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Less than a week after he was doused with flood water by a group of irate Beetham Gardens residents, local government councillor Akil Audain returned to the community to hand out food hampers yesterday.

However, Audain did not venture back to the exact location where he and Laventille West MP Fitzgerald Hinds were attacked, instead opting to...

Sunday, March 6, 2011

The streets of Port-of-Spain were transformed into a sea of radiant colour yesterday during the Republic Bank Junior Parade of the Bands. Prancing from left to right the tiny tots had a fun time as they paraded through the streets to sweet soca music.

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Weeks after being chopped and terrorised by two known robbers, a Barrackpore family is now facing death threats.

Monday, March 7, 2011

Bandleaders beware! If revellers deviate from the traditional parade route, you will be penalised. That’s because the National Carnival Commission (NCC) has employed VehicleTracking.co.tt to track bands using GPS technology.

Monday, March 7, 2011

There were several calls for people to go to the stands since people were being pickpocketed and trampled upon. The house announcer said the show would not go on unless they moved to safer points. The show did.

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Taking Advantage, soca superstar Machel Montano emerged victorious and whisked away the coveted $2 million in the Power category of the finals of the bmobile International Soca Monarch and Play Whe Groovy Soca Monarch Competitions 2011.

Monday, March 7, 2011

It will cost tax payers an estimated $1.3 million for the novel People’s Band. The band, with the theme Mas For All, takes to the streets of T&T over the next two days for the Carnival festivities says Arts and Multiculturalisam Minister Winston “Gypsy” Peters.

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Reigning C2k10 monarch Kurt Allen says he has “a 100 per cent chance” of retaining the crown at the Dimanche Gras competition, Queen’s Park Savannah, Port-of-Spain, tonight. He won last year with Too Bright—a satire which poked fun at politicians and their knuckle-headed antics...

Monday, March 7, 2011

The National Carnival Commission (NCC) has pumped a staggering $100 million into C2K11.

Monday, March 7, 2011

 I’ve changed my mind after all. I am playing a small mas in The People’s Band. I went into a bit of introspection and asked myself why not participate in a bit of history.

Monday, March 7, 2011

This is the seventh and last in the series that takes a look back at the contributions to our Carnival art form of the famous band leaders from around 1955, the first year of the official large Band of the Year competition. We have looked at the significance of Harold Saldenah, George Bailey,...

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