Tag Archives: Trinidad & Tobago

The Reggae Boyz Are Caribbean Cup Champions

The Reggae Boyz have won the 2014 CFU Caribbean Cup Football Championship after defeating Trinidad & Tobago 4-3 on penalties. Both sides failed to score during regulation and extra time in the match, played at the Catherine Sports Complex in Montego Bay. This forced the game into the pulsating penalty shootout to separate the teams and decide the championship, where ...

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Homosexuality is a Crime in Trinidad & Tobago

Trinidad & Tobago’s criminalization of men who have sex with men (MSM) will remain in legal force for the foreseeable future of the People’s Partnership government. Trinidad & Tobago’s Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar Word of this came from Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar, who insists that the question of decriminalization should be considered by the people of Trinidad & Tobago, and ...

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Needy Mothers To Get $6k For a Year in Trinidad

When the 2014/2015 Trinidad & Tobago budget is read by Finance Minister Larry Howai today, included in it will be a baby fund to help mothers in need with newborns. Trinidad & Tobago’s Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar (Left) and a New Mother. Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar on Friday announced that T&T$500 (jm$9000) per month will be given for a year ...

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Happy 52nd Independence Trinidad & Tobago

The twin island republic of Trinidad and Tobago the land of Carnival is celebrating its 52nd Anniversary of Independence from Britain with Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar asking citizens to embrace change. Trinidad and Tobago gained its independence from Britain on August 31, 1962. In her message to the nation, the Prime Minister said Independence allows an opportunity to embrace ...

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T&T Beat Jamaica 1-0 To Win Women’s Football Caribbean Cup

Hosts Trinidad & Tobago beat Jamaica 1-0 in a fiercely contested game at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Trinidad lastnight to become the 2014 Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Women champions. Mariah Shade scored the winner in the eighth minute of a high-tempo game in relatively cool evening conditions. Despite the patchy playing surface, both teams thrilled at times with their ...

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Jamaica’s Badminton Teams Strike Gold

Jamaica’s senior and junior badminton teams won gold in the team events at the 2014 staging of the Caribbean Regional Badminton Confederation (CAREBACO) Championships at the Alfred Sangster Auditorium, UTech, last night. The senior team, who lost to their opponents in the first round returned on this occasion more focused and composed and defeated Trinidad & Tobago 3-0 in the ...

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