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Published:Friday | June 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Nigerian High Commissioner Janet Olisa made her diplomatic home a land without borders for representatives of African countries who represented in their traditional garb to celebrate the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) on May 25...

Published:Friday | June 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence/Staff Reporter

The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sports Olivia Grange recently launched the A-STREAM (Advancing Secondary Tertiary Remedial Education for Adolescent Mothers) Initiative to give hope to adolescent mothers at the Women's Centre of...

Published:Friday | June 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Tameka Bryce was in for a big surprise when her family and close friends planned and executed a covert operation at Westport in Montego Freeport recently. The birthday girl, who is a law student at the University of the West Indies, Mona, had the...

Published:Thursday | May 31, 2018 | 12:00 AM

We could not have asked for a more heartwarming event than the Women's Centre of Jamaica Foundation's 40th Anniversary Charity Ball, held at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel last Saturday night. We got to hear the stories of women who defied the odds and...

Published:Wednesday | May 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Dean of the African Group in Jamaica, High Commissioner of the Republic of Nigeria, Janet Olisa, took fellow diplomats and socialites back to Africa, celebrating the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU). Guests adorned in trendy...

Published:Tuesday | May 29, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1 Our usually vocal Jamaican women have not added heft to the #MeToo movement, although there are loud whispers about sexual occurrences (including consensual) that go on in high places. Take this high-profile executive who can't understand why his...

Published:Tuesday | May 29, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It's not often that we see women showing support for each other, but on Sunday evening, there was an abundance of love and support for the launch of Grace Hamilton's Women Empowerment Foundation, held at the Eden Gardens Wellness Resort and Spa...

Published:Monday | May 28, 2018 | 12:00 AM

A flavourful night at Opa Greek Restaurant with Minister of Culture, Gender Affairs, Entertainment and Sports Olivia 'Babsy' Grange,Young and the Restless star, Victoria Rowell and Women's Centre Board of Directors at Opa Greek Restaurant Devon...

Published:Friday | May 25, 2018 | 12:54 AM

No long talking ... so here are the highlights from YUSH, held on Tuesday night at Sabina Park.

Published:Friday | May 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Hard Rock Cafe in Freeport, Montego Bay, was the platform for a large gathering of members of the business sector who mingled and enjoyed light conversations as First Global Bank (FGB) recently hosted its Monday Club.Considered an exclusive...

Published:Friday | May 25, 2018 | 12:00 AMJanet Silvera/ Senior Gleaner Writer

WESTERN BUREAU:Montegonians turned out in their numbers last Wednesday night to officially welcome the city's newest attraction, Usain Bolt's Tracks and Records (UBT...

Published:Friday | May 25, 2018 | 12:00 AMPaul Williams/Gleaner Writer

Tomorrow (Saturday, May 26), the St Ann Chamber of Commerce will honour six people/organisations of the parish at a banquet to be held at Jewel Runaway Bay Resort and Spa, in the parish, commencing at 6 p.m.The banquet is an annual event at which...

Published:Thursday | May 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM

We can give you 100 ways in which Kelly Tomblin, former CEO of JPS, excited specially invited guests at the recent launch of her new book, 100 Days of Doing Power Differently - Change your leadership, Change the World. But we'll let our pictures do...

Published:Wednesday | May 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

A new attraction has been added to the Hip Strip in Montego Bay, as the world-renowned franchise, Usain Bolt's Tracks and Records, officially opened the doors of its third restaurant in St James Place Plaza recently. Here are the highlights.

Published:Tuesday | May 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1 There are some good reasons why office romances are not encouraged and the consultant is finding out the hard way just how difficult things can become. First, the jealous wife, then the four girlfriends, together they form an impenetrable barrier...

Published:Tuesday | May 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Government officials, diplomats and distinguished guests gathered at the Terra Nova All Suite Hotel on Wednesday to show their support and appreciation as the 70th anniversary of the State of Israel was celebrated in fine style. See some light...

Published:Monday | May 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It was a royal wedding that bridged the Atlantic and broke old molds, as Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, joined in holy matrimony at the St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle in Windsor, near London, England, on Saturday. Royalties and celebrities...

Published:Friday | May 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie/Gleaner Writer

Who says politicians don't know how to party? On Tuesday, the team at the Ministry of Science, Energy and Technology sought to unwind with an out-of-this-world Wakanda-themed party, at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel.The poolside was transformed into...

Published:Friday | May 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Aiming to connect to its western family, Porsche hosted a cocktail event themed 'Cocktails, Canapes and Cars' last Friday night in Montego Bay. Montegonians from all walks of life gathered for cocktails at the ATL Auto, Bogue City Centre, to...

Published:Friday | May 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence/ Staff Reporter

May 10, 1994, was the day that Mandela was officially inaugurated as president of South Africa. Now, 24 years later, we are still celebrating and will be in years to come.South Africa hosted its national day at the Terra Nova All-Suite hotel, where...

Published:Friday | May 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Coffee is a conversation starter and who doesn't love connecting over a delicious cup of 100 per cent Jamaica Blue Mountain coffee?That's exactly the space that Cafe Blue is creating with their newest event series, 'Coffee Date'. Once every two...

Published:Thursday | May 17, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Crime Stop was first on the scene to premiere the most anticipated movie of the season, Avengers: Infinity War. The non-governmental organisation staged the private screening at the Carib 5 theatre recently as part of their annual fundraiser...

Published:Wednesday | May 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Jamaican Bar Association switched things up last Saturday morning, when they hosted their annual fundraising event in the form of a breakfast party. Dubbed Bar Beat, local lawyers ditched their suit for a more casually chic and suave look,...

Published:Tuesday | May 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1 Right now the focus is on Waterloo, but it's like stirring up a hornet's nest, for there is a lot happening in Negril, too - more than $100 million worth of damage we learn. The intervention from on high is not enough to save the day. All shall be...

Published:Tuesday | May 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Exactly 24 years ago, on May 10, Nelson Mandela officially became president of South Africa. It was a great milestone for the country, and on May 10, 2018, this monumental occasion was celebrated with the South African High Commission. The event was...

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