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For the Reckord | Terra Nova does jazz on Wednesdays
Jazz lovers have a new space,Terra Nova Hotel’s Regency Bar & Lounge.  Last Wednesday saw the inaugural Jazz After Dark in the classy, comfortable room. The hotel's general manager Roderic Crawford, a band led by...

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Today's Issue Published: Friday, June 23, 2017
Lead Stories

Denbigh danger - Public health safety breaches may cause shutdown of popular agricultural show

This year's staging of the annual Denbigh Agricultural, Industrial and Food Show hangs in the balance pending the outcome of a meeting this morning between a team from the Clarendon Health Department and the organisers, the Jamaica Agriculture...

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News

Silence! - Petrojam management mum on reorganisation of entity

Petrojam, Jamaica's sole oil refinery has refused to answer questions on an alleged reorganisation process at the state entity which a union says has been bothering its more than 200 members there."The general manager (Floyd Grindley) will not be...

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Sports

Whyte out, Thompson shines in 100m heats

A new champion will be crowned in the men's 400 metres hurdles on today's second day of the JAAA National Championships.Defending champion Annsert Whyte of Racers Track Club failed to advance after finishing fourth in his heat in 50.23 seconds....

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Business

Kingston Wharves moving auto cargo to Tinson Pen, reorganises port facilities

Kingston Wharves movingauto cargo to Tinson Pen, reorganises port facilitiesMcPherse ThompsonAssistant Editor - BusinessKingston Wharves Limited (KWL) will be rolling out a number of measures that will made it more efficient to clear goods from its...

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Entertainment

For the Reckord | Terra Nova does jazz on Wednesdays

Jazz lovers have a new space,Terra Nova Hotel’s Regency Bar & Lounge.  Last Wednesday saw the inaugural Jazz After Dark in the classy, comfortable room. The hotel's general manager Roderic Crawford, a band led by...

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Commentary

Editorial | Of blood, bullets and priorities
Addressing an international conference in Kingston a week ago, Prime Minister Andrew Holness publicly agonised over one of the recurring dilemmas for politicians: how to prioritise the allocation of limited resources when there are many needs.In...

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Letters

Letter of the Day | Before MP Hayles embarks on hanging spree
THE EDITOR, Sir:Member of Parliament Ian Hayles is a frustrated man. Crime is up and he is upset. So he does what most angry, frustrated persons do: throw caution to the wind and give vent to his emotions....

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Social

Something Extra | Friday

Last Friday, the British High Commission in Jamaica celebrated the 91 st birthday of the Queen of England - Queen Elizabeth II, while out west, Hyatt Ziva and Zilara hotel celebrated their employees' academic achievements. Let's celebrate the...

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World News

Juror: Cosby panel was concerned about 'politics' of case

Juror: Cosby panel was concerned about 'politics' of casePITTSBURGH (AP)A juror in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial said Thursday that some jurors were concerned that prosecutors waited 10 years to charge him, expressing suspicion that politics had...

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