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Published:Tuesday | January 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The youngest in the Couples Resorts chain Sans Souci celebrated its 12th anniversary last Friday night. Guests, who included locals and visitors to the island, flocked to the Ocho Rios resort for an 'Enchanted' night. Today, we bring you the...

Published:Tuesday | January 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

1. Baby Mothers are lining up to see how much they will get from the sale of the house. That most of the inheritance will be repatriated is not going down well.2. Talk about sibling rivalry. The two Saint Andrew socialites are now at loggerheads....

Published:Tuesday | January 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (AP):A US Army dog that attacked a machine-gun nest during World War II was posthumously awarded Britain's highest honour for animal bravery yesterday.Chips, a German shepherd-husky cross, was awarded the Dickin Medal for actions during a...

Published:Tuesday | January 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PARIS (AP):Spanish officials say the bodies of seven migrants have been found close to the Canary Islands.Civil Guard police said five dead migrants were found in a large rubber boat close to the coast of Lanzarote. Another two migrants retrieved...

Published:Tuesday | January 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

One of the British state's biggest contractors collapsed Monday, putting thousands of jobs at risk, after creditors and the government refused to bail out a company struggling under the weight of more than £1.5 billion (US$2.1 billion) of debt....

Published:Tuesday | January 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I read with interest your editorial of Tuesday, January 9, 2018 titled 'The shame of Port Royal', in which the town is referred to as "an unkempt and often rubbish-strewn dump".I had hoped that mention would also have been made of...

Published:Tuesday | January 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Drink products bearing the label Portland Best have been found to contain an unusually high amount of bacteria that could be harmful to humans if consumed. As such, the Portland Health Department has ordered the closure of the bottling facility,...

Published:Tuesday | January 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (AP):Britain's Royal Air Force (RAF) scrambled two fighter jets to intercept Russian strategic bombers near UK airspace yesterday, in another illustration of ongoing tensions.The RAF confirmed that it sent Typhoon aircraft from the...

Published:Sunday | January 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA (TNS):A sporty black sedan speeds dangerously close to a cliff on a road winding through an arid landscape.The car recovers and swerves back on to the cracked asphalt, but another sharp turn is coming. It straddles the edge of the cliff...

Published:Saturday | January 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The seven most read Gleaner online news stories for 2017 had sex scandals at its top and tail. Why are Jamaicans so interested in these types of stories? How do our own lives relate to them? What are we searching for?The truth is, we are all...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 11:15 PM

Many wards of the state have never experienced the joy of opening a gift for Christmas. Fonatana Pharmacy has stepped in to make the children's dream a reality with a 'Wishing Tree' initiative."During Christmas, our five locations across the island...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 11:13 PM

Montego Bay-based legal assistant, Verna Baker, is not new to winning. For the second time, she has emerged the winner of the JN 'Off You Go' promotion."I was excited," she said, when JN Bank representatives made a surprise visit to her work place...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 11:12 PM

Ikebana is the intricate Japanese art of floral arrangement which focuses on creating a oneness with humanity and nature.This form of floral arrangement stems from the Japanese culture, which has a strong bond with natural surroundings. Instructors...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 11:07 PM

The Chupse project was created by the Jamaican Association on Intellectual Disabilities in partnership with the Japan International Co-operation Agency .The venture is one of the adult services which provide employment support to assist persons to...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 11:04 PM

Scotiabank has signed a loan agreement of J$5 billion with MBJ Airports Limited for the expansion of the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, a deal the bank is proud of.President and chief executive officer of Scotia Group, David Noel,...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Border inspections of electronic devices hits record highThe United States government inspected a record number of international travellers' electronic devices last year, expanding a practice that has drawn alarm from privacy advocates.US Customs...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I watched with horror as the driver of a car narrowly missed hitting a student of the Donald Quarrie High School in east Kingston a few days ago as he raced across the road to get to his school. I wondered for the umpteenth time:...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

GOJ working on financing for Petrojam bidJamaica is yet to make its buy-out offer to Venezuela for its minority share of the Petrojam oil refinery, but is trying to tie down financing for the bid, the Ministry of Finance said Monday.The Jamaican...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am a Jamaican living in the United States. I honestly cannot wrap my head around why it's so hard to curtail crime in Jamaica. The Government needs to be more proactive; it can't be business as usual. This is very disgraceful....

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Huawei wins China patentlawsuit against rival SamsungChinese tech giant Huawei won a patent infringement lawsuit against South Korea smartphone rival Samsung on Thursday, according to information released by a Chinese court.The court ruled in the...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Sports Marketer Tanya Lee, has unleashed "The Winner Within' with the release of her first book, exploring the winning habits of the world's most successful athletes. And out west, on Tuesday Knutsford Express opened their new home at Sangster's...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Salada eyes export reboundwith SQF certificationArmed with yet another food safety certification, coffee company Salada Foods Jamaica is now ready to reclaim lost ground in the export market.The company spent $15 million to land the Safe Quality...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

There have been numerous conversations about the impact of music in bringing people together. That theory was tried and tested at the sixth staging of the Shaggy and Friends benefit concert.Last Saturday, Jamaicans from all walks of life showed up...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Wexford is available for saleCarlyle Allen, chairman of the Wexford Hotel in Montego Bay, said on Wednesday that the 85-room hotel is still available for sale.He is refuting a company representative who said at the top of the year that the Allen...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Dying to oneself for the sake of truth and for others is necessary. There can't be just self-concern in life, there must be truth and the readiness to live and die for principles in life. Then there is love, which means again living and dying for...

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