Mon, 09 Dec 2019 18:49:56 GMT

Jamaica

Nicholas Bingham and Delroy Gooden put on their flippers, masks, and snorkels then wrap their faces to protect agai… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Owners of two unregistered loan businesses are anticipating more persons seeking their services to do their Christm… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Come next year,the more than seven hundred thousand #ScotiaBank customers will have access to its new mobile applic… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

PNP’s Dwayne Vaz said the failure of the Government to ensure timely remuneration of HOPE programme participants, m… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Health Minister to focus on management of dengue and mosquito breeding sites during town hall meeting in Manchester… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The outcry of several discerning football fans and experts against Argentine Barcelona star Lionel Messi being awar… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Since the start of the year, dengue has been on the lips of everyone and with no medically researched cure, persons… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at 85 - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768654

Jamaican students honoured at CXC regional awards - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768658

RADA warns farmers about beet armyworm increase arising from rainfall - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768656

Tears flowed yesterday at the North Street Seventh-day Adventist Church at the funeral of seven-year-old Benjamin B… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#Flair's new cover: This is Di Band! Xaymaca International pressed play for mas recently, partying from indoors to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In recognition of International Anti-Corruption Day today, PNP said that when given the opportunity, it will lead a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Limited water availability raising concerns across the region - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768653

Jamaica Agricultural Society President, Lenworth Fulton, said that the 2018 combining of all agricultural commodity… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

PNP calls for strengthening of anti-corruption agencies - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768652

TAJ to introduce sixth phase of mandatory e-filing requirement in January jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/TAJ…

The four Jamaican students were among 20 from the region who were honoured at the presentation of awards ceremony f… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

After being unable to perform back in August due to law enforcers pulling the plug on the event at 2 a.m., dancehal… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Anti-doping agency imposes 4-year ban on Russia - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768651

Residents in Craig Mill #Portland are calling on their Member of Parliament, Daryl Vaz to immediately intervene to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Earlier this year the Justice Ministry and National Integrity Action (#NIA), embarked on an island-wide training pr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

As part of the 'Liv Gud' anti-violence campaign, a #mural bearing the words "Unity for Swallowfield" is now at Old… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Police said some 50 people were visiting White Island when the volcano exploded. Some 23 people made it off the is… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Opposition party in Dominica says it will not recognise election results - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768648

Have you seen 48-y-o Ian Powell? He was last seen in Westmoreland wearing a black merino, blue and white plaid shor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The police record is an essential piece of document that is used to verify whether or not a person has ever been le… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The national costume for @missuniversejam 2019 was based on the Jamaican legend Annie Palmer, the infamous White Wi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Senate approves bill to merge HEART Trust/NTA with NYS and JFLL - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768646

5 dead, many more missing in eruption of New Zealand volcano - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768645

WADA bans Russia from Olympics over doping scandals jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/WAD…

Waterhouse FC women’s head coach Xavier Gilbert has said that the lack of sponsorship for local women’s football is… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Beauty is one thing... But power, passion, poise, substance, intelligence are a whole other ball game! What a t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hours before she bade her final farewell to her late brother, eight-year-old Seraphine Bair was a picture of worry… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Government has commenced a comprehensive review of safety and security regulations in public schools in the wak… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Finance Minister Nigel Clarke perhaps needs to explain more about the near J$1-billion contract awarded to consulti… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Monday's front page of The Gleaner. Pick up a copy or read online: jamaica-gleaner.com. pic.twitter.com/exrwN655Td

In Jamaica, you can register your non-profit organisation through either the Department of Cooperatives and Friendl… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

SAY HER NAME! The new Miss Universe is the beautiful, intelligent, poised, elegant @zozitunzi “The most importa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa is Miss Universe 2019. The 68th edition of Miss Universe came to an emotional close… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Jamaican actress Sashani is currently in total celebration mode over her first big film role. The movie, A Christma… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Kareem’s Quest – Heading to Jay’s Guesthouse with the Jeep Wrangler Located along the border of St. Thomas, Jays Gu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It seemed inevitable that Tommi Gore would be on a racetrack testing his skills against the best, after all, his fa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

With several questionable brands of bottled water on the local market, the Bureau of Standards Jamaica says many ma… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

More than 25 per cent of 11th graders of Bustamante High School students from the Rocky Point community in Clarendo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Clarendon College can now celebrate to their heart’s content. The DaCosta Cup champs retained the Olivier Shield in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

VOX POP: Do you prefer Buju’s old or new music? While Buju Banton links up with Dave Kelly on his new track see wh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Truck drivers who distribute goods from Kingston to the north coast are being plagued by armed robbers as they trav… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Upon finishing his degree, Newman mixed his love for engineering and auto to form a local and international network… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

“I started asking my friends to test drive the Civic and give me their feedback. Each time, they would comment on h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Audley Shaw is calling for more partnerships within… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Ministry of Health and Wellness has launched a $50 million Research for Wellness Fund. See details here:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Dr  Nigel Clarke says the region requires technical support and financi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

There is an ongoing conversation about the access young Jamaicans have to quality jobs after they have completed te… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The community of Long Spring Lane, White River Portland is in shock following the murder of 30 year old Odeain Mcdo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

JN Circle to boost service clubs around Spanish Town - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768593

Over two years since the death of Violet ‘Aunt V’ Brown, who was recognised by the Guinness Book of World Records a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Senate approves bill to merge Heart Trust/NTA with NYS and JFLL jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Sen…

Caroll Spinney who voiced Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died today at the a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

When attorney Bert Samuels defended Shorty more than 36 years ago, when everyone and his dogs thought that he was g… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

IDB assists JSE with crafting social enterprise financing framework for Jamaica - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768591

NIA head calls on JPs to step up efforts to fight corruption jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/NIA…

Police cordon off section of Spanish Town Road to probe shooting jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Pol…

Spanish Town Road in the vicinity of Riverton City blocked, motorists urged to avoid area - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768589

@taylor2nd @Ian1foto PHOTO: Students of Jessie Ripoll Primary School, Azariah Thompson (playing the guitar) and Cou… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Education ministry pledges to continue its support of Benjamin Bair's family who was laid to rest today jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Edu…

Come December 17, when Ghetto Splash celebrates its 30th anniversary, the King of Dancehall, Beenie Man, will be sp… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Sunday Gleaner has obtained testimony from two of more than 30 children who are now being held in correctional… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Jamaica's human development ranking on UN index to be revealed tomorrow - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768588

West Indies beat India to level T20 series at 1-1 jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Wes…

@KryssyAndy Behind every successful artiste is a dedicated staff assisting to bring the dream to life. One person c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

World Food Programme says Caribbean 'a laboratory for climate action' jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Wor…

The Miss Universe Jamaica Organization said this year's costume was not intended to glorify Annie Palmer's deeds or… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@taylor2nd @Ian1foto PHOTO: Hubert 'Chubby' Green, an uncle of the deceased, wears a hardened expression as he prov… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Man arrested after police seize two cars, three mobile phones at house where illegal gun is found - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768587

@taylor2nd PHOTOS: School mates of Benjamin Bair, relatives and other well wishers pay their respects during the fu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

St Catherine man accused of killing 8-y-o boy remanded for psychiatric evaluation - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768586

Guyana to start issuing new driver’s licence before Christmas - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768585

World Food Programme says Caribbean ‘a laboratory for climate action’ - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768584

West Indies win toss, opt to bowl in second India T20 jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Wes…

Devastating factory fire kills at least 43 in Indian capital - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768583

#OutlookMagazine's new cover: "It's is not just about creating a good photo, but producing pictures that tell our s… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#GospelSpotlight: Gospel singer Cario Young, armed with his latest single, ‘ Increase My Faith’, has decided to use… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

25 officers awarded in Kingston West for exemplary service jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/25_…

Hopeton Heron, the executive director of the BSJ, told journalists at the forum that, even if the BSJ or the NCRA p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Several retailers could be putting the lives of their customers at risk by selling expired or soon-to-be expired fo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

PHOTO: Keanu Henry, cousin of the late Benjamin Bair, sits inside the family home in Kingston moments before depart… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The dress code for the 90th Jamaica Producers (JP) Group Ltd was FARM CHIC .... So what did I do? Ordered a loc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Plant care during Christmas: Avoid hot or cold drafts, keep the soil moist not soggy, and place in a room with suff… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Despite promises to wipe from the books a section of the Child Care and Protection Act, which allows judges in the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

There are two significant takeaways from Prime Minister Andrew Holness’ visit last week to the Rasta City area of t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Sunday's front page of The Gleaner. Pick up a copy or read online: jamaica-gleaner.com. pic.twitter.com/aU5k4sRUCS

Editors’ Forum | Expired! - Supermarkets, store owners selling outdated goods to consumers - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768564

Tech Review: Is there a place in Jamaica’s market for an ultra premium phone: The Note 10 plus is an ultra premium… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Clarendon College's technical director, Lenworth Hyde, says today's game was a very exciting one and he salutes his… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Clarendon College has successfully retained the Olivier Shield with another back-to-back DaCosta Cup title. Andre N… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Clarendon College retain Olivier Shield after close win over JC - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768505

Local Government Minister Desmond McKenzie says a decision has been taken for some 16 dieticians to be placed in in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Goalkeeper Daniel Smith scores to equalize for #ClarendonCollege as the #OlivierShield final goes to a penalty shoo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@Ian1foto With the game coming to a close Clarendon College has equalized the scores. After regulation 1-1, the Oli… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@Ian1foto The crowd has erupted in celebration as Jamaica College scores in the 89th minute of the ISSA Olivier Shi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Nicole White (RGD), presents Donovan Brown (wheelchair), fire victim of the Good Shepherd Home, with his birth cert… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Olivier Shield | JC, CC locked at 0-0 at half-time after lengthy delay - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768503

A new date has been set for the funeral of national female footballer, Tarania Clarke, who was stabbed and killed i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@Ian1foto Shortly after the #OlivierShield football match started at Kingston's National Stadium, these men were sp… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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@Ian1foto The lights are now on inside the National Stadium and the game is about to resume. #OlivierShield pic.twitter.com/R9hasfAv6W

ISSA's Competitions Director George Forbes has indicated that they were expecting the generator at the facility to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Olivier Shield clash stopped due to lighting issues - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768501

The Olivier Shields came to a halt 26 minute in to the game after the goalkeeper of Jamaica College, Daniel Russell… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

World 100m and 200m Jamaican stalwart Yohan Blake, is in India promoting road safety awareness. Blake, who landed i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WATCH: Jamaica College and Clarendon College walking on to the field as they ready themselves for the Olivier Shiel… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#MyConfession: Mi say, STAR! Mi meet a man online inna last year and him did seem really nice. Him used to visit mi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

PHOTO: A tractor operator commissioned by the National Water Commission prepares to excavate a section of Half-Way… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The win represents an unprecedented fifth consecutive term for Skerrit's Dominica Labour Party jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/PNP…

Tricia Chambers-Forrester, sister of slain former chairman of the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC), Douglas Cha… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Social media split over Jamaica's costume at Miss Universe pageant. The costume was dubbed 'Annie Palmer- Legend of… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Patterned off the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), traditionally, the programme structure and content of Jam… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@shornhector PHOTO: A few meters away from the mural for the national anti-violence 'Liv Gud' campaign at the corne… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A new report by the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says the number of Caribbean children displaced by storms has risen… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The shooting death of a Portland man on Wednesday night was the 10th murder in the eastern Jamaica parish this year… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Permanent traffic changes for Mandela Highway/Six Miles come Monday jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/2…

Marine life under threat from plummeting oxygen levels jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Mar…

In a sweeping indictment of critics of security crackdowns across the island, Prime Minister Andrew Holness has ins… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

18-month prison sentence for helping to fleece BPO firm of $80m - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768498

Dominica's Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has emerged from a “bruising” campaign to claim victory in Friday’s gen… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#DancersParadise: As teenage global reggae star Koffee celebrates a successful year, there are others celebrating r… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Michael Reid, a father of nine, was taken to the Family Court earlier this year after it was reported that he left… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Senator Dr André Haughton has described as “bait” a recommendation by Opposition Leader Dr Peter Phillips to reduce… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Man charged for mob-killing related to slaying of Shantae Skyers - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768497

Some 60 per cent of Haitians make less than US$2 a day and 25 per cent earn less than US$1 a day. jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Pro…

NOW: Graphic artist Leighton Estic transforming what was once a blank wall with the LiV Gud mural. The Swallowfield… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Fast-rising dancehall artiste Jahvillani has embarked on his first tour of Canada. bit.ly/351r8oy pic.twitter.com/Ylo4HyMasq

The Health Ministry said grants will be provided for research in priority areas which includes wellness in the work… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

$8M paid out by CrimeStop this year - Munroe - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768494

54-year-old Maxine Walker is said to be among a group of persons who defrauded more than $80 million from a busines… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

US job figures for November highest in ten months - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768493

Nineties dancehall front-runner, Frisco Kid, says come 2020, he will be seeking to bring back some authenticity to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

C'bean forecasters warn of expected decline in rainfall in several parts of the region jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Cbe…

Checking the status of your NHT contributions is easy! Just stop by any of the NHT Branches, with your: - NIS Car… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

'No evidence of domestic terrorism', says US military of Pearl Harbor murder-suicide - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768492

#WehDemUpTo: “Tell dem fi pack up and lock shop because I’m back,” said Frisco Kid, as he declared that 2020 will b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

DaCosta Cup champions Clarendon College (CC) will have every intention of keeping their all island crown when they… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Thomas Cook customers frustrated by refund delay - jamaica-gleaner.com/node/768491

The Agriculture Ministry said more local ground provisions and fruits will be made available to schools. The minist… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Skerrit claims victory in Dominica general election jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Ske…

The Kingston and St Andrew Municipal Corporation (KSAMC) has hit back at criticism from noted composer Peter Ashbou… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A Grants Pen woman is lucky to be alive following a case of attempted suicide which was thwarted after she was cut… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Danielle Stewart* was living and working overseas in 2017 when a friend alerted her to The Orchards, an ambitious h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…