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Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

As millions of persons across the globe observed World Earth Day on Sunday under the theme 'End Plastic Pollution', Kingston Freeport Terminal Limited (KFTL) reported the removal of 8,299 bags of garbage, comprised mainly of plastics, from the...

Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Brides-to-be, make-up artistes and hairstylists, and other stakeholders turned out for the recent media launch of Wedding Spectacular 2018. Here is a quick peek at what the big day will look like when the event rolls around.

Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:This past week, there, was a massive 70th anniversary celebration of the Commonwealth of Nations in England.At a time when Britain is parting ways, politically, with the European Union, she seeks to get closer to her long-time babies...

Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

United States media giant Comcast on Wednesday offered£22 billion (US$30.7 billion) for Sky PLC, topping a bid from Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox and setting up a bidding war for the United Kingdom's biggest satellite television company.Comcast...

Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:The things some public figures use to attract attention! They use controversy to get more followers, comments, and views on social media.Yanique Di Curvy Diva posted a video of her urinating in a bush somewhere in Jamaica. She...

Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

'I'm not say all the proceeds are going towards it (crime), but there is a linkage normally with counterfeit and organised crime... As a branch we will go wherever we need to go to treat with the issue of counterfeit. Wherever the evidence leads,...

Published:Thursday | April 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (CMC):Two-time winners West Indies will open their 2019 World Cup campaign against nemeses Pakistan in their bid for a third title in the International Cricket Council's premier 50-overs showpiece.While the world-governing body is set to...

Published:Wednesday | April 25, 2018 | 11:14 PM

The St Hugh's Old Girls' Association will stage its third annual 'Tee Off with the Swans' Charity Golf Tournament on May 26 at the Constant Spring Golf Club in Kingston, with the aim of raising much-needed funds to construct a new care centre at the...

Published:Wednesday | April 25, 2018 | 11:14 PM

MUNICH (AP):Real Madrid substitute Marco Asensio scored a second-half winner yesterday to end Bayern Munich's unbeaten record at home this season and give his side a 2-1 win in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final.Joshua Kimmich had...

Published:Wednesday | April 25, 2018 | 11:04 PM

The Editor,Sir:The National Council on Reparation welcomes the decision of the UK government to make an apology and grant compensation to our brothers and sisters who had been denied the rights and benefits to which they were entitled as citizens of...

Published:Wednesday | April 25, 2018 | 11:04 PM

The Editor, Sir:Wisynco is one of those Jamaican companies that I hold in high esteem. So, you would imagine my surprise to have learnt that the company is taking the Heart Foundation of Jamaica to court because of a supposed Instagram post where an...

Published:Wednesday | April 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

SAN JUAN (AP):Several unions in Puerto Rico and other groups yesterday sued the federal control board overseeing the US territory's finances and demanded that it be declared unconstitutional.The filing came just days after the board approved seven...

Published:Tuesday | April 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

For reasons beyond your control, things just aren't working out with you and your significant other anymore. Your partner in love might have switched sides to that of a criminal, aka private enemy number one. Maybe, you find yourself fighting to...

Published:Sunday | April 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

When it comes to the Seaboard Marine Caribbean Motor Racing Championship (CMRC), there are countless reasons to build the most anticipated event for your Mother's Day weekend. The family affair, scheduled for May 12-13, is expected to be an engaging...

Published:Sunday | April 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

An audit of Facebook's privacy practices for the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) found no problems even though the company knew at the time that a data-mining firm improperly obtained private data from millions of users - raising questions about the...

Published:Saturday | April 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:On April 11, as I watched Smile Jamaica on TVJ, host Neville Bell related an experience with his financial institution about his card having been "compromised". In his retelling, Mr Bell said that the financial institution had...

Published:Saturday | April 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"The illicit trade in cigarettes has been an ongoing challenge not only for the legal tobacco industry, but also for the Government, which we estimate continues to lose almost $5 billion in revenues annually. We also will continue to emphasise the...

Published:Friday | April 20, 2018 | 11:05 PM
Published:Friday | April 20, 2018 | 12:00 AM

E-commerce giant Alibaba sets plans for ThailandThe Chinese e-com-merce giant Alibaba has agreed to step up investments in Thailand as competition between online retailers heats up in fast-growing Southeast Asia.The founder of the online shopping...

Published:Thursday | April 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The reform of the justice system is one of the strategies under National Outcome Number 6, Effective Governance, which is outlined in the National Development Plan Vision 2030. The expansion of the Court of Appeal and the Office of the Director of...

Published:Thursday | April 19, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Bob Marley Foundation recently partnered with internet Income Jamaica to hold an online entrepreneurship workshop.The nine entrepreneurs from inner city communities, who participated in the comprehensive one day boot camp, are now equipped with...

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