Sunday, November 18, 2018

T&T: Lying CEO fired

Trinidad Express:-  THE firing of Nigel Forgenie, former chief executive officer (CEO) of the Youth Training and Employment Partnership Programme (YTEPP), should send a message to all public officials that there will be sanctions for lying, says Government Minister Fitzgerald...
BBC:-  Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay $4.7bn (£3.6bn) in damages to 22 women who alleged that its talc products caused them to develop ovarian cancer. A jury in the US state of Missouri initially awarded $550m in compensation...
BEIJING, China (AFP) — China has cracked down on online football gambling during the World Cup, arresting more than 540 suspected of participating in schemes involving more than US$1.5 billion, state media said. The suspects were "associated with more than...
(Reuters) - Stormy Daniels, the porn film star who said she had an affair with Donald Trump before he became U.S. president, was arrested in a strip club on Wednesday in what her lawyer said was a setup. Daniels, whose...
Sky News:-  A man named Dave has paid a parking ticket in Pennsylvania - 44 years after he got it. Police in Minersville, in Schuylkill County, received a handwritten note from Dave confessing that he had an unpaid parking ticket -...
CBS Miami:-  Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers at Miami International Airport stopped a passenger on his way to Barbados attempting to sneak a snake on a plane on Sunday. TSA agents say the passenger tried to “artfully conceal the snake...
Press Release:-  Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Nereus Francis alias “Cosol”, a fifty one (51) year old resident of La Retraite, Gros Islet, originally of La Guerre, Babonneau. Officers attached to the Gros Islet Police Station proceeded...
BBC:-  An Indian police force has told its officers to lose weight or face suspension from service. The chief of Karnataka State Reserve Police (KSRP) told the BBC that he was worried about the increasing number of obese personnel in the...
Guyana Chronicle:-  THE authorities at the Lusignan Prison have seized various quantities of marijuana among other items following separate incidents on Sunday. Director of Prisons Gladwin Samuels related that around 14:30hrs on Sunday, a man arrived at the prison checkpoint to...
Police Commissioner, Severin Moncherry, has issued a warning to carnival revellers that they should stay out of bands if they have not paid to jump up with them. “We urge people, if you have not paid your money – it...