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Woodbrook celebrates 110 years

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Writing about 19th century Port-of-Spain, the historian Suzanne Goodenough quotes the words of colonial town planners from 1871 describing the expansion of Port-of-Spain and...

First Citizens set to host 9th Annual Women’s Conference

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First Citizens is set to celebrate its marquee Women’s Conference on November 14, well renowned for its sustained presence and impactful content. The popularity the...

Matters Arising—the book

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Wesley Gibbings For over 10 years—between 1987 and 1998—Professor Emeritus Kenneth Ramchand’s T&T Guardian column, ‘Matters Arising’, was required reading for anyone with an interest...

Calypsonians in Trini Quest spotlight

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Patrice and Gerard Flanders, creators of the popular board game Trini Quest, recently presented a copy to former National Calypso Monarch Black Stalin (Leroy...

Surviving the pandemic with art

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[email protected] The eldest of seven children and a mother of one, Halcian Pierre, grew up with her grandmother in St James after her mother migrated...

Good Samaritan dog rescuer needs help

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Innis Francis [email protected] Delvin Gooljar, the Good Samaritan who has put his life on hold to fulfil his childhood dream, now stands committed to taking care...

Spreading light, love for a Trini Divali

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This Thursday, Hindus across T&T will observe Divali–the celebration of good over evil, light over darkness. On this local national holiday when Mother Lakshmi...

‘Unity’ of culture and style

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Fashion designer Saleem Samuel, whose bridal, evening and ready to wear creations have earned him acclaim throughout the Caribbean, recently debuted “Unity,” a resort...

ABIL donates to Rape Crisis Society

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Following the observance of International Day of the Girl Child, Associated Brands Industries Limited (ABIL)—Sunshine Snacks, Sunshine Cereals, Charles Chocolates, Devon Biscuits, and Universal...

Steelpan scholars appeal for funds

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[email protected] “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.” That quote by Scottish writer and poet Robert Louis...

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Tabaquite man gunned down

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One day after celebrating his birthday, a 31-year-old man was gunned down at a business place in Tabaquite earlier today. Dead is...

US researchers share COVID-19 vaccine with the world

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Using traditional technology that can be scaled widely and cheaply, Corbevax offers a potential solution to vaccine inequity. By William...

Retired cop murdered

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A retired police officer was found murdered at his home in Chaguanas this morning.    Daryl Jodha, 57,...
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Store proprietor recalls near death from COVID

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As she walked around her store—Secret Glow Skincare and Cosmetics in Town Centre Mall, Port-of-Spain, on Friday– it was still hard for Carlene Rivers...
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$3 billion in suspicious transactions from 2020 to 2021

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The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) received 1,638 Suspicious Transaction Reports/Suspicious Activity reports valued at $3.1 billion over 2020 and 2021. Some $2 billion of that...