Sunday, December 4, 2016

Refund Policy

GOING THE EXTRA MILE*

Dec. 3, 2016, 10:11 PM AST Comments

Eccentric rockers 5 Miles to Midnight (5M2M) may have just saved us from a mundane Christmas with their remake of the Yuletide classic “Little Drummer Boy”. The Port of Spain-based fusion band surprised fans with their interpretation of the timeless hit, their first ever Christmas releas

Rupee Returns*

Dec. 3, 2016, 10:7 PM AST Comments

Riding on the success of his latest singles, “I’ll Be Ok”, “Counting My Blessings” and “Tipsy”, Bajan bard, Rupee (Rupert Clarke) is already booked to appear at several major Carnival fetes in 2017. It’s been two years since the “Tempted To Touch


‘Sing Alleluia’ with the Marionettes*

Dec. 3, 2016, 10:3 PM AST Comments

It’s been a difficult time for many this year. More than ever, as the Christmas season approaches, the Marionettes aims to bring as much joy, hope, and upliftment as they possibly can the best way they know how — through music and community.


A captivating tale about love and passion*

Dec. 3, 2016, 9:52 PM AST Comments

Author Anthony Maillard graces the publishing world with his presence once again with the release of his third book, The Killing of the Flamenco Dancer (published by Xlibris). In this compelling read, he weaves a tale of love and passion, with his complex and well-drawn characters taking readers on

PRES PREVAIL*

Dec. 3, 2016, 9:35 PM AST Comments

Kareem Riley led from the front, literally, at the Manny Ramjohn Stadium yesterday. Taking his side’s fifth kick from the penalty mark, he put Presentation College San Fernando into the final of Coca-Cola InterCol with a calm finish past Signal Hill Secondary goalkeeper Njeri Fermin to complet


Defence first

Dec. 3, 2016, 9:31 PM AST Comments

DEFENCE FORCE captured the 2016 First Citizens Cup, the first major trophy of a shortened 2016-2017 professional football season, when edging Ma Pau Stars 1-0 on Friday night, claiming its first piece of silverware in three years. The Army scored in the first quarter-hour, took over and looked set t


Kings keep play-off dream alive

Dec. 3, 2016, 9:26 PM AST Comments

Chris Gayle failed again and so did Darren Sammy but Rajshahi Kings still managed to pull off an uncomplicated six-wicket victory over Chittagong Vikings in the Bangladesh Premier League here yesterday. Playing at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Vikings could only muster a paltry 111 for nine fro


Tobago love

Dec. 3, 2016, 9:23 PM AST Comments

Pro League leaders Central FC got both love and goals from Tobagonians Mickael Jem Gordon and captain Darrin “Chucky” Mitchell, when coming from behind for a 2-1 victory over third-placed Play Whe San Juan Jabloteh on Friday at the Hasely Crawford Stadium.

‘We are all Chapecoense’*

Dec. 3, 2016, 9:11 PM AST Comments

On a rainy Saturday that only accentuated the grief, 20,000 people filled a tiny stadium under umbrellas and plastic ponchos to say goodbye to members of the Chapecoense soccer club who died in a plane crash. The accident Monday in the Colombian Andes claimed most of the team’s players and sta


Three-time champ Farley back for Super Singles

Dec. 3, 2016, 9:10 PM AST Comments

ALREADY the most successful player in the Super Singles Table Tennis Tournament, Barbadian Trevor Farley will begin his quest for a fourth title today when the final major competition of the season serves off at Central Regional Indoor Sports Arena, Chaguanas.


Hagley bids to repeat

Dec. 3, 2016, 9:4 PM AST Comments

Matthew Hagley will bid to repeat as National Association of Athletics Administrations (NAAA) Cross Country Championship men's champion, at the Queen's Park Savannah, today. However, the 2016 women's winner, Tonya Nero, is competing in Barbados this weekend, and will not defend her title. Also missi



STILL STRANDED*

Dec. 3, 2016, 8:3 PM AST Comments

By Sheila Rampersad—MADAMAS Road, Brasso Seco residents were yesterday anxious about neighbours who have been stranded in their homes since Tuesday night when sustained torrential rains hammered Northeast Trinidad and parts of Tobago.