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2 hrs ago | Global Voices Online
The finals of Season 5 of NBC's The Voice are in progress - and Caribbean netizens are already glued to their television sets, smart phones close at hand, waiting to see if Jamaican vocal powerhouse #Tessanne Chin will win.
Should states get to ban abortion?
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5 hrs ago | The Gleaner
On Thursday December, 19, 2013, from 4 p.m.- 9p.m., lifestyle brand We Are Massiv.
9 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
From March 1-31, 2014 take advantage of Moon Dance Cliffs' "Endless Weekend" offer and enjoy low weekday rates starting at just $160 per night for our luxurious, scenic boutique hotel rooms and suites every day of the week.
13 hrs ago | Utility Products
Wood Group GTS has completed the major maintenance service and gas turbine optimization of Jamaica Public Service Co.'
15 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
"The Voice" is getting ready to crown a new winner -- among its contestants and its coaches.
18 hrs ago | The Gleaner
On a day when millions around the world paused to share in a funeral service for South Africa's iconic president, Nelson Mandela, a group of Jamaicans congregated at the Carib Theatre in Kingston to reminisce on, or learn more about, one of their own.
19 hrs ago | Financial Times
Three years ago Dwight Lindsay walked out of Kingston's General Penitentiary after serving a decade in the sprawling concrete block in Jamaica's capital for stabbing a man to death.
JUSTICE SEYMOUR Panton, president of Jamaica's Court of Appeal, is accusing the media of glorifying criminality and at the same time, publishing inaccurate stories.
The cruise ship LV Louis Cristal set sail from Havana on Monday on the first of its round-the-island trips, marking yet another effort to establish Cuba as an attractive and profitable cruise industry destination.
Increased workload and resource constraints are being blamed for the "perceived" lags in the handing down of rulings by the Paula Llewellyn-led Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions .
THREE LAWMAKERS, one from the governing People's National Party, and two from the Opposition Jamaica Labour Party, last Friday used the occasion of the joint sitting of Parliament to honour Nelson Mandela, to call attention to the treatment of Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller by sections of the Jamaican media.
Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller and Cedric Blair, managing director of Red Stripe, display the Drink Right campaign slogan at the launch held at Jamaica House.
William Mahfood . accepts a presentation from Debbie-Ann Gordon Crawford at Food For The Poor Jamaica's 30th Anniversary Function, Christmas for the Classroom: Honouring Donors, Supporting Education, held at Hope Zoo, Old Hope Road.
The show, which is aired on YouTube.com , sees T.O.K members portraying themselves as television broadcasters, as they tackle topical issues based on local and international affairs.
Author Fay Pickersgill shares a laugh with former Prime Minister P.J. Patterson at the launch of her book 'Jamaica's Fascinating Falmouth', at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel last Wednesday.
"The action by GHL was reached after it undertook a thorough analysis of the costs and benefits of maintaining its dual listing on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange and the JSE," the company said.
Hopefully, this week's visit to China by the finance minister, Peter Phillips, and supporting technocrats won't be the subject of the facile sniping that followed trips abroad by Dr Phillips' boss, Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller.