Monthly Archives: July 2019

T&T High Court orders return of seized sex toys

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — A High Court judge Friday ordered the state to return a box of adult novelty goods that had been seized by the Comptroller of Customs in 2017.

US Supreme Court says Trump can spend military funds on wall

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The US Supreme Court on Friday ruled in favor of President Donald Trump, allowing him to proceed with plans to divert billions of dollars in Pentagon funds towards construction of his border wall with Mexico.

100 days of activities to mark Miss Lou’s centenary – Grange 

Cultural icon, Louise Bennett-Coverly is to be specially-recognised on the centenary of her birth, according to the Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia Grange.

Jamaica moves to repatriate artifacts from Britain 

Jamaica has joined a growing list of countries, including from Africa, which are taking steps to have their national treasures repatriated from their former colonial masters, primarily in Europe.

Vybz Kartel in and out of medical facility 

Incarcerated dancehall star, Vybz Kartel, was photographed emerging from a medical facility on Wednesday, fuelling speculation that the ‘Any Weather’ deejay was once again ill.

Apple takes majority stake in Intel modem unit

SAN FRANCISCO, United States (AFP) — Apple agreed Thursday to pay $1 billion to acquire the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business, a move giving the iPhone maker more control over its supply chain.