Monthly Archives: April 2017

Krishnama R. Naidu: The End of a Beautiful Friendship

Ronald and I bonded from the first day we attended Corentyne High School. After all, compared to our other classmates, we had much in common. [...]

Krishnama R. Naidu (1948 – 2017 ) Class of 1965

Krishnama R. Naidu, P.Eng, MSc (1948-2017)  It is with profound sadness that I announce the death of our friend, Ronald Naidu, who passed away peacefully, [...]

Indian Movies: a nostalgic look-back

In 1896 a short film sent from overseas was screened at the Watson Hotel in Bombay.  An Indian photographer named Harischandra Sakharam Bhatavdekar was present [...]

Reading Shan’s article was a pleasure – Paris Singh

Worrell, Walcott, & Weekes It was a great pleasure reading Shan’s article on the first test match he saw in 1954.  His own reminiscences have [...]

Ms. Safraa Yunas meets Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

  Administrator’s note:  Safraa is the daughter of CHS grad Mohammed R. Yunas of the Class of 1975.  Safraa is the grand-daughter of Mohammed Yunas [...]

President Granger meets Queen Elizabeth II – April 26, 2017

Metro

  The photograph shows the Metro Cinema Hall of Calcutta in 1950.  Other cinemas of that era were Purna, Ujala, Bharati, Minerva, Nizam, Lighthouse, Globe, [...]

Kumar Narain (1926 – 2017) — updated

Surname: NARAIN Full Name: KUMAR Of: LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA. Husband of : Ramdassia Narain Passed AWAY AT: ST. MICHAEL HEALTH CENTER, LETHBRIDGE, PCU. Passed Away On: [...]

I saw my first Test Match at Bourda in 1954 – Shan Razack

The McWatt Riot at Bourda in 1954 There can be few joys more satisfying than the memory of one’s first Test match, especially if one [...]

Bohemia Primary School (2010)