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By Edition On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
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Trinidad PM reshuffles cabinet

PORT OF SPAIN  - On Monday, Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley announced the following changes in a Cabinet reshuffle: • The appointment of Sarah Budhu as a senator has been revoked; • The More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 17th, 2016
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Five Trinidadians held in Venezuela on terrorism charges set free

PORT OF SPAIN - Five Trinidad and Tobago men who have been detained in Venezuela since 2014 on terrorism charges are being released and sent home on the basis of time served in custody, national security minister More...

Venezuela
By Edition On Friday, September 16th, 2016
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Venezuelans trading guns, ammo with Trinidadians for food

PORT OF SPAIN - Venezuelans and residents of Trinidad and Tobago are reportedly bartering on the high seas, where arms and ammunition are sold or exchanged for food and basic commodities. These trades also take More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 8th, 2016
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Trinidad government to meet local Muslims on ISIS recruits

PORT OF SPAIN - Along with ongoing moves to tighten overall security in Trinidad and Tobago, National Security Minister Edmund Dillon said that, in seeking to examine the factors luring citizens to leave to join More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
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Nine Trinidad nationals to be deported from Turkey after trying to join ISIS

PORT OF SPAIN - Nine Trinidad and Tobago nationals were expected to be deported from Turkey late Monday for allegedly trying to travel to Syria to join the terror group, Islamic State, also known as ISIS. Attorney More...

human-trafficking
By Edition On Tuesday, March 15th, 2016
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Policeman in Trinidad to stand trial for trafficking Colombian women

PORT OF SPAIN – In Trinidad and Tobago’s first human trafficking case, a 55-year-old suspended police officer has been committed to stand trial on 13 charges of human trafficking and prostitution. Constable More...

Junkyard Of Domestic Garbage In Landfill
By Edition On Thursday, March 10th, 2016
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Trinidad generating most garbage in the world per capita

PORT OF SPAIN – Caribbean countries are among the biggest generators of trash in the world, per capita, and Trinidad and Tobago has the unenviable distinction of being at the top of that list. World Bank statistics More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 19th, 2015
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US pursuing Warner’s claim of political corruption in Trinidad

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad - Late last month, the extradition hearing in Trinidad in relation to corruption-accused Jack Warner was postponed until December 2, after Warner's attorneys requested more time so they More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
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Trinidad AG signs off on Jack Warner extradition; lawyer wants him released

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi has signed the document required to begin the process of extraditing former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner to the United States to face corruption charges. But More...

Former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner, who is a parliamentary representative for Chaguanas West, is seen inside parliament in Port-of-Spain
By Edition On Friday, September 18th, 2015
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Trinidad attorney general asks for more time for Warner extradition

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- Trinidad and Tobago’s newly sworn-in attorney general, Faris Al-Rawi, has asked for more time to consider the United States’ extradition case against former FIFA vice-president Jack More...