Sunday, November 19, 2017

Features

JUS NOW soca going global, for real*

Nov. 18, 2017, 11:47 PM AST Comments

Keshav Chandradath Singh has always been an animated character. During the early half of the 2010s he brought a new bounce to 3Canal’s famed Carnival theatre showpieces with his passionate displays behind the digital percussion and sample boards.

Tizzy scores a solid 10*

Nov. 18, 2017, 11:20 PM AST Comments

Antiguan songstress, Tizzy (Tanzania Sebastian) is back on the frontline with D' All Starz for Carnival 2018 and the sultry singer just released a new single and video entitled, “10 outta 10”. Written by Sebastian herself, alongside Kingdom Entertainment duo (Jaxx and Shan), “10 o


World of Dance comes to Trinidad*

Nov. 18, 2017, 11:14 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago will become the first country in the English-speaking Caribbean to host an official qualifying event for the World of Dance competition next year. April 7 is the date given by local franchise holders,


Pan in China*

Nov. 18, 2017, 10:59 PM AST Comments

Samaroo Jets Steel Orchestra, celebrating 50 years this year, represented Trinidad and Tobago at China’s premier trading event for Latin American and Caribbean countries. The 2017 China-Latin America and the Caribbean International Exposition (CLAC Expo) was held from 9-11 November 2017 in Zhu

No Greater Time, now*

Nov. 18, 2017, 10:48 PM AST Comments

Together WI, in collaboration with United Way Trinidad and Tobago, will present to you No Greater Time—The Concert. This will be an evening of musical performances by some of the artistes featured on the #NoGreaterTime song, including, Kes, Chris ‘Tambu’ Herbert’,



Sound Fitness Advice*

Nov. 17, 2017, 11:45 PM AST Comments

It’s always a pleasure to have fellow fitness professionals share their advice with us. On board today is my aunt, dietitian Shirley Nicome, and Kyle R Stull, US-based fitness expert and top presenter for TriggerPoint Performance Therapy.


Make Entrepreneurship a Career Option*

Nov. 17, 2017, 11:41 PM AST Comments

Trista Ramlal was drying and grinding fresh neem leaves to add to neem oil and other natural base ingredients for her antibacterial and antifungal soaps. Indeed it was just another day in her natural soap/body butter/scrub making workshop/business—Ella’s Creations in Arima.

My Readers, Come With Me Back In Time*

Nov. 17, 2017, 11:24 PM AST Comments

It is November, many years ago. I am 14 years old, Christmas is all around me, because I am (trying) to help my mother prepare the fruit to be soaked for her famous Christmas plum pudding. So it is almost a month before Christmas and the fruit has to be soaked. “We are late, we are late”


Relationship Decisions Are Not Always Easy*

Nov. 17, 2017, 11:20 PM AST Comments

Of all the choices life presents, few are as emotional as matters of the heart–relationship decisions. While many of our daily and long-term decisions involve logic, our needs versus wants and desires, decisions of the heart don't necessarily conform to any uniformity.


Rescue wandering children*

Nov. 17, 2017, 9:37 PM AST Comments

On a daily basis and from just casual observation moving around the country, there are hundreds and possibly thousands of young persons of primary and secondary school age who are not attending any school for any legitimate reason.


Please note the fate of Mugabe*

Nov. 17, 2017, 9:35 PM AST Comments

Over the years, I have appealed for integrity and transparency in public affairs, the need for a driving ideology for citizens of this nation, and the importance of critical thinking and love for country to prevail in the nation.


Sky’s the limit for Makeda*

Nov. 17, 2017, 9:32 PM AST Comments

I am embarrassed to read the remarks from two previous T&T ambassadors who, no doubt, did not view their own appointments as political patronage. Enjoyable appointments courtesy a T&T government, now at an end, should not be cheapened by envious, politically shaded remarks.