C-Bar track stars suspended for disobedience, not assault

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Calabar High School’s acting principal, Calvin Rowe, has fired back at physics teacher Sanjaye Shaw, accusing the educator of attempting to overstep his boundaries in wanting to dictate what punishment should be meted out to track stars DeJour…

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CARICOM ‘sellouts’ - Furious regional leaders blast Holness, others’ meeting with Trump over Venezuela

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Prime ministers within the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) have been sounding off over the decision of a select few Caribbean leaders to meet with United States (US) President Donald Trump last Friday in Florida to discuss the deepening political…

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Rapist has 40-year sentence slashed

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A man who raped a woman three times while holding her hostage inside her home for three terrifying hours has had his 40-year sentence slashed by 16 years. The Court of Appeal, in a ruling handed down last Friday, ordered that Neville Barnes, 44,…

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Not Ruel’s man - CMU’s Pinnock denies chairmanship of Reid foundation as corruption probe deepens

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Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) President Fritz Pinnock has distanced himself from Cabinet discard Ruel Reid, denying allegations that he holds chairmanship of a fundraising foundation linked to the former education minister, who was sacked…

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Terpenes: how they impact your high and their therapeutic benefits

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Have you ever smelt ganja so enticing, you just want to chop it up and sprinkle it over your favourite dish like Salt Bae, the Turkish chef who broke the Internet in 2017 with his elaborate salt-sprinkling technique? Yes, ganja can be that good!…

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Trump cleared of collusion – Mueller report

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WASHINGTON (AP): The united States (US) Justice Department said yesterday that special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation did not find evidence that US President Donald Trump’s campaign “conspired or coordinated” with Russia to influence the…

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Delroy Hewitt ruling will set precedent on police promotions, says JFJ

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Executive Director of Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ), Rodjé Malcolm, says the decision of the Privy Council on the promotion of Delroy Hewitt will set a new legal precedent and will aid in the longstanding attempts to reform how police are…

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PNP calls for removal of Central High chairman over murder charge

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The People’s National Party (PNP) has called for the immediate removal of Central High chairman, Henry Morant, amid reports that he is currently on bail for a murder charge.

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GraceKennedy responds to alleged attack on teacher by Calabar athletes

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Don Wehby, CEO of the GraceKennedy Group, title sponsor of the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls’ Athletics Championships (Champs), says the alleged attack on a teacher at Calabar High School by student athletes provides an opportunity to fast-…

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