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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.

Monday, March 27, 2017

In paying homage to Lawrence Scott’s ground-breaking debut novel Witchbroom, which first appeared 25 years ago, prize-winning novelist Earl Lovelace welcomed a new edition of the Caribbean classic, saying, “One of the things that the republishing of this novel does is return us to tales we have...

Monday, March 27, 2017

Jai’s Court Community Group has partnered with their Member of Parliament for La Horquetta/Talparo, Maxie Cuffie and the Digicel Foundation to build a Play Park in the Talparo community. This will create a family and youth friendly environment for over 150 families in the area.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Members of the newly launched San Fernando Heritage Trust—the group set up to promote the preservation of San Fernando’s historic sites with a view to generating income for the city—have great motivation to succeed, to do even better than the 16-year-old National Trust: Protection of the city’s...

Saturday, March 25, 2017

“It was definitely the most tasking thing I’ve ever done in my life so far.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

In a recent review of Morning, Paramin (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016), Walcott’s final published work, I reflected on how difficult it can be to escape Sir Derek’s titanic shadow.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

You are not an easy genius to tabulate

Counting the stars in a wondrously starry night

might be less cumbersome and I should wait

until you take your place there, over our Caribbean sky,

though you will shine, and outshine anywhere.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

In his later big essays, The Muse of History, and What the Twilight Says, An Overture, when he assessed the society’s art and culture after the decade, the analyses were caustic and pessimistic. But his views of the society while he was in the midst of it are light, generous and often funny.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Child marriages and betrothals originated in the pre-Mughal era of Indian history as a means of creating a tangible bond between two families. It was practiced by both high and low castes as a means of social interaction.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Ah love meh people, but why is it we make things so hard, eh! Since the notice came out that Licensing Office was starting to crack down on vehicles being inspected and displaying the most current stickers, the office on Wrightson Road has become a nightmare in the last couple of weeks.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

NYERERE HAYNES 

Debuting at number three on Billboard’s Reggae chart is a big deal, especially when it’s a soca album. According to VP Records, Fay Ann Lyons’ Break The World album is the first soca album to achieve this remarkable feat.

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