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$Million pothole

A JAMAICA URBAN TRANSIT COMPANY (JUTC) driver, who claimed to have injured his back after the bus he was driving fell into potholes in the Corporate Area, has been awarded close to $1 million by a high court judge.

Commissioners sworn in for western Kingston enquiry

The pending Commission of Enquiry into the military incursion in western Kingston took another step towards reality yesterday when three commissioners were sworn in at The Pegasus hotel in New Kingston.

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Sports»

Bittersweet day at ITF World Cup

JAMAICA were left celebrating a whopping 36 medals overall amid the disappointment of their top black belts being denied gold by Canada and the United States in Ring 3 on yesterday's third day of the International Taekwon-Do Federation World Cup at Montego Bay's Convention Centre.

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Business»

Shudian Lewis reopens door to business after losing job

She sat in her chair around the counter contemplating her next move; she had a family to care for, bills to pay and the only main source of income for her was about to become non-existent. 'What should I do?' was the question on her lips for quite awhile until the inspiration came to open her very own store.

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Commentary»

Coming and going

However you take it, flying Caribbean Airlines is a trip. It is, however, a 'trip' in the sense of what one of my friends callously said to me when my foot hit an obstacle in my path and I pitched forward, eventually falling flatly on my butt. "Have a good trip," he said.

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Western Focus»

Ganja supporters apply pressure to lawmakers

Marijuana interests in western Jamaica have ratcheted up pressure on the Government to speed up ganja-law reform in order to sow the seeds of an agricultural revolution that would empower small farmers, boost the domestic economy, and generate foreign exchange through exports.

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