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The Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha had no choice but to seek redress from the Privy Council when the former PNM Government denied it a radio licence. Notwithstanding the clear judgment of the Privy Council, PM Rowley has continued to defend the granting of a radio licence to PNM supporter Louis Lee Sing instead of the Maha Sabha with a version of the facts...

Monday, March 6, 2017

How about giving up fish for Lent? You may want to consider doing this after scientists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill disclosed on Ash Wednesday that 90 per cent of predatory reef fish are gone from Caribbean coral reefs due to overfishing.

Sunday, March 5, 2017

The debate continues about when should the Government decide to include in any piece of legislation the preamble and the certificate that will confirm that Parliament is making a confession about its intention to legislate in a manner inconsistent with the fundamental human rights and freedoms...

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Last week, the Central Statistical Office revealed that Carnival in T&T does not make a profit.

Sunday, March 5, 2017

In 1990, when the World Wide Web wasn’t so worldwide, an American attorney named Mike Godwin proposed an online adage which he named after himself.

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Carnival is evolving—and I use Carnival as a living breathing organism representative of a people, their clash and harmony with their historical past and the art forms which have developed to reflect that journey.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

It could only have come from Opposition MP Fuad Khan.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

The music has faded away, the torrent of colour has leeched from the capital city, the euphoria of revelry is now a tabanca that can only be cured with the next band launch; oh how we miss carnival already!

Friday, March 3, 2017

Mas may have mostly left the masses now that bikini and beads revelry runs the road, but the public still comes out in the hope of seeing art take to the streets, to come to them as witnesses, and in homage.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Some years ago, while exiting Guyana after attending a workshop on the Caricom Single Market addressed by the then President of Guyana and senior officials of the Caricom Secretariat (where I was once employed), I was asked by a young airport security officer about my “race.”

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

According to the T&T Guardian of February 23, the National Carnival Schools Intellectual Chutney Soca Monarch Competition took place in front of a “mainly empty Grand Stand.” Intellectual Chutney Soca sounds like a fly-by-night oxymoron.

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