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West Indies Cricket on the Rise: Youth, Focus, Discipline Can Yield Bright Future

By Bradley Jacks, Contributing Writer As a  young fan of West Indies cricket I have been following the ongoing series between The West Indies and England attentively. Expectations are extremely low these days when entering a test series against one of

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 13, 2016

Jamaica Accuses CXC Of Being ‘Very Difficult’ Over Penwood Issue. Jamaica is accusing the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) of being “very difficult” but has said it will not back down from its push for exam grades for…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Millions

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 7, 2016

Target: Crime – Gov’t To Redirect ‘Unprecedented’ Resources To Fight Murder Wave. The Government has announced that it will be pumping massive resources over a three-year period into the national security apparatus to reduce the wave of murders that has been

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 6, 2016

  Drastic Measures – Radical Changes Coming To Tackle Murder Wave, Says Malahoo Forte. Attorney General Marlene Malahoo Forte has sent a strong signal that the Andrew Holness administration is prepared to make radical changes to cramp the spiralling murder rate,

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 22, 2016

Battle Over NHT Funds Begins – Court Case Commences Over PNP’s Decision To Extract $46 Billion. Court case commences over PNP’s decision to extract $46 billion. The Supreme Court is today expected to begin hearing a legal challenge to the decision of…Read

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 12, 2016

All Eyes On Shaw – Finance Minister To Open Budget Debate, Reveal $1.5m Plan Today. When Finance and Public Service Minister Audley Shaw opens the Budget Debate in the House of Representatives this afternoon, the country will be listening intently to

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Stress Awareness Month – 6 Things Jamaicans Stress About

Living in an advanced, civilized society means that we can not escape stress. Whether it’s from family, friends, work or school, stress can seep into every aspect of our lives. April is Stress Awareness Month, and it’s focus is on minimizing

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 7, 2016

We’ve Talked Too Long – JMA Boss Declares Time To Act Against T&T. As anger continues to mount against Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) over a protracted immigration and trade gridlock, the Jamaican Government is being urged to stop talking and act…

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 4, 2016

Andrew’s Big Plan – JLP Leader Outlines Prosperity Programme Ahead Of Election. Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Leader Andrew Holness last night planned to present to Jamaica a 10-plank programme he promised would catapult the nation from “poverty to prosperity”… Read more

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Who Will Be The RJR Sportsman & Sportswoman Of The Year For 2015?

The RJR Sports Foundation is gearing up for the 55th staging of its annual Sportsman And Sportswoman Of The Year Awards, to be held on Friday, January 15. The awards honour outstanding achievements in sport by Jamaican athletes, by nominating a maximum

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