Sodom and Gomorrah does not support sodomy law, says Anglican archbishop

Gleaner on October 13th, 2017 | File Under Headline News -

Anglican Archbishop for the West Indies the Rev Dr John Holder says that there is no biblical basis for the support of the sodomy law by some who use religion as a platform to deny others their individual rights.Holder said at yesterday’s start of…

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Chuck slaps Portia, Omar - Reveals gov’t grappling with how to dismantle garrisons

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Justice Minister Delroy Chuck yesterday launched a blistering attack on retired parliamentarians former Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller and Dr Omar Davies, describing the St Andrew constituencies they represented for decades as “two of the…

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Candidates for by-elections to sign political code of conduct

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Candidates for the upcoming by-elections in St Mary South Eastern, St Andrew Southern, and St Andrew South Western are expected to affirm their commitment to good governance and to fair campaigning by signing the Agreement and Declaration on…

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Crime costing Ja $68 billion per year

Gleaner on October 13th, 2017 | File Under Headline News -

Crime does not pay, but it certainly is costing the Government of Jamaica a tidy sum, amounting to $68 billion per year, a dollarfigure the National Security Minister Robert Montague says could fund the construction of 16 new schools.Addressing the…

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No new JUTC rolling stock until 2021

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Despite significant costs to maintain the current fleet of buses owned by the Jamaica Urban Transit Company Limited (JUTC), the Government has no plans at this time to retire the older buses, looking instead at another four years before it acquires…

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Facing breast cancer can be a lonely experience - The pains came back!

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It is never an easy feat dealing with breast cancer as the disease is no respecter of individuals be it race, age or class. We are all susceptible to it but we all handle it differently. One thing is true however, we all need the support.Fact is,…

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FHC, Oppenheimer facilitate access to global capital markets

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The Kingston-based FHC Investments Limited (FHCIL), a subsidiary of First Heritage Credit Union, has entered a partnership with New York-based Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. which provides a range of services to banks and high…

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Stony Gut gets new Paul Bogle - Hero’s great, great grandson bemoans state of community

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Only a stone’s throw away from the centre of Stony Gut in St Thomas lies a small board structure neatly accentuated by bamboo that is the home to 52-year-old Paul Bogle, the supposed offspring…

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More than 10,000 benefit from Fi Wi Jamaica project

Gleaner on October 13th, 2017 | File Under The Star News -

The Fi Wi Jamaica project, a collaborative effort of the University of Technology and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has been making great strides in its advocacy against human trafficking, domestic violence and…

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