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Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AMGlenda Anderson

TOKYO, Japan:Tokyo weather forecasters have predicted a 70 per cent chance of a major earthquake hitting the country in the next 30 years.This is news which has bolstered a sustained public campaign on what to do should the earthquake happen soon....

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AMCorey Robinson

The community of Portmore Pines in St Catherine has been dubbed a 'feeding tree for robbers' by residents of the community, who are living in fear as criminals make their lives hell, robbing them of valuables and their peace of mind.Just last week,...

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AMCassandra Francis

Good day, readers. This week, our guest columnist, mortgage broker Cassandra Francis is back with tips on the importance of using a realtor when buying or selling property.There have been some recent concerns as to why persons should contract a...

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Almost three weeks after the fatal shooting of a second family member in the space of three months, members of the Ramdial family are living in fear as they still try to determine what is behind the murders.Late last month, 70-year-old Dennis...

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Just over one week ago, political differences were buried as supporters of the Jamaica Labour Party, the People's National Party and those aligned to neither turned out to say their last farewell to Ambassador Marjorie Taylor at Port Royal's...

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AMCorey Robinson

Recently elected president of the Jamaica Council of Churches (JCC), Merlyn Hyde Riley, is urging the local Christian community to empower women who see abortion as an option instead of condemning them.Hyde Riley, the first female to be elected the...

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Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 1:46 PM

Two men have been acquitted of murder in a case that has been before the court for nine years.

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Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMCecelia Campbell-Livingston

In olden days, parents fed their curious children way-out stories on the process of procreation and skirt around the subject of sex education. Fast-track to today's world and the many avenues young children have to easily access this knowledge -...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The current political rhetoric between the eastern and western parts of the world can leave us feeling nervous about the prospect of war. Yet, you and I are already in the middle of a war to which no conflict in history can compare.The Bible tells...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AM

"Oh, the love that drew salvation's plan! Oh, the grace that brought it down to man! Oh, the mighty gulf that God did span at Calvary! Mercy there was great, and grace was free; pardon there was multiplied to me; there my burdened soul found liberty...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMTamara Bailey

Mandeville, Manchester:When Benjamin Barrett, at the age of two, took to basic drawing and colouring, his parents could not have known that they had a child prodigy in their midst who would soon inspire them to unearth their own talents and build...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMRuddy Mathison

In keeping with the church's belief that God wants mankind to be stewards of the earth, the Church of Jesus Christ The Latter-day Saints recognised its annual International Day of Service last Saturday by participating in a cleaning project.The...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Minister of Local Government and Community Development Desmond McKenzie, says the Government will be undertaking a comprehensive rehabilitation programme to "significantly tackle parochial roads across the country" that are in disrepair.Addressing a...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Parents and guardians are to benefit from two parent villages being staged by the National Parenting Support Commission (NPSC) this month, during which they will learn effective strategies to discipline their children.The villages, which are part of...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMTamara Bailey

Mandeville, Manchester:She is a woman who has walked among kings and queens but has never lost the common touch.Her life, from a very tender age, was about serving people selflessly, skipping the pastime of 'dolly house' as a young girl, she spent...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMTamara Bailey

Comfort, Manchester:"For God is not unjust so as to overlook your work and the love that you have shown for His name in serving the saints, as you still do." Hebrews 6:10 He was converted at a New Testament Church in Berry Wood, St Elizabeth at a...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMShanna Kaye Monteith

Just over a year ago, Tavar Matthews was struggling with depression caused by a relationship that ended badly.His then girlfriend had broken up with him and his world crumbled with her departure."[I was faced with] the feeling of resentment, being...

Published:Friday | November 10, 2017 | 6:15 PMJodi Gilpin

Published:Friday | November 10, 2017 | 3:08 PM

Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO) is to implement its Single Trade Electronic Window by January next year.

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