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Published:Monday | January 29, 2018 | 11:11 PM
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THE EDITOR, Sir:I am one always proud of individuals and companies that assist in times of crisis. In that light, I want to congratulate Jamaican sprint icon Usain Bolt and New Era Homes' Elias Leo Taddeo for each donating a million dollars to the...

Published:Saturday | January 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Bunji Garlin and Shenseea have collaborated on a song that is being released right in time for the 2018 carnival season.The song, which is a remix to Bunji Garlin's 2017 hit single Big Bad Soca, will be out on Friday. Produced by Jus Now, the fusion...

Published:Saturday | January 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica's first entertainment centre is set for construction in Montego Bay, St James.In making the announcement this week, Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett said that the project would enhance the local entertainment and tourism industries. He...

Published:Saturday | January 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LINCOLN, New Zealand, (CMC) :Opener Keagan Simmons slammed a career-best hundred yesterday to help West Indies crush Canada Under-19s by 187 runs, and book their place in the Plate final of the ICC Youth World Cup.The left-handed opener brought...

Published:Saturday | January 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

HALLANDALE BEACH, Florida (AP):Gun Runner will start from one of the outside posts in today's Pegasus World Cup Invitational, a less-than-ideal situation even for the top horse in the sport right now.Then again, at least he'll be out there.Gun...

Published:Saturday | January 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"If we don't meet the five in four, it would give cause for concern. This is not a political 'I got you'; failure to meet the growth target is everybody's loss."

Published:Friday | January 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Elite Diagnostic delays IPO, numbers under reviewElite Diagnostics Limited has delayed its initial public offering (IPO) that should have opened for subscription on Wednesday, while it provides new documentation, according to an advisory to the...

Published:Friday | January 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Why is it that I can never hear or see a coherent vision from our business leaders and politicians on CARICOM? It doesn't seem like there is anything within CARICOM to do anything useful. Nobody seem to know where they want CARICOM...

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

With the war against crime and violence being ramped up a notch in recent days with the declaration of a state of public emergency inSt James and the need for further protection afforded citizens under such emergency measures at the forefront of the...

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WELLINGTON(AP) :Look into the night sky at the right time and you might see what amounts to a giant disco ball shimmering and glinting back.The founder of the company that this week launched the first rocket into orbit from New Zealand said...

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

WESTERN BUREAU:Kasheen Lewis, the 20-year-old son of slain St James top-flight gangster Omar 'King Evil' Lewis, has been charged with the gangland-style murder of two women who were shot and killed in the Catherine Hall community just under three...

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP):For the first time, researchers have used the cloning technique that produced Dolly the sheep to create healthy monkeys, bringing science an important step closer to being able to do the same with humans.Since Dolly's birth in 1996,...

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LANSING, Michigan (AP):The former sports doctor who admitted molesting some of the nation's top gymnasts for years under the guise of medical treatment was sentenced yesterday to 40 to 175 years in prison by a judge who proudly told him, "I just...

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

McKay Security director Jason McKay said that the University of the West Indies (UWI) could use better deployment strategies regarding its security personnel to prevent future armed robbery attempts on campus.His comments follow Tuesday afternoon's...

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Montego Bay Animal Haven put on the 'funest' ball last Saturday, to raise funds to provide a better live for our furry friends. Held at the Wharfhouse in Redding St James, dubbed Fur Ball, the fund-raiser had animal lovers out in their number as...

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Mr. Montague, like most politicians, are buoyed by hubris and arrogance. Oftentimes , it's a veil that they hide behind to mask their ignorance.In relation to the Palisades gridlock, the buck didn't stop ultimately with Mr Quallo....

Published:Thursday | January 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Airline stocks went into a nosedive Wednesday on investor fears that a plan by United Airlines to grow rapidly will undercut prices and profits.In afternoon trading, shares of United Continental Holdings Inc plunged 11.5 per cent to US$69.03....

Published:Tuesday | January 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | January 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Johannesburg , AP:South Africa's ruling party says it is deciding if it should order President Jacob Zuma to step down as head of state.African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General Ace Magashule told the press yesterday, after a four-day...

Published:Tuesday | January 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

BRUSSELS, AP:Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas yesterday urged European Union countries to recognise the state of Palestine and called on the 28-nation bloc to step up political efforts in the Middle East amid Arab disappointment with the U.S....

Published:Tuesday | January 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

BRUSSELS, AP:Key eurozone leaders say Greece is expected to pass the latest review of its bailout programme, putting it on track to emerge from its eight-year rescue this summer.Top officials of the 19-nation eurozone said there was little doubt...

Published:Tuesday | January 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

JERUSALEM, AP:Vice President Mike Pence told Israel's parliament on Monday that the U.S. embassy will move to Jerusalem by the end of 2019, receiving a rousing ovation as he pledged to barrel ahead with a plan that has set off weeks of unrest and...

Published:Tuesday | January 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MUSICAL CHAIRS1. Some say it's shuffling time, and from all reports one who will be shuffled in is the most influential man who is not in the Cabinet. We have excellent sources.SNEAKY FELLOWS2. Our businessmen are as lawless as the man on the street...

Published:Tuesday | January 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

(AP):Ecuador's president is lashing out at WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, even as he contends his government is working behind the scenes to help him out of the Ecuadorean Embassy in London.Lenin Moreno said in a televised interview Sunday that...

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