Selwyn Joseph loved to promote carnival culture

Selwyn Joseph
By Admin 10.02.2016

Former Trinidad & Tobago diplomat and cultural advocate Selwyn Joseph is dead. The 76-year old succumbed to cancer last Friday at his Scarborough home. Employed with the Ministry of External Affairs in the twin-island republic, Joseph was posted to the …

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Barbados PM calls for decolonization of governance structure

Page 13A-Barbados PM Freundel Stuart (center) with high commissioner Yvonne Walkes and consul general Haynesley Benn
By Admin 23.09.2015

Barbados decolonized its politics in 1966 with independence from Britain and its jurisprudence 14 years ago when it signed on to the Caribbean Court of Justice as the region’s final appellate court, replacing the British Privy Council.

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Losing coalition to challenge results of elections

KAMLA PERSAD-BISSESSAR
By Admin 16.09.2015

PORT-OF-SPAIN: The People’s Partnership coalition, ousted from government in last week’s general elections in Trinidad & Tobago, has announced that it will challenge the result in court.

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Codrington leads Jamaica to victory over T& T cricketers

Caribbean Airlines’ Nazie Mohammed, Austin Codrington, Consul General Dr. Vidhya Gyan Tota-Maharaj and Ken Jeffers.
By Admin 02.09.2015

Former Canadian medium pacer Austin Codrington featured in a century third wicket partnership that inspired Jamaica to a convincing 46-run win over a Trinidad & Tobago select team in the fourth annual limited-overs match to mark the twin-island republic’s independence last Sunday in Scarborough.

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Youth take centre stage at junior carnival parade

Aaliyah Johnson, Audene Bobb and Jade Rajaram of Toronto Revellers
By Admin 22.07.2015

Renu Maharaj played mas’ for the first time in the arms of her father, George Maharaj, a calypso researcher and former band leader who took part in J’ouvert celebrations in Trinidad & Tobago before migrating to Canada.

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