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Woodbrook celebrates 110 years

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

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

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

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

[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

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

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

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

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

[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...


CNC3 7PM NEWS – Sunday 14 August 2022

Catch up with the big stories of the past 24 hours…  - The prime minister invites a trade unionist...

TTPS investigating sharing of child pornography

The child protection unit of the TTPS is investigating allegations of child pornography being traded on local online platforms. The non-governmental organisation...

Trinis detained after Grenada sporting hero beaten, thrown overboard party boat

Grenadian officials are assuring a thorough investigation will be conducted after one of that country’s sporting champions was beaten and thrown into...

Doctors, cops in social media groups sharing child images, porn videos

For the past two and a half years, one non-governmental organisation has been infiltrating local porn groups. In an...

Unions threaten more action

Over twelve unions are warning that more action is coming to fight the government's four per cent wage increase offer. Hundreds of...