The Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata) is a large duck native to Mexico, Central, and South America.
Introduction In last week’s column I sought to recall, for the benefit of readers, several key observations and conclusions that were drawn from my earlier review of refinery economics in order to support Decision Rule 2.
The village of Crane is believed to have been in existence since the late 1800s or early 1900s and is home to more than 3,000 people.
In the bewildering variety of things that come over the electronic transom we now have on the internet, there occasionally comes a gem that stops you in your tracks; even more rare is the gem that gives you goose bumps.
Light on competition Almost every set of recommendations for improving the economy of developing countries contains references to competition.
On October 2, two of the world’s leading humanitarian relief agencies, Oxfam and Save the Children, felt it necessary to speak out about the inadequate US federal response to the emerging disaster in Puerto Rico.
October 1953 The first election under universal adult suffrage was held in British Guiana on April 27, 1953.
Why does anyone keep a diary? For a man conscientious about his career perhaps it is in order to keep a record of his mounting success and developing ambition.
Coffee and caffeine are controversial subjects in nutrition, even more so in different gym circles.
You’ve had pig’s feet (trotters) in Pepperpot, Soup and Souse but have you ever had it stewed?
Magnus Carlsen, 26, the charismatic Norwegian who is the World Chess Champion, blew away some eminent grandmasters to capture the 2017 Isle of Man Open Chess Tournament last Sunday.
At this time in Trinidad and Tobago the festival of Ramlila (called Ramleela there) is very widely celebrated.
The Royal Tern (Thalasseus maximus) is found along ocean beaches. The adult Royal Tern has a slender orange bill, a short, forked tail, a black narrow, shaggy band around the back of head and a white forehead.
National Tree Planting Day was celebrated yesterday, October 7, and it was interesting to see how many new trees were planted.
Chatter There has been much chatter surrounding the establishment of a Sovereign Wealth Fund (SWF) in Guyana.
Lower Kara Kara sits on the outskirts of Linden among lush grass, trees and the rippling black waters of the Kara Kara Creek.
Today, October 1, the European Union’s sugar regime, which has for decades sustained the production of cane and raw sugar in the Caribbean, comes to an end.
“I am a businesswoman and I don’t want my business to go down but sometimes it really gets hard because everything comes in one time and even though you explain to people they still asking you to try and me with me good heart I can’t say no.
Following a full two weeks of elite international chess, Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian toppled each of his opponents to emerge victorious in the 2017 World Cup.