Rise United says One PNP’s poll findings biased, unreliable

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PETER Bunting’s ‘Rise United’ last evening rejected the Bill Johnson One PNP poll findings as biased andunreliable. It is clearly a desperate attempt to confuse the public, Rise United campaign manager Dr Dayton Campbell said in a release.He cited, as an example of a clearly leading and biased question: “Which of them (Phillips or Bunting) do you think has the most experience to be leader of the PNP?”

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Bunting takes aim at Holness

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ARMED with the results of a poll commissioned by his ‘Rise United’ campaign team, which shows the gap between the People’s National Party (PNP) and the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) narrowing, Peter Bunting has taken aim at the Andrew Holness Administration and has warned that its days in Government are numbered.

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Earnie Smith — a true hospitality gem

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WHITEHOUSE, Westmoreland — There is a kind of magic that happens when we trust the timing of our lives and allow our passions to lead us. Without a doubt, these are philosophies by which Sandals South Coast 2018 Diamond Team Member, Earnie Smith lives.Actually, the 44-year-old, father of two, who currently works as a junior butler at Sandals South Coast’s exclusive over-water bungalows, never set out to work in the hospitality industry.

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Energy company helping 1,500 primary school

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NEW Fortress Energy says more than 1,500 students attending primary and infant schools in Old Harbour, St Catherine; Clarendon; and Montego Bay, St James will benefit from its annual back-to-school education assistance programme, starting today.

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Boy, 15, in court for gun charges

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THE 15-year-old boy, whom the Kingston Central police say was a suspect in numerous shootings in the division, is to appear in the Gun Court Division of the Supreme Court on Wednesday.Yesterday, when the matter was called up in the Family Court, the matter was transferred to the Gun Court. The accused was subsequently remanded.

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Another donation to education

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The Sandals Foundation, which has education as one of its main focus areas, recently donated several batches of notebooks and pencils to Inch by Inch Ltd, a charitable foundation that hosts an annual back-to-school fair for needy children in Trelawny. Here, director of Inch By Inch Ltd, Tova Hamilton (right), accepts the donations from Sherine Williams, regional public relations coordinator for Sandals Resorts in the Montego Bay region.

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NWA repairing 13 corridors in St Elizabeth

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THE National Works Agency (NWA) is currently carrying out hot mix patching activities on sections of 13 corridors in St Elizabeth. The works, which started on August 5, are being carried out at a cost of $19 million. Works should end by August 31.

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Hospital Hell

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JUNIOR doctors in the public health system have shared multiple horror stories of the conditions in which they work and which, they say, are putting the lives of patients at risk.

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Phillips supporters take digs at Bunting

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They never called his name, but speaker after speaker at the People’s National Party’s (PNP) Manchester North Western constituency conference rally last Saturday night took potshots at Peter Bunting, the Manchester Central member of parliament whose leadership challenge has opened old wounds in the 80-year-old Opposition party.

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Bet on Phillips

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THE Dr Peter Phillips-led ‘One PNP” team is oozing confidence following the findings of a poll it commissioned, which shows that he is the party’s best bet to lead it back into Jamaica House.

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