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FCB Dragon Boys has retained the National Tassarama crown for the second straight year.

The band, which hails from Thompson Trace, Brothers Road, New Grant, in South Trinidad, took home the title last Saturday night at the Gilbert Park, Couva, challenged by 19 rivals. Dragon Boys first won this coveted title in 2014 and again in 2017.

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

The T&T United Peace Foundation (TTUPF), in collaboration with the Kalamo Kings Steel Orchestra (KKSO) of Pleasantville, San Fernando, hosted its first community-focused, family-centred, meet-and-greet event last Sunday

Thursday, August 23, 2018

In the world of the national instrument, there is birdsong the steelband—with a common “b” and born on the UWI St Augustine campus during the tumult of the early 1970s—the birdsong Academy, with its outstanding music literacy and education programme led by industry veterans since 2004, and then...

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Alpha is not your basic boy and his dog story. This time the dog is a wolf and the story takes place twenty-thousand years ago. This is marketed as a film about the origins of man’s best friend, but if you ask me, it’s an ad designed to guilt you into buying your kids a wolf.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Two of the most common ingredients in a Trinbagonian kitchen are onion and garlic. We use them in nearly every savoury, local dish as well as in our marinades, pepper sauce...you name it.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Artistic company Teatro Journee’s summer creative camp iCaribbean 2018, themed The Legacy, explored the legacy contained in the history of T&T and the Caribbean. Camp director Tafar Chia Lewis said the end of camp production was conceptualised and performed by the children.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Get ready for an epic extraordinary musical journey in beauty and adventure as the T&T Youth Philharmonic (TTYP) features and performs the music of famous British composers Handel, Purcell, Elgar, Holst, Delius, Binge, and some of the greatest movie music from Marvel and John Williams,...

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

The beauty of roasted garlic is unknown to many. Everyone’s favourite aromatic becomes sweet, caramelised and intensely flavoured when roasted to golden-brown-edged perfection.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Jaden Jarvis, 14, a student of St Mary’s College (CIC) student, was so impressed with the benefits of the bpTT Young Adult Mathematics Experience in 2017, that he had no hesitation signing up for the 2018 edition. In fact, he is already looking forward to next year.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Neither torrential rain, flooding, a small whirlwind in the Queen’s Park Savannah, the threat of an impending tropical wave or no alcohol being sold could keep die-hard kaiso lovers from turning up at Kaiso Blues Cafe (KBC) 2.0 on Friday night.

Sunday, August 19, 2018

The greatest literary virtue of the Trinidad-born writer VS Naipaul, who has died aged 85, was instant readability. He constructed clear, irreducible sentences, and marshalled them into single-minded paragraphs.

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