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Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

You know the Jamaican phrase, 'Every weh mi tun macka jook me'?Well, that seems to be my lot, at least as it relates to the English Premier League, the current season of which ended yesterday.The most-televised football league on the planet has...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Sexual Harassment is a violation that the victims find difficult to get over, and this is due to the invasion of one's space. In some cases, victims feel like their very freedom and security is taken away.Unfortunately, for some survivors, even...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Almost two years ago, while I was the president of the Jamaican Bar Association, with the help of members, a list of more than 60 civil cases was compiled in which judgments had been reserved for six months or more. On that list were several cases...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Men love to say women are complicated. And I'll be the first to admit that it's not easy being with a woman, because it's not easy being a woman. When we're not hormonal, we're being emotional - I get it. And there are those who don't even display...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Being inspired requires putting yourself in contact with people, places and things that give you the drive to be the best version of yourself. For Roxanne Rose-Genas, creator of Thou Art jewellery collection, her inspiration came from a series of...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Monique Solomon, after years in marketing, decided to take a risk on a career that many might not have considered lucrative in Jamaica - blogging.For years, Solomon had pursued blogging as a hobby and in 2007 she started out as a fashion blogger...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

"Technology was always a part of who I am. Coming from a family of engineers, I couldn't get around that." Senior Director of IT Service, Assurance and Deployment at FLOW Jamaica, Susanna O'Sullivan, made her family proud by following in their...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

"Maybe if I pulled the straps a little tighter, I would get a better lift.""The band is too high and everything feels so tight and uncomfortable.""Why are we forced to wear these unbearable contraptions? Isn't our time of the month enough?""Bras are...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

She looks after you, day and night, and wants nothing but the best for you. She has this innate ability of knowing when something is wrong and already has remedies in tote to fix the problems. She makes multitasking a...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Mother's Day is all about marking the genesis of a goddess. While the highly anticipated time is set for children to celebrate, daddies, boyfriends and husbands should step up to the sultry plate and honour the love of their life...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

One of the most common myths in family law is the notion that a divorced woman is automatically entitled to receive some form of payment (such as alimony, maintenance or spousal support) from her former husband. This idea is perhaps most frequently...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Rochelle Patino was diagnosed with the polycystic ovarian syndrome in her early 20s, and for a while, the illness was a grey cloud looming over her desire to be a mother."Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal disorder common among women of...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

I am no mother, but with my work schedule I find it hard to relax, I cannot imagine how working or stay at home mothers do it. However, this DIY Jo is catering to you.Now, I am not telling you to necessarily whip up anything, not giving you any more...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Women often speak of the joys of motherhood, like watching kids be kids, being healed by their joys, becoming a better person for your children and watching your little princes and princesses growing up to become lion-hearted beings who you're...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

On the quest to make agriculture 'sexy', the Nutramix team, in collaboration with Flair, has reached out to hear the stories of women who are in unique and empowering positions within the field. This week, we introduce Dr Sydonnie Thompson-Gyles,...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

You ever hear people say that someone has a face that only a mother could love? Well, it goes for everything, not just looks.Parenting is like your clothing style. Every parent is different, and what works for you might not work for other people....

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

At some point, you must have heard that the eyes are the windows to the world. So, just imagine the world of a blind person. Many sighted persons will wonder if blind persons can lead a perfectly normal life. And the answer is, absolutely yes. With...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Mothers are known for lugging around overstuffed handbags resembling the notorious magic tote seen in Mary Poppins. Most of them will say you never know what you would need and carry items ranging from a pin to a hairdryer on a daily basis. If your...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It is never easy to end a relationship especially if you have been in it for some time. It is not always easy to just sever the ties and block and delete, even for men who are seen as being the more emotionally balanced sex. Even after he has...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Have you ever sat and asked yourself, what is your purpose? Well, like Daniel Heaven a young game changer and founder of the Participate in Jamaica Movement (PIJAM), your purpose could very well be to serve your homeland. Initially, he had a passion...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Scattered across Jamaican are billboards with the term "Man" in bold with a one-sentence definition of what a man should be. If you have seen the signage along your journey,, you will notice the sentence indicates that man is a person who takes care...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It's not easy for me to admit this, but I'm a hard person to satisfy sometimes.Let's clear something up. It can be a good thing to not be easily satisfied. It can mean that you're always striving to be better and to do better.So you have a bachelor'...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Xperience Clothing is streetwear brand which incorporates casual clothing style worn by members of various urban youth subcultures. The Jamaican made brand allows youths to express themselves using style and comfort as their medium of art....

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

As the number of cases involving assisted reproductive technology continues to multiply across the world, and even as some of that same technology is being utilised with increased frequency in Jamaica, we still have no legislation that deals with...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

What can be the most beautiful, most natural, most euphoric experience for a man and a woman, could also be catastrophic, lacklustre or non existent, as the case may be. It may be no fault of the man per se, just that of his private part. So, how do...

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