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Published:Wednesday | September 5, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC):Discarded former West Indies captain, Darren Sammy, will feature prominently in promoting the upcoming Women's Twenty20 World Cup, after joining the Windies Ambassador Programme.Cricket West Indies said yesterday that the 34...

Published:Tuesday | September 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:These past weeks have been heart-wrenching. The blood of two girls echoes in the hearts of those who pay attention to the news.The charred remains of 13-year-old Shanoya Wray and 14-year-old Yetanya Francis have been found within the...

Published:Tuesday | September 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (AP):British Prime Minister Theresa May's brief summer holiday from Brexit battles came to a noisy end Monday, as she faced attack from both sides of her divided Conservative Party.Arch-rival Boris Johnson inflamed speculation that he aims to...

Published:Tuesday | September 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Due to the overwhelming demand of the public for physical activity sessions under the Jamaica Moves programme, the Ministry of Health (MOH), through its Jamaica Moves initiative, will now be training physical activity instructors to help facilitate...

Published:Tuesday | September 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett recently announced that the Tourism Enhancement Fund will be financing the overhaul of Fantasy Beach in Priory, St Ann, as part of its National Beach Development Programme, over a two-year period.Speaking at a recent...

Published:Tuesday | September 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Colin Kaepernick has a new deal with Nike, even without having a job in the NFL.Kaepernick's attorney Mark Geragos made the announcement on Twitter, calling the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback an "All-American Icon" and crediting attorney Ben...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 11:03 PM

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday pledged US$60 billion in financing for projects in Africa in the form of assistance, investment, and loans as China furthers efforts to link the continent's economic prospects to its own.Speaking to a gathering...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Twenty-one-year-old Tessa John from St Vincent and The Grenadines is making a big step in pursuing her dream of becoming a Caribbean leader in technology.John is among the first batch of 30 students preparing to move to China for two years as part...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The National Identification System (NIDS) and data protection will be among the big talking points for the Sixth National Cybersecurity Conference at the University of the West Indies Regional Headquarters in November.The free, two-day event will be...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Sir Derek WalcottThe epitome of university excellence is found in the journey of Derek Walcott from student to Nobel Laureate.Walcott was one of the finest intellects of the 20th century, a literary giant from the Lesser Antilles.A globally...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The University of the West Indies (UWI) is expressing confidence in the integrity and security of its information systems, including its stored data and computer networks.However, The UWI said it remains vigilant in the face of existing and emerging...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Gender is the current buzzword, and many people are trying to figure out exactly what it means.Gender is not a woman's-only issue. Gender includes all members of our society because the fact is that there is not a single issue that affects women...

Published:Monday | September 3, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Top-ranking Shakespeare, don of the English theatre, is traditionally taught in universities as the master of high culture. In his own time, his plays were popular culture, written for mass consumption.'Rough...

Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 11:15 PM

On September 3, The Gleaner will partner with The University of the West Indies (UWI) for a special guest editors' edition. It's part of our recognition of the 70th anniversary of the University of the West Indies. The institution, with its main...

Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 11:13 PM

On September 3, The Gleaner will partner with The University of the West Indies for a special guest editors' edition. It's part of our recognition of the 70th anniversary of the University of the West Indies. The institution, with its main campuses...

Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 11:12 PM

When discussing whether the Caribbean youth have lost their activism voice, one ought to compare the approach of past and present Caribbean youth to advocacy.In my opinion, while the present youth have retained their voice, it has been reduced to a...

Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Writing a rÈsumÈ can be a daunting task, especially for first-time jobseekers in this competitive market.Many jobseekers reported that they possess the skills and abilities to land jobs they apply for but never get invited for an interview.Based on...

Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MANCHESTER, England (AP):Kyle Walker drove in the winning goal from 30 metres as Manchester City broke down Newcastle's dogged resilience in a 2-1 victory in the English Premier League yesterday.The England right back received the ball from Sergio...

Published:Saturday | September 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Saturday | September 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Once more in August, in the same country, in the same community, the relentless and ongoing war against the bodies of girls and women has become more visible. In August 2017, two teenage girls were shot, one fatally, in the community...

Published:Saturday | September 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:It has always been the lament of non-traditional high schools that the traditional high schools get all the best students. This is so because the traditional high schools get the students with 80 per cent and above, and the non-...

Published:Saturday | September 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I've been thinking about how the education system can screw up our kids. At age 11, my sister was dropped from the 'top' class because her average fell below 80 per cent. Her confidence was shaken. She wasn't moving on to grade six...

Published:Friday | August 31, 2018 | 11:02 PM
Published:Friday | August 31, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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