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Powering through with the Olympian Mindset

Athletes get far on physical ability, but what separates the truly elite from the rest is how they use their minds. Having a strong...

‘Mass formation psychosis’: Unfounded theory used to dismiss COVID measures

An unfounded theory taking root online suggests millions of people have been “hypnotized” into believing mainstream ideas about COVID-19, including steps to combat it such as testing and vaccination.

A call to stop Marital Rape

Faced with continued attacks against women, the moderator of the Presbyterian Church, Reverend Joy Abdul-Mohan, is calling for an end to marital rape, which she says is responsible for unwanted pregnancies.

People ignoring fire safety guidelines

The death of three children in a house in Rookery Nook, Maraval, last week has raised the issue about safety measures that should be...

Climate change can cost T&T almost US $1 billion per year...

A recent report by the Ministry of Planning & Development estimates that continued loss of Trinidad and Tobago’s biodiversity resources—forest ecosystems, watersheds, marine and coastal ecosystems—could cost almost US$1 billion every year in destruction, as both natural and human factors continue to contribute to climate change.

Bikini and Beads

SANDRA L BLOOD [email protected] “I’m a proud Trinidad-born Capricorn, but American-raised. I have lost a sense of self, which has left me craving my culture....

Climate change widespread, rapid, and intensifying – IPCC

The report finds that unless there are immediate, rapid and large-scale reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, limiting warming to close to 1.5°C or even 2°C will be beyond reach.

“End inequalities. End AIDS. End pandemics.” – the rallying cry for...

This week, UNAIDS issued a stark warning that if leaders fail to tackle inequalities the world could face 7.7 million AIDS-related deaths over the next 10 years.

Masking Emotions Men and Suicide

HEALTH PLUS MEDICAL CORRESPONDENT Tragically, suicide is not as rare as one may think. In 2018, global data from the World Health Organization (WHO) reports...

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”...


Scotland Yard reopens 52-year-old murder case involving two Trinidad men

Scotland Yard investigators have reopened a 52-year-old case involving two Trinidadian men who kidnapped an Australian woman in London. One of the...

Scotland Yard reopens murder case against 2 Trini brothers

[email protected] Fifty-two years ago, Trinidadian brothers Nizamodeen and Arthur Hosein were charged and convicted for kidnapping and murdering an Australian woman in England. The body of...

Social media activist among 11 arrested in health walk

A health walk billed “Push Back Two” that attracted hundreds— including children—came to an abrupt end on Sunday after police used tear gas to...

Man in Jenny's 'sour deal' lawsuit convicted for trying to defraud US company of...

Anthony Sancho, named along with NGC Chairman Conrad Enill as one of the defendants in a $1.8 m civil lawsuit brought by businesswoman Jennifer...

63-year-old hiker, Primnath Gokool has been found

Gokool got lost around 4pm on Sunday in Chaguaramas when he hiked to the plane crash site after reaching the Tracking Station...