Vote for gold

PORT OF SPAIN – Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissesar on Sunday urged Trinidad citizens to vote for the People’s Partnership which would continue to transform this country into a “golden economy”…

Burglaries increase by 16% in first half of 2015

GEORGE TOWN – “Burglary continues to be a stubborn problem in our society that will require more than just prevention and enforcement to permanently reduce,” Chief Superintendent Kurt Walton said…

JetBlue to add two more Grenada flights

JetBlue to add two more Grenada flights

ST. GEORGE’S – JetBlue Airways will soon be offering an additional service to Grenada to supplement the existing twice weekly direct flights. And a fourth flight is in the works…

‘Spiritual healer’ held for 91 sex-related offences

‘Spiritual healer’ held for 91 sex-related offences

PORT OF SPAIN – A 44-year-old self-proclaimed spiritual healer appeared yesterday before Magistrate Maureen Baboolal-Gafoor at the Tunapuna Magistrates’ Court on 91 sexual related offences against a minor. Krishna Singh,…

Man hacked to death after fondling woman

GEORGETOWN – A man who tried to force himself on a woman after gulping down several pints of ‘bush rum’ was brutally hacked to death by the woman’s husband and…

Central Bank President walks away from deliberations

Central Bank President walks away from deliberations

WILLEMSTAD – “I will not waste my time with this anymore” were the words of the President of the Central Bank of Curaçao and St Maarten (CBCS) Tuesday during the…

Caribbean broadcasting icons inducted into Hall of Fame

Caribbean broadcasting icons inducted into Hall of Fame

ST. GEORGE’S – Two Caribbean broadcasting icons were inducted into the Caribbean Broadcasting Union (CBU) Hall of Fame on Monday. Tributes were paid to the late Guyanese broadcaster Terry Holder…

Morning lightning strike causes outages

HAMILTON – Thunderstorms dumped at least an inch of rain on Tuesday and knocked out power at a few locations, with more stormy conditions forecast for today. Bermuda’s weather is…

2 men arrested for cops murder

2 men arrested for cops murder

KINGSTON – The two men wanted for the murder of 23-year-old police constable Lynden Barrett have been held in separate operations in Silent Hill, Manchester and Belvedere Road, Red Hills,…

Police give account of fatal shooting

Police give account of fatal shooting

CASTERIES – On Tuesday, August 18, 2015 about 6:10 p.m. officers attached to the Soufriere Police Station were on mobile patrol in New Development Soufriere when they conducted a search…