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What You Need To Know About Jamaica and Solar Eclipses

On Monday, August 21, 2017, North America experienced a total solar eclipse. Most of it was witness in the United States of America. However,  persons in nearby territories like the Caribbean and Jamaica were also able to experience this rare

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6 Things You Need To Know Today

Your news in a nutshell #SolarEclipse: Don’t look without safety gear Quallo accepts W Kgn Commission of Enquiry findings UHWI in danger of losing accreditation Diamond League: Bittersweet performances from J’cans UGLI conquers disease 20 to 39-y-o’s account for 50%

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6 Things You Need To Know Today

Your news in a nutshell JCF needs stronger retention Almost 13,000 rounds of ammo seized since Jan ODPEM watching TS Harvey Electronic monitoring for persons under restraining orders Conch closed season begins Sept 1 Garvey legacy lives on 1. JCF

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Marcus Said: Five Statements That Inspired The World

Marcus Mosiah Garvey is Jamaica’s first  National Hero and one of Jamaica’s most internationally beloved sons. Conferred with the Order of the National Hero in 1969 at what was only the second schedule of the National Honours and Awards Act

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Your news in a nutshell Ja records 4.4% inflation April to June Montague to meet with police disgruntled at JCF Act North-South highway toll increases up to 31% Jamaicans will design, build new Parliament building Gov’t asks public input on

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What are the Rules & Criteria for entering the Miss Jamaica World competition?

The Miss Jamaica World pageant has been an annual staple on the nation’s calendar since Spartan Health Club took on the national franchise in 1976. Coincidentally, in that year, Jamaica’s first representative, Cindy Breakspeare, won the Miss World competition. Since

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Your news in a nutshell Stop blaming Chinese – Samuda Pastor arrested, charged for rape, sex with minor JPS to spend millions on network upgrade WataLand fined for operatiing without environmental permit Controversial Miss Ja World finalist staying put Three

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Saluting Novlene Williams-Mills, Jamaica’s Wonder Woman

Most of the attention in the athletics world has been devoted to the retirement of Usain Bolt at the end of the recent World Championships in London. It was to be expected, considering the stature of the man. What most

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Your news in a nutshell Whitmore offered contract extension Heroes Circle contract cancelled #London2017: McPherson was ready to run JUTC buses stoned, damamged More investigations into $8m ganja bust Traffic changes for Mona Road 1. Whitmore offered contract extension The

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10 Facts About Jamaica’s Lizard Population

1. The species Anoles is the most studied species of lizards in Jamaica and the Caribbean. 2. The dewlap, the colourful part under the throat of the lizard that is pushed out,  is actually used for communication and competition! The males compete

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