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Published:Wednesday | August 8, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Desmond McKenzie said the new Anti-Litter Act is to be tabled in Parliament by year end.McKenzie said the process is being expedited to get the act approved, so as to minimise the illegal...

Published:Tuesday | August 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:A stroll through the market district downtown will give you some idea of the scope of electricity theft in Jamaica.You will behold dozens of shops, stalls, wholesales, bag juice factories and dwellings with no functioning JPS meter,...

Published:Tuesday | August 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am deeply concerned and very much worried about the events happening in Zimbabwe after the peaceful voting of people in this year's just-ended elections. It is sad and worrying that the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission failed dismally...

Published:Tuesday | August 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:We extend our right hand to RJR, the Big 94, with hearty congratulations, on its 68-year anniversary. Sixty eight years of broadcasting, since 1950, is indeed a great milestone accomplished. And we are going forward with RJR, with...

Published:Tuesday | August 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LAUDERHILL, Florida (CMC):Captain Carlos Brathwaite has lamented the Windies' batting failure which led to their series 2-1 loss to Bangladesh on Sunday night, stressing that the Caribbean side needed to find solutions to their poor strike rotation...

Published:Tuesday | August 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | August 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Learning that she will be awarded a badge of honour for gallantry is a belated birthday present for 19-year-old Selana Reid, who assisted with rescuing several wards of the State at the Walker's Place of Safety, which was gutted by fire in January....

Published:Tuesday | August 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | August 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:While I agree with the insightfully and intellectually sharp Dr Carolyn Cooper, that, the Government of Jamaica should charge the Guardsman Group a fee more realistic than the current annual lease fee of J$13,000, there are some...

Published:Sunday | August 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

QUESTION: I can't understand why I don't get any callbacks from my job applications. I send off copies of my rÈsumÈs to various places where I think they would need someone. Yet, I have not got a callback from even one. It's really frustrating. What...

Published:Saturday | August 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Is there a love affair between Jamaicans and a hot chocolate beverage commonly called chocolate tea? It appears so.Hot chocolate has traditionally been a favourite of Jamaicans, and the trend continues each year at Emancipation Jubilee, held at...

Published:Saturday | August 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Saturday | August 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP)Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas eliminated No. 3 seed David Goffin 6-3, 6-4 yesterday to reach the semifinals in his Citi Open debut. The 19-year-old Tsitsipas is coming off his first run to the fourth round at a Grand Slam...

Published:Saturday | August 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP):Brazil will meet El Salvador in a friendly next month in a suburb of Washington, DC.The game will be held at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland, on September 11, four days after coach Tite's team takes on the US in a previously...

Published:Saturday | August 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

BARCELONA, Spain (AP):Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal has agreed to leave Bayern Munich for Barcelona.Vidal will sign a three-year contract at the Nou Camp subject to a medical in the next few days, the Spanish league champion said in a statement on...

Published:Saturday | August 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC):Guyana skittled out the Leeward Islands for just 116 runs to take command at the end of the first day of the opening round of matches in the Regional Under-19 Championships here yesterday.Playing at the Arnos Vale Stadium...

Published:Friday | August 3, 2018 | 11:19 PM

On Monday, August 6, 2018, Jamaica will celebrate her 56th anniversary as an independent nation. The island of just over 2.8 million people is still young but has stood firm in an age when globalisation has trampled on nationalism.Since gaining...

Published:Thursday | August 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Thursday | August 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Thursday | August 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The fishing village in Hopewell, Hanover, is the newest community to legalise its electricity supply. This fishing village consists of a combination of residential and small commercial customers who have moved from having illegal supply to safe,...

Published:Thursday | August 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Hello, mi neighbour! I got caught in the New Kingston traffic a week ago and man, was it unpleasant! But, for my well-being, I controlled my emotions and reminded myself that it was just life happening. For a very long while, motorists were trapped...

Published:Thursday | August 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

With sewer installation works now completed along some sections of Constant Spring Road in St Andrew, including the areas between Olivier and Grants Pen roads and Midland Drive and Dunrobin Avenue, activities will now be shifted to the section from...

Published:Thursday | August 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Katy Perry has visited an eight-year-old girl who was forced to miss a concert after undergoing surgery on a brain tumour. The 33-year-old singer decided to visit Grace Moores - who had brain surgery last week after being diagnosed with a tumour in...

Published:Thursday | August 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Culture Minister Olivia 'Babsy' Grange said the passing of internationally renowned musician Irvin 'Carrot' Jarrett has left a void that will be difficult to fill."This is so because wrapped in 'Carrot' was a percussionist, singer, drummer, dancer,...

Published:Thursday | August 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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