Oct 23rd

Although it is a dim memory right now I still have nightmares about waking up and trying to take a bath with only a trickle of water in the pipesThe drought period affected several consumers there were reports of persons having to resort to buying water which proved to be an expensive optionThere were many communities who had to do without the precious...

Oct 23rd

A little over a year ago, Supa Dups, founder of Black Chiney Sound (and producer for Eminem, Bruno Mars and Rihanna, among others), uploaded the full catalog of...

Oct 22nd

Anticipation was in the air as we arrived at the gate of the St Jago Cathedral Preparatory School in Spanish Town last Friday morning Students were bustling around in small groups Some trailed after their teachers with questions Miss Hot 102 FM was setting up in a shady corner arranging wires and cables On the other side of the yard LASCO employees who...

Oct 22nd

The story of Mr. Brown is one that I've addressed a couple times in years past.  So instead of spending a lot of time rewriting I'll get to what I wrote in 2005...

Oct 22nd

October is Black history month in the UK

Faheemah Luqman is a keen Permaculturist in training and founder of Blue Paradise Farms, an emergent Permaculture resort-cum-educational facility in Westmoreland, Jamaica. Faheemah is studying Permaculture, a branch of Ecology or the philosophy of working in harmony with, rather than against nature.

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Oct 22nd

Jamaica’s murder rate while still very high seems to be moving in the right direction. According to a report by RJR News, 799 persons have been killed since January. This is down from 966 during the corresponding period last year. Despite the reduction, the past two weeks have been bloody as several multiple killings have taken place. On Sunday, three...

Oct 22nd

On the very day, that Sagicor donated $4m to the Ebola effort, the Minister of National Security and the inept parliament members stoutly defended spending  $4m to deport Abu Bakr .
What can I say about our priorities ?
Can the government of Jamaica back the support it has received Sagicor, or will they tell us there is no money to do so?...

Oct 22nd

Gunfire broke out in the Canadian Parliament Building as the Prime Minister and his cabinet were in a meeting.
We understand that the gunman and a soldier has been killed.

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