|EDITORIAL - Health Ministry's warning on teen obesity
Jamaican teenagers, it seems, are increasingly vulnerable to the ballooning problem of obesity. A Ministry of Health (MOH) study done last year has found one in four young Jamaicans in the 15-19 age group to be overweight.
The divided Palestinian house
I must have missed something. It wasn't that long ago the Israelis and Americans said that Fatah was a terrorist organisation. Now I'm hearing they're moderate Arabs. Since a week is a long time in politics, I guess a few years are an eternity... - John Rapley
The ICT future
A month ago, the annual lecture of the GraceKennedy Foundation was delivered by Caribbean ICT master, Kenneth Sylvester, on 'Information Communication Technology - Shaping our Lives.' Sylvester began by examining ICT in social and economic... - Martin Henry
What woman time?
It was the same Governor-General and same venue, King's House, but a different year and a different woman as Zaila McCalla was sworn in as Jamaica's eighth Chief Justice on Tuesday. Last March, of course, it was Portia Simpson Miller who was holding the Bible... - Melville Cooke