April 20, 2021

Jamaica: A Caribbean teen is murdered for refusing sexual advances?

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From NAN News Americas, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. Aug. 9, 2017: A Caribbean teen in the island of Jamaica has been murdered in her home for reportedly refusing the sexual advances of men in her neighborhood. Mickolle Moulton, a 17-year-old of Arnett Gardens, St Andrew, was shot through her bedroom window Sunday night, the Jamaica Observer […]

‘A Profound Loss’ – Doctor killed outside airport in Cayman Islands laid to rest

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By Romario Scott From Jamaica Gleaner Scores of mourners turned out yesterday to pay their final respects to Dr Vary Jones-Leslie, the obstetrician and gynaecologist who met her demise in The Cayman Islands last month, sending shockwaves throughout the medical community in Jamaica and the region. Hushed moans echoed throughout the packed University Chapel on […]

Carnival and emancipation celebrations in Grenada!

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By Hudson George From Caribbean News Now Carnival and emancipation celebrations in Grenada! Well as a Grenadian myself, I think the both celebrations are good. And not to forget the Big Drum Festival in Carriacou and Petite Martinique too. For sure, August is the month when residents of Carriacou and Petite Martinique gather together to […]

‘Wine and Kotch’ singer J Capri has died

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By Moya Hinds, Jamaica Observer From ST Lucia News Online JAMAICA OBSERVER — Sources have confirmed that singjay J Capri, who was hospitalised for more than a week following a motor vehicle crash, has died. Social media users on Twitter and Instagram are seemingly in disbelief as they await confirmation while others, including beauty queen […]

EU providing billions for projects in Jamaica

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From Caribbean360 KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – The European Union is providing J$11.1 billion (one Jamaica dollar = US$0.004 cents) to Jamaica for projects within the sugar industry, justice, community development initiatives and poverty reduction. Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller said the sacrifice being made by Jamaicans under the current economic programme is “bearing fruits” and […]