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Published:Sunday | November 5, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Past The Finishing PostTrack: Good Weather: FineRace 1 1100 M (Purse $900,000) NB...

Published:Sunday | November 5, 2017 | 12:00 AM

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC):Guyana Jaguars made it a little messy in the end but rattled off their second straight win in the Regional Four-Day Championship when they defeated Windward Island Volcanoes by seven wickets inside three days yesterday.The...

Published:Sunday | November 5, 2017 | 12:00 AM

DEL MAR, California (AP) :There's a new king in horse racing and it's Gun Runner.The four-year-old colt won the US$6 million Breeders' Cup Classic by two and a quarter lengths yesterday, sending rival Arrogate to a third straight career-ending...

Published:Sunday | November 5, 2017 | 12:00 AM

American utility provider Intren Limited has attracted more talent from Jamaica Public Service Company Limited.In October, Keith Garvey joined the US-based utility headed by former JPS boss Kelly Tomblin. He was JPS's vice-president in charge...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Games against Chelsea will always be special for Jose Mourinho, for so long the darling of Stamford Bridge.The latest trip to his former club tomorrow might just carry even more significance.There are other factors in play for the Manchester United...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The Salvation Army is targeting $16 million in its Christmas Kettle drive this year, and its regular partner, ScotiaBank, has set it well on its way with the usual $1 million donation.The 2017 kettle drive was launched yesterday with Christmas...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The National Commercial Bank (NCB) Financial Group is set to open its new multifaceted banking and financial services centre in Fairview, Montego Bay, on November 13. The ultra-modern facility will be home to a one-stop financial services centre,...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Sprite and Wisynco ECO have launched a campaign to raise funding to develop recycling facilities in Port Royal. The brands have partnered with the highly anticipated fashion event, The Collection MoDA. So far, local fashionistas Tara Bradshaw and...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Issa Trust Foundation, the non-profit arm of Couples Resorts, recently completed its 13th paediatric medical mission in the parishes of Westmoreland and Hanover. Free medical and eye clinics were conducted in Grange Hill, Savanna-la-Mar, Lucea and...

Published:Thursday | November 2, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Some 700 teachers were trained in the summer under the Book Merchant Limited's Prime Mathematics Teacher Training Programme held at the Shortwood Teacher's College, St Andrew. In an effort to make the training experience of Scholastic's Prime...

Published:Thursday | November 2, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Officials pleased with World Indoors prepFollowing a site visit from IAAF competitions and technical delegates, the IAAF has confirmed that they are pleased with the city's preparations for the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018.On 2-4...

Published:Thursday | November 2, 2017 | 12:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP):The Uzbek immigrant accused of using a truck to mow people down along a bike path, killing eight, "did this in the name of ISIS" and followed the extremist group's online instructions practically to the letter, police said yesterday....

Published:Thursday | November 2, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Drumming is also a feature of music therapy. It is used extensively in the music therapy field. Jamaica Field Service Project (JASFP) focuses on drumming, especially in parishes where traditional drumming culture is still thriving"It can be very...

Published:Thursday | November 2, 2017 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | October 31, 2017 | 12:53 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:We can be thankful that we as a country managed to escape the near-yearly problem of water shortage this year. There was not a terrible drought during the summer as has been the case in recent years, and no consequent water rationing...

Published:Tuesday | October 31, 2017 | 12:53 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:It really strikes me that we Jamaicans are a spoilt bunch. I was home for a week recently because of a fleeting illness and had the occasion to watch a lot of international news on the television.It's not that I did not already know...

Published:Tuesday | October 31, 2017 | 12:52 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:With the increased and welcome road infrastructure work that is ongoing within the Corporate Area, I now believe that there is a strong need for a hotel to be built on the grounds of the Norman Manley International Airport to cater...

Published:Tuesday | October 31, 2017 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | October 31, 2017 | 12:00 AM

1 There needs to be some mechanisms in place to rein in people who sit on boards, especially public ones. From all accounts it's a free for all. From high-end luxury vehicles to million-dollar-a-month phone bill, to foreign education for children...

Published:Tuesday | October 31, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The appetite for mergers and acquisitions remains near a record high as firms try to adapt to fast technological changes, and despite a welter of geopolitical concerns, a survey of executives found Monday.In its half-yearly report of mergers and...

Published:Sunday | October 29, 2017 | 12:00 AM

QUESTION: I hope you can advise me on an issue I've been having. It seems that I have been caught in the cycle of 'no experience, no job but need a job for experience'. In 2012, I graduated with a B.Sc. in biology and since then, I have been unable...

Published:Sunday | October 29, 2017 | 12:00 AM

WITH HIGHER education being a tradable commodity in the international market, the government is taking steps to introduce a higher education act to facilitate growth in that sector of the economy. In addition, the government is setting up a task...

Published:Sunday | October 29, 2017 | 12:00 AM

A suicide car bomb exploded outside a popular hotel in Somalia's capital yesterday, killing at least 18 people and wounding more than 30, and gunfire continued as security forces pursued the attackers inside the building.Two more blasts were heard,...

Published:Sunday | October 29, 2017 | 12:00 AM

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe (CMC):Already faced with the challenge of yet another turning track at Queens Sports Club, West Indies could now be forced to battle frigid temperatures when they face Zimbabwe in the second and final Test here today.The Caribbean...

Published:Saturday | October 28, 2017 | 12:00 AM

There has been a wage(ing) war on social media since last week among some employers and millennials like myself. Millennials bemoan the poor treatment they are often subjected to in the workplace, including unpaid...

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