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Published:Saturday | January 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I feel some amount of sadness that in only the first week of a New Year, I have lost a bit of the hope with which I entered the year. Sure, a new year will inevitably bring with it some old baggage of the previous 365 days, but I was...

Published:Saturday | January 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LOS ANGELES (AP):This was the plan from the beginning. It just took a little longer to come together than Oklahoma City had hoped.The Thunder added All-Stars Paul George and Carmelo Anthony to MVP Russell Westbrook and waited for the wins to roll up...

Published:Saturday | January 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC):President of the St Vincent and the Grenadines Football Federation (SVGFF), Venold Coombs has denied being banned from football administration for two years by the sport's world governing body, FIFA."I don't know what you...

Published:Saturday | January 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) President, Christopher Samuda who was appointed to the Ethics Commission of the governing sport body for the Americas, the Pan American Sports Organisation (PASO) in August of this year, announced recently that...

Published:Saturday | January 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC):Leg-spinner Imran Khan's 20th five-wicket haul in first-class cricket undermined Leeward Islands Hurricanes and put Trinidad and Tobago Red Force in a good position in their eighth-round Regional Four-Day match here...

Published:Saturday | January 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Diddy has reconfirmed he's changed his name to Love. The 48-year-old rapper - whose real name in Sean Combs - announced on social media in November he wanted to be known as Brother Love, before backtracking and claiming it was all a joke.Now the...

Published:Saturday | January 6, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (AP):England midfielder Ross Barkley joined Chelsea from Everton yesterday, as one of English football's unfulfilled talents looked to revive his career.The 24-year-old Barkley signed a 51/2-year deal with the Premier League champions, with...

Published:Friday | January 5, 2018 | 11:10 PM

ACCRA, Ghana (AP) - Mohamed Salah won African Player of the Year on Thursday, a reward for success on all fronts in 2017 for the Egypt forward after he inspired his country to a long-awaited World Cup place and had a phenomenal start to his career...

Published:Wednesday | January 3, 2018 | 11:05 PM

He made it clear that he was against children being brutally beaten by parents. Reverend Wellesley Blair, administrative bishop at the New Testament Church of God however issued a charge to Jamaica's leaders, that the distinction must be made at all...

Published:Wednesday | January 3, 2018 | 11:04 PM

Youth at The Rio Cobre Juvenile Correctional Centre were fÍted to a New Year's treat hosted by YARD Empire in association with DTP Communications through their Heart of a Child Foundation last month.The 39 boys in state care enjoyed an atmosphere of...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

On Saturday, November 18, gospel singer Noreta Lewis was all smiles as she walked down the aisle . She was dealing with a myriad of emotions ranging from nervousness to excitement ... it was all worth it to merge her life with the man she loved -...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It's that time again when we all make promises to do better for the new year. With resolutions already in full swing, Flair wanted to tackle the right approach when it comes to fitness.We enlisted the expertise of Personal Fitness Coach AndrÈ...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

There's no escaping 2018: it's here in all its glory. And since they say the new year is all about new beginnings, why not look into the possibility of receiving a new male applicant for your love department?The lifelong spot has probably been...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I hope that the recent passing of veteran journalist Ian Boyne will push our Jamaican men to start taking their health seriously. I know nothing of Mr Boyne's health history, nor am I suggesting that he did not do all he could to...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:It was almost four years ago, January 2, 2014, to be precise, that I wrote a letter to the editor paying homage to Ian Boyne for the deep analysis and depth of research contained in his Sunday columns. What did I say then?I believe...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Two weeks ago, Inter Milan were on top of Serie A and hadn't lost a match all season. Now, they are seemingly in freefall and have lost three straight matches in all competitions.Inter's latest defeat came in the Italian Cup at struggling city...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

NELSON, New Zealand (CMC) :West Indies were once again well below par as they crashed to a 47-run defeat to New Zealand in the opening Twenty20 International to extend their wretched losing streak on the current tour.Chasing a challenging 188 at...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Rank-and-file members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), who have been reporting ill since last week, are apparently on the mend.In a release yesterday, the JCF said that 1,712 of its members were out sick with a 'mystery illness', down from a...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

BOSTON, Massachusetts (AP):Al Horford made a hook shot with 3.7 seconds left to give Boston their only lead of the game, and the Celtics rallied from a 26-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 99-98 on Thursday night.Kylie Irving scored 26 and...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

CROTONE, Italy (AP):Breaking Diego Maradona's all-time scoring record at Napoli meant entering sacred territory for midfielder Marek Hamsik.So it's no surprise that Hamsik is being celebrated as club royalty.Less than a week after breaking Maradona'...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Deputy Dean in the Faculty of Medical Sciences at the University of the West Indies (UWI) Professor Trevor McCartney is calling for the establishment of Type B Trauma Units in public hospitals.McCartney said that this was very necessary to deal with...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I would like to take this opportunity, as we approach the end of another very bloody year in this country, to appeal to the nation's criminals to turn a new leaf in 2018. We cannot continue this way. Even the criminals must know that...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:A German man who worked with my father for many years once told me that Jamaica is by far the most beautiful place on Earth. This was a man who had travelled to more than 70 countries. I dismissed him at the time. Back then, I was a...

Published:Friday | December 29, 2017 | 11:05 PM

LONDON (AP) -- Storms are causing problems in much of Britain and more bad weather is forecast for coming days, with strong winds and snow and rain expected.Heavy snow, rain, thunderstorms and wind caused problems in many parts of Britain yesterday...

Published:Thursday | December 28, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Facebook and Universal Music Group (UMG) recently announced an unprecedented global, multi-year agreement under which UMG becomes the first major music company to license its recorded music and publishing catalogues for video and other social...

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