KINGSTON, June 4, 2017 -Jamaica's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has denied allegations that Trinidadian Minister Ayanna Webster-Roy was searched by Jamaican authorities at the Nortman Manley Airport on her way to Miami, Florida.
Soca music, rum, and gyrating hips fill the streets of Trinidad during the annual Carnival festival — the biggest party of the year on the island. This year, the feminist anthem “Leave Me Alone” is the new rallying cry of women festival-goers in a stand against the misogyny and gendered violence of Carnivals past.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Feb 24, CMC – A Trinidad-born gay rights activist has filed a lawsuit challenging Sections 13 and 16 of the Sexual Offences Act, which criminalises buggery and serious indecency even between consenting adults in Trinidad and Tobago.
KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent, Feb 22, CMC- The St. Vincent and the Grenadines government Wednesday described as “terrible” a decision by the Trinidad and Tobago Unified Calypso Association (TUCO), to remove the St. Vincent-born singer Lornette “Fya Empress” Nedd Reid from the Calypso Monarch finals scheduled for the Queen’s Park Oval there on Sunday night.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Jan 17, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago says it is seeking legal advice to determine whether or not the ride sharing app Uber can continue to operate in the country less than 24 hours after it began operations here.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Jan 13, CMC – Outgoing United States Ambassador John Estrada has praised the Trinidad and Tobago government for showing the “political will to go after corruption, face a faltering economy (and0 deal with the threat of terrorist fighters”.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Jan 11, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago’s football was thrown into chaos on Wednesday when men’s head coach Tom Saintfiet dramatically quit the post after just five weeks and four games in charge, citing a lack of support from the country’s Football Association.