Monday, August 21, 2017


Olympic Camp begins today

Aug. 21, 2017, 7:26 PM AST Comments

Thirty budding Tobago athletes ages 13-16 will have the opportunity to develop in their sport, while learning leadership and life skills at the 2017 Olympic Youth Camp.

Dreams are for living *

Aug. 21, 2017, 7:25 PM AST Comments

There are very few people who do not dream, and, in fact, if you do not dream, this can lead to some very devastating results from a medical standpoint.

Insurance exec gives back *

Aug. 21, 2017, 7:23 PM AST Comments

Well-known insurance executive Dale McLeod, branch manager and top producer of Guardian Life of the Caribbean Ltd...

A Rose restored *

Aug. 21, 2017, 7:18 PM AST Comments

THE popular Rose Park in Arima was reopened yesterday after several months of upgrades.

Outdoor light at night increases risk*

Aug. 20, 2017, 11:42 PM AST Comments

A new study from Harvard has found greater risk of breast cancer in women who live in neighbourhoods that have higher levels of outdoor light during the night. The findings are based on the Nurses’ Health Study (NHS), which has for decades been advancing our understanding of risks to womenR

What causes leg and foot pain?*

Aug. 20, 2017, 11:40 PM AST Comments

Aching calves, burning legs, numbness in the feet, pain and discomfort in the lower extremities are widespread complaints that send many of us to our doctors seeking relief. Leg discomfort can knock you off your feet, and should never be ignored. But unless the cause is something obvious, like a fal

Make T&T a better place*

Aug. 20, 2017, 9:26 PM AST Comments

“There is a place in your heart and I know that it is love, and this place could be much brighter than tomorrow... there are ways to get there if you care enough for the living, make a little space, make a better place...” —Michael Jackson (1991) Ralph Maraj cautioned: “We al

One-man probe a bad idea*

Aug. 20, 2017, 9:24 PM AST Comments

I welcome the probe of the Ocean Flower II which is the best way to go, judging from the many issues surrounding that vessel. We need to adopt a no-nonsense approach with all matters involving taxpayers’ money. If we are talking about change and moving forward in a positive light, we cannot be

Govt decision cruel and harsh*

Aug. 20, 2017, 9:23 PM AST Comments

It is fortunate the Chin family of MovieTowne fame came to the rescue of little Haleema Mohammed (Sunday Express, August 19) but extremely and outrageously unfortunate the Government refused to help this child because, according to reports, her condition is “not life-threatening”.

Windies players like lambs to the slaughter*

Aug. 20, 2017, 9:22 PM AST Comments

Like thousands of West ­Indian cricket fans, I am absolutely gutted by the crushing defeat (an innings and 209 runs) by England at Edgbaston with two days to spare. Beleaguered captain Jason Holder was choking for words at the post-match conference as he called for “more belief”.