paint Dortmund red
There could not have been five happier men in all
of Germany yesterday than President George Maxwell
Richards, Sports Minister Roger Boynes, Fifa boss
Jack Warner, former prime minister Basdeo Panday and
former sports minister Manohar Ramsaran...
The Soca Warriors have earned the respect of the world,
said Prime Minister Patrick Manning as he offered
congratulations to the team yesterday...
Tobago spa resort put up for sale
The Hilton Tobago Golf and Spa Resort at Lowlands
is up for sale. The hotel is being sold by its trustees,
Citicorp Merchant Bank, of 12 Queens Park East
in Port-of-Spain, under the terms of a mortgage debenture
in the sum of US$16.7 million...
It was a joyous occasion for the Persad family yesterday,
as Bradley Persad, 11, was reunited with his relatives
after escaping from his abductors late on Friday evening...
teens win United World Colleges scholarships
16-year-olds, Antinea Ascione, Lauren Ali
and Yanik Quesnel, will be heading off to
New Mexico, Wales and Costa Rica respectively
on United World Colleges (UWC) scholarship
I sat down to write todays column,
I decided I would give you a taste of Germany,
as World Cup begins this week. But then
I thought nay, our Soca Warriors
are in Germany and...
debut by Soca Warriors
Soca Warriors made a more grand debut
at the 2006 Fifa World Cup, when they
held 11-time World Cup qualifiers, Sweden
to a 0-0 draw in their Group B match at
$$ not bad...but Govt must watch non-oil
the Governments decision to increase
its $34 billion budget by $4 billion has
raised a few eyebrows, it hasnt been
meet with much scepticism...
Shyanne wins bpTT Amateur Night finals
artiste Shyanne Mejias is the winner of
the bpTT Amateur Night finals. Scoring 284
points, Mejias, ten, beat a field of 15
fellow finalists at the packed St James
Amphitheatre, on Tuesday, to take home the
$5,000 first prize...
today marking the official end of the
work week for many, the Guardian gives
its readers a lagniappe from last weekends