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Fit 4 Life | Healthy for the holidays: 12-in-12 workout for Christmas
Christmas is only two weeks away. With the rush and traffic, not to mention personal holiday preparations, it is getting hard for many people to stick to their workout programmes. In spite of the time constraints, with the right approach, much can...

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Today's Issue Published: Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Lead Stories

Emergency brake - Opposition halts states of emergency in St James, St Catherine, Kingston

A key plank of the Andrew Holness administration’s plan to drive down Jamaica’s murder rate was dealt a body blow last night as the parliamentary Opposition withdrew support for states of emergency (SOE) in St James, St Catherine North...

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News

My Political Journey: Jamaica's Sixth Prime Minister Pt. 7 | The curtain falls

P.J. Patterson, ON, OCC, PC, QC, was Jamaica's sixth and longest-serving prime minister - 1992 to 2006. His book, My Political Journey: Jamaica's Sixth Prime Minister, which was published by The University of the West Indies Press, will be launched...

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Sports

Make JA's Cricket great again! - JCA seeks to develop the complete cricketer

Aggressive, stroke-filled, and with pin-point batting and bowling accuracy are qualities the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) hopes to harvest and hone in the new Jamaican cricketer the association is trying to develop.These qualities, the...

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Business

Lube distributor enters cooking gas market - Williams plans to list Regency in 2019

A new company, Regency Petroleum Limited (RPL), has entered the domestic cooking-gas market, which brings the number of players to five.RPL's entry comes months behind the debut of Yaadman LPG, which is being marketed by GB Energy Jamaica, the...

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Entertainment

Junior Reid teams up with American producer Mike Will Made It for 18th album

Veteran singer Junior Reid is not new to international projects. His repertoire boasts numerous collaborations with foreign acts like The Game on the 2006 track It's Okay, and other singles with acts like Lil Wayne, Alicia Keys and Fabulous. This...

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Commentary

Editorial | An absence of transparency
The malefaction of the governors of Petrojam, laid bare by the auditor general in her report on the state-owned oil refinery, has again underlined the need for transparency into the financial management of public agencies, to which few adhere, in...

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Letters

Letter of the Day | Crush crime with brain, not brawn
THE EDITOR, Sir:I write in response to an article published in The Gleaner on December 6, 2018, titled 'Whose lives matter more?'. The writer seems clearly and understandably despondent and frustrated at Jamaica's unacceptable crime rate and the...

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Social

Something Extra | Wednesday

The newest band on the block, One World Rebellion, held its launch party on Saturday at Rebellion Yard (beside Emancipation Park). With a perfect fusion of soca and dancehall, revellers turned out in droves to enjoy the cooler fÍte and were treated...

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Health

Fit 4 Life | Healthy for the holidays: 12-in-12 workout for Christmas

Christmas is only two weeks away. With the rush and traffic, not to mention personal holiday preparations, it is getting hard for many people to stick to their workout programmes. In spite of the time constraints, with the right approach, much can...

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