Minister: CXC exams to begin on July 13th

Government has agreed with the proposal for examinations administered by CXC to begin on July 13th 2020. Speaking at a media conference this morning, Education...

Police service assures of dent in violent crime as new bureau...

Police are promising that within the next few months, the public will be seeing the results of the creation of a new crime-fighting bureau. Acting...

PM: Masks, social distancing could be in place for election

The General Election will be held when constitutionally due according to the Prime Minister but he believes that some COVID-19 restrictions could be in...

PNM denies Abu Bakr screening or nomination

There is no truth to claims that Fuad Abu Bakr has been nominated or screened by the PNM ahead of this year’s General Election. The...

COVID-19: “Significant opening up” could be announced on Saturday

If T&T’s COVID-19 situation continues along its current trajectory, there could be significant opening up announced this weekend. This is according to the Prime Minister...

PM speaks out on Rio Treaty, criticises ill-informed publications

The Prime Minister says T&T’s position on the invoking of the Rio Treaty was made clear in October 2019 and has called the past...

First suspect apprehended using a taser, use of devices to continue

For the first time, a suspect has been apprehended by T&T police through the use of a conducted electrical weapon (CEW), commonly called by...

WASA promises short-term measures to battle water woes including new wells

WASA has planned short-term measures, including redistribution of water and creation of new wells, to counter the supply issues, particularly in South and Central. The...

Two more men in court for sexual offences against minors

Two more men have been charged with sexual offences against minors, and are due to appear in court today. The first incident involves a 36...

PCA continues its probe into transactions linked to Senior Officer

The Police Complaints Authority says its two-fold investigation surrounding reports of unusual financial transactions linked to Acting DCP Irwin Hackshaw has not been completed. It...

Do not choose to be fooled

Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard (1813-1855) once questioned love. It was in this context that he wrote, “There are two ways to be fooled. One...

Vox Pop

“We can reduce our self-destruction if we stop allowing people seeking power to continue the hate mongering that takes root in our most intimate...

2020 rainy season declared, expected to be overall above normal

Following the passage of a tropical wave today, the Met Service has officially declared the rainy season. It says rainfall associated with a tropical wave...

COVID-19 case #117 recorded in T&T

T&T's COVID-19 count has risen for the first time in just over a month with case 117 being recorded. The patient returned to T&T via...