156 arrested in Operation Strike Back II exercises

Police have arrested 156 persons, including 45 wanted suspects, during Operation Strike Back II in four police divisions. Between September 24th and October 13th 2019,...

$50,000 reward for recapture of each YTC escapee

Crime Stoppers is offering a $50,000 reward for the recapture of each of the murder suspects who escaped from YTC on October 3rd 2019. The...

First People’s Community to hold re-interment ceremony tomorrow

Tomorrow, the Santa Rosa First People’s Community will re-inter indigenous human remains unearthed in 2013 during excavations for the renovation of the Red House. A...

WASA customer wants explanation of “increase adjustment”

WASA customer Suzette Louwe wants answers as to why she was subjected to an increase in her water bill. Ms Louwe posted a photo of...

NY City Council votes to close Rikers Island

New York’s Rikers Island prison will close in 2026 following a vote by city council members. The Jail is notorious for the grim stories of...

Woman in court for hitting baby during an altercation

A woman who allegedly hit a baby boy on the head with a piece of wood during an altercation with another woman, has appeared...

World News Headlines – Oct 18th

* Heavy fighting forces Mexican authorities to release El Chapo's son, who was found during a routine patrol in the city of Culiacán. * UK...

WASA – no increase in water rate

WASA says there has been no new increase to its rates. The utility issued a statement this morning, after a customer complained on social media...

RIC – no adjustments made to water rates

The Regulated Industries Commission says it has made no adjustments to water rates in recent times. The RIC is the body with the legal responsibility...

Adverse Weather Alert for Tobago

A Yellow Level Adverse Weather Alert is in effect for Tobago for the next few hours. The MET Service’s bulletin is active from 6:22pm today,...

T&T, a country enveloped in fear

People are expressing fears about increased costs in fuel (again), increases in food prices and the introduction of new taxes, including the reintroduction of...

History in Pics – Kareem Abdul Jabbar (of TT parentage)

Kareem Abdul Jabbar (Lew Alcindor) of TT parentage, one of the greatest Basketball players ever in 1969 and 2010 with his mentor...the greatest coach...

Vox Pop

“Today’s white generation in America is desperately attempting to avoid losing its dominant majority, long predicted by population experts, demographers, and the Obama presidency....

Man wounded in stand off with police

A Chaguanas man was shot this evening during a stand-off. According to Newsday, the man had his licensed pistol with him when he got into...