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Man held with rifle, pistol to be investigated for taxi driver’s murder

News Shane Superville 4 Hrs Ago File photo A Chaguanas man who was held with a pistol and an assault rifle at a friend's home on November 14 is expected to be placed on an identification parade in relation to the murder of taxi driver Mitra Bhola. Bhola, 49, was gunned down outside his Ibis

Woodcrafter, 19, offers custom designs for small spaces

Features Janelle De Souza 17 Hrs Ago Cyrus Ageemoolar with one of his designs of a bookshelf illuminated with lights. - Lincoln Holder Conventional furniture often times clutters small living spaces. Woodcrafter Cyrus Ageemoolar custom designs may be just the right fit. Ageemoolar's main focus is to make furniture for smaller spaces that cannot accommodate

Miss Top Model to raise awareness on dementia

Features Vishanna Phagoo 17 Hrs Ago Jemima Pierre, Miss Top Model and second runner-up at the Miss World TT competition. - PHOTO COURTESY DOMINIC ROSS With the Miss World pageant centred around charity and character building, Miss Top Model Jemima Pierre wants to bring awareness of dementia to young people. Pierre, 22, who won this

Hip-hop to classical Indian styles, Sabri loves to dance

Features Vishanna Phagoo 19 Hrs Ago Sabri Seepersad performs a classical Indian dance for the finals of the 12 and Under competition at the Southern Academy for the Performing Arts, San Fernando on November 6. - AYANNA KINSALE Spending five hours a day to practise dance may seem like a lot for some, especially after

Amazing racers: Cyclists call for more women in the sport

Features Carol Quash 19 Hrs Ago Alexi Ramirez, Adrianna Seyjagat and Phoebe Sandy - After an amazing showing at the recent inaugural Caribbean Cycling Championships on home soil, the only four women on the 19-member national team wish there were more women on the team. “It was just the four of us on the TT

'Ronaldo is probably the most professional footballer that has ever lived' | David Meyler

Cristiano Ronaldo has been one of the most professional footballers of all time, but his recent actions have given David Meyler cause to question his professionalism. Ronaldo has come under increasing scrutiny from supporters this season, particularly for his off-field outbursts such as refusing to come off the bench in the final minutes against Tottenham

Junior Minister for Transport criticises 'bad timing' of toll increases

The Junior Minister for Transport has said that commuters cannot afford to pay higher toll rates. Road tolls will increase to the highest charges permitted come next year. Motorists can expect the cost of using one of Ireland's ten toll roads on the national road network to rise by up to 60 cent each journey.

GAA club in Uganda appeals to Irish clubs for second-hand equipment

A GAA club in Uganda is appealing to Irish clubs for second-hand equipment for over 120 schoolchildren who have fallen in love with hurling and football. Most of the children became exposed to Irish sport through the power of the internet. Speaking on Newstalk Breakfast, John Walsh of the Irish Society in Uganda, explained how

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Severed head found near highway in Maloney

News Shane Superville 9 Hrs Ago File photo - Police from the Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region II are trying to identify a man whose severed head was found near the Churchill-Roosevelt Highway on Thursday morning. Police said Maloney police received a report of a man's head being found in a drain parallel to the

Holy Faith Sisters launch first book

Features Newsday Reporter 11 Hrs Ago Sisters of Holy Faith Convent in March 2022. Photo: Alison Punch - The Sisters of the Congregation of the Holy Faith (CHF) will launch their first book, Presence & Action, on November 26 at 11 am in Couva. This year the CHF Sisters will mark the 75th anniversary of

KC Confectionery, leading the way on SDGs

Business Ryan Hamilton-Davis 17 Hrs Ago An employee in PPE gear sorts candy at KC Confectionery's headquarters at Southern Main Road, Couva. - ANGELO MARCELLE In one way or another, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were always topics of concern and consideration for many organisations. But it wasn't until September 2015 that these issues