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Published:Thursday | June 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (CMC):The International Cricket Council (ICC) will be introducing a World Test Championship as well as an ODI League as part of its Future Tours Programme (FTP) from 2018-2023.Nine top-ranked sides will participate in the inaugural edition of...

Published:Thursday | June 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

New # X18 in my possession, ready for the World Cup! #HereToCreate #createdwithadidas @adidas_ES @sefutbol @adidasfootball @Diego Costa- Spain's Diego Costa ahead of the World Cup.

Published:Wednesday | June 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Jurassic World: Fallen KingdomWith uniquely thrilling moments, the 25-year-old movie franchise continues with another 'dino-mite' blockbuster film, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.It's been three years since the Isla Nublar theme park and luxury...

Published:Wednesday | June 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Anthony Minghella's stunning production of Puccini's heartbreaking opera, an instant Met classic since its 2006 premiere, returns with Hui He and Ermonela Jaho in the tragic title role of the trusting geisha. Roberto Aronica and Luis Chapa alternate...

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 11:03 PM

QUESTION: Sometimes I get caught up in compulsive email checking, and I interrupt my work to check my personal account every few minutes. The only way to stop this is to walk around the building - outside if possible, but inside if the weather is...

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am having a growing sense of unease about comments made by National Integrity Action (NIA) boss and anti-corruption campaigner Professor Trevor Munroe.In The Sunday Gleaner, in a story titled 'Punish Petrojam wrongdoers', the...

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Allow me to vent my disgust at TVJ's coverage of the FIFA World Cup and its decision to exclude half of Jamaica from its coverage of early matches.On Friday and Monday morning, I switched on my television to watch the matches, only...

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Grade five students at Calabar Infant, Primary and Junior High, as well as Winward Road Primary schools, emerged from day one of the national mock exam of the performance task component of the Primary Exit Profile (PEP) with mixed reactions."It was...

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Registrar General's Department (RGD) will be hosting a series of registration fairs across the island over the next 18 months to facilitate persons who are without a birth certificate or those who may need to complete the process.The first in...

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Fun and games were the highlight of the Gleaner Lifestyle's Knight Out held at J Wray and Nephew's headquarters @twentythree last Friday night. The event dedicated to daddies for Father's Day was so nice, we just had to do it twice. Here are more...

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Minister of Education, Youth and Information Ruel Reid says that the Government is committed to an education system that promotes equity and inclusiveness, providing opportunities for all students up to age 18.As such, he indicated that focus would...

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1. So the successful family-run business is about to be snapped up by our CARICOM neighbours - seems the Trinis really value their relationships with Jamaican companies.2. With IBC laws swiftly moving through the legislative process, many are asking...

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

China is engaging in "predatory economics 101" and an "unprecedented level of larceny" of intellectual property, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told a business audience Monday.Pompeo made the remarks at the Detroit Economic Club as global markets...

Published:Sunday | June 17, 2018 | 12:00 AM

This is the time of year when graduations from educational institutions are taking place and graduates are superexcited to reach another milestone.For those graduates who are not pursuing higher education, their next goal is to land that dream job....

Published:Sunday | June 17, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ST PETERSBURG, Russia (AP):Mohamed Salah celebrated his 26th birthday with a Chechen cake and the news that he will play in Egypt's next World Cup match.A statement from the Egyptian football association gave no details about his fitness except that...

Published:Saturday | June 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MOSCOW (AP):Jair Murrufo remembers the first time he picked up a whistle and called a football match."My father kept saying, 'Hey, you want to be a referee?' And I'm 19 years old, and I'm like, 'No, why would I want to do that?'" he recalled.That...

Published:Saturday | June 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

YEKATERINBURG, Russia (AP):Egypt coach Hector Cuper couldn't say for certain whether Mohamed Salah's absence was the thing that cost his team during its 1-0 loss to Uruguay at the World Cup.But he also wasn't sure that his star striker couldn't have...

Published:Saturday | June 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:There is a deadly and highly contagious disease on our streets called taximyelitis. It is a sickness caused by taxi drivers. You and your colleagues, I am positive, have seen this dreadful disease attacking honest, good, law-abiding...

Published:Saturday | June 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Much appreciation to Dr Michael Abrahams for his support, in his online Monday column, for nurses and their plea for better salaries and working conditions.It's very disappointing to know how employers continue to underestimate the...

Published:Saturday | June 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Last week I went to the Tastee in Papine to buy some lunch I saw two police officers, heavily armed I might add, ahead of me in the line. We all got through and got our lunches.As I was on my way out and both officers were in the...

Published:Saturday | June 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ST PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) :Aziz Bouhaddouz, head in his hands and face buried in the turf, was probably unaware of the opposing players and coaches swarming all around him in jubilation.Some teammates tried to console him, but it did little good.In...

Published:Friday | June 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Something ExtraTwo launches and a winning treat, Something Extra brings some of the social highlights from the launches of Great Bay Carnival and Zen Izakaya, which brought out a few of our local celebs.

Published:Friday | June 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:In late April, I called the office of Central Manchester Member of Parliament Peter Bunting to make an appointment to see him. I was told that no appointment was made over the telephone and that I should come in with IDs. I was...

Published:Friday | June 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC:Shannon Gabriel said that he managed to exploit what bounce there was in a slow pitch, en route to his third five-wicket haul in Tests, on the opening day of the second Test against Sri Lanka, yesterday.The Trinidadian...

Published:Friday | June 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MOSCOW (AP) - The smallest nation ever to play at a World Cup has a big start against Lionel Messi in Moscow tomorrow.Just don't expect Iceland to be at all intimidated by Argentina and their superstar forward, going by their European Championship...

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