Cult of Varadkar: ministers in fear of angry backlash  

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Taoiseach Leo Varadkar with Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Cult of Varadkar: ministers in fear of angry backlash Independent.ie Government ministers are increasingly concerned that Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s focus on public relations “spin” will backfire at a time when the housing crisis has escalated, claiming the life of a third homeless person in a week. Read More

Irma still a Category 3 hurricane, first watches issued, path continues to develop

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Hurricane Irma has remained a Category 3 since this morning, National Hurricane Center reports, but it has degraded a touch. Its track has also shifted to the west a bit since the NHC’s last update. Even so, it still increasingly looks to be headed for the continental U.S., at least if it maintains its current Read More

Irma remains a Category 3 storm, hurricane watches issued  

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Hurrican Irma 5 p.m. forecast cone (National Hurricane Center)  WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —  Hurricane Irma continues moving west as a Category 3 storm, prompting hurricane watches for several islands, the National Hurricane Center said. An NOAA Hurricane Hunter aircraft is en route to Irman, which is about 790 miles east of the Leeward Read More

The rise and fall of Chris Lewis: Ex-England international explains ‘crazy’ journey from cricket star to drug smuggler

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Chris Lewis is annoyed with himself. He was a talented, capable all rounder who played 32 Test matches for England and in a World Cup final in 1992. He won trophies during a domestic career that took him to Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Surrey before his professional days ended in 2008. But it wasn’t a smooth Read More

The rise and fall of Chris Lewis: Ex-England international explains ‘crazy’ journey from cricket star to drug smuggler

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Chris Lewis is annoyed with himself. He was a talented, capable all rounder who played 32 Test matches for England and in a World Cup final in 1992. He won trophies during a domestic career that took him to Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Surrey before his professional days ended in 2008. But it wasn’t a smooth Read More

Storm lashes Kuru Kururu

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A storm at Kuru Kururu on the Soesdyke Highway this afternoon uprooted several utility poles and trees and wreaked havoc on the property of residents there and at the Splashmins Resort. There are no reports of injuries so far. The heavy rain storm began shortly after 1 pm today, Sabrina Obermuller a patron who was Read More

Irma degrades slightly, but still a major Category 3 hurricane, as its path continues to develop

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Hurricane Irma has remained a Category 3 since this morning, National Hurricane Center reports, but it has degraded a touch. Its track has also shifted to the west a bit since the NHC’s last update. Even so, it still increasingly looks to be headed for the continental U.S., at least if it maintains its current Read More

Irma degrades slightly, but still a major Category 3 hurricane, as its path continues to develop

3 months ago Editor Comments Off on Irma degrades slightly, but still a major Category 3 hurricane, as its path continues to develop
Hurricane Irma has remained a Category 3 since this morning, National Hurricane Center reports, but it has degraded a touch. Its track has also shifted to the west a bit since the NHC’s last update. Even so, it still increasingly looks to be headed for the continental U.S., at least if it maintains its current Read More

Our Reaction To Dexter’s Murder Should Be The Same For All Murders

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Dexter ‘3D’ Pottinger was a Jamaican model, celebrity stylist, fashion designer, video director and gay activist. He was found murdered in his home, stabbed to death, lying face down in his bedroom. Many Jamaicans, mostly from the entertainment industry, responded to his untimely death with shock, horror and outrage. He was described in various media Read More

An Interview with Jamaican Singer-Songwriter and Actress Sevana

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Sevana is a Jamaican singer, songwriter and actress. She plays the lead character, Renee, in the new critically acclaimed Jamaican web series, Losing Patience.  Her self-titled debut EP released in July, 2016 conveyed just that with melodies and lyrics that explore the nuances of the human condition. Her music is a refreshing balance of Reggae, Blues Read More