The selection of Dr Bharrat Jagdeo by the Central Committee of the PPP as its nominee for Opposition Leader seals that party’s fate in opposition for decades to come, unless the APNU+AFC coalition underperforms or unravels.
What’s most worrisome about Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump’s xenophobic remarks about Mexicans is not that he actually made them, but the fact that they seem to have helped him among Repub-lican voters nationwide.
Artists Stanley Greaves and Akima McPherson, in this their fourth Conversation, examine Gary Thomas’s sculpture, Retrogression. This piece, completed in 1975, is currently available for viewing in the first floor gallery and is part of the exhibition ‘Abstract Art in the National Collection Paintings and Sculpture’ which runs until July 18.
A little over a week ago at least 38 holidaymakers died on a beach in Tunisia, and many more were injured in an appalling terrorist attack aimed at killing visitors and damaging terminally that country’s tourism industry.
Garber to fellow policeman: “You won’t believe this.”
Policeman: “You know me. I believe anything.”
Garber: “They took Pelham 123 today.”
Policeman: “I don’t believe it.” – From the film The Taking of Pelham 123 (1974)
I didn’t believe it either when I learnt that mankind had developed a machine which played chess.
Lesser Nighthawks can be seen foraging mostly over dry grasslands and scrubs where they take flying insects on the wing. During the day, they rest quietly on the open ground, or on slightly elevated branches where they can blend in and go unnoticed.