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6 Things You Need To Know Today






Your news in a nutshell Schoolboy scorned Wickedness in the West Protestors angry over Marcus’ bust End of an era: Portia leaves Gordon House Judges going too far? Relay for Life needs sponsorship 1. Schoolboy scorned The Ministry of Education








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6 Things You Need To Know Today






Your news in a nutshell Manhunt for 2 J’cans in Cayman Denbigh danger? Ja vote on OAS Venezuela issue stays secret #SOAReview: Boys need protection too -JFJ JN Bank discontinues some bank fees Labour laws biased against men? 1. Manhunt








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Your news in a nutshell Big bill for gunshots Water woes in several communities Ja’s first solar-powered generation plant powered up What next after graduation No social workers at KPH Man allegedly attacked after setting fire to school 1. Big








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Your news in a nutshell Judges get pay increase 5 of most wanted arrested, charged Still awaiting cholera test results No confirmed cholera in Ja – MOH Global immigration card coming for J’cans living overseas Eight shortlisted in NMIA divestment








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Your news in a nutshell Body found in McCooks Pen Canal 40,000 more speeding tickets issued by police so far Cops nab most wanted ‘Dreama’ JPS plans storage facility to reduce power outages More security for St James Parish Court








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2017 List of Summer Programmes in Jamaica






Summer is here, and we know parents and guardians are on the hunt for activities to occupy these huge blocks of otherwise unoccupied time that have suddenly befallen them and their children. Of course, they’re looking for fun, exciting, safe  – and








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The High Cost of Power: Why Jamaica’s Electricity Is So Expensive (In Layman’s Terms)






“Why is my light bill so high?” “Why am I paying so much for light?” These are not unfamiliar questions for Jamaicans at the end of each month when they receive their electricity bills. A common concern has been the very








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10 Life Lessons From Captain Horace Burrell






When giants pass from this life, it is not enough to lament and bemoan what has been lost. Even as we grieve their passing, we should stop to examine the lives of these great men and women and extract lessons








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6 Things You Need To Know Today






Your news in a nutshell Minister’s monumental error Put warranty on roads – Ashley Customs revenue collection increases IDB criticises free health care Correctional officer charged Drivers injured in Jamwest event 1. Minister’s monumental error Minister of Labour and Social








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10 Life Lessons From Shakespeare … In Jamaican Patois






Imagine what would happen if William Shakespeare decided to visit modern-day Jamaica. Can you visualise his utter discombabulation as he tried to figure out what these people were trying to say? Can you see how Jamaicans would ‘eem’ and ‘ahm’








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