Saturday, August 19, 2017


Turn your creative talent into a career *

Aug. 17, 2017, 8:4 PM AST Comments

Creative and motivated indi­viduals, ages 16 to 32 years, from communities in Trinidad who are interested in taking on the challenge of converting their talent into an income-earning fashion business are invited to check out “This is ME Global”...

Auditions for ‘Bedbugs’ starts today *

Aug. 17, 2017, 8:2 PM AST Comments

After a successful inaugural showcase last year, the Playwrights Workshop Trinbago’s Annual New Play Festival will return to the Trinidad Theatre Workshop from October 26 – November 5.

Fantasy and Entice ready for the road *

Aug. 17, 2017, 7:58 PM AST Comments

Fantasy and Entice Carnival mas bands recently hosted an “Open House” viewing lime for section promoters and committee members at the band's mas camp at #6 Alberto St in Woodbrook.

The charms of Down the Islands

Aug. 16, 2017, 11:35 PM AST Comments

A small contingent of media practitioners were hosted on a recent tour that did much more than reveal the view of the mountains off the north-western peninsula of Trinidad. The tour was an initiative of the Ministry of Tourism’s “Stay to Get Away” campaign, scheduled to run during

Mystery, adventure in new children’s book *

Aug. 16, 2017, 11:29 PM AST Comments

Every day you wake up with the power to choose what you are going to do. You can open your own business, volunteer at your favourite charity, change careers or further your education. You have the power to make changes and work hard to become the person you feel you ought to be. Each choice you make

In defence of Roget? Really?

Aug. 16, 2017, 10:4 PM AST Comments

I refer to Winford James’ column in the Express of August 10. He succeeded in injecting more anti-Syrian sentiment in this whole brouhaha surrounding Ancel Roget’s call to boycott certain businesses.

Congrats, but please, no over-indulgence*

Aug. 16, 2017, 10:3 PM AST Comments

Heartiest congratulations and highest commendations are in order for our 4x400 quartet of Jarrin Solomon, Jereem Richards, Machel Cedenio and Lalonde Gordon for winning gold at the World Championships in London. They have brought great pride and joy to our twin-island republic. They should be rewar

Helping people look before they leap*

Aug. 16, 2017, 10:1 PM AST Comments

I REFER to Simon Wright’s letter entitled “The ‘ex’ threat” positioned next to my letter on the role of the humanities in the Saturday Express of August 5. He speaks of the decision a man made to kill someone in the company of his friend’s former lover.

UWI Open Campus is Accredited

Aug. 16, 2017, 2:34 PM AST Comments

Gordon Street, St. Augustine: Wednesday, August 16, 2017. The following statement is issued by The University of the West Indies Open Campus Trinidad and Tobago, to highlight its accreditation status, in light of the new GATE procedures.