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Published:Sunday | June 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

In our folk medicine, we know of a number of bush cures which are widely used.

Published:Sunday | June 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

This week, we begin a series of excerpts from the book, STREAMING: Volume 1; #Social Media, Mobile Lifestyles, written by Dr Marcia Forbes.

Published:Sunday | June 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The Edna Manley College School of Visual Arts (SVA) Final Year Exhibition will be opened by guest speaker the Honourable Damion Crawford, Minister of State, Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment.

Published:Sunday | June 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

How do you measure a year?For some people, it's 365 days, for some 8,760 hours, for others 525,600 minutes, or 31,536,000 seconds, but for me, my year is measured in thoughts of yesterday.

Published:Sunday | June 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica has a rich history, and as we celebrate 50 years of Independence, we take a look back at how we got here.

Published:Sunday | June 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Sunday | June 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

I always enjoyed going to Mommy's office. I liked it so much that soon Mommy made the visits treats - a monthly reward for good behaviour.

Published:Sunday | June 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica 50, 1962, wi a go reason before dat too

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The historical pictorial is aptly titled Amen by its conceptualiser, author, primary photographer and publisher, Jacqueline Young. The description of the work could end right here with the title, Amen. So what is the word? It collectively means 'verily', 'truly' or even 'in strong agreement with a statement'. As this story unfolds, you will join at the end with the word of the title.

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Jamaican artist Lennox Coke is one dynamic artist, whose works are currently on display at The Wyndham hotel, New Kingston. It's his second time enjoying the 'suite' life at Wyndham hotel. This exhibition boasts 29 pieces of Coke's recent paintings, 10 of which were influenced by the celebration of Jamaica's 50th year of Independence.

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2012 | 12:00 AM

There are days when clouds rise/And swirling darkness fills the skies/When endless rivers water these eyes/There are days when hopes fade fast/And dreams wither like the tender grass

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2012 | 12:00 AM

He saw the thick drop of blood on the cold floor, then crouched on his knees, and in one swift swoop of his index finger placed the red substance in his mouth, and smiled. He moved like a panther, lithe and almost invisible. The claws in his mind reclined, for now.

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2012 | 12:00 AM

There was a strong turnout for poet Raymond Mair's launch of his second collection, Shards of Remembering, at the Faculty of Law, University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona, on Sunday. His first book, These Days I Remember, was published in 2003.

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Her second research-based book in one a half years is out. As Dr Marcia Forbes explains it, one book actually led to another.

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

NEW YORK (AP):Walking briskly across the Brooklyn Bridge, smiling under a splendid morning sky, David McCullough is in the mood for telling stories, like the time he had a chat with James Cagney.

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica has a rich history, as we celebrate 50 years of Independence, we take a look back at how we got here.

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

I only got a glimpse. The door was half open as was the gate, so I just entered.

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

How could this happen? What could have been the reason? No, it was not real.

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Below is a completely fictional poetic story. The names and events mentioned are products of the author's imagination.

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Young people 12 to 18 years old, and their parents, will be excited to know that there is an ultimate summer camp experience called Camp to the World (CTW)! To be held at the College of Agriculture Science and Education (CASE) in Portland from July 7 to 28, CTW is developmental, recreational and educational in natur

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Ladies and gentlemen, invited guests, parents, friends, well-wishers, boys and girls in their expensive suits and dresses. Those corsages must have cost a fortune. Principal and teachers of Tiny Ones Early Childhood Institution, good afternoon.

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Carlong Publishers (Caribbean) Limited is a multimedia education, marketing and distribution company owned and operated by Jamaican entrepreneurs, Carl and Shirley Carby. In addition to its own publishing, Carlong also provides exclusive distribution services in Jamaica for Pearson Longman educational publishers.

Published:Sunday | May 13, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Jamaican folklore has much information about the many herbs we use as cures for a host of illnesses and ailments. T

Published:Sunday | May 13, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica has a rich history, and as we celebrate 50 years of Independence, we take a look back at how we got here.

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