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Hafeez in India in bid to have bowling action cleared

Observer Sport - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 22:00
KARACHI, Pakistan (AFP) — Pakistan's spinning all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez flew to India yesterday in a bid to have his bowling action cleared in time for next year's World Cup.

Marsh half-century helps Aussies to strong position

Observer Sport - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 22:00
MELBOURNE, Australia (AFP) — An unbeaten half-century by Shaun Marsh put Australia in a strong position yesterday, setting India a near-record task if they are to win the third Test in Melbourne.

The dump that holds the secrets of the disappeared

BBC - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 21:32
The dump where bodies lie under piles of waste


Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 21:05
A VIDEO has emerged on Facebook showing a policeman slapping a man in a wheelchair, and a policewoman pushing his wheelchair downhill along a busy street.

Police welfare body calls for swift action

Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 21:03
THE two police officers who were caught on camera abusing a wheelchair-bound man should be immediately suspended.

Rowley: Leave billboards

Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 21:02
Opposition Leader Dr Keith Rowley satirised yesterday that the Government should leave the large billboards with the Prime Minister’s photo placed at key positions over all the country.

Ministry probes ‘Merry Christmas’ posters on highway

Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 21:01
THE Ministry of Works and Infrastructure is investigating whether the billboards bearing “Merry Christmas” posters of Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar were legally constructed.

Vasant: 80% OK with billboards

Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 21:00
Appreciation was registered on social media by the people of this country for the billboards on the highway routes which bore the images of Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar, according to Communications Minister Vasant Bharath.

3-year-old boy killed

Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:59
A three-year-old boy died in a crash on the M-2 Ring Road, near Debe yesterday, after the family car was hit by a runaway truck.

Rajaee Ali getting special treatment

Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:57
PRISON OFFICERS at the Port of Spain jail say special treatment is being afforded to Rajaee Ali who is being detained on charges of conspiracy to murder SLAM 100.5FM disc jockey Kevon ‘Lurbz’ Savoury and being a gang leader.

Lambeau man charged with pensioner’s murder

Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:56
Kasey Bruce, 29, of Lambeau Tobago, appeared before a Scarborough Magistrates’ Court yesterday, charged with the murder of 65-year-old Sylvert Edwards, of Carnbee Tobago. Edwards was gunned down on December 17, by two gunmen, on the compound of the Division of Infrastructure and Public Utilities, Shaw Park.

Let JLSC do its job

Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:55
Vice-president of the Law Association of T&T (LATT) Gerry Brooks said yesterday it’s not his association’s place to determine the facts in the matter currently engaging the attention of the Judicial and Legal Services Commission (JLSC).

Murder accused, pregnant girlfriend appear in court

Express - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:54
A 24-YEAR-OLD Petit Valley man who was arrested recently, together with his pregnant girlfriend, appeared in the Port of Spain Magistrates’ Court yesterday charged with the murder of a fellow resident earlier this year.

Barbican toast of Women's Premier League awards ceremony

Observer Sport - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:00
And as expected, champions Barbican Football Club was the toast of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) Sherwin Williams Women's Premier League awards ceremony at the JFF headquarters in New Kingston yesterday.

JFF could benefit from FIFA US$1.3-m Christmas bonus

Observer Sport - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:00
President of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) Captain Horace Burrell says a Christmas bonus from world governing body FIFA will go a "far way" in funding the country's programmes in 2015.

Alacrann - the best juvenile in the land

Observer Sport - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:00
A dramatic and telling surge plus a move towards the clear passage of the inside rail running position were just the requirements needed by the Anthony Nunes trained, Dane Nelson-ridden, Alacrann to leave the racetrack on Boxing Day as the top tw0-year-old in the land.

Savannah, Sandals Whitehouse

Observer Sport - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:00
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Subratie, nunes continue good run in trinidad

Observer Sport - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:00
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Reggae Boy Beckford scores to give Preston point

Observer Sport - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:00
LONDON, England (CMC) — Reggae Boy Jermaine Beckford's second goal in nine days was enough to earn Preston North End a share of the points at Crewe but in-form Trinidadian striker Kenwyne Jones's third goal in four games came too late to save Cardiff from a hiding at the hands of Cardiff.

NZealand cap successful year with 8-wicket win over Sri Lanka

Observer Sport - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 20:00
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AFP) — New Zealand wrapped up a win against Sri Lanka by eight wickets yesterday to cap their most successful year in Test cricket.