Archive for October, 2012

Meet the Designers. Caribbean Plus Size fashionistas

Meet the Designers. Caribbean Plus Size fashionistas

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

(Monday 22nd October 2012) www.caribbeanplussizefashionweek.com In the Caribbean fashion industry, when one speaks about the plus size category one will often get reactions, both positive and negative. Focusing on the positive, Carivog International is pleased to showcase the best of Caribbean plus size designers at the CFPW 2012. Trinidad and Tobago is fortunate to be […]

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Non-functioning Caribbean Diplomats in UK responsible for APD tsunami

Non-functioning Caribbean Diplomats in UK responsible for APD tsunami

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

There remains across the Caribbean, especially in OECS countries, a strong dependency on Tourism. Tourism has been unrivalled since Europe’s failure to beat the Americans at the WTO, causing the removal of the last vestige of preferential treatments shown to banana producers. So when the United Kingdom, decided to broaden their green tax by Notice […]

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Vote Now for Screen Nation Film & Television Awards  2012

Vote Now for Screen Nation Film & Television Awards 2012

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Screen Nation Film & Television Awards  2012 invites you to vote for your favourite stars! Who has been your favourite male/female television personality? Which urban movie has dazzled on screen? Who deserves to go home with a coveted Screen Nation Award? Tell us who YOU want to win by heading over to our public […]

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Hurricane Sandy’s Intensity Fluctuates, Threatens East Coast States

Hurricane Sandy’s Intensity Fluctuates, Threatens East Coast States

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Hurricane Sandy’s Intensity Fluctuates, Threatens East Coast States  

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Bounty Killer scolds Tommy Lee?

Bounty Killer scolds Tommy Lee?

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tommy Lee is certainly following in the footsteps of his mentor.  Those footsteps lead to a lot of media attention and people criticizing what you do.  One of his latest singles, Uncle Demon, Tommy Lee takes on the persons of as the title says a demon. Tommy Lee’s critics include the Warlord, Bounty Killer, who […]

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50 shades of grey area

50 shades of grey area

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Now I should start this piece by encouraging those of a delicate disposition to look away now or in true Jane Austin style, I suggest you avert your gaze. Joking aside, the book ‘50 Shades of Grey’ seems to have generated such a level of opprobrium that it’s a wonder it doesn’t come with a […]

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Skinteeth – The new play starring Dotun Adebayo

Skinteeth – The new play starring Dotun Adebayo

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Dear Friend, Why I decided to return to the stage after 25 years?? I return to the stage for the first time in 25 years, somewhat reluctantly, to star in a play I’ve written, SKINTEETH. But don’t forget my past and my claim to have been one of the true young black pioneer actors in […]

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Idol-makers of India…benefit Trinidad and Guyana

Idol-makers of India…benefit Trinidad and Guyana

| October 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Durga Puja was observed with much fervor almost all over India last week. It is one of the most important festivals in India, although it was celebrated mostly in Eastern India or in the Province of Bengal. But such is the impact of the festival, that thousands of idols of Goddess Durga, who is worshipped […]

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An ice-cube on a volcano

An ice-cube on a volcano

| October 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The third (and final) presidential debate has now been completed and there are less than two weeks to go before the four-yearly election for the position of Head of State and Commander in Chief of the most powerful nation on earth. As the 6 November ballot date approaches the tension gets tauter, the temperature gets […]

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Saving Souls

Saving Souls

| October 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

I intended to write a blog on compassion, and while thinking about what to write, I remembered the sermon my Pastor gave the other day, about ‘Saving Souls.’ As we go to God in prayer, do we actually pray for our family members who have not been saved or do we just pray for ourselves? […]

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