Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Rise, resist and unite!*

Jan. 22, 2018, 7:24 PM AST Comments

ON February 17, at 7 p.m. and February 18 at 6 p.m., V-Day Together WI will present a benefit reading of Eve Ensler's award-winning play The Vagina Monologues at the Big Black Box on Murray Street, Woodbrook.



Lady Hochoy pupils get fit*

Jan. 22, 2018, 7:7 PM AST Comments

THE Special Olympics of Trinidad and Tobago (SOTT), in partnership with the Digicel Foundation, hosted a SOfit workout session for the pupils of the Lady Hochoy School in Cocorite.

With Senate talks falling short, shutdown enters workweek

Jan. 22, 2018, 10:16 AM AST Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government shutdown is set to sow more disruption and political peril Monday after the Senate inched closer but ultimately fell short of an agreement that would have reopened federal agencies before the beginning of the workweek.


Faith to overcome*

Jan. 21, 2018, 10:31 PM AST Comments

The Express newspaper, in association with Cause An Effect, continues the series of stories written by people living with differently-abled loved ones. These Lions display courage, determination and support in the face of daily challenges.


DR SEALES, STILL*

Jan. 21, 2018, 12:30 AM AST Comments

Derrick Seales is a living institution of soca music. The veteran performer first emerged on the soca scene in the mid-80s as part of the Shandileer vocal frontline. He later established his credentials as the leader of the wildly successful Roy Cape All Stars in the 90s. It was during this time his


Bunji Garlin Remixes Big Bad Soca With Shenseea*

Jan. 21, 2018, 12:20 AM AST Comments

Campari brand influencers Bunji Garlin (Ian Alvarez) and Shenseea (Chinsea Lee), have collaborated right in time for the peak period of Trinidad & Tobago’s 2018 Carnival season with a remix to her 2017 hit single “Big Bad Soca”. The VP Records released remix was produced by Anson P

5 Star Akil feels right*

Jan. 21, 2018, 12:0 AM AST Comments

5 Star Akil (Akil Borneo) is literally aiming for the skies in 2018. The hard working entertainer has taken to the air bridge between these twin-islands to complete a stunning piece of visual work for his latest release: The Da Nation Music Group and Precision Productions-co-produced track “Fe


Petit Bourg Old Boys Brings Back Good Ole Days*

Jan. 20, 2018, 11:44 PM AST Comments

The Petit Bourg Old Boys Association is set to stage its 19th annual reunion on February 3 at the Himalaya Club, Third Avenue, San Juan. The all-inclusive affair will reunite the chaps from the 40s and 50s who grew up playing football, cricket and other sports in the nearby Aranjuez Savannah.


Yuh Safe, Is Army*

Jan. 20, 2018, 11:37 PM AST Comments

Safety and security is assured at Army Fete—and this year is no different. This reassurance comes from the Organising Committee of the annual event, which typically attracts close to 10,000 patrons and will be held at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain on Friday, February 2 from 9


Build Corridors Across Roads for Animals*

Jan. 20, 2018, 11:32 PM AST Comments

Have you ever wondered how do animals cross roadways? Although development is inevitable, do we take in consideration what happens to an animal’s habitat once roads are constructed through it? Truth is, the home range of many wildlife becomes fragmented. Animals migrate in search of food, wat


Editor's Note*

Jan. 19, 2018, 11:34 PM AST Comments

A blessed Sunday, cherished readers. I hope you are having a relaxed and enjoyable day thus far. In the midst of all the murders, economic woes and other ills happening all around us, the big news of the week past had to do with taking a wine at one’s own risk. Interesting. Even my 21-year-ol