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Friday, July 30, 2021


BMen head: Gaslighting a form of domestic abuse

Be Male Examples Now (BMen) founder and coordinator Michael Stewart says an often overlooked emotional abuse in male/female relationships is gaslighting. He commented on the...

Helping persons with autism spectrum disorder cope during COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented many new challenges for people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Features of ASD include impaired social and communication skills,...

The Family Backup Plan: When COVID-19 Enters a Busy Household

The 2020-2021 school year ended last week and now families are doing some serious juggling––managing the school vacation, trying to work from home and...

Treasure trove showing San Fernando in the early days

An historical treasure trove of iconic photographs of San Fernando in the 18th and 19th centuries have been found by Indian-born businessman Dipender Manocha.

Steelpan genius: Anthony Williams…the making of a master

Neville Jules was the organiser supreme of Trinidad All Stars; he was the captain who members listened to, not because he was a “badjohn”...

Film and Folklore Festival will be at Cannes Film Festival

The Film and Folklore Festival (FFF) has been invited to the Film Festivals from the West Mixer at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival this...

The “Sitting” Disease… Did COVID-19 worsen our risks?

HEALTH PLUS MEDICAL CORRESPONDENT The world is experiencing an unprecedented, life-altering challenge due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many persons are still becoming adjusted to this...

Why does my back hurt so much?

If you have ever had lower back pain stop you from doing what you want, you’re not alone! Lower back pain is one of...

As Labour Day approaches…T&T faces unchartered territory

For yet another year, the labour movement in T&T will be required, as a result of the global pandemic, to have a much more reserved commemoration of Labour Day.

Caregivers often ignore their own health

Caregiving is a tough job. Watching a parent age or seeing someone change drastically due to illness can be devastating. Harvard Health reports, “Approximately 70...



Vaccine mix prevents man from entry into T&T for mom’s funeral

TORONTO—An Ontario man trying to bury his mother in Trinidad and Tobago says he’s devastated after he flew to the island only to be...

T&T rower Felice Chow wins Olympic D Final

Trinidad and Tobago rower Felice Aisha Chow has won the D Final of the Women's Single Sculls at the Tokyo Olympics.

Brothers mount high-speed chase, help cops catch bandits

Two brothers embarked on a daring high-speed chase yesterday to catch the men, who robbed them of $20,000 in cash after they left a...

Police officer sustained severe burns about face and body

A police officer sustained severe burns about his body while cooking at a friend's house on Wednesday.

Deyalsingh: Only one mixed vaccine dosage will be accepted as full vaccination

Health Minister Terrance Deyalsingh said yesterday that only one combination of mixed vaccines will be accepted as fully vaccinated, by people coming into this...