Month: April 2017

6 Things You Need To Know Today






Your news in a nutshell Rain batters Portland Clarendon shattered ‘Shotta’ students World’s largest real estate franchise now in Ja MoBay Chambers presidential race hot St Thomas residents trapped 1. Rain batters Portland The livelihood of at least three Portland farmers








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Why Jamaica Love Lorna Goodison Long Time …






From as early as 1982, The Gleaner presents records that bear witness to the ongoing love affair between Lorna Goodison and her native homeland. Goodison’s poems have paid homage to, offered criticism of and often craftily described and deconstructed the beauties








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6 Things You Need To Know Today






Your news in a nutshell Tesha Miller released from police custody without charge Man gets 4 life sentences for quadruple murder Riu MoBay boiler room explodes, ordered closed Possible dry period for Ja by year-end Speed, alcohol may have caused








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Renay Foster’s Faith Comes Full Circle






Early Days Renay Foster has lived a very full life. A daughter of Jamaican soil, she has spent time in the United States and the United Kingdom, coming full circle to reside in her homeland. Raised in a Christian family








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6 Things You Need To Know Today






Your news in a nutshell Ja-born high jumper dies in bike crash Streetlight audit coming $300m bailout for university students World’s oldest son with living parent dies Fast-track diaspora policy – Opposition Formula for sustained economic growth 1. Ja-born high








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6 Things You Need To Know Today






Your news in a nutshell Judge mocks $100 maximum fine Bunting questions $400m contract Charges pending against Romanian in ATM fraud case ‘Eat What You Grow’ saving Ja $5b annually Gayle first to 10,000 in T20 Scarce Commodity launches standards








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Who is George Quallo?






George Fitzroy Quallo is Jamaica’s 29th Commissioner of Police, with responsibility for “enhancing the security services to the country, improving public order, reducing corruption and improving accountability across the force”, as well as “implementing a comprehensive succession planning process for








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What’s Right With Jamaica? The Blue Mountains






How thankful are Jamaicans for Jamaica? It’s a wonderful country teeming with enthusiasm, brilliance, talent and heritage as lush as our verdant landscapes. There is much in this little island to be grateful for, and here at diGJamaica, we don’t








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6 Things You Need To Know Today






Your news in a nutshell Jamaica dominates CARIFTA Romanian scammers target Ja JUTC buses vandalised to debt Gloria’s co-owner dies in crash Ganja group ready to sprint Manhunt on for Facebook killer 1. Jamaica dominates Carifta ONE year later and








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5 Things To Do For The Easter Holiday in Jamaica






The Easter holidays are a  time of reflection and introspection. But when the reflecting and introspecting is done, most Jamaicans head to one of three places: church, the beach or the homes of family and friends. Over the holiday period,








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