Sep. 30, 2016, 7:34 PM AST Comments
The International Cocoa and Chocolate Organisation has deemed today, October 1, 2016, World Cocoa and Chocolate Day. But they’re wrong. Every day in my little microcosm of a world and the macrocosm out there is world cocoa and chocolate day.
Sep. 30, 2016, 7:31 PM AST Comments
Everyone is running around skitter-scatter because the US made a law. The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is good law for the US. The US wants a picture of financial transactions between US debtors/creditors and credit institutions, discoverable in banks and other financial institutions,
Sep. 30, 2016, 7:30 PM AST Comments
I recently read a letter in this newspaper which thanked the Open Learning Initiative team at Naparima College in San Fernando, which is offering free night classes to adults wanting another chance at getting O-Level passes. I am also enrolled in this programme and I am impressed with the quality of
Sep. 30, 2016, 7:13 PM AST Comments
BEGINNING next week, Woman will be spotlighting the remarkable true life stories from the women of the Lioness Project. The stories told in their own words will not only seek to empower other women who have disabilities or are raising children with disabilities but they will also shed light on what
Sep. 30, 2016, 6:48 PM AST Comments
The 27-year-old was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, a type of cancer, four years ago after discovering a lump on her neck and skin irritations which were misdiagnosed as minor eczema. With every passing year her situation worsens, but somehow within this sad story she opens my eyes to the r
Sep. 30, 2016, 6:29 PM AST Comments
Russia is of course very much on the minds of all of us who may — or may I suggest should — be following the US elections. By the way, did anyone watch the first debate of Hillary Clinton and The Despicable Donald on Sept 26? Well I did.