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Indian Temples and Jhandis in the Caribbean: Interview with HC of India to Trinidad and Tobago

Soft-spoken Orissa-born diplomat Arun Kumar Sahu is a poet at heart. His collection of poems “Iguana and Other Poems”  was recently published. Sahu is...

Letter to the Editor: Suspicion that General Election was Rigged in Trinidad and Tobago

(Dr. Kumar Mahabir drafted this letter to address the issue of Suspicion that general election was rigged in Trinidad and Tobago) The Editor, Suspicion that general...

The Absence of Election Observers in Election in Trinidad and Tobago

(Dr. Kumar Mahabir drafted this letter to address the issue of absence of election observers in the election in Trinidad and Tobago) August 5, 2020  The...

Is Chutney out of place in Carnival?

Chutney soca music is a crossover style of music incorporating Soca elements The satire on Prime Minister Rowley’s mother has been arguably the...

Forgotten Enslavement of Indians in the form of Coolies: A Compelling Argument for Reparations

- by Dr. Vishnu Bisram August 7, 2017: Every year since 1985, the emancipation of enslaved Africans is celebrated in Trinidad and Tobago on August 1st...

How Whites collude with Blacks to exclude Indians- Latest example is Films on world-renowned Trinidadian Cultural Historian CLR James

Trinidad and Tobago. June 19,2017: A noted Anthropologist from Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Kumar Mahabir has brought to attention how Whites collude with Blacks to exclude...

Trinidad and Tobago to Host Activities to Mark International Yoga Day on June 21

June 8, 2017: The Indian High Commission in Trinidad and Tobago has announced 12-days of activities to mark International Yoga Day on June 21. Addressing the...

National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago to organise two mainstream events in May

May 07, 2017: The National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago is going to organise two events in the month of May. In commemoration of International Day...

Hindu Childbirth Ceremonies in Trinidad and Tobago

October 23, 2016: In the Ramayana, the Hindu scripture written in 500 BC in India, the chatti of Lord Rama, the son of...

National Council of Indian Culture (NCIC) Celebrated 30th Annual Divali Nagar in Trinidad and Tobago

October 23, 2016: The National Council of Indian Culture (NCIC) Nagar site has celebrated the 30th annual Divali Nagar in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago...

NewsGram Exclusive: Seeta Durjan Begui talks about her Indo Caribbean Origin, Journey and her Radio Show ‘Seeta and Friends’

October 1, 2016: Age is no bar for 52-year-old Seeta Durjan Begui, who has an Indo-Caribbean origin and is full of surprises. She is quite happy...

Carnival Institute of Trinidad and Tobago to organise Lecture on Human Slavery on August 27

Port of Spain, August 21, 2016: The Carnival Institute of Trinidad and Tobago presents its August Lecture in collaboration with the National Museum and Art...

Ethnic Discrimination? Trinidad’s Culture Ministry excludes Indian cultural events from Calendar

35.43% of the Trinidadian and Tobagonian population are nationals of Indian heritage or descent The 2011 Census also places Hindus as the second largest religious group with 18.15% ...

Hate crime against Hindus: Statement on the robbery and death of Dr. Ravi Maharaj

Ten years ago, millionaire businessman and medical doctor, Ravi Maharaj, 63, was found dead at his San Fernando home in Trinidad and Tobago, on...

A Ramayana event at upcoming Lit Fest in Trinidad

20th April 2016, Trinidad and Tobago: The NGC Bocas Lit Fest in Trinidad and Tobago, initiated in 2011, is held in the month of April....

The Hindu View of Trinidad and Tobago.. book to be launched

April 13, 2016, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago:  A book entitled The Hindu View of Trinidad and Tobago: Selected articles by Sat Maharaj has just...

Telling the Tales of Indo-Caribbean

By Annesha Das Gupta People who are ardent fans of cricket are well acquainted with the legendary player Sonny Ramadhin or the ones who call...

Tassa Drumming-Indian Beats Around The World

Tassa drums is called Dhol nagada in Hindi. The name Tassa surely seems a bit different, but this art of music is being practiced...

Hindus in Trinidad bid adieu to Lord Ganesh

Port-of-Spain: To mark the conclusion of the 10-day-long festival honoring Lord Ganesh, thousands of Hindus in Trinidad and Tobago converged at beaches and along...

Trinidad & Tobago gears up for polls, Indian-origin Kamla Bissessar eyes second term as PM

By NewsGram Staff Writer The Caribbean nation of Trinidad and Tobago, home to a huge ethnic Indian population, will be holding general elections on September...

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