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Jamaican fine artist Joshua Higgins is concerned about what he perceives as a decline in the local art scene and the glaring lack of an artistic imprint on the current ­construction boom under way in Kingston and other parts of Jamaica. The painter...

While there are those who obstinately insist on building walls to divide people and societies, culture remains firm in showing the union between peoples and valuing artists for their work regardless of their place of origin. The film industry has...

St Hugh’s High School in Kingston celebrated Breast Cancer Awareness Month through commemorating October 11 as Pink and Crocs Day. To help build awareness among the students, a former student and breast cancer survivor, Christene King, was invited...

Book: Preke Town Author: Gary O. Thompson Critic: Glenville Ashby, PhD Gary O. Thompson’s Preke Town bridges generations while calling for the rebirth of traditions. Thompson assembles four families in a new environment, a place bedevilled by the...

For Tiffany Davis, life has taken unexpected turns that she continues to navigate with a fierce determination to succeed. The mother of two describes herself as highly motivated and self-driven, traits undoubtedly underpinning her latest...

The title Confronting Global Climate Change: Experiments and Applications in the Tropics is an summation of research documented and as seen and presented by Professor Mark Angling Harris, a senior author of approximately 30 research articles....

AP: Exceptionally high tidal waters surged through Venice prompted the mayor to close St Mark’s Square and call for more donations for repairs just three days after the Italian lagoon city suffered its worst flooding in 50 years. The high tide...

Jamaica, the Caribbean, and Latin America can be described as multi-ethnic and multicultural spaces with various retentions of the original groups of people who first inhabited the areas. Between 1837 and 1867, over 11,000 free Africans arrived in...

United States Ambassador Donald Tapia recently led the official handover ceremonies of mural paintings within the communities of Rose Town and Standpipe, St Andrew. These murals have been created by partnership between the US Embassy’s Public...
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