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Angelo Bissessarsingh

Sunday, March 24, 2013
Last week, Justice Minister Christlyn Moore announced that this year would be the last one for the island prison of Carrera, which is slated to be closed permanently.
Sunday, March 17, 2013
Mayaro was originally settled by French immigrants and their slaves following the Cedula of Population in 1783.
Sunday, March 10, 2013
It is no secret that the immensely diverse ethnic potpourri of Trinidad’s history has produced the most beautiful women in the world.
Sunday, March 3, 2013
In 1757, Don Pedro de la Moneda, Governor of Trinidad, moved his official residence from the capital of San Jose de Oruna (St Joseph) to Puerto de los Hispanioles (Port-of-Spain), since the latter wa
Sunday, February 24, 2013
James Cummings, in his seminal work on The Barrack-Yard Dwellers, said, “For the people of the barrack-yards, the sun just had to rise tomorrow.”
Sunday, February 17, 2013
San Fernando was founded in 1786 as a town, initially in the area of St Vincent Street and Chacon Street. It was founded on the site of an old Indian mission dating from 1687.
Sunday, February 10, 2013
Carnival in Trinidad has its origins in the pre-Lenten masquerade balls staged by French emigrants who began arriving in the island in 1783 under the Cedula of Population.
Sunday, February 3, 2013
Kaiso is said to be a Yoruba word meaning “bravo.”
Sunday, January 27, 2013
Edgar Tripp was a true visionary. He emigrated to Trinidad from England circa 1870. Once here, he worked as a book-keeper and estate manager.
Sunday, January 20, 2013
Valencia is a province of Spain, but it is also the name of a small community between Arima and Sangre Grande.

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