'Draconian law' - Shaw seethes as tax bill threatens seizure of debtors' property

Personal, intellectual and real properties such as financial instruments, music catalogues and land, as well as other kinds of intangibles owned by tax debtors, could be quickly transferred to the state following amendments to the Tax Collection Act.

Parliament pays tribute to Sir Howard


Sir Howard stoned rogues' house!

EYEBROWS WERE raised yesterday in Gordon House when Member of Parliament for Eastern St Andrew André Hylton told a story of how former Governor General Sir Howard Cooke, accompanied by some "ruffians", stoned a house in St Elizabeth, which was occupied...

Ivan Taylor gets life - 30 years before parole for murdering T&T woman

WESTERN BUREAU: Ivan Taylor, the man convicted for the 2012 murder of Trinidadian school-teacher Michelle Coudray-Greaves, was handed a life sentence in the St James Circuit Court yesterday. He is to serve 30 years before he is eligible for parole....

Ellington, Bent for Al Miller trial

OUTGOING POLICE Commissioner Owen Ellington and one of his former deputies, Jevene Bent, are to appear in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court today for the trial of popular pastor the Reverend Merrick 'Al' Miller.The trial was scheduled...

Key police units to support single anti-corruption body

THE SINGLE anti-corruption agency that the Government is taking steps to establish, in an effort to promote and strengthen measures for the prevention, detection, investigation and prosecution of acts of corruption...

St James crime down, stakeholders happy

Western Bureau:Last year, St James was the nation's undisputed crime capital as, between marauding gangsters and rampaging 'lotto scammers', the western parish was a hot bed of criminality, a substantial headache for law enforcement....

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