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Hi Everyone, Last week we looked at the what, where, who and how of a food label .
The state of local calypso had been debated for several years, it is crippled and the current crop has failed to inject much life into the art form .
– semi-finals on tonight in Linden By Rawle ToneyIt is that time of the year again when the country’s Soca artists vie for a chance to called King or Queen of the up-tempo genre as the Carib Soca Monarch beats off at the Mackenzie Sports Club Ground in Linden this evening with the staging of its semi-finals .
– by appointment only Cosmetologist Pamela Dillon, long regarded as the ‘woman with the touch’, has returned to the scene years after a premature exit to offer exclusive salon services “with a twist” .
Friends and colleagues in the entertainment business of comedian and actor Henry Rodney will come together tomorrow night to cool the blaze that totally destroyed Rodney’s home earlier this month in the form a benefit concert to assist in the rebuilding process .
A group of Caribbean artistes have pooled their singing talent together and recorded a song-written by Jamaican sensation Shaggy - in an effort to raise funds for the earthquake ravaged country of Haiti sponsored by cell phone giant Digicel .
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Gay rights groups angry about a Grammy nomination for jailed Jamaican reggae singer Buju Banton took out a full page advert yesterday, protesting the honouring of an artist they said had “promoted the murder of gay people throughout his career .
‘Kalpana’ (‘Imagination’) an exhibition of reproductions of Indian Contemporary Figurative Art is currently on at the National Gallery, Castellani House .
The American Univer-sity of Peace Studies (AUPS) has started a weekend programme of films .
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - James Cameron’s Avatar will put a seventh notch in its domestic box office belt this weekend .
Next Tuesday’s film offering at the Sidewalk Cafe is Invictus .
– eyes gallery, greeting card company By Alva Solomon His achievements on the international scene attest to his passion for art and speak volumes about his talent; now he has returned home to showcase them and to show those in the field that they can do the same .
Dear Innovative Store Owner,You may or may not exist but whether you do or not, I am yet to meet you .
Part 1 Hi Everyone,Food manufacturers the world over, invest a lot of money in designing and creating labels for their food products .
Musician Dave Martins has recorded an inspirational song for Haiti which he will debut tonight at a benefit concert at Princess Hotel for the earthquake devastated country .
(EUR) Actor Denzel Washington hit screens everywhere on a journey across a post-apocalyptic United States, protecting the last copy of a very important book – a very good book, if you will .
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Animal rights group PETA has used the image of Michelle Obama without her consent on a new poster that praises the US first lady for not wearing fur, the White House said on Wednesday .
Next Tuesday, Sidewalk Café will screen the 2009 film Veronika Decides to Die .
A brand name distinguishes one product, especially a competing product, from another, connects a consumer with a company, product or service and creates certain expectations and associations .
I remember it like it was yesterday .
Hi Everyone, Smack in the middle of Christmas week, a time filled with ham, turkey, lamb and chicken, I hosted my first vegan dinner!When my friend, Taymer told me that she and her husband Laurent, both vegans, were coming to Barbados for the holidays, I did not hesitate in extending an invitation for a meal .
MIAMI (Reuters) - Haiti’s devastating earthquake has moved Hollywood and pop music stars to lead a rally for disaster relief donations and open their own wallets .
NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - It’s been over 30 years since Jackie Chan supplanted Bruce Lee as film’s reigning martial-arts superstar .
NEW YORK (Billboard) - Pop singer Ke$ha led Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for a fourth week on Thursday with her debut single “TiK ToK,” and also grabbed the No .
(EUR) - This year’s Grammy awards will turn up the heat in an often overlooked category - Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance .
(EUR) - Forbes magazine has named Jay-Z and Beyonce the top earning couple in entertainment — married or unmarried — for their combined $122 million banked between June 2008 and June 2009 .
Next Tuesday evening, Sidewalk Café will screen District 9, a 2009 science fiction-action film directed by Neill Blomkamp .
Sonia Noel is the kind of woman for whom it seems there is never a dull moment .
Yes I know, I know .
Hi Everyone, “I ain’t seen you since last year!” A corny joke, it’s true, but we all do it every New Years and this, after all, is my first column for 2010 .
There is a pot of social commentary brewing in the Mashramani Calypso Competition this year which is expected to kick off in early February and some of the usual suspects are lined up and ready to take on a string of newcomers .
Peter Yates’ charming 1979 film, Breaking Away, is the first selection for Classic Tuesdays for the year and will be screened next Tuesday at 6 pm, at the National Gallery, Castellani House, Vlissengen Road, Georgetown .