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Derek Achong

Friday, January 12, 2018
A lawyer for Dillian Johnson, the man at the centre of controversy involving embattled Chief Justice Ivor Archie, has claimed that he has received political asylum from the United Kingdom (UK).
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
The new judicial policy introducing sanctions for accused persons who fail to disclose their defences at the start of their criminal cases is being met with stiff criticism from defence attorneys.
Friday, January 5, 2018
Chutney Soca Monarch fans and competitors will have to wait until today to know if the event’s promoter will host this year’s competition after a last-minute change to State-sponsorship.
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
A woman from Caroni remains warded in hospital in a critical condition after her two hands were severed in a cutlass attack by her husband during a domestic dispute.
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Hundreds of residents of flood-prone communities along the Caroni River Basin breathed a sigh of relief yesterday as flood waters which left them marooned in homes for the entire New Year’s long weeke
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Hundreds of residents of flood-prone communities across Trinidad were forced to celebrate New Years while marooned at their homes after floods failed to recede yesterday following days of heavy rains.
Friday, December 29, 2017
Scores of people travelling on the domestic airbridge have been faced with lengthy delays over the past two days due to ongoing issues with its ATR aircraft.
Saturday, December 16, 2017
Soca superstar Machel Montano and music producer Kernal Roberts have won their appeal against their convictions for assaulting a group of friends at a nightclub, almost a decade ago.
Saturday, December 16, 2017
A High Court judge has refused a legal challenge from one of the five suspects in last week’s $5.5 million robbery at the Piarco International Airport.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
The media was barred from the second court appearance of alleged fraudster Vicky Boodram and the two police officers, accused of facilitating her short-lived escape from prison.