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Monday, October 25, 2021


Wendy Fitzwilliam on motherhood and living her best life

It's easy to remember the night Wendy Fitzwilliam vied for the Miss Universe 1998 title in Honolulu, Hawaii. Poised, brilliant, resplendent eyes that radiated...

By calypso our stories are told

Nasser Khan Throughout October the Trinbago Unified Calypsonians Organisation (Tuco)) will pay tribute to the late Brother Resistance (Lutalo Masima) who was their...

Songwriter Jivrelle turns to stone

[email protected] Soca and dancehall songwriter, Jivrelle Joseph has temporarily changed careers and is now mastering his skills as a designer of pavers and stepping stones. The...

Indigenous art and activism

Shastri Boodan Casillan Cupid-Caberrea, 41, is making her mark as an artist and activist for T&T’s Warao’s community. She said many people in this country...

Maracas Waterfall picnic area gets an upgrade

The Rotary Club of Maracas/St Joseph has proven that community efforts are better together, when combined with public and private sector support. The not-for-profit...

Work-from-home hampers distributed to creatives

The T&T Film Company Limited (FilmTT) and the Arts Association Collective of T&T (AACTT) distributed technical work-from-home relief hampers to 20 creatives, on October...

The Hindu Festival of Lights

Hindus all over the world will celebrate Divali or Deepavali: it means a “row of lights called deeyas.” The Hindu Festival of Lights will...

Animated short wins FilmTT’s ‘The Pitch’

On September 30, the Trinidad and Tobago Film Company Limited (FilmTT) hosted its first ever live show titled ‘The Pitch’ on TTT to reveal...

Trini tops regional poetry competition

The Caribbean Magazine Plus (CMP) Poetry Contest 2021 award ceremony held on October 9, was a huge success thanks to its parent company, Arawak...

A failure of leadership

Carl Schmitt, one of the foremost German intellectual right-wing thinkers, argued that the intellectual foundation of Parliament lies not in their representative nature but...



Tourism Minister announces Festival of Fetes

Tourism Minister Randall Mitchell has announced a series of initiatives which he hopes will make this country a destination of choice post the COVID-19...

Crisis looms, as ICU, HDU levels at dangerous point

The Intensive Care Units (ICUs) and High Dependency Units (HDUs) at the nation’s COVID-19 treatment facilities are approaching capacity as more severely and critically...

PSA audit reveals millions in deficit

An audit of the Public Services Association’s (PSA) finances, ordered by the High Court in January 2020, has reported overspending that exceeded its income...

Trinidad COVID ICUs filled, 3 beds remain

There are only three more Intensive Care Unit (ICU) spaces available in the parallel healthcare system in Trinidad for COVID-19 patients, as of Monday morning.

Why did Rowley lose confidence in Griffith?–analysts weigh in

Reporting by Rishard Khan and Raphael John-Lall Gary Griffith's bid to return as Commissioner of Police (CoP) and his fate in this situation remain in...