India-born girl tops secondary entrance exam in Trinidad

An India-born girl, Anusha Saha, has topped Trinidad and Tobago`s Secondary Entrance Examination.

Jacques Kallis joins T&T ahead of Caribbean Premier League
Jacques Kallis joins T&T ahead of Caribbean Premier League

Former South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis will join Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel here on Thursday ahead of their opening match of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) on Sunday against Zouks, manager Colin Borde has confirmed.

Trinidad to mark International Yoga Day on June 21 in fine style

 Trinidad and Tobago will join the 193-member UN General Assembly (UNGA) in marking International Yoga Day on Sunday, June 21, at a gala function in the Daaga Auditorium, University of West Indies (UWI), St. Augustine.

FIFA scandal: Trinidad downplays Jack Warner flight risk
FIFA scandal: Trinidad downplays Jack Warner flight risk

Ex-FIFA vice president Jack Warner has slim chances of fleeing his native Trinidad and Tobago, where he is fighting the US bid to extradite him on corruption charges, the country`s attorney general said Wednesday.

Trinidad urges Jack Warner to turn himself in to US
Trinidad urges Jack Warner to turn himself in to US

Trinidad and Tobago said Sunday it expects new evidence against Jack Warner in the FIFA scandal to be investigated locally, but reiterated he should turn himself in to US authorities.

Ex-FIFA officials on Interpol most wanted list
Ex-FIFA officials on Interpol most wanted list

Interpol on Wednesday put disgraced FIFA executive members Jack Warner and Nicolas Leoz on their most wanted list and issued an international alert.
 

'US out to hurt FIFA after losing 2022 World Cup bid'
'US out to hurt FIFA after losing 2022 World Cup bid'

Former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner said the corruption charges US prosecutors filed against him and 13 other people are in retaliation to the failure of America`s bid to host the 2022 World Cup.

Accused former FIFA Vice President Jack Warner freed
Accused former FIFA Vice President Jack Warner freed

Former FIFA Vice President Jack Warner, who has been accused of soliciting bribes as part of a vast corruption case against senior soccer officials, left jail in Trinidad and Tobago via ambulance on Thursday after he was granted bail, according to local media.

Jack Warner arrested following FIFA World Cup bribe allegations
Jack Warner arrested following FIFA World Cup bribe allegations

Former FIFA vice president Jack Warner was arrested in Trinidad and Tobago on Wednesday, hours after US prosecutors claimed he accepted bribes during host selections for the 1998 and 2010 World Cups in France and South Africa.

Trinidad's opposition leader suspended from Parliament

Just six weeks before the end of the Trinidad and Tobago government`s five-year term in Parliament, Leader of Opposition Keith Rowley has been suspended following a marathon session.

Lendl Simmons to face court over photo scandal
Lendl Simmons to face court over photo scandal

West Indies opening batsman Lendl Simmons, who argued that he had a one-time affair with an account executive, is scheduled to appear in court March 23 in a lawsuit on the dissemination of intimate photographs of the woman.

Uganda sued in landmark medical `brain drain` case

 Raymond Mwesiga`s "darling kid sister" had much to live for, but when she needed medical help after a car crash, Uganda`s overstretched health system fatally failed her.

Renowned Trinidadian poet, journalist Raoul Pantin dies

Renowned poet, journalist and playwright Raoul Pantin has died, Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar confirmed Thursday. He was 71.

Jones nets seventh goal but Cardiff lose thriller
Jones nets seventh goal but Cardiff lose thriller

Trinidad and Tobago international Kenwyne Jones notched his seventh goal of the English Championship season but it was not enough to save Cardiff City from a 3-5 defeat at the hands of Bournemouth.

Brisbane Heat sign West Indies spinner Samuel Badree
Brisbane Heat sign West Indies spinner Samuel Badree

World No.1 Twenty20 bowler Samuel Badree will campaign in this year’s Big Bash League after penning a deal with Brisbane Heat.

President wishes Malaysia, Trinidad and Tobago on their National Days

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday extended his greetings to the King and people of Malaysia and President of Trinidad and Tobago on the eve of their National Days tomorrow.

Mickey Arthur favourite to take over as West Indies coach

Former Australia and South Africa coach Mickey Arthur has emerged as the favourite to take over as the West Indies cricket coach following the exit of Ottis Gibson earlier this week.

India thrash Trinidad and Tobago 14-0 in CWG hockey

The Indian women`s hockey team came back strongly from a 0-3 defeat to New Zealand to thrash minnows Trinidad and Tobago 14-0 in their third Pool A match of the Commonwealth Games here.

Keshorn Walcott warms up for Commonwealth Games with gold in Poland

Olympic champion Keshorn Walcott warmed up for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow by capturing gold in the men’s javelin at the Janusz Sidlo Memorial meet here.

Messi kept scoreless in Argentina warmup win

Lionel Messi, looking to score his first World Cup goals since 2006 in Brazil this month, went scoreless as Argentina cruised to a 3-0 win over Trinidad and Tobago in a World Cup warmup on Friday.