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Monday, February 12, 2018

By now Voice should be calypso monarch, ushered into last night’s Savannah final by Skinner Park’s wave of voices, despite an audio catastrophe of a Kaiso Fiesta performance, with a punctuated vocal rendition more suited to a fete crowd than a judging panel.

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Two Fridays ago, the House of Representatives appointed a Special Select Committee on the “Nomination of a Commissioner of Police and Deputy Commissioner of Police”.

Sunday, February 11, 2018

The understanding crystallized over the last couple weeks through discussion, reflection, writing and rewriting of thoughts on the problems surrounding the staleness and poor quality of the majority of calypsoes, and other elements of contemporary Carnival.

Sunday, February 11, 2018

It happened on a pre-Carnival night with the pans being tuned in the balmy dark in yards across the city, on the cusp of hills, deep into areas where few dare to venture after nightfall.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Last Wednesday, I along with the rest of the country received a personal touch from the Office of the Prime Minister. A personalised text message was received by hundreds of thousands of citizens saying: “Stay faithful, stick to one partner.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Even if they’ve recently been foot tapping to Kees’ Hello at least half of Parliament’s 41 MPs will be out of upcoming Carnival festivities.

Friday, February 9, 2018

Some years ago, it used to be the tragic case that, on an almost daily basis, there would be horrific accidents on the Uriah Butler Highway caused by vehicles on one side of the highway careening across the grass verge that separated the north bound from the south bound lanes, and crashing...

Friday, February 9, 2018

This year there was the tremendous consternation over the lack of adequate State funding for the calypso tents and certain competitions as well as for Panorama.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Just four days to go before the greatest show on earth—T&T Carnival—and with the nation ready to show the world that despite some of the negativity that surrounds the country, for at least two days we come together as one to party like no other nation and to showcase the talents of our...

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Time does not stand still; business models need to be refreshed or changed as appropriate to the circumstances. Organisations either adapt to a changed business climate or become dysfunctional. And the NGC business model is dysfunctional.

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