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TRINIDAD – After surviving triple fatality, woman commits suicide

TRINIDAD – After surviving triple fatality, woman commits suicide

PORT OF SPAIN – Two years ago Sewrhoni Mohan survived a car crash in which three others died. On Thursday she took her own life. Forensic pathologist Dr Valery Alexandrov did the autopsy on Mohan’s body on Friday and concluded that there were no signs of foul play involved in her death. He found that […]

TRINIDAD – Gruesome find

TRINIDAD – Gruesome find

PORT OF SPAIN –– The gruesome murder of Gasparillo housewife Savitri Mohammed yesterday traumatised her community. As family and friends gathered around Mohammed’s Bonne Aventure Road home hoping to get answers yesterday, a male relative was being questioned by homicide detectives. Many of them gasped in shock after learning that her killer had bounded her hands […]

TRINIDAD – Morvant residents protest lack of water supply

TRINIDAD – Morvant residents protest lack of water supply

PORT OF SPAIN –– A fiery protest by Morvant residents yesterday created dangerous obstructions across the Lady Young Road, Lady Young Avenue, Coconut Drive, Seventh Avenue Malick and Second Caledonia. Eight residents were subsequently detained as police officers attempted to quell the protest and to allow the Fire Service to extinguish fires set during the protests. […]

TRINIDAD – Venezuelans petition UN

TRINIDAD – Venezuelans petition UN

PORT OF SPAIN – Venezuelans living in Port of Spain yesterday petitioned the United Nations High Commission for refugees on the alleged threat to democracy in the South American nation. A letter was presented to a special meeting of the UNHCR , Chancery Lane, Port of Spain. The petition claimed that the Venezuelan Judicial Branch […]

TRINIDAD – Deadly quarrel

TRINIDAD – Deadly quarrel

PORT OF SPAIN –– Police believe a love affair gone sour led to the murder of a woman and the suicide of her lover in Bristol Village, Mayaro, yesterday. Police said Toolie Ramdeen’s throat was slit by Andrew Vasquez in front of two infant children in her care before Vasquez drove his car into a Mack […]

TRINIDAD – Suicide crash after chopping death

TRINIDAD – Suicide crash after chopping death

PORT OF SPAIN – Police now believe that the man who died when his car crashed head-on into a truck near Mayaro today, committed suicide after killing a woman. The dead man was identified as Andrew Vasquez, a 73-year-old. Vasquez had chopped to death a woman, Toolie “Tara” Ramdeen, 46, at nearby Bristol Village, Mayaro. […]

TRINIDAD – Tributes to Sabga

TRINIDAD – Tributes to Sabga

PORT OF SPAIN –– Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley has extended condolences to the family of Dr Anthony Norman Sabga, who passed away yesterday morning at the age of 94 with family at his bedside. Reflecting on Sabga’s successful career as an entrepreneur and businessman in a release yesterday afternoon, the Prime Minister noted that “Anthony […]

TRINIDAD – Caroni flamingos being shot, eaten

TRINIDAD – Caroni flamingos being shot, eaten

PORT OF SPAIN – They had not long reappeared at the Caroni Bird Sanctuary when a flamboyance of around 50 American Flamingos caught the hungry eyes of poachers. Now, director at Nanan’s Bird Tours, Victor Nanan, said  the stand has dwindled to around 20 and with the loss of each bird goes another tourism resource. […]

TRINIDAD – Water is back, but protest continues

TRINIDAD – Water is back, but protest continues

PORT OF SPAIN – After going without a water for three weeks, residents of Solomon Knox Road in Penal blocked the roads with burning debris on Tuesday, although a truck borne supply was provided, and the water being turned on in the taps to appease them. Spokesperson Glenford Ramnarine said: “We have not had water […]

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