Monday, January 22, 2018


Russian spy ship leaves T&T for US, says CNN*

Jan. 19, 2018, 9:36 PM AST Comments

UNITED States military officials are tracking a sophisticated Russian spy ship that appears to be en route to the American coastline after leaving Trinidad and Tobago waters, international news channel CNN has reported. A two-minute, 14-second-­long story by CNN’s Brian Todd, which aired on Th

TUCO rebrands Carnival show*

Jan. 19, 2018, 9:31 PM AST Comments

THE Trinbago Unified Calypsonians’ Organisation (TUCO) has rebranded one of its major competitions on the Carnival events calendar. Kaisorama is now Kaisocarama to include a soca category. The political and social commentary categories have been removed from the competition.

Trinis party on despite recession*

Jan. 19, 2018, 9:22 PM AST Comments

DESPITE the country’s economic challenges, Trinidadians’ propensity to party does not seem to be in a recession. Ticket prices range from $500-$1,200 for many all-inclusive fetes. Not to mention the cost of a new outfit, accessories, a trip to the hairdresser/barber and money for food an

Trump lawyer brokered $130,000 pay out to porn star

Jan. 19, 2018, 10:20 AM AST Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's personal lawyer brokered a $130,000 payment to a porn actress to prevent her from publicly discussing an alleged sexual encounter with Trump, according to a report Friday in The Wall Street Journal.