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Your news in a nutshell Corporal punishment in schools to be outlawed Beware goat meat NHT goodies coming First Global discontinues fees for dormant accounts Spencer, Hylton breach anti-doping rules Bolt to speak at major Malaysian forum 1. Corporal punishment








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30 Days to Inspiration (#17: Smile & Laugh)






March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of








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Your news in a nutshell Pickpocket Budget Brazil corned beef ban NWA plans $100m road patching exercise Five correctional officers arrested Ja to benefit from US$40m poverty reduction programme Parliament barred from tabling OCG report on Hayles issue 1. Pickpocket








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30 Days of Inspiration (#16: Be Still)






March is celebrated as Spiritual Wellness Month. It is a time to reflect on the values, ethics and morals that add value and give meaning to your life. Here at diGJamaica, we’re going on a quest for 30 days of








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Your news in a nutshell Bloodbath in Westmoreland PPVs must be examined before March 31 Some victims make wrong choice – Llewelyn Work on Marcus Garvey Drive continues Perception of crime greater than reality HAJ to give update on finances








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Remembering Delroy Gordon: Jamaica’s Quiet Cultural Advocate






On March 16, 2017, many awoke to the sad news that executive director of the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC), Delroy Gordon, had passed. He was 55 years old. Gordon served as executive director of the JCDC for only four








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Portia’s bittersweet speech Derek Walcott has died Tax-perity! MAJ not happy with health tax $100m lost to cybercrime Hancarts used to rescue cruise ship passengers from floods 1. Portia’s bittersweet speech In what Opposition Leader Portia Simpson Miller described as








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What Is Coconut Oil Good For?






Coconut oil is one of the most diverse and handy substances you can have in your house. In Jamaica, we have known this for a very long time. In the days before the popularity of mass produced lotions and body rubs,








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We Connect International Releases Prelim Results from Study on Woman Business Owners in Caribbean & Latin America






WEConnect International in The Caribbean presented preliminary results of a study being prepared with the support of Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) on March 9, 2017. Increasingly, the positive connection among women, their economic empowerment, the growth of economies,








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Tambourine Army co-founder granted bail, released from hospital JCDC executive director Delroy Gordon passes Portia’s last Budget speech Income tax filing deadline extended Kartel, co-accused get go-ahead to appeal conviction, sentence Gov’t relents on public sector pension 1. Tambourine Army








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