Jamaica Gleaner
Published: Thursday | January 17, 2013
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EDITORIAL - The potential of rare-earth metals
Phillip Paulwell's tendency to oversell will make some people wary about his announcement of the likelihood of the commercial extraction of rare-earth metals in Jamaica.But this newspaper believes that the decision by the Japanese firm Nippon Light...

Usain Bolt Personality of the Year
Last Friday, Usain Bolt was recognised as Jamaica's top male sportsman for his performance on the track in 2012. Bolt's historic triple in marquee events in the Beijing Olympics of 2008 was repeated in London 2012, but with one world record in the relay...

Stop ridiculing the poor and vulnerable
Poor and vulnerable Jamaicans wrestle with a number of social and economic ills that disproportionately affect them. Politicians and people who influence public discourse for, among other things, crime and violence...

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Do you agree with the imminent reintroduction of hospital user fees? At this stage, persons will get attention immediately as they are paying for the service.- Innocent StacyWell, as long as those who can't afford it will be given the OK to access the...


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