Category: Features

Water Melon Farming in Kernahan Village, Mayaro

Water Melon Farming in Kernahan Village, Mayaro

The Jonas family of Kernhan Village, Mayaro, grows and sell water melon. Ms Zafarin...

The Legacy of Ustad Yusuff Khan

The Legacy of Ustad Yusuff Khan

Yusuff Khan (1943-91) was a singing sensation in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.  Born...

The Bedrock of Thought, Culture & Civilization - The Rig Veda Exalted to its Rightful Position

The Bedrock of Thought, Culture & Civilization - The Rig...

The 4 Vedas have been the “the bedrock of thought, culture and civilization; not...

Forgotten warrior: the story of Bindul

Forgotten warrior: the story of Bindul

In 1990 Samaroo Siewah launched his first volume of Basdeo Panday’s Speeches. Titled...

Some Facts About Cheddi Jagan

Some Facts About Cheddi Jagan

March 22, 2018 marks the 100th Birth Anniversary of Dr Cheddi Jagan, the former...

16th March 2018: A Claw for Development

16th March 2018: A Claw for Development

With the support of a near US$ 1 million grant from the National Science Foundation,...

Miracle Cow in Barrackpore

Miracle Cow in Barrackpore

Village farmer, Ashbar Ali, was making his usual round in the afternoon to tend...

Introduction of Dr. Vishnu Bisram

Introduction of Dr. Vishnu Bisram

Dr. Vishnu Bisram was born in Port Mourant, a sugar estate in Corentyne, Bernice ...

Sugar is Always King

Sugar is Always King

Two plants – sugarcane and bamboo – both members of the grass family and C4 plants...

A CENTURION SADHVI. PHOOL JANKIE

A CENTURION SADHVI. PHOOL JANKIE

Dey ask me how ah feel bout plenty people coming to see me on meh bott-day (November...

Obesity, Diabetes and Ethnicity in T&T

Obesity, Diabetes and Ethnicity in T&T

World Diabetes Day was observed on November 14th. The epidemiological information...

Bangladesh in St Joseph Constituency-a political target

Bangladesh in St Joseph Constituency-a political target

Does Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley have a heart? This is the question the residents...

Book Review  Crisis and Promise in the Caribbean: Politics and Convergence. By Winston Dookeran.

Book Review Crisis and Promise in the Caribbean: Politics...

Conventionally perceived as geographically isolated, politically insulated and economically...

THE FOUR FACES OF WOMAN

THE FOUR FACES OF WOMAN

A Trinidad dialogue on “The Four Faces of Women” brought together forty prominent...

Early Indian movies in Trinidad

Early Indian movies in Trinidad

Whenever we talk about Indian movies of the Golden Era, it always evokes deep sentiments...

Wealth and Sustainable Development-a Hindu Perspective

Wealth and Sustainable Development-a Hindu Perspective

Hinduism is not a body of dogmas but a way of life that is very much involved in...