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Armstrong dies heartbroken with childbirth scandal report in limbo

Shanique Armstrong, the 27-year-old woman who accused healthcare workers of callous ambivalence as she reportedly delivered her baby unassisted at Spanish Town Hospital in May last year, has died without getting closure on that tragedy. The young...

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Mr Lexx recovering from emergency surgery

Dancehall artiste Mr Lexx is in good spirits as the veteran recovers from an emergency surgery. The Survive DJ said he was doing "OK" and that the surgery, which took place Sunday night, "was successful". "Ten...

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Green working to settle payment of incentives to RGD workers

Minister without portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister, Floyd Green, says he is working to settle the payment of incentives owed to staff at the Registrar General's Department (RGD). Following a meeting with the management team at the...

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Dunkirk frozen with fear

A festering family feud has been cited as the trigger for the fatal shooting of two persons in Dunkirk, east Kingston, on Friday evening. Two others were wounded in the incident, as gunmen reportedly targeted a wake about 7:45 p.m. Most residents...

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Young farmer fulfilling his ‘destiny’ to till the soil

A deep conversation with his grandfather, who was on his dying bed in 2013, catapulted Lawrence Lynch of Heartese in St Thomas, into what he believes to be his destiny, a life in agriculture. Looking over some five acres of land bursting with...

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Oran Hall|Investing in ordinary shares

Question: I’m interested in buying some stocks, but I don’t know where to start. I saw your email address on the Internet, so I’m writing to find out more. – Shane In Jamaica, shares trade on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE), which is a...