Sun | Apr 22, 2018

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Western Bureau:While nurses, doctors, patients, and other stakeholders who have been exposed to noxious fumes at the Cornwall Regional Hospital in Montego Bay, St James, continue to agonise about the possible long-term effect of their exposure to...

Tanya Baker* thought it was a good idea to run away from home following a verbal spat with her mother last February. But the 13-year-old's decision led to her being abducted and raped multiple times by the three men who held her captive for two...

The Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) in Jamaica is not short of girls in need of inspiration, but there is an acute shortage of persons coming forward to offer this guidance and motivation."I really find it difficult getting volunteers to...

The westbound lane of the Sir Florizel Glasspole Boulevard in the vicinity of the Caribbean Cement Company in east Kingston has been closed to vehicular traffic since 8 o' clock this morning.In a release, Carib Cement said the section of the roadway...

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Stakeholders in the Business Process Outsourcing sector (BPO) have been urged to come together and plan the way forward for an industry that is rapidly growing.This was the plea made by Minister without Portfolio in the...

BOGOTA, CMC – With the adoption of the Cartagena Declaration, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) says regional countries of have approved the eLAC 2020 Digital Agenda.The Cartegena Declaration seeks regional...

The matter of male fertility is generally taboo in the Jamaican context because we men take our sexual prowess quite seriously.Yet we have considerably more 'jackets' than many other nations. But this is by no means just a Jamaican issue. According...

The leadership of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) is again raising concerns about what it says is the frequency with which members of the public continue to interfere in police operations, especially in cases where an arrest is being made in a...

CeceliaCampbell-Livingston, Gleaner Writer A child development officer at the Summerfield Girl's Home in Clarendon died yesterday after her motor vehicle was found overturned in bushes in the parish.She has been identified as 30-year-old Kimberly...

The National Water Commission (NWC) says 25 delinquent customers, with outstanding balances totalling over $3 million, were prosecuted during the first quarter of this year.According to the NWC, the legal action followed a number of recovery...
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