20 x 40 Must-do’s for Trini women

Many women dread getting older. They are obsessed with the ticks and tocks of their biological clocks. Marriage, family, beauty and general health, their physical bodies are major variables in the equation of these outcomes.

Then there are other preoccupations such as career goals and asset accumulation. When will I acquire a new home? When will I get that big promotion? A car? A condo?


SINCE the passing of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh on April 9, Gia Gaspard-Taylor, local activist and president of the Network of Rural Women Producers Trinidad and Tobago, has been reflecting on the lasting benefits of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award of which she was a recipient in the early 1960s.

Digitisation and investment in technology will fuel the Caribbean’s post-pandemic recovery.

This key insight was the focus of a virtual presentation co-hosted by regional tech platform Tech Beach Retreat and Microsoft on March 30.

INFERTILITY is on the rise globally and is extremely common in Trinidad and Tobago, says Dr Catherine Minto-Bain, medical director and specialist obstetrician and gynaecologist at the Trinidad and Tobago IVF and Fertility Centre.

Sean Paul is enjoying everyday life and making extraordinary music.

The Jamaican dancehall megastar, real name Sean Henriques, like most of the rest of the world is grounded in his home country of Jamaica waiting out the global Covid-19 pandemic.

Big ride, big ride! I have been longing for it for months now and I can’t wait to jump on and rev real hard through the mud!

The comment comes from a 60-something-year-old woman (based on my estimation; I don’t ask her age) in anticipation of a scheduled ATV ride...

Gracias dios por 50 años! (Thank God for 50 years)

So exclaimed National Parang Association of Trinidad and Tobago (NPATT) President Alicia Jaggasar on the eve of the Association’s 50th anniversary celebration. Tomorrow will mark exactly half a century since the association was formed on April 19, 1971.