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However, a museum established at the birthplace of National Hero Norman Washington Manley at Roxborough in central Manchester is attracting a steady stream of visitors curious to learn more about their country's history.
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MORE than 1,000 residents from communities in and around West Kingston yesterday took to the streets with placards as they called for peace in the violence-torn section of the Jamaican capital.
12 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
MANY Jamaicans, particularly school children, were among the Jamaica Day celebrants on February 28. It provided an opportunity for people to show off the national colours of black, green and gold and embrace their "Jamaicanness".
I worked for the National Solid Waste Management Authority for over 17 years. On August 14, 2008, I was one of several workers dismissed by the NSWMA without any charge being preferred against us, nor was I called in for a hearing about any sort of wrongdoing.
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By Latonya Linton KINGSTON, Jamaica -- With effect from March 1, 2014, Jamaican nationals travelling to Bermuda for tourism, business or on a work permit, will no longer require a visa or visa waiver to enter that country, provided that they are holding a multiple entry visa to the United States, Canada or the United Kingdom.
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The next viral mobile sensation could be developed right here in Jamaica.
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IN the late 1990s when super spy Roderick 'Jimmy' McGregor was appointed by then Commissioner of Police Francis Forbes to head an intelligence-gathering outfit called the Special Intelligence Unit , 'Jimmy' went to sea on wiretapping the phones of senior policemen, politicians, well-known political activists with suspected criminal links, and ... (more)
WE find the discussions about National Hero Sir Alexander Bustamante's role in the early national movement informative and to be encouraged.
From the peak of our subterranean mountain of collapsed rock inside Windsor Cave in Jamaica, my companion Cindy thought she heard a river in the distance.
Beat the cold New York weather by heading to Ocho Rios, where you can relax on the beach, climb a waterfall and check out live reggae.
IN the mid-1990s when I met him, the glory of his past was as faded as an old copper coin.
AMERICAN rapper Spliff Star, who, along with Busta Rhymes, flew into the island this week to support jailed deejay Vybz Kartel, expressed disappointment that local artistes are not coming to court in support of their beleaguered colleague.
Jan Reid had a problem with immigration. Or more specifically, Ken, her husband of 14 months, had the problem.
More than 70 members of the Bishop Auckland Theatre Hooligans at King James I Academy showcased 20 different contemporary and Jamaican-inspired dances.