Monday, January 22, 2018

Features

Who’s really killing Carnival*

Jan. 16, 2018, 10:21 PM AST Comments

What utter nonsense from the promoters of the Red Ants fete, that keeping the volume for the music at a fete within the specified levels will kill Carnival. These bandleaders-turned-fete promoters have been killing Carnival for years with their lack of creativity in costume design. Every year we see

Honour them while they live*

Jan. 16, 2018, 10:19 PM AST Comments

I listen to the glowing remarks for the former president George Maxwell Richards by certain politicians and media commentators, but I recall the scathing remarks they made about the gentleman in May 2009 during the Integrity Commission débâcle, and thenceforth until the end of his tenure. This hypoc


The alternative to poverty is not crime*

Jan. 16, 2018, 10:16 PM AST Comments

I WISH to reply to letter writer Noble Philip whose response to me was published in the Express of January 4. In the interest of time and space, I will not address all of his contradictions, confusions, diversions, trivialities and ignoble, near-libellous accusations. I prefer to focus on his main


Glowing red lava causes more to flee from Philippine volcano

Jan. 16, 2018, 9:42 AM AST Comments

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Glowing-red lava spurted in a fountain and flowed down the Philippines' most active volcano on Tuesday in a stunning display of its fury that has sent more than 34,000 villagers fleeing to safety and prompted police to set up checkpoints to stop tourists from getting



The Unforgiving Sea

Dec. 27, 2017, 8:23 AM AST Comments

By Richard Charan - The Express continues to follow this mystery. The family continues to search. "Hope dies last" said the daughter. This is what happened:


Make your party ‘pop’*

Jan. 15, 2018, 6:13 PM AST Comments

By Kimoy Leon Sing — It is always great to learn about all the new food and drink trends, and this one is no exception.

Carnival kicks off in Tobago*

Jan. 15, 2018, 6:9 PM AST Comments

Tobago's Carnival 2018 was officially launched on January 12 with a street procession in Scarborough. On display for spectators were various Carnival characters and flamboyant costumes,





Sight beyond hindsight*

Jan. 14, 2018, 10:25 PM AST Comments

The Express newspaper, in association with Cause An Effect, continues the series of stories written by people living with differently-abled loved ones. These Lions display courage, determination and support in the face of daily challenges. These are the qualities which make them an inspiration to us