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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 19, 2016

JLP Launches ‘Credible, Realistic, Practical And Bankable’ Manifesto. Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) leader Andrew Holness yesterday brought a surplus of adjectives to describe the party’s 2016 manifesto he dubbed ‘The Partnership for Prosperity’… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com We Want Work, Says

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 23, 2015

Fenton Won’t Quit – Health Minister Says He Handled Baby Deaths Crisis The Best Way Possible. Persons calling for the resignation of Health Minister Dr Fenton Ferguson over the deaths of 18 babies at two of the country’s public hospitals will not

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 21, 2015

Scientist Says Germs That Killed 18 Babies Could Have Been Controlled. At least one microbiologist is saying that more could have been done to prevent the outbreak of deadly bacteria at two of the country’s major hospitals, which has claimed the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 16, 2015

Mario Deane’s Mom Sues State. Mercia Frazer, the mother of Mario Deane, a 31-year-old construction worker, who died as a result of a brutal beating while in police custody, has filed a lawsuit against the Government… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Few

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 13, 2015

Jamaicans Bemoan Joblessness, Crime And Violence – Portia Gets F For Promises Made At Swearing-In. Nearly 100 per cent of Jamaicans polled by Bill Johnson in September cited joblessness and crime and violence as the most pressing problems facing the country

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 11, 2015

Vast Majority Of Jamaicans Remain Adamantly Opposed To Same Sex Marriage. An international study has found that the vast majority of Jamaicans remain adamantly opposed to same-sex marriage, even as the acceptance of such a union has been increasing in neighbouring

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 17, 2015

Education Ministry Slams Schools For Mock Exam Fees. The principals of primary schools who have imposed fees of between $1,300 and $4,000 on students preparing to sit the mock exam for the Grade Four Achievement Test have been rebuked sharply and

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 29, 2014

Cuba To The Rescue – Neighbour To Help Jamaica In Ebola Fight. The Cuban government is next week scheduled to begin a comprehensive plan to assist Jamaica with its Ebola preparedness and response as the world continues to grapple with the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 21, 2014

Honourable Couples – Husbands And Wives Celebrate National Awards. When veteran educator Professor Geraldine Hodelin stepped forward on National Heroes Day 2013 to receive a national honour, she had no idea her husband would just a year later be walking the

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6 Things You Need to Know Today – October 17, 2014

Keep Out! Jamaica Bans Travellers Who Have Been In Ebola-Hit West Africa. The Government yesterday evening announced an immediate travel ban on persons travelling from or through the three West African countries being ravaged by the deadly Ebola virus, hours after

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