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Former National Security Minister Gary Griffith has sent a pre-action protocol letter to Bliss Seepersad, the new chair of the Police Service Commission (PSC), arguing that the PSC under former chairman Maria Gomes was in breach of several legal notices used in the process to select Deodat Dulalchan as Commissioner of Police.

He is arguing that...

Thursday, August 25, 2011

A warrant has been issued for a San Fernando housewife who failed to appear in court to testify against the man accused of robbing her of $874,000 in cash and jewelry.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

An additional $225 million is to be spent to complete the Chancery Lane Complex in San Fernando which has already cost taxpayers $1 billion. This was revealed on Tuesday as Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar toured the facility which is to be converted into a hospital.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Implementation of a specialist cardiac unit is among upgrades planned for the San Fernando General Hospital, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar revealed on Tuesday, during an impromptu visit to the hospital.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Tobago is already feeling the economic effect of the state of emergency declared by the Government on Sunday, according to Tobago House of Assembly (THA) Chief Secretary Orville London.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

The state of emergency will be debated at the Parliament on September 2. All elected Members of Parliament were expected to receive the statement by President George Maxwell Richards between 6 pm and 7 pm yesterday. A Government source disclosed this yesterday.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Works Minister Jack Warner says he is still in charge of the Priority Bus Route. He said, however, he had no problem if the Government took away his responsibility for control of the facility. Warner, also the Chaguanas West MP, said this yesterday while speaking with the media...

Thursday, August 25, 2011

 The Catholic Commission for Social Justice (CCSJ) is supporting the Government’s decision to declare a state of emergency and is calling on all Catholics to do likewise. “The Catholic Church continues to be deeply concerned about the escalation of crime in T&T,” a release...

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Another pit bull attack has claimed the life of an 11-year-old autistic boy at his home on Clovis Trace, Maraval, on Tuesday night. Jessie Boiselle was found dead in a ravine at the back of his house around 9 pm. Police said his brother, Dillon Boiselle, left the family’s home...

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Fifty-six gang members were among 117 people arrested in operations by security forces between Tuesday night and yesterday morning, according to Police Commissioner Dwayne Gibbs. Gibbs gave the statistics at a media briefing at Riverside Plaza yesterday where he also explained...

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Author and ex-journalist Raoul Pantin, who has experienced two states of emergency, believes the present one is a necessary move by the Government to stop the wanton murdering taking place in T&T.

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