Tuesday, January 2, 2018

The Ultimate Rejects bring ‘Future Vintage’*

Dec. 30, 2017, 10:54 PM AST Comments

The Ultimate Rejects created history in 2017 by becoming the first electronic music group to win the prestigious Road March title with their runaway hit, “Full Extreme”. Capitalising on their local success, the four-member group (which includes: veteran sound-system DJ/producer and mast

Ladies Night Out The Cuisine Edition*

Dec. 30, 2017, 10:21 PM AST Comments

What began over a decade ago as a show providing a space for women to let loose and imbibe soca music without any inhibitions whatsoever, while serving as a platform for soca artistes to showcase their music in an intimate setting, while within a huge venue, has over time developed into an internati


London 2017 4x400m champions are TTOC’s Sportsman of the Year*

Dec. 30, 2017, 10:10 PM AST Comments

“It is all about the team and teamwork. I couldn’t have done it without the rest of my team and it feels really great,” Team TTO athlete Rennie Quow was reflecting on the historic Team TTO men’s 4x400 IAAF World Championship title-winning team whose members were jointly named


Britto* among Honduras goals

Dec. 30, 2017, 10:5 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s Jerrel Britto and Grenadian Jamal Charles, both former W Connection strikers, were among the goals when the first half of the 10-team Honduran National League ended recently.


Father of 1 drowns in pond*

Dec. 30, 2017, 9:43 PM AST Comments

Nikita Braxton-Benjamin—KAMAL Maharaj's body was pulled out of a pond which overflowed its banks following heavy showers yesterday.


‘We haven’t banned ‘Rowlee’ song’*

Dec. 30, 2017, 9:38 PM AST Comments

Juhel Browne—SENIOR Counsel Gilbert Peterson, chairman of the Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT), says “we haven't banned” chutney soca artiste Nermal “Massive” Gosein's controversial song “Rowlee Mudda Count”.


Teenage bandits held after robbing maxi*

Dec. 30, 2017, 9:32 PM AST Comments

Gyasi Gonzales—FIVE teenaged bandits robbed a maxi-taxi and beat three people in the vehicle — including a 73-year-old woman — before four were held by police in Port of Spain yesterday.

Towards an accountable presidency

Dec. 30, 2017, 9:30 PM AST Comments

EXPRESS EDITORIAL—With President Anthony Carmona’s term of office coming to a close, public speculation about his likely successor is picking up steam and fuelling energetic lobbying by aspirants to the office.


FROM THE WOMB TO THE TOMB*

Dec. 30, 2017, 9:28 PM AST Comments

Sophia Chote—Perhaps it is something which comes with aging but funerals have now become fixtures in our weekly schedules.


A nation waiting*

Dec. 30, 2017, 9:26 PM AST Comments

Ralph Maraj—IN my first article this year, published January 7, I focused on the role of a nation and its society, recognising that whilst there is beauty and goodness in life, we also have great misery, cruelty, accident and disease.



Foreign policy blunder*

Dec. 30, 2017, 9:24 PM AST Comments

Selwyn Cudjoe—ONCE I read our government had abstained on the United Nation’s resolution to condemn the United States decision to anoint Jerusalem...