Sunday, March 26, 2017

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Returns home to follow his heart*

Mar. 26, 2017, 1:48 AM AST Comments

Calypso music beats in the heart of 25-year-old singer/songwriter Lani K. Lani K (Jelani Kojo), was quite literally birthed in the genre. Son of popular calypsonian Twiggy (Ann-Marie Parks-Kojo) and songwriter Oba Kojo, he found himself in the middle of the tent circuit at the tender age of five. He

Reflection and rethinking Len ‘Boogsie’ Sharpe*

Mar. 26, 2017, 1:44 AM AST Comments

Hanging out with music genius Len “Boogsie” Sharpe and friends at Panorama Semi-finals 2017. Boogsie’s genius has given to pan music worldwide a musical sophistication that has not yet been realised and valued. Fifty years of compositions solely for pan with a pan theatre and labo


Raymond rocks Centre of Excellence*

Mar. 26, 2017, 1:40 AM AST Comments

Chutney crossover superstar Raymond Ramnarine and Dil-e-Nadan rocked the Centre on Excellence on March 18 as thousands of patrons packed into the popular venue for the 2017 edition of the highly anticipated Everybody Loves Raymond concert. Ramnarine had loyal fans screaming from the time he took the


‘Bazodee’ triumphs at film festival*

Mar. 26, 2017, 1:29 AM AST Comments

Coming off successful sold out double screenings at the 19th London/Asian Film Festival locally produced movie, Bazodee starring Machel Montano, Kabir Bedi, Natalie Perera, Valmike Rampersad and featuring a host of local actors and technical crew, picked up two major awards at the festival. The movi

NCC distributes Carnival awards*

Mar. 26, 2017, 1:19 AM AST Comments

The top achievers in mas, pan and calypso were honoured and rewarded, on Sunday night, at the National Carnival Commission's Carnival 2017 awards ceremony at the Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain. Awards and monetary prizes were presented in 72 categories, at both junior and senior level, with a


GET ON BOARD*

Mar. 26, 2017, 12:51 AM AST Comments

NATIONAL coach Dennis Lawrence has urged the Trinidad and Tobago public to “get on board,“ after the senior national footballers won their first match in the CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers, 1-0 over Panama on Friday night. Lawrence held court at the post-match press conference at the Hase


Scorpions lead by 199

Mar. 26, 2017, 12:37 AM AST Comments

A Trinidad and Tobago Red Force batting collapse yesterday almost put the Jamaica Scorpions in a commanding position. However the home team’s bowlers ensured the visitors did not run away with the game. The second day of the Regional four-day clash at Queen’s Park Oval was filled with hi


T20 champs to return favour to Pakistan

Mar. 26, 2017, 12:32 AM AST Comments

Following their chastening whitewash last September, West Indies are quietly hoping to return the favour on home soil, when they take on Pakistan in a the four-match Twenty20 International series starting at Kensington Oval today. The T20 World champions looked a shadow of the side that dominated th

T&T tackle Switzerland

Mar. 26, 2017, 12:11 AM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago men’s senior hockey team are set to meet Switzerland tonight from 8 p.m. on the second day of the FIH Men’s World League Round 2 tournament at the National Hockey Centre in Tacarigua. While local stickmen began their campaign last night against Russia, the USA and Chi


Carter: 200 free silver meant a lot

Mar. 26, 2017, 12:7 AM AST Comments

Top Trinidad and Tobago swimmer Dylan Carter said his silver medal swim in the Men’s 200 yard freestyle at the NCAA Division I men’s Swimming and Diving Championships was significant for the country and him personally. And Carter will be aiming for another medal last night as he was the


St Louis open to T&T recall*

Mar. 25, 2017, 11:52 PM AST Comments

Dexter St Louis is open to a national team recall. Unceremoniously axed ahead of the 2015 Caribbean Table Tennis Championships in Martinique, St Louis has been approached by the new Trinidad and Tobago Table Tennis Association (TTTTA) executive with a view to selection for the 2017 Caribbean Champio


St Louis leads T&T women today

Mar. 25, 2017, 11:48 PM AST Comments

Tasha St Louis will lead the national wo­men’s team when they face Venezuela in the first of two international warm-ups at the Ato Bol­don Stadium, Couva, from 4 o’clock this afternoon. Head coach Carolina Morace appointed the veteran player to lead the team, with defenders Arin King and


‘Tranquil’ triple crown for Mohammed

Mar. 25, 2017, 11:47 PM AST Comments

SHENELLE MOHAMMED captured her third title from as many events when the Shell Tranquillity Open Tennis Tournament ended yesterday at the club’s courts on Victoria Avenue, Port of Spain. The 26-year-old com­pleted the job in tandem with Akiel Duke in one of four finals on the last day.