‘Gay tourists welcome’ - JTB head says perception about Jamaica being hostile is wrong

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WESTERN BUREAU: Director of Tourism Donovan White was at pains to reassure a Canada-based reporter that Jamaicans harboured no open hostility towards gay visitors during a press conference at Caribbean Travel Marketplace in Montego Bay last week….

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Political tensions rise over Bloomfield’s murder

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Political tensions are rising following the death of Portland Eastern Member of Parliament Dr Lynvale Bloomfield as allegations swirl over possible motives behind his murder.

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‘Gay tourists welcome’

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WESTERN BUREAU:

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Tourism ministry defends Asia-made promo items

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‘That could have been me’ -Neighbour with twin babies traumatised by Grants Pen blaze

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As the community of Belgium in Grants Pen, St Andrew, tries to pick up the pieces from last Thursday’s deadly blaze which claimed the lives of two-year-old twins Nahelia and Nahalia Pinnock, one neighbour is finding it particularly hard to…

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Aberdeen High postpones sports day after boisterous students protest

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The acting principal of the Aberdeen High School in St Elizabeth has declined to comment on two days of protest at the school by students upset about the postponement of their annual sports day.

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UPDATE | No foul play suspected in death of medical doctor - preliminary report

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The University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona is reporting that a preliminary assessment by members of the police’s Technical Services Division of the scene where a body was discovered on campus this morning has indicated that no foul play is…

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UTech grad killed one week after collecting engineering degree

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Reynold Kerr wanted to live to see 100 years old. He hoped to one day have many children, but his life was cut short at just 25 years old. The Munro College past student and his friend, Akiele Davis, 25, set out to attend a class reunion in Mona,…

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Woman speaks up after beating throat cancer

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Twelve years ago, Marvett Green got news that she had cancer in her throat. She said that before being diagnosed, she was experiencing fainting spells and did not know why.In order to fight the cancer, doctors removed her larynx (voice box). Green…

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Have you seen my dad? - Search on for missing taxi driver

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Family members of 51-year-old Kenneth Duncan, otherwise called ‘Twinnie’, of Crooks Street, Kingston 12, who has been missing since Thursday, January 31, are frantically searching for him. His daughter, Pauliesha Duncan, said he did not return to…

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