SWAT Unit head removed from post over alleged alcohol smuggling

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Police Commissioner (Acting), David Ramnarine, on Tuesday has confirmed that Commander of the Special Weapons and Tactical Unit (SWAT) Unit, Deputy Superintendent Mootie Dookie has been removed from his post pending the outcome of the investigation of alcohol smuggling in which he has been implicated. SWAT Unit Head, Motie Dookie When probed as to who Read More

Bloody start for 2018 as T&T records four murders thus far

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(Trinidad Guardian) Over the past four years, the month of January was proven as the bloodiest month in each year, and this year seems to be following the same trend as four murders were committed in first nine hours of the new year.The victims were identified as—Brandon Khan, also known as Chinee and Jundallah, of Read More

Armed bandits attack, rob East Ruimveldt man of over $400,000 in valuables

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Police are now investigating a robbery attack on a 23-year-old man late Monday evening (New Year’s Day) in which over $400,000 in valuables were stolen from the victim. The victim has been identified as Ray Jaundoo of East Ruimveldt, Georgetown. According to police information, the robbery occurred at around 22:14hrs on the day in question. Read More

Illegal airstrip construction: Accused businessman granted $1M bail

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The Lethem businessman who was arrested and charged in connection with the construction of an illegal airstrip in Lethem, on Tuesday, received bail when he appeared at the High Court. Accused: Hutashan Ramsingh Hutashan Ramsingh, 44, also called Seon Singh, stood before Justice Brassington Reynolds and had his Attorney Jerome Khan in association with Attorney-at-law Read More

CY Design Studio’s Lovely Lola Earrings Land in Celeb Swag Bags at GBK’s Golden Globes Luxury Lounge

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handcrafted gold lovely lola teardrop earrings CY Design Studio CY Design Studio will gift its “handmade with love” jewelry at GBK’s 2018 Golden Globes Celebrity Gift Lounge, taking place January 5-6 in Los Angeles. RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, UNITED STATES, January 2, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — North Carolina-based CY Design Studio (www.CYDesign.studio) is pleased to announce its Read More

Atlanta honours Bajans

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Bernie Layne, wife of former Barbados honorary consul in Atlanta, Dr Ed Layne, was honoured by the Barbados Association of Atlanta. (GP) MORE ARTICLES Barbadians and friends in Atlanta celebrated the 51st anniversary of Independence of their homeland with a gala at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Decatur, Georgia, recently. Related articles They also marked Read More

Good turnout in Hastings

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MORE ARTICLES Some south coast businesses and restaurants affected by persistent sewage problems had a decent turnout for New Year’s activities. Related articles Two of the livelier spots were at Blakey’s Bar & Restaurant, which was also where the greatest number of people had gathered when a DAILY NATION team toured the area ahead of Read More

Labour of love for The Bead Gang

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Don Foster and Shakara Seale explaining how Bead Gang 246 works. (Picture by Christoff Griffith.) MORE ARTICLES What started as a labour of love has turned into one of the biggest trends in Barbados. Related articles When Shakara Seale began dating her then boyfriend Don Foster, she noticed his love for wearing beaded bracelets. His Read More

Bloody start to New Year in T&T

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MORE ARTICLES PORT OF SPAIN– At least five people have been killed since the start of the New Year as Trinidad and Tobago recorded a total of 494 murders last year, 31 more than in 2016. Related articles Retired police officer John Ramkissoon, 59, was among the five killed on the first day of 2018. Read More

PM predicts “unprecedented” economic growth for Antigua and Barbuda

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Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda Gaston Browne. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES ST JOHN’S – The Antigua and Barbuda government says the multi-million dollar St John’s port modernisation project will begin later this month as it moves to increase employment opportunities on the island. Related articles Prime Minister Gaston Browne said that the US$90 million project Read More