Rafieya Husain believes that being a pageant title holder is a job that requires hard work, dedication and determination, because you’re no longer representing yourself but a group of people, a country and as is the case with her current crown, the prestigious brand of Miss World .
September is the month when we celebrate the first peoples of this land; their culture, their heritage, their history and remember why special attention needs to be placed on protecting their livelihoods, and their land .
Hi Everyone,This week begins a 4-part series of a gathering of Tastes Like Home friends that was held in July of this year .
Caribbean people have latched onto the “summer” idea like they have with most other northern and western practices and trends .
Sonia Noel, who is promoting and marketing her First Resort collection and Makin’ Style magazine overseas, poses with Selwyn Collins author and talk show host in New York .
The Scene Cartoon .
When Jonathan King was 12 years old, he entered the Junior Calypso Competition .
Listening to Rihanna earlier this week (not on the radio) plead with the DJ to put the song “pon de replay” and also to “turn the music up” because “all the gyal on the dance floor wantin’ some more” suddenly reminded me that I had not listened to the radio in a while .
Hi Everyone,A couple of weeks ago I was telling you about sweating onions, well this week, it is about caramelizing the alliums .
The Scene Cartoon .
Growing up, I had always been drawn to the style of women who are involved in politics or married to men who are .
Franale Holder is Guyana’s newest Miss Emancipation, but she is much more than just a beauty queen .
Over the last few weeks I have been writing reviews on my experiences around the city; the culture, arts and night life .
Hi Everyone, Each summer when I travel for my annual vacation, there is always a foodie pursuit for an ingredient, a tool, a piece of equipment or something kitchen related .
A little off the beat but when The Scene approached Lisa Punch in Guyana for another interview about her life after the Rising Star competition, she did not let us down but her schedule was way too busy for just one sitting .
We all buy some form of counterfeit clothing today, whether we like it or not .
[caption id="attachment_302790" align="alignleft" width="385"] Garbrielle Union and Dwyane Wade[/caption]Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade are about to tie the knot and want their ceremony to remain top secret .
[caption id="attachment_302797" align="alignleft" width="175"] Night to remember: Miley Cyrus and her homeless, wanted date Jesse attend the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum August 24 in Inglewood, California[/caption]Miley Cyrus’ homeless VMA date finally turned himself in to police Thursday night and was formally arrested for violating the conditions of his probation .
“My father says faithfully that I danced before I could walk,” Rachel Oneika Phillips says .
So where do you go when you want relax and have a few drinks with friends? A lounge, that’s where!Much like its name implies, a lounge is a place where you can chill (relax), enjoy cocktails and conversations .
Hi Everyone, Sweat is one of the least appetizing words when it comes to food and cooking, but sweated onions are a key part to cooking many dishes .
Interest in the beauty industry has always been something women have fixated themselves on .
Two Guyanese stage plays have been included in the new Performing Arts Syllabus recently introduced by the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) for its Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE), which will be examined starting 2015 .
The critics said it wouldn’t last .
[caption id="attachment_301958" align="alignright" width="344"] Beyonce and Jay-Z[/caption](Reuters) - American music industry power couple Beyonce and Jay-Z did not violate U .
[caption id="attachment_301976" align="alignleft" width="375"] Jackie and Jaycee Chan[/caption](Reuters) - Kungfu movie star Jackie Chan offered the public a “deep bow of apology” after his son, actor, singer and socialite Jaycee, was arrested in Beijing for drug use .
[caption id="attachment_301971" align="alignleft" width="600"] Director of the movie James Gunn (C) poses with cast members Benicio Del Toro (L) and Chris Pratt at the premiere of ‘’Guardians of the Galaxy’’ in Hollywood, California July 21, 2014 .
Mwanza Glenn’s name is well known in fashion and designing circles, but his interests are much wider; dancing and acting are just two of them .
Socialising in Georgetown really depends on your disposal income .
Hi Everyone, Are we in the last age of a particular generation of grandmothers’ cooking? I’m referring to the grandmothers that had few resources but created meals out of simple fare to feed their families, grandmothers that cooked from instinct rather than a written recipe .
The Re-Actors – a comedy group comprising six dramatists: Randolph Critchlow, Sean Thompson, Mark Luke Edwards, Leon Cummings, Mark Kazim and Tashandra Inniss – will premier its first official comedy show “Bare Rikaticks” on Saturday August 23, at the National Cultural Centre .
Tonight Thirst Park Tarmac will host what is being considered one of the biggest all-Guyanese gospel concerts this nation has ever witnessed, HopeFest 2014 .
I read an article recently in the Financial Times that explained why and how women get easily sucked into trends .
In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, the actor reacted to the backlash he received when it was announced that he would take on the role of the Dark Knight in Zack Snyder’s Batman v .