Saturday, October 1, 2016

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A twist on a breakfast favourite*

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:50 AM AST Comments

Pancakes stacked on a plate is simply a perfect picture. It definitely ranks as one of the more popular breakfast choices. However, as good as a plain pancake is with all its soft, fluffy, goodness, there are so many twists you can put on this breakfast favourite. Here are some great ways to take

6 common herbs that could keep you healthy

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:47 AM AST Comments

Nutritionist Fiona Hunter and herb expert Jekka McVicar—both of Love Fresh Herbs, the UK’s largest producer and supplier of fresh herbs for the retail market —share their thoughts on how to make the most of the healing power of plants.


Roti on the Promenade*

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:44 AM AST Comments

“Hot On The Spot.” It is the marketing slogan coined by roti entrepreneur Indra “Ju-C” Sinanan. “Hot On The Spot” is also an apt description of the roti-making process which takes place on the Brian Lara Promenade, Port of Spain, from 6 p.m. daily. As evening des


McDonald’s opens kitchen doors to consumers

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:41 AM AST Comments

After two million visits to its kitchens, McDonald opened its kitchen doors during a special day to offer more consumers a behind-the-scenes look at how the world’s most famous hamburgers are made. As part of the Global Transparency Week, on September 27 consumers were be able to visit the co

MORE LICKS*

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:35 AM AST Comments

Chasing a revised target of 287 off 49 overs at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium yesterday, the Caribbean side once again produced an insipid batting effort and were bundled out for a disappointing 175 off 38.4 overs.


Europe trail USA 5-3 after spirited fightback

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:34 AM AST Comments

Team Europe recovered from a disastrous opening session yesterday at the 41st Ryder Cup as they won three of the afternoon fourballs to end the first day trailing 5-3. The scoreboards around Hazeltine were a sea of red in the morning foursomes as Davis Love’s side took advantage of some errati


Hart names 21-man squad*

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:31 AM AST Comments

There is no room for experimentation. Therefore, Stephen Hart has named his full World Cup team for Upcoming matches against the Dominican Republic and Martinique, qualifiers for both next year’s Caribbean Cup final and CONCACAF Gold Cup. Yesterday, Trinidad and Tobago senior men’s team


Holder: We struggled to build momentum

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:29 AM AST Comments

After being set a big target of 287 by Pakistan, West Indies crumbled under the pressure and were dismissed for 175 leaving skipper Jason Holder again lamenting the top order batting. “We struggled to build any momentum,” said Holder after the tourists lost the first ODI in Sharjah yeste

Mavericks outplay All Stars*

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:26 AM AST Comments

Mayaro Mavericks sent an early warning to their their CCN T10 Big-Eight rivals on Wednesday when they dominated Waterloo All Stars to secure victory by 80 runs at Caldrac Cricket Ground, California. Openers Ellon Lewis, 53, and Roshan Lobin, 43, declared war on All Stars’ bowlers, posting 105


Two Bajans in 100-plus ‘Solo’ field

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:24 AM AST Comments

TWO Barbadians are among more than 100 players entered to compete in the Solo Junior Badminton Tournament from today at Central Regional Indoor Sports Arena, Chaguanas. Joshua Valere is in the under-11 draw, while Harrison Griffith is the No. 3 seed in the under-13 division.


Signal Hill enter ‘Tigers’ lair

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:22 AM AST Comments

St Anthony’s College will be hoping to maintain their place at the top of the Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football (SSFL) standings when action in the league resumes today. The Westmoorings Tigers currently lead the 15-team SSFL standings with 16 points. Naparima College and Shiva


W Connection eliminated from CONCACAF Champions League

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:18 AM AST Comments

Victor Moncada scored his third goal of the 2016/17 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League to lift Honduras Progreso (2W-1D-1L, 7 points) to the top of Group A with a 1-0 victory over visiting DirecTV W Connection (0-1-2, 1) on Thursday at the Estadio Francisco Morazan. Progreso complete their first-e


Three juniors defend ‘Tobago’ titles

Oct. 1, 2016, 12:15 AM AST Comments

JASHER De Gannes, Shreya Maharaj and Derron Douglas will defend titles today when the Tobago Open Table Tennis Tournament serves off with the junior events at Scarborough Secondary School. All three will be very busy as they are competing in two age-groups and are capable of walking away with double