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Published:Thursday | September 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Agent Sasco has built an extraordinary rÈsumÈ in reggae and dancehall crafting music. Despite these accomplishments, the artiste is relentlessly modest.The reggae/dancehall artiste told The Gleaner that he is aware that people familiar with his work...

Published:Thursday | September 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Venezuelan President Nicol·s Maduro said Tuesday that new investments from China will help his country dramatically boost its oil production, doubling down on financing from the Asian nation to turn around its crashing economy.Already a major...

Published:Thursday | September 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WESTERN BUREAU:The services branch of the Jamaica Constabulary Force had to scramble to effect repairs over the weekend to prevent the closure of the Mount Salem Police Station, which was ordered closed by the St James Public Health Department last...

Published:Thursday | September 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PARIS (AP):French President Emmanuel Macron has pledged to create a memorial museum to honour the victims of terrorism.Macron, speaking Wednesday at a ceremony organised by victims' associations, said a committee will immediately start working on...

Published:Thursday | September 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

NEW DELHI (AP):India's government on Wednesday approved an ordinance to implement a top court ruling striking down the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce.The government decision came after it failed to get approval from Parliament...

Published:Wednesday | September 19, 2018 | 11:15 PM

At the heart of a truly Jamaican food experience is pan chicken. Dating back from as far as the 1960s, men and women developed the pan style as a quicker and more convenient means to recreate mouth-watering slow-cooked pimento jerk dishes. In...

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Published:Wednesday | September 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Thirty-five thousand lives. Ninety minutes. No extra time! From the producers of Den of Thieves and The Foreigner, Dave Bautista stars as an ex-soldier forced into action when armed terrorists take control of a packed football stadium.WWE superstar...

Published:Wednesday | September 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Met: Live in HD 2018-19 season in cinemas begins on October 14, 2018, with encore showings only at Palace Cineplex, Sovereign Centre, Liguanea.Opera fans will be delighted with the first of the eleven transmissions and what promises to be one of...

Published:Wednesday | September 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund invested over US$1 billion Monday in an American electric car manufacturer just weeks after Tesla CEO Elon Musk earlier claimed the kingdom would help his own firm go private.The Saudi fund also announced it had...

Published:Tuesday | September 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP):Brett Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of a decades-old sexual assault both indicated Monday that they would be willing to testify to a Senate panel as the confirmation of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee shifted...

Published:Tuesday | September 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP):A former Republican state senator in Oklahoma was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison Monday on a child sex trafficking charge.US District Judge Timothy DeGiusti handed down the sentence to Ralph Shortey, 36, who faced...

Published:Tuesday | September 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MOSCOW (AP):The leaders of Russia and Turkey on Monday announced that a deep demilitarised zone will be established in Syria's Idlib region, the last bastion of anti-government rebels where fears had been high of a devastating offensive by...

Published:Tuesday | September 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

TRENTON, New Jersey (AP):A New Jersey man has admitted to paying a federal employee a cash bribe to favourably handle and review non-immigrant visas so people from the Dominican Republic could apply for entry into the United States.Federal...

Published:Tuesday | September 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I recently had the opportunity to read the republication of Peter Espeut's first official column in The Gleaner, 'Lean and mawgah government', in February this year.I wonder if he has thought to revisit the same subject with...

Published:Tuesday | September 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:"I'm a Christian now and I don't live this life anymore" was how a 'former' lesbian friend responded to my invitation to a discussion on LGBT human rights. Her false assumption was that Christians can't also be gay.However, she is...

Published:Tuesday | September 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | September 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

SAVANNAH, Georgia (AP):Police say a woman was openly selling marijuana products during an event at a Georgia church.The Savannah Morning News reports that two arrests were made Friday during an event in which entrepreneurs were invited to set up...

Published:Tuesday | September 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

JERUSALEM (AP):The Israeli government has agreed to absorb 1,000 Ethiopian Jews - accepting just a fraction of the African country's 8,000 remaining Jews who want to move to Israel.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday that a special...

Published:Monday | September 17, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Catastrophic flooding from Florence spread across the Carolinas on Sunday, with roads to Wilmington cut off by the epic deluge and muddy river water swamping entire neighbourhoods miles inland."The risk to life is rising with the angry waters,"...

Published:Sunday | September 16, 2018 | 11:14 PM

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC - The Barbados government says it is considering merging the state-owned Barbados Agricultural Management Company Limited (BAMC) with the Barbados Sugar Industry Limited (BSIL), as it seeks to fully privatise the sugar cane...

Published:Saturday | September 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PORT-OF -SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC):With Dwayne Bravo set to turn out for the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force in the Regional Super50 competition next month, it has opened up the possibility of the Trinidadian making a return to the West Indies team for...

Published:Saturday | September 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Saturday | September 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:This is an open letter to high-school students across Jamaica.The phrase 'Every Child Can Learn, Every Child Must Learn' represents the age group three to 17. In preparation for high school, great emphasis is placed on your primary...

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