LOCAL FORECAST Tuesday, July 10, 2018

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There is a Tropical Wave east of Jamaica. The Tropical Wave, which is the remnants of Beryl, is expected to move across the island today resulting in an increase in rainfall activity across most paris

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Something Extra | Wednesday

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Social media celebrities, reggae and dancehall artistes, all stepped out in their best outfits last Saturday, to get a dose of Jamaica’s musical culture at Ratingz. The Triple Century Car Park at the center of New Kingston, was transformed into a ‘…

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Woman allegedly mistreated by T’dad immigration gets lawyer

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ATTORNEY-AT-LAW Anthony Hylton is to represent the Jamaican woman who was last week denied entry into Trinidad and Tobago along with her four-month-old son.Hylton, who spoke to the Jamaica Observer yesterday, said that the manner in which it was reported that the woman and her child were treated before being deported goes against everything that the Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas represents.

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MoBay’s mayor calls for extension of state of emergency

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MONTEGO BAY, St James — Mayor of Montego Bay Councillor Homer Davis is calling for a further extension of the state of public emergency which was first declared in St James on January 18.In May, the House of Representatives voted unanimously to extend the state of public emergency in that parish by an additional 90 days, which will come to an end on August 2.

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May stares down Brexit plan backlash as ministers quit

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LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Government imploded yesterday as Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson followed Brexit Minister David Davis in resigning over her plan for Britain’s future outside the European Union (EU).Johnson warned Britain was headed for the “status of colony” of the EU after it leaves in March, and said the Brexit “dream is dying”.

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May stares down Brexit plan backlash as ministers quit

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LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Government imploded yesterday as Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson followed Brexit Minister David Davis in resigning over her plan for Britain’s future outside the European Union (EU).Johnson warned Britain was headed for the “status of colony” of the EU after it leaves in March, and said the Brexit “dream is dying”.

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Protesters, police clash in Haiti as unrest continues

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Protesters clashed with police yesterday in Haiti’s capital while a general strike kept most people at home across the country in a fourth day of unrest sparked by a now-rescinded Government plan to raise fuel prices in the impoverished nation.

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Chile wants trade deal with Caricom

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PRESIDENT of the Republic of Chile Sebastián Piñera has expressed interest in entering into negotiations on a free trade agreement with the Caribbean Community (Caricom).Piñera said the Chilean Government, which already has free trade agreements with more than 70 countries in the world, has been looking forward to starting this process “for a long period of time”.

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PHOTO: 40 years at JPS

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Court allows Kartel appeal

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Defence attorneys representing dancehall artiste Vybz Kartel and his fellow murder convicts emerged from the Appeal Court with broad smiles yesterday after being granted permission to introduce fresh evidence to challenge their 2014 conviction.

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