The word ‘Wajank’ is a slang which originated in Trinidad and Tobago and is defined as a person who acts in an irresponsible or reckless manner. For Carnival 2017 Soca artiste Keston ‘D’ Chancellor’ Harris will be encouraging the masses to channel their inner wajank with his latest J’ouvert-centric release.
Fifty one year olf Anand Yankarran, one of Trinidad and Tobago cultural icon died of a suspected heat attack yesterday at the Couva District Hospital at about 7.30 am.
Fifteen residents of Nelson Street, Port-of-Spain, who lost their apartments following a New Year’s morning fire are expected to meet with Port-of-Spain South MP Marlene Mc Donald today.
The fire, caused by an alleged fireworks war between residents of Nelson Street and Mango Rose, East Dry River, claimed the life of 37-year-old Jameel Allamby, 37, who used a wheelchair.
(picture) Joel Pompey being escorted to the Port of Spain Magistrates' this week. Inset is murdered Josiah Martinez
A man, who appeared in court this week charged with the murder of his stepson on Thursday, is suspected to have committed suicide in prison.
The Bank of Guyana has temporarily stopped buying TT and Barbados dollars from cambios as part of efforts to stem increased demand for US currency.
A syndicate operating a fake Trinidad and Tobago embassy in Nigeria where a sizeable number of Nigerians have been swindled has been busted by men of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of Lagos State Police Command.
THE integrity of Angostura's rum is under audit.
The local rum company has been buying bulk rum from Cuba and South America and simply repackaging it, without substantial changes, and selling it to export markets.
The two men found tied together, eyebrows shaved off and faces painted with lipstick, outside a bar along Tarouba Road, Marabella, Trinidad yesterday were poisoned.
Public health care officials in Trinidad have declined to comment on the issue except to acknowledge that procedures are being performed illegally in the majority of the cases. However, specialist obstetrician and gynaecologist Dr Sherene Kalloo has confirmed the information.
A 78-YEAR-OLD man who managed to escape from his burning house at Duke Street in Port-of- Spain on Trinidad Saturday night was killed minutes later after being knocked down by a car whose driver was reversing from the burning compound to avoid the flames.
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