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Vidya Balan will not work with husband Siddharth Roy Kapur

Vidya Balan will not work with husband Siddharth Roy Kapur

Vidya Balan has agreement with her husband Siddharth Roy Kapur, to never work together. The two believe such a move is healthier for their marriage, because their industry is one of course where creative differences can cause quite a problem. And though she admits such an agreement could cost her some really good projects, she doesn’t mind too much. the last time the two worked […]

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June 6th, 2016

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Sydney Opera House movie in the works

Sydney Opera House movie in the works

The Sydney Opera house is considered a wonder of the modern world, and is also a dramatic backdrop for many events, including the famous Sydney New Year’s Day celebrations. Did you know though that there was some serious opposition to its construction? The story behind the iconic building is to be made into a movie. The film will tell of Danish architect Jorn Utzon’s dramatic […]

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June 6th, 2016

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TMNT 2 rules US weekend box office

TMNT 2 rules US weekend box office

The latest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film has topped the US box office on its opening weekend, taking $35.3 million. The movie though was not as successful as its predecessor, which took $65.6 million when it opened back in August 2014. Last week’s number one, X-Men: Apocalypse, slipped to number two with earnings of $22.3 million. Me Before You, based on the best-selling novel, debuted […]

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June 6th, 2016

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Local psychologists: child marriages can cause ‘major psychological trauma’

Local psychologists: child marriages can cause ‘major psychological trauma’

Local psychologists believe child marriage is an oppressive law that cannot be allowed to remain on the books. The issue continues to be hotly debated, and has left religious leaders divided. The T&T Association of Psychologists says that girls in child marriages are at greater risk for mental health problems like depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder. They are also more likely to become dependent on alcohol […]

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June 6th, 2016

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Fishing nets a big problem for the local Turtle population

Fishing nets a big problem for the local Turtle population

If citizens are not cautious, the turtle population in T&T could become extinct with the high incidence of being caught in fishing nets. That’s the belief of Nature Seekers Manager Dennis Sammy who says it is one of the biggest problems facing this endangered species. In fact, he gave some statistics to corroborate his view. Sammy stats 06 06 16 To combat this issue, Mr Sammy suggests […]

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June 6th, 2016

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Captain Holder wants more out of Windies batsmen

Captain Holder wants more out of Windies batsmen

Poor shot selection caused the West Indies to lose to Australia yesterday in their Tri Series match in Guyana. At least that’s the view of Captain Jason Holder, after the Windies were bowled out for 116 in 32.3 overs. The Aussies lost four wickets in their successful chase. Holder praised his bowlers but called on the top order batsmen to show some fight, as they […]

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June 6th, 2016

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Are new bank charges profiteering?

Are new bank charges profiteering?

We join with all others protesting and objecting to the increase in bank charges. Banks, like other businesses do provide a service, and rightfully should charge fees for those services. But it seems to us that many of the fees introduced earlier this week, are are exorbitant if not outrageous, and in one particular case, seems to be in line with the charges proposed but […]

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June 6th, 2016

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MP calls for caution in relations with Venezuela

MP calls for caution in relations with Venezuela

The Government has been criticized for rushing in to assist Venezuela by UNC MP Rodney Charles. In a media release, he said unlike us, many countries have adopted extremely cautious and nuanced approaches with regard to Venezuela. He outlined instances where businesses were moving away from Venezuela in light of their economic circumstances. Mr. Charles was particularly concerned with our foreign exchange reserves as he […]

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June 6th, 2016

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Rowley to deal with ‘Jamaican disrcrimination’ head-on

Rowley to deal with ‘Jamaican disrcrimination’ head-on

Tensions that have been brewing between Jamaica and this country have the full attention of Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley. Speaking upon his return from a Summit in Cuba today, he said fruitful bi-lateral discussions were held with his Jamaican counterpart Andrew Holness. The matter involves the perceived discrimination of Jamaican nationals in T&T. Rowley Jamaica 06 06 16 Meanwhile, Dr. Rowley said he also […]

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June 6th, 2016

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Mother Teresa’s Top 15 Ways To Find Happiness In Your Life

Mother Teresa’s Top 15 Ways To Find Happiness In Your Life

If there is anyone whom I can see as a peaceful and happy soul in the universe it would be Mother Teresa. Her wisdom is eternal. It really touches our heart. So much we can learn from her life. Here is what I feel about her teachings on happiness and love. “A life not lived for others is not a life.” – Mother Teresa People these […]

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June 6th, 2016

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