Taxi driver fights off would-be robber

"I'm at home relaxing with the family," Driver*said in an upbeat tone, when he spoke with The Gleaner recently, despite the miserable weather, and the fact that several days ago he could have made the transition to the other side....

Buju's lawyer enjoys partnership with reggae star

Famous legal trials have produced some unlikely partnerships: Clarence Darrow and John Scopes, Johnnie Cochran and O.J. Simpson. Add Buju Banton and David Oscar Markus to that mix. Markus, a Harvard Law School graduate...


THE Tropical depression which became Tropical Storm Nicole has gone but its footprints are everywhere. Our photographers captured various aspects of Nicole's fury and have been sharing them....

Smith honoured by old boys

VETERAN POLITICIAN Derrick Smith and Jamaica's Chef de Mission to the Commonwealth Games Major Desmond Brown have been honoured by the Calabar High School Old Boys' Association for their service to country. Businessman and martial artist Jason McKay...

Autism worry

Q: I have an 11-year-old son with autism. Over the years, we have tried numerous schools, doctors and diets. However, there has been no major breakthrough with regards to behavioural and learning problems...

The stormy side of fatherhood

Thousands of us who are parents to (note, I did not say of - there is a huge difference between being 'parents to' and 'parents of') young children would have had to do a lot of extra comforting over the stormy period that came...

Benefits of parent involvement in education

Parental involvement in the nurturing of a child's education and overall development is one of the core indicators of later achievement.

Lesson learnt

We have all made mistakes, and most of us probably have regrets about them, but the truth is, we have to move on from such incidences, somehow finding peace. However, when such blunders involve our children, it is not so easy to forgive ourselves.

Adventist Church comes of age

Thousands of Seventh-day Adventists in Jamaica joined their counterparts worldwide on Saturday in celebrating the 150th anniversary of the adoption of the name Seventh-day Adventist. The church, which received its name...

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