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If a dolphin or whale is in trou­ble, the person to call is Dr Carla Phillips, the national co-ordina­tor for the T&T Marine Mammal Stranding Network. Phillips, a lecturer of Marine Mammal Medicine/Aquatic Animal Health at the UWI School of Veterinary Medicine, co-ordinates the res­cue of these stranded animals.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Not all relationships between fathers and daughters are made in heaven or sugar n spice. Some can be rather tempestuous and estranged. The relationship between Mariel Brown and her late father, acclaimed writer Wayne Brown, is the germ that has inspired her film Unfinished Sentences.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Derek Walcott’s famous collaborations with award-winning Canadian-American music producer, Galt McDermot, included productions such as The Charlatan, The Joker of Seville and, the much less acclaimed, O Babylon!—staged over the years in cities such as New York, London and in Port-of-Spain in the...

Thursday, March 30, 2017

In the Preface to his new book, which is sub-titled “The Cultural Roots of Economic Underachievement in Trinidad and Tobago”, economist Terrence Farrell writes: “I would be both foolish and disingenuous to deny unconsciously harbouring certain prejudices and biases...I certainly do not pretend...

Thursday, March 30, 2017

It was late one night in the 1990s. I was sitting in the back seat of a car.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Spiritual Baptist/Shouter Liberation Day will be celebrated today and is a public holiday. Adherents from across the globe are expected to join their local counterparts for a day of prayer, fellowship and celebration.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Dear Minister Dillon, Paul Marchan, 30, is dead. He was shot and killed by police officers whom relatives had called asking for help to subdue him. He was subdued. Forever.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

“Songshine was a kind of miracle. I was lucky enough to be part of making it happen.” — Gillian Moor

 

Songshine, the groundbreaking open-mic series that ran from 2004-2009, returns for the first time with a very special edition, A Very Special Songshine.

Monday, March 27, 2017

We know it well. Sitting on the grocery shelves in its trapezoid-shaped can with the other goods, corned beef has sustained many a Trini when things got lean.

Monday, March 27, 2017

Local music practitioners can soon learn from international author and artist manager David Stopps.

Monday, March 27, 2017

The inaugural IT Expo held last Saturday morning at the Lok Jack Graduate Business School was a bit of a curiosity.

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