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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, April 7, 2011

Former PNM leader Patrick Manning who attended Monday’s PNM caucus for the first time since last general election, raised concern about certain perception of the party, it was confirmed. Manning was at the Opposition’s Port-of-Spain office—where PNM caucus meetings are now held—on Monday when...

Thursday, April 7, 2011

President George Maxwell Richards’ firing of Nizam Mohammed as chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC) has caused a spiral effect in the Police Service with First Division representative—Assistant Police Commissioner Fitzroy Frederick—renewing his call for president of the Police Social...

Thursday, April 7, 2011

President George Maxwell Richards says while he is unable to comment on the issue surrounding the  revocation of Nizam Mohammed’s appointment as the chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), a statement may be expected from his office “in due course” and he anticipates that notification...

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Despite being found guilty and sentenced to three years for falsely obtaining $115,800, a 68-year-old avid churchgoer still maintained his innocence.  “I innocent.

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Poverty can act as a catalyst for one’s personal success says acting Prime Minister Jack Warner. He was addressing students of Presentation College, Chaguanas during a midday visit yesterday.

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Housing and Environment Minister Dr Roodal Moonilal says a “security crisis” exists at national parks around the country with robberies and rape incidents continuing. Moonilal, however, said the Government was moving to address these security concerns at the parks, including San Fernando Hill,...

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Jerome “Love-It” Darber died yesterday, the day of his 12th wedding anniversary. Darber, 39, of North Coast Road, Patna Village, was found dead under a truck, with his face in a drain, near his house. A report said Darber and friends were drinking around 1 am.

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Relatives of pensioner Wayne Bascombe are appealing to the police to conduct a thorough probe into his killing. They claimed his shooting death was an act of reprisal. Bascombe, 68, of Furness Withy Private Road, Laventille, was shot dead on Monday in what police also believe was  a revenge act...

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Community Development Minister Nizam Baksh says public officers must learn from the mistake made by Nizam Mohammed following the racial controversy which brewed over the last two weeks. Speaking with reporters after distributing wheelchairs at his Naparima constituency office in Princes Town...

Thursday, April 7, 2011

A total of 100 water retention ponds, costing approximately $2.5 million, have been completed by the Ministry of Food, Land and Marine Resources. Interviewed after yesterday’s launch of the World Food Day Art and Photography Competition at the Queen’s Park Oval, Woodbrook, Minister of Food...

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