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Posted: Wednesday, September 7, 2016

THE PROSPECT of pay increases for MPs, judges, and civil servants will be affected by the state of the economy as the chairman of the Salaries Review Commission Kyle Rudden yesterday confirmed the Commission will consider "budgetary" factors in its review of 300-plus official posts.

Murder after midnight: Mom hacked to death
...13-year-old daughter witness to killing

Failing on food prices, crime
PM trying, say citizens, but...

Marlene set to return
Cabinet inexperience hurting Rowley so...

Reviews suggest much work ahead
PNM marks one year in office today

Carmona: EBC doing a great job

Support for suspended Ceron
THE Prison Officers Association (POA) officially announced its solidarity with POA president Ceron Richards, who was suspended with pay on Monday over a stolen pistol that had been issued to him by the Prison Service.

Armour to chair Caricom law body
President of the Law Association of T&T Reginald Armour, SC, has been elected chairman of Caricom's Council of Legal Education (CCLE).

25 advance to Patriotic Song semis
Preliminaries of the inaugural Trinidad and Tobago Patriotic Song Competition held at the Cipriani Labour College, Valsayn.

House to debate Tax Bill
GOVERNMENT will debate the Tax Information Exchange Agreement Bill 2016 as its first piece of legislation

Election Petition appeals in October
THREE days in October have been set aside for the hearing of the United National Congress' appeal of a judge's decision to dismiss its five election petitions challenging the result of last September's general elections.

Fired SWRHA CEO gets job in BVI
PAULA Chester-Cumberbatch, former Chief Executive Officer of the South West Regional Health Authority (SWRHA), who was fired in 2010 for not issuing suspension letters to medical professionals under investigation in the death of a young mother...

E-tech park needed in Central

TT to expand relations with Costa Rica

Moonilal: CEPEP a king-sized bed of corruption
Oropouche Eest MP, Dr Roodal Moonilal, accused MP for Point Fortin, Edmund Dillon, of influencing the distribution of CEPEP contracts within his constituency.

Play the Devil to open TT Film Festival
FOUNDER and Festival Director of the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival (TTFF), Bruce Paddington, announced yesterday there will be four TT feature films in this year's festival.

Missing Tobago fisherman found in Grenada
PLYMOUTH fisherman, 31-year-old Rennie Richardson, who was reported missing on Sunday

Trini held in Egypt for expired visa
Trinbagonian national Miguel Pascall, who was arrested in Egypt last week on suspicion of wanting to head to Syria in a bid to align himself with terrorist group Isis

Kamla questions murder rate stats

Drowned hero was an angel—stepdad
Javel James, 23, who drowned on Sunday while attempting to save two women and four children who got into difficulties while bathing in the waters of Maracas Bay

Father of drowned child to be charged with neglect
DIRECTOR of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Roger Gaspard has instructed the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) to charge Jerome Henry

Teen's death puzzles Las Alturas
Faith Gajadhar a 15-year-old girl, was found dead in her home early yesterday morning, in what police believe is a suicide.

Jail for stoning police vehicle
TRYING to safeguard himself from a group of men believed to be pursuing him, San Fernando resident Lloyd Griffith threw a stone which struck a police vehicle.

I embarrassed my father
ONE of two men charged with last Thursday's armed robbery at Bamboo Supermarket in La Romaine, begged a San Fernando Magistrate on Monday to allow him to plead guilty because he has embarrassed his father.

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