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Published:Saturday | March 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Based on an arrangement with VP Records and Team Jamaica Bickle (TJB), the not-for-profit organisation that assists athletes who travel to Pennsylvania for the Penn Relays, every download of Romain Virgo's Still will see part proceeds going to...

Published:Saturday | March 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:As the executive director of the Private Security Regulation Authority, Rosalyn Monteith Campbell took the bull by the horns. She spearheaded many movements, such as pushing the mandatory position that all security guards must be...

Published:Saturday | March 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Aspiring football stars Brian Burkett and Ronaldo Clarke left the island on Wednesday to take their place among 28 young footballers advancing to this weekend's (March 23-25) Flow Skills Ultimate Football Experience Grand Finale in Port of Spain,...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

AMERICAN SINGER Trey Songz has surrendered himself to the LAPD to face a charge of felony domestic violence.Songz, whose real name is Tremaine Aldon Neverson, was accused of hitting Andrea Buera, who filed a police report on 21 February. He has...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Woman Constable Melissa White has been arrested and charged with murder and attempting to pervert the course of justice after prosecutors claimed that she fatally shot an unarmed man in Cross Roads, St Andrew, last year then lied to investigators...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Academy Award-winning star is widely regarded as one of the most talented performers of his generation, but Sean's focus has switched towards some of his other interests in recent years and he's admitted that he's no longer as passionate about...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:This is a response to letters published on March 15 and 16, 2018, titled 'Digicel customer service disaster' and 'Given the runaround by Digicel automated system', respectively, regarding changes made to the way we offer customer...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I live outside of the Corporate Area but had reason to visit Kingston last week. I was taken aback when I passed on Mannings Hill Road and looked at the gully that runs along it just as you leave Roehampton Drive.The mounds of...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:The newly appointed commissioner of police, Major General Antony Anderson, at the beginning of his tenure, would do well by determining what are the contributing factors of the monstrosity of crime and violence in Jamaica and address...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LAGOS (AP):The mother of the only Nigerian schoolgirl still in Boko Haram captivity after the extremists released 104 classmates said yesterday that her daughter was blocked from boarding the vehicle to freedom and told to convert to Islam.Fifteen-...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

QUEEN LATIFAH'S mother, Rita Owens, passed away on Wednesday (March 21) after struggling with a heart condition for over a decade.The rapper and actress announced the sad news in a statement, calling her mother "a bright light"."It is with a heavy...

Published:Friday | March 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP):Imagine: A pay-per-view steel-cage fight featuring Donald 'Kick His A' Trump versus Joe 'Beat the Hell Out of Him' Biden. Price to tune in? Enough to eliminate the government's deficit.The Republican president and the former...

Published:Thursday | March 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:With the close 48-40 vote against the latest wage offer from the government towards teachers, and the anger that has elicited in the ranks of the Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA), it is now time for the 'real' teachers in this...

Published:Thursday | March 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Many have asked me why I "bother" with politics, why do I support the Jamaica Labour Party? My simple answer is that I love my country and its people and I want to see better. Prime Minister Andrew Holness expressed it aptly on...

Published:Thursday | March 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Federal Reserve is raising its benchmark interest rate to reflect a solid US economy and signalling that it's sticking with a gradual approach to rate hikes for 2018 under its new chairman, Jerome Powell.The Fed said it expects to increase rates...

Published:Thursday | March 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR,Sir:I wish to urge the Government to not allow a few persons to derail the programme to stabilise and grow our economy by giving in to their high wage demands. I am a civil servant and I am not in management so I am not speaking from a...

Published:Thursday | March 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

HARARE, Zimbabwe, (CMC):West Indies sneaked into next year's World Cup in England, but just barely as heavy rain coupled with a controversial umpiring decision helped them beat Scotland by five runs under Duckworth-Lewis-Stern (DLS) and stage a...

Published:Thursday | March 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR Sir:This is an open Letter to the Prime Minister from the St Thomas Ministers' Fraternity.St Thomas is the only parish which, to date, has not benefited from improved road network - be it highway or otherwise. The South Coast Highway...

Published:Thursday | March 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Caymanas Park racing results for Wednesday, March 21, 2018.Weather: Fine Track: GoodRace 1 1300 M (Purse $600,000) NB5-Y-O...

Published:Wednesday | March 21, 2018 | 11:10 PM

1) Fatty Types of Fish Are The Healthiest:Fatty fish (like salmon, trout, sardines, tuna and mackerel) are higher in fat-based nutrients. This includes the fat-soluble vitamin D and high omega-3 fatty acids, To meet your omega-3 requirements, eating...

Published:Wednesday | March 21, 2018 | 11:07 PM
Published:Wednesday | March 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Twice a silver medallist in 2014, Alia Atkinson will be fine-tuning her swimming skills in time for this year's Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.Atkinson says that her performance at a meet earlier this month has encouraged her about her...

Published:Wednesday | March 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:For the first in a very long time, I feel a sense of optimism about Jamaica's crime debacle.It was quite encouraging and refreshing to see members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force and Jamaica Defence Force on the roads in Spanish...

Published:Wednesday | March 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

AUSTIN, Texas (AP):Investigators pursuing a suspected serial bomber in the Texas capital shifted their attention yesterday to a FedEx shipping centre near San Antonio where a package exploded on a conveyor belt in the middle of the night and caused...

Published:Wednesday | March 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

If the Andrew Holness administration has its way, dons and other criminal masterminds could be placed on 'watch lists' by the courts and subject to enhanced surveillance and other measures.The prime minister told his parliamentary colleagues...

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