US, Honduras qualify for Under-20 WCup

Honduras and the United States won their respective playoff games on the final day of the CONCACAF Under-20 Cham-pionship in Montego Bay yesterday. They join already-qualified Mexico and Panama in the FIFA Under-20 World Cup in New Zealand later this year.



Pengelley: Jamaica should weigh value of Chinese investments

Brian Pengelley, president of the Jamaica Manufacturers' Association (JMA), says Jamaica may not be getting the best value from investments being pumped into the country through the massive inflow of Chinese investments.

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Judges and security of tenure

As a follow-up to my previous letter published in The Gleaner in December 2014, it is my strong belief that we consider the issue of judicial independence and tenure.


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The power of words that inspire

It's been a great journey so far and so much more to come. I am thankful for such great people supporting and encouraging me on my initiatives. One of them is Shauna Fung Yee. She's responsible for the title of this article for that's what she calls me, 'Ms Caribbean Oprah'.



For the love of ... Life

Love, no matter how we define it, means something different to each of us. Beginning a new year is always the time to reflect and embrace all the good in this world and attempt to steer our lives on a clear path on this journey of life. The idea of wanting to do more and better is the desire that we should embrace daily.


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CCJ again?

A decade ago when I had my entry in media, I gave unequivocal support for the idea of a regional court of appeal to replace the Privy Council. Having an institution synthesising the essence of Caribbean intellect and unity was so enticing that I almost expected someone to dance over to my table top and ask for a tip.



Government vows not to bow to IS

Up to late yesterday, officials in Japan were seeking to verify a video that claims Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa, held by Islamic State (IS) militants, has been killed.



40 years of high flying models

High-flying adventures with exciting competitive challenges and enticing prizes are all in the package of thrills for members of a group of model aeroplane aviation enthusiasts called the Flying High Radio Control Club.



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