the band Karma

the band Karma

If the band Karma was a person it would probably be holding down a “summer” job while waiting on its O’Level results. It’s hard to believe the Sangre Grande-born chutney soca outfit started by siblings Anil, Ravi and Nisha Bissambhar is turning 17 this year.

The trio can count three Chutney Soca Monarch titles, a barrage of party hits and an enviable globetrotting tour itinerary among their major accomplishments. But much like a teenager on the cusp of adulthood Kitcharee found a dreaming Karma yearning for even more out of this life.


Kenny Davis is the man you want to call when you have a plumbing emergency. The young plumber is fast building a reputation for his reliability, quick turnover and high quality of work. He says it’s the tenets upon which his eight-year-old Davis Plumbing Service is built.

“Enough drama to rival Downton Abbey”, so says Dr Karen Sanderson Cole, Lecturer in the Academic Literacies Programme at the Modern Languages and Linguistics Department, about a collection of wills and probate documents given to the Alma Jordan Library.

I have patients who have varied degrees of this condition. For my final clinical exam at university, I remember quite clearly praying I got a patient who had rheumatoid arthritis. It was such an interesting area to speak about; the way the condition can present, progress, be managed, and possibly impact mobility and quality of life.

There is a new musical Fridge on the market and its slimmer, sleeker and dare say, sexier than the old model. For his entire singing career Jason Seecharan has carried the moniker Fridge. It’s a nickname that perfectly matched his imposing six foot-plus 300-pound figure.