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Ed Sheeran being sued over ‘Photograph’

Ed Sheeran being sued over ‘Photograph’

Two US musicians are suing Ed Sheeran for $20m over his single ‘Photograph’. Martin Harrington and American Thomas Leonard claim it has a similar structure to their song ‘Amazing’. The pair claims that Sheeran’s ballad has the same musical composition to their track, which was released by former X Factor winner Matt Cardle in 2012. In documents, that include musical note comparison and chord breakdowns […]

Amrit Maharaj

June 9th, 2016

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Aamir Khan to play astronaut next?

Aamir Khan to play astronaut next?

Aamir Khan seems to have developed a liking for biopics. His most recent role is that of wrestler Mahavir Phogat in his upcoming film Dangal. And rumours are already swirling that Aamir might play astronaut Rakesh Sharma in his next project. Sharma is the first Indian to be a part of space programme by India’s ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) and Russia’s Soviet International cosmos. During […]

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June 9th, 2016

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Alia Bhatt challenged herself with role in ‘Udta Punjab’

Alia Bhatt challenged herself with role in ‘Udta Punjab’

Over the years, Alia Bhatt has shown versatility in choosing scripts since as an actress, she wants to continuously surprise the audience. She’s done just that for her upcoming movie Udta Punjab. It’s a crime thriller in which she plays a tough Bihari migrant. Alia says she was attracted to the film, since she knew no one would really imagine her playing such a character. […]

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June 9th, 2016

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Samsung’s bendable smartphones might become real in early 2017

Samsung’s bendable smartphones might become real in early 2017

Samsung has been toying with the idea of bendable (or is it foldable? who knows) phones since 2008, when it showed a prototype device sporting a folding OLED display at the Society for Information Display (SID) exhibition. Now, according to a report by Bloomberg, Samsung might actually be getting ready to launch not one, but two bendable smartphones, as soon as early 2017. The report, which […]

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June 9th, 2016

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This Could Be Us…

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June 9th, 2016

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CCJ Ruling On Homosexuals Coming

According to a newspaper report, the Caribbean Court of Justice is expected to hand down a ruling on the lawfulness of gays, among others, entering T&T. This will be a landmark decree for this country, since the current Immigration Act bans homosexuals, as well as prostitutes or persons living on the earnings of such, or persons reasonably suspected as coming to T&T for these or […]

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June 9th, 2016

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T&T-Panama trade agreement effective from July

T&T-Panama trade agreement effective from July

The trade agreement between T&T and Panama will come into effect in early July. This is the word from Trade Minister Paula Gopee-Scoon, who says the Partial Scope Agreement has been proclaimed by the President. It is being welcomed by the T&T Chamber of Industry and Commerce as timely news, as a team from the Chamber left T&T today for business meetings in Panama. CEO […]

Amrit Maharaj

June 8th, 2016

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Consideration being given to a new ticketing system

Consideration being given to a new ticketing system

Consideration is being given to a new system of ticketing which will land bigger fines for drivers caught well over the speed limit. The revelation was made today at the TTPS weekly media briefing, by the service’s Road Safety Coordinator Brent Batson. Earlier, Traffic Branch Acting Superintendent Mathura Singh, announced a 53% decrease in road traffic deaths for May 2016, compared with last year. He […]

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June 8th, 2016

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World Ocean Day 2016 – stop plastic pollution!

World Ocean Day 2016 – stop plastic pollution!

Trinbagonians love the sea, but how much do we actually care? Today is World Oceans Day and a call is being made for persons around the globe to help protect this valuable natural resource. The theme for 2016 is “Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet” and the focus is on the prevention of plastic pollution. According to the United Nations, plastic pollution is a serious threat because […]

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June 8th, 2016

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THA Chief Secretary: united tourism approach needed for T&T

THA Chief Secretary: united tourism approach needed for T&T

Trinidad AND Tobago need to work together to market tourism. This call comes from THA Chief Secretary Orville London, the the wake of criticism for Tobago’s tourism statistics. It was recently revealed that hotel occupancy on the island in 2015 was just 34%, despite competitive rates. Mr London says while Tobago’s tourism product is different from Trinidad’s, both islands must be marketed TOGETHER. London Together […]

Amrit Maharaj

June 8th, 2016

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