 22nd

• Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party has retained power in a narrow Canadian election win but he will now be prime minister of a minority...

WE NEED TO KNOW THE TRUTH

A threat to any person's life, regardless of the form in which it arrives, must be taken seriously. It should not matter whether the...