Jamaica: Abandoned bodies increase Kingston Hospital woes

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Police enter the grounds of the Kingston Public Hospital in Kingston, Jamaica on May 25, 2010 in a truck loaded with the bodies of 12 men. (JAMAICA GLEANER) – The Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) is making a desperate plea for relatives of deceased persons abandoned at the facility to collect the bodies. “There is a Read More

Cul-de-Sac man, children accused of scamming public with “false sponsorship” papers

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The management of the Choppers United Sports Club has disclosed that several persons are using the organisation’s name to carry out a financial scam. In a broadcast message via social media, the club’s management said a man sporting a Rastafarian/dread-locked hairstyle from Cul-de-Sac, along with “some kids” from Marchand, are “passing around town and up Read More

BCF: Injured inmate ‘recovering well’

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August 20th, 2017 1 comments An inmate of the Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF) who was injured in a  stabbing incident on Saturday  morning at the institution, is ‘recovering well’, prison officials have disclosed. The inmate,  Emmerson Dornelly, had to be rushed to St Jude hospital after being stabbed in the chest and lower abdomen during Read More

Bermuda Football Player Chechulae Dowling

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In the eleventh in a series of profiles of football players who will be part of the team representing Bermuda at the CONCACAF Caribbean Women’s U17 Qualifier this month, we spotlight 12-year-old Chechulae Dowling. 1. How does it feel to have been selected for such an elite squad? It is an honor because not a lot of girls get Read More

Warning issued about counterfeit Toyota products

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Beharry Automotive Limited (BAL) , the authorised distributor for Toyota parts and lubricants, says that an abundance  of imitation Toyota parts and lubricants have entered the market with the Toyota logo and trademark. In a notice in today’s Sunday Stabroek, BAL said the fakes were exposed after testing. BAL said that it and Toyota are Read More

Jamaica moves to clear Marcus Garvey’s name

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The government of Jamaica is moving to clear all criminal charges against National Hero, Marcus Garvey, whose 130th birthday was celebrated last week. Culture Minister, Olivia “Babsy” Grange, said a Bill is being finalized that is aimed at absolving a number of iconic Jamaicans, including Garvey, of what she described as “acts of liberation. “We Read More

Shane Watson to captain St. Lucia Stars

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The management of the St Lucia Stars have appointed Australian all-rounder Shane Watson as their captain for the remainder of the 2017 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL). Marlon Samuels will be his vice-captain. Time for leadership change After six successive defeats in the 2017 season the time is right to make a switch in leadership Read More

Meet Bermuda Football Player Chechulae Dowling

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In the eleventh in a series of profiles of football players who will be part of the team representing Bermuda at the CONCACAF Caribbean Women’s U17 Qualifier this month, we spotlight 12-year-old Chechulae Dowling. 1. How does it feel to have been selected for such an elite squad? It is an honor because not a lot of girls get Read More

Indian football team rewrite history

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IMAGE: India’s Robin Singh celebrates. Photograph: AIFF Media The Indian Football team have now broken all records having won eight games on the trot since the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers Playoff Round 1 match against Laos on June 2, 2016. Earlier, it was from 1962 to 1964 that the Indian National Team had won seven Read More

Ashley Nurse joins Trinbago Knight Riders

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August 20th, 2017 0 comments PRESS RELEASE:-Port of Spain, Trindad. 19 August 2017 The Trinbago Knight Riders have replaced Mehedi Hasan with Ashley Nurse for the remainder of the 2017 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL). Mehedi Hasan was recalled by the Bangladesh Cricket Board ahead of the home Test series against Australia so was not Read More