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Computer society pushes for early education

WITH THE aim to build a better information and communications technology (ICT) sector in Jamaica, the Jamaica Computer Society (JCS) is aggressively targeting students from the early stage of their development to ensure that they are fully equipped...

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‘Bill’ Clarke verdict to arrive in March

THE FIVE-MEMBER panel of the Court of Appeal is to hand down its decision on March 1 on the constitutional point raised by former Scotiabank boss William 'Bill' Clarke.Clarke is asking the court to determine whether the power given to a single judge ...

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Nutritionist calls for research to dispel breastfeeding myths

DR PAULINE Samuda, nutritionist, has called for intense research and intervention to come on stream as myths continue to be a barrier in preventing mothers from breastfeeding their children.Findings of a pilot project that...

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Raheem Sterling To Pay For Jamaican Village Kids To Get An Education – Who Ate All The Pies


Who Ate All The Pies

Raheem Sterling To Pay For Jamaican Village Kids To Get An Education
Who Ate All The Pies
According to The Daily Star (we know that's not a good start), Raheem Sterling is planning to funnel a substantial wodge of his new £40,000-a-week Liverpool contract into seeing that the kids in the village he was born in on Jamaica get a decent education.
Raheem Sterling to pay for village kids to go to schoolYahoo! Eurosport UK (blog)
Raheem Sterling Helps Jamaican School KidsSoccersouls
Raheem Sterling's gift to Jamaican kidsKopTalk
Sports Mole -Jamaica Observer
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Jamaica Kincaid scrolls through time in ‘See Now Then’ – Los Angeles Times


Globe and Mail

Jamaica Kincaid scrolls through time in 'See Now Then'
Los Angeles Times
There are two ways to read Jamaica Kincaid's mesmerizing new novel, "See Now Then." The first is the way any work of art should be read: by simply absorbing what's on the page. This is how I read the first two-thirds of "See Now Then." "See Now Then ...
Jamaica Kincaid's latest a startling close-up portrait of a marriageGlobe and Mail
Jamaica Kincaid's 'See Now Then' examines a marriageMiamiHerald.com
Novelist Jamaica Kincaid on Work-Life BalanceNew York Magazine
Chicago Tribune
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United Airlines celebrates 10 years in Jamaica – Jamaica Gleaner


Jamaica Gleaner

United Airlines celebrates 10 years in Jamaica
Jamaica Gleaner
It's a light-hearted moment for tourism industry professionals (from left) Patrick Lynch; Camille Needham, executive director of the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association; Tom Scarlett, United Airlines' manager, (Jamaica); Diana Loaces, United's ...

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Geothermal Plant Planned For Jamaica – CleanTechnica

Geothermal Plant Planned For JamaicaCleanTechnicaKrishna Vaswani, a geographer and businessman, intends to raise $4 million dollars to finance the construction of a $15 million geothermal power plant. Jamaica currently obtains almost all of its electri...

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Jamaican athlete warned for using banned substance – Antigua Observer


Jamaican athlete warned for using banned substance
Antigua Observer
KINGSTON, JamaicaJamaica's 800-metre champion Ricardo Cunningham has escaped with only a reprimand after a positive test for the banned substance Pseudoephedrine. A three-member panel delivered the verdict when Cunningham attended a ...

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Jamaica Logistics Hub – for God’s sake don’t blow it! – Jamaica Observer


Jamaica Observer

Jamaica Logistics Hub - for God's sake don't blow it!
Jamaica Observer
The legacy of oil in Trinidad is visible there. We have no legacies of aluminium; no art, structures or monuments which say to posterity "Yes we had alumina and bauxite!" For centuries we were a top agro-industrial nation, today we can't feed ourselves.

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Bolt stays ahead of the field – Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica GleanerBolt stays ahead of the fieldJamaica GleanerNow, after the historic defence of his Olympic titles, Bolt was last night honoured with the Global Jamaican Award during The Gleaner Honour Awards ceremony at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New ...

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