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3 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions
A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- and the issuer credit ratings of "a-" of Sagicor Life Inc. and Sagicor Capital Life Insurance Company Limited .
7 hrs ago | Sag Harbor Online
Post-post-colonial Jamaica, the pollution crisis in China, and the inked up working class of Ohio seem like unusual choices for an art show, and that's the point.
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Escape to the stunning Cliffs of Negril this holiday season and unwrap a gift you know you'll enjoy: free nights at luxurious Moon Dance Cliffs.
8 hrs ago | KRAV-FM Tulsa
Ready to take a sneak peek inside Joseph Morgan and Persia White's “rustic” Jamaican wedding day ? Just two months after exclusively revealing to star - tied the knot on July 5 in Ocho Rios in a quaint ceremony.
14 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
TRANSPORT and Works Minister Omar Davies is today expected to announce an increase in bus fares for the State-run Jamaica Urban Transit Company at a press conference at his ministry's Maxfield Avenue headquarters in Kingston.
18 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
Jamaica Observer online readers have weighed on a report that the deaf/mute in the Mario Deane case has still not been charged.
18 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer
THE tranquil climes of Portland in eastern Jamaica will play host to Cinema Paradise - Jamaica's newest film festival - from August 27 to 31. Nine feature-length films and documentaries, as well as a number of shorts, will be showcased during the five-day event to be held at the Great Huts resort in Boston Bay.
KINGSTON, Jamaica A lawyer for convicted Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton said Tuesday that a U.S. federal appellate court agreed to a new hearing on his latest appeal.
A Cabinet subcommittee has been set up to develop a strategic response to treating prison inmates following the death of Mario Deane, who was beaten while in police custody earlier this month.
She was brought up by a single mother in rural Jamaica, in a family of modest means.
KINGSTON, JAMAICA, Aug 19 -- The Government has set up a special committee to examine the treatment of people in police lock-ups, following the beating and subsequent death of a police detainee.
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First Regional Co-operative Credit Union which has been offering assistance to students in the north eastern parishes throughout the years will be forking out some $3 million this year in scholarships, bursaries and book grants this year, as it incorporates recipients outside of this area.
But, despite being made Jamaica's first national hero in 1964, hailed as a hero of the black nationalist and back-to-Africa movements globally, and an idol of roots reggae musicians, many Jamaicans still believe that Garvey has still not received the recognition he deserves at home.
I believe it is a truism to say that we all recognise that the process towards the realisation of the objectives of the struggle for Emancipation and Independence is an ongoing one which demands the commitment of all our citizens.
PROFIT organisation based in Connecticut, USA, has for the past five years been assisting needy Jamaican high school students who are faced with economic hardships.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 05:18 pm
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