Finally! - Holness acts on Sykes

Gleaner on March 1st, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday staved off a possible showdown in the courts with the Jamaican Bar Association as he advised Governor General Sir Patrick Allen to appoint Justice Bryan Sykes as Jamaica’s chief justice.Sources close to the…

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Torrei Hart celebrates birthday in JA

Gleaner on March 1st, 2018 | File Under Entertainment News -

No woes about reaching the big four-zero here! VH1’s Atlanta Exes, TV/film actress and comedian Torrei Hart, is currently in Jamaica and is set to host her birthday celebration tonight inside the Triple Century Sports Bar in…

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JWN’s Smith, Brown elevated in Campari Group

Gleaner on March 1st, 2018 | File Under Business News -

J. Wray and Nephew commercial director, Cecil Smith Jr has been appointed to lead Campari’s Canada sales outfit as the new commercial director based in Toronto. Michelle Brown will replace Smith as head of the Jamaican commercial operations….

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Thomas expects Portmore response

Gleaner on March 1st, 2018 | File Under Sport News -

  Portmore United’s coach Shavar Thomas said despite his team’s lacklustre performance in their 3-0 defeat to mid-table UWI at the UWI Bowl on Sunday, it is not a true reflection of his team or his players’ character or quality….

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Engine revs up Road Flex’s handcart business

Gleaner on March 1st, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

Tired of walking around with boxes and the bags of goods that he sells, Kenroy ‘Road Flex’ Hibbert came up of with the idea of building a motorised cart to make his travels easier.”Mi sell cologne, air freshener, and all a dem things deh, and mi…

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20 years old, and I have slept with 100 men - Wayward woman wants to change lifestyle

Gleaner on March 1st, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

At 20 years old, Jane Miller* says her life has not been easy. And after having sex with more than 100 men, she is ready to change and be a better person.Miller said that after struggling for almost three years…

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Former J’can star athlete in hot water over sex video

Gleaner on March 1st, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

A former Kingston College star athlete, who now attends university in the United States, is in hot water after allegedly videotaping his roommate having sex with a woman and threatening to post footage online.Information reaching THE STAR is that…

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News on the go

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NEWS ON THE GOThe journalism fraternity was on Wednesday plunged into deep mourning following the shocked passing of the Western Mirror’s Volney Barrett, one of the profession’s brightest and fastest-rising stars.Barrett, 32, died at approximately 2…

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Time to make fashion - Clarendon teen gets sewing chance

Gleaner on March 1st, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

A young resident from deep-rural Clarendon who has a passion for sewing/dressmaking has decided to make it her source of generating an income.Dammannice Allen, 20, who lives in Crawle River in the parish,…

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EJA advocates for strength in unions

Gleaner on March 1st, 2018 | File Under Entertainment News -

Already, there exist over 10 unions acting on behalf of local entertainers by either seeking out proper management, the protection of intellectual property rights, preserving the musical heritage among other issues that influence the social being of…

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