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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 17, 2016

Brilliant! – History Made As McLeod Mines Olympics Gold In 110m Hurdles. Omar McLeod created history, becoming the first Jamaican to win the 110m hurdles at any major championships after an imperious 13.05 win at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games last

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 5, 2016

White Out, Wright In – PNP Replaces Embattled North Trelawny Standard Bearer. Agronomist Victor Wright has been selected to replace John-Paul White who has stepped aside as the People’s National Party (PNP) standard-bearer for Northern Trelawny… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com ‘PNP’

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 2, 2016

Rebuked! – Seventh-Day Adventist Church, NCU Reprimand Pastor For Endorsing PNP. Pastor Dr Michael Harvey, who endorsed Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller’s leadership of the country and urged Jamaicans to “stay the course”, has been reprimanded by the Seventh-day Adventist Church

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 24, 2015

Public Demands Answers From Health Ministry On Deadly Disease. Alarming public concerns continue mount about deaths related to the chikungunya virus that severely impacted Jamaica over the past year. Anecdotal stories from both doctors and the public suggest that as much

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 25, 2014

NHT Board Adds Four. Resisting pressure to fire the remaining members of the board of the National Housing Trust (NHT) amid the ongoing Outameni controversy, Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller last night announced the appointment of four new members to strengthen

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 24, 2014

‘Draconian Law’ – Shaw Seethes As Tax Bill Threatens Seizure Of Debtors’ Property. Personal, intellectual and real properties such as financial instruments, music catalogues and land, as well as other kinds of intangibles owned by tax debtors, could be quickly transferred

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 27, 2014

Road Projects Could Set Path To General Election. Works Minister Dr Omar Davies has hinted that the delivery of major road projects could be the pathway on which the governing People’s National Party rides into the next general election… Read more

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 26, 2014

Jamaica’s Poverty Rating Worsens. Some 1.1 million Jamaicans are living below the poverty line, fuelling an inter-generational crisis… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Area Two Police Record Reduction In Crime. Assistant Commissioner of police in charge of Area Two, Ealan Powell,

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 24, 2014

‘Have no fear’ – No Discrimination When Anti-Gang Law Takes Effect – JCF. As enactment of the tough new anti-gang law draws near, a high-ranking member of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has revealed that the police have already crafted

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 13, 2014

Fix It Now! Bar Association President Calls For More Resources To Tackle Chronic Backlog In Courts. The persistent backlog of cases in the courts could easily be alleviated if political effort were to be exerted to applying some immediate and effective

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