Warrant activated as accused baby thief misses court again

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WESTERN BUREAU: The St James Circuit Court yesterday activated a warrant for the arrest of Melissa Harriot, the woman accused of stealing a baby at Cornwall Regional Hospital in Montego Bay earlier this year, after she failed to attend court for…

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Is there growth in the BPO sector? (Part 2) - Jamaica Observer

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Gas prices down $2.65, diesel down $2.55

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Gas prices are to go down by $2.65 on Thursday. The state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, says E-10 87 will sell for $128.00 per litre and a litre of E-10 90 will sell for $130.83. Automotive diesel oil will go down by $2.55 per litre…

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DOHA 2019 | Rushell Clayton moves on to 400m hurdles final

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National champion Rushell Clayton produced an impressive run to win semi-final two and advanced to the women’s 400m hurdles final at the IAAF World Championships. The 26-year-old won the event in 54.17 seconds ahead of Zuzana Hejnova of the…

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DOHA 2019 | Omar McLeod to contest Men’s 110m hurdles final

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Defending champion Omar McLeod will contest today’s final of the men’s 110m hurdles at the IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar. McLeod sped to 13.08 seconds to win his semi-final quite comfortably ahead of Pacal Martinot-Lagarde of…

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DOHA 2019 | Demish Gaye, Akeem Bloomfield advance to 400m final

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Jamaican quarter-milers Demish Gaye and Akeem Bloomfield have both advanced to the final of the men’s 400m at the IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar. Gayle ran a season’s best time of 44.66 seconds to finish third in semi-final…

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DOHA 2019 | Clayton in 400m hurdles final, Salmon gets PB but fails to advance

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National champion Rushell Clayton produced an impressive performance to win semi-final two of the women’s 400m hurdles and advance to Friday’s final at the IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar.  The 26-year-old Clayton won the…

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Haile Selassie student struck by lightning recovering - ISSA

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The Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) is reporting that the Haile Selassie student who was struck by lightning at an ISSA/Manning Cup match yesterday is recovering from his ordeal. ISSA, in a statement today, said that the student…

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DOHA 2019 | Shanice Love, Shadae Lawrence fail to qualify for Women’s Discus final

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Shanice Love and Shadae Lawrence have failed to advance for the final of the Women’s Discus at the IAAF World Championships. Love’s distance of 59.50m in Group A qualifying and Lawrence’s 58.51m  in Group B were not good enough to…

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DOHA 2019 | Shanice Love places ninth in Group A discus qualifying round.

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Shanice Love finished in ninth place in the Group A qualification of the Women’s Discus at the IAAF World Championships. Her distance of 59.50m was not enough to meet the automatic qualifying standard of 63.00m and will have to wait and see if…

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