LOCAL FORECAST Monday July 9,2018

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There is a Trough across Jamaica and the central Caribbean. It is expected to be linger across the region through to late Wednesday, thereafter…

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LOCAL FORECAST Monday July 9,2018

Power on July 9th, 2018 | File Under Power 106 News -

There is a Trough across Jamaica and the central Caribbean. It is expected to be linger across the region through to late Wednesday, thereafter…

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Redress of Windrush suffering must not be isolated

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The Windrush victims may be separated from their enslaved ancestors by multiple generations, but their treatment and need for redress is not dissimilar. Jamaican poet Claude McKay made the point in 1922 regarding the legacy of intergenerational suffering from slavery to the colonial period when he wrote his poem Enslaved:“Oh when I think of my long-suffering race,For weary centuries despised, oppressed,

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So much to gain from Caricom unity

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It was really hard on Caricom to be holding its 39th heads of government conference during the World Cup. There they were, discussing and signing off on life-changing issues, and there we were, glued to ‘the greatest show on Earth’. Lucky for them, but to the sorrow of many, the great Brazil lost to a powerful Belgium on Friday, and so folks could drown their sorrows in some positive news out of the conference which ended the same day.

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Revenge: A dish best served cold

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 IF you have ever been cheated on then you would agree that revenge, if even for a fleeting moment, dominated your mind. And while some people are more forgiving, there are others who will not rest until the offending partner gets a taste of his/her own medicine. Below All Woman readers share the various ways in which they were able to exact revenge on their cheating partners. 

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Deanne Pryce — More active after retirement

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THE squash courts are not going to miss Deanne Pryce, although her colleagues at work will.The assistant general manager for finance and administration at JN General Insurance Company (JNGI) retired from her post in March, and that means she’s seen more often at the Liguanea Club in St Andrew.“I want to maintain my body and my mind,” the trim 64-year-old stated. “As you get older, you need to maintain proper muscle mass.”

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You are the father…

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 WHAT are the obligations of a father who is listed on a child’s birth certificate, even if the child is not biologically his? He is legally indebted to the child unless he can prove otherwise, the law states. And in the case of married couples, there is an automatic presumption of paternity without there being a need for additional supportive evidence

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He wants to kick us out

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Dear Mrs Macaulay,

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Vows: On The Wings of Love

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Still floating on cloud nine in nuptial bliss are Forward Air Finance Manager Delvin Williams and Delta Airlines Senior Product Manager Joline Charlton, who tied the knot in a ceremony officiated by Ruthlyn Stoner-Haughton on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at Trident Castle, Port Antonio. The couple met at Joline’s best friend’s wedding, and in that moment the interconnectivity of people in this seemingly small world had never been clearer. “Surprisingly, although I knew his sister,…

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3 women share their infertility struggles

Observer on July 9th, 2018 | File Under Flair -

 INFERTILITY is characterised as the inability or failure to establish a clinical pregnancy after 12 months of regular, unprotected sexual intercourse or due to an impairment of a person’s capacity to reproduce, either as an individual or with their partner. Many women face this nightmare and often feel like they are alone in the struggle to conceive, maintain a healthy pregnancy, and bring home a baby after nine months.

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