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Raging Fyah in Germany at Reggaejam 2014

Raging Fyah Shares Highlights From “DESTINY” Tour & New Music Video

Kingston, Jamaica - Over the last two months, there has been a rhythmic flame blazing a trail around the reggae scene with the ever growing band, Raging Fyah, touring across Europe, North America and Russia.    As music and reggae festivals were in full peak over the summer season, the talented collective have been sharing sounds of their latest album “Destiny” with crowds in Germany, … [Read More...]

Entertainment

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Teen Model Creates History

Sixteen-year-old Saint International model Tami Williams is French Elle’s December cover girl. The feat is historic on many levels. Williams is the first Caribbean/Jamaican model, and the youngest black model to grace the prestigious publication’s cover page. This accolade, earned only nine months after first setting foot on the international stage, places the leggy Jamaican […]

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Meghan Trainor plans to make a Reggae album

Meghan Trainor wants to make a reggae album. The ‘All About That Bass’ hitmaker will release her debut LP ‘Title’ in the UK in January, but has already started mapping out what she wants to achieve on subsequent releases, on which she hopes to explore other genres. She said: ”I want it to be crazy. […]

Business

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Investment Opportunities Main Area of Focus at Jamaica’s Diaspora Conference 2015

Investment opportunities in Jamaica will be the main area of focus, when the sixth biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference is held at the Montego Bay Convention Centre, in St. James, from June 13 to 18. Hon. Arnaldo Brown, said this emphasis will be a continuation of activities initially undertaken at the 2013 conference, and is in […]

Women Agriculture

Red Stripe Enrolls More Women in Casava Project

In doing its part to curb unemployment among women and enhance the agricultural sector, Red Stripe has made it its mandate to recruit 40 per cent of females for their cassava cultivation project. The company has established a cluster of cassava farms across the island, in keeping with its overall aim to significantly cut production […]

Law & Politics

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Jamaica Sees Success in Curbing Killings by Police

Courtesy of abcnews.com: Jamaican police have often been viewed with suspicion and fear, routinely accused of indiscriminately using their weapons and intentionally killing suspects as the island struggled with soaring violent crime. Now, with overall violence ebbing, the Caribbean country is on track to have the fewest deaths at the hands of law enforcement in years, […]

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Jamaica Falls on Corruption Perception Index

Courtesy of the Jamaica Gleaner: FORMER CONTRACTOR General Greg Christie has harshly criticised the Government for its seeming lacklustre approach to fighting corruption even as the country slips in the latest corruption perception index (CPI) rankings released by global anti-corruption watchdog, Transparency International (TI). In the 2014 CPI, Transparency International reports that Jamaica has fallen two […]

Obama immigration speech

Obama fly the gate?! Illegal immigrants can come out of the shadows…

Courtesy of (CNN) Washington – President Barack Obama is ordering the most sweeping overhaul of the immigration system in decades, despite Republican claims he is acting illegally by moving unilaterally to shield five million undocumented immigrants. Obama rejected accusations by conservatives that he is offering a free pass to undocumented immigrants and warned in a […]

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