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Daily Archives: May 4, 2021

FACE-TO-FACE CLASSES FOR EXAM STUDENTS TO BEGIN ON MONDAY

Cabinet has approved the resumption of face-to-face instruction as of Monday for students sitting examinations. According to Prime Minister Andrew Holness, Face-to-face engagement for students...

CURFEW MEASURES EXTENDED FOR ANOTHER 4 WEEKS

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says despite the reduction of the infection rate and new cases, the relaxation of the measures would not be wise....

TAXI OPERATOR DIES IN CLARENDON CRASH

At least one person has died following a crash along the Chapelton Main Road in Clarendon. Reports are that a taxi operator died...

WEATHER UPDATE – MAY 4, 2021

There is a High Pressure Ridge across Jamaica. The Met Office says the High Pressure Ridge is expected to remain across the island until Thursday. Thereafter, a Trough moves...

BRITNEY SPEARS CALLS DOCUMENTARIES ABOUT HER HYPOCRITICAL

Britney Spears has called documentaries about her conservatorship arrangements hypocritical because they perpetuate media interest in her life. The singer, in an Instagram post, also...

JAMAICAN BOXER TO FEATURE AT TOKYO OLYMPICS

Jamaican boxer Ricardo “Big 12” Brown has qualified for the Tokyo Olympics. The super-heavyweight qualified based on a ranking system to select Olympic Games qualifiers. This after the qualifying event...

EDUCATION MINISTER WANTS PARENTS TO READ TO KIDS MORE

To commemorate Read Across Jamaica Day today, Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Fayval Williams, is encouraging parents and guardians to read to children...

INDIAN OPPOSITION WANTS LOCK DOWN AMID COVID SURGE

India's main opposition party has called for a full national lockdown, shortly after the country passed more than 20 million Covid-19 infections. There has been...

KEMAR LAWRENCE HEADS BACK TO MLS

Reggae Boy Defender Kemar Lawrence is slated to move back to Major League Soccer following a short stint at European club Anderlecht. Lawrence will however...

GOLDEN GLOBES’ BOARD PROPOSE CHANGES

The body behind the Golden Globes has drafted proposals that, if implemented, could see the embattled organisation undergo transformational change. They include measures to recruit...
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