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Tips for students doing exam under trauma

For many students, the examination period equates to severe stress levels, fear, and pressure. Unfortunately, too, there may be some students who are dealing with the death of a loved one, the divorce of their parents, and violence, which can compoun...

Huge fees, no mail! - AG says arrangements with postal agents to deliver mail uneconomical

A performance audit of the public postal service, which was conducted by the Pamela Monroe Ellis-led Auditor General's Department, revealed that the arrangements with postal agents to deliver mail were uneconomical as the agents handled little or no ...

Thomas: There is no pressure

Coach of Portmore United Football Club, Shavar Thomas, says he is under no pressure to deliver the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) title in only his first season at the club. After Portmore were defeated in the two previous finals, to Montego Bay Un...

Our mission is to serve every single individual, says new Salvation Army head

"Save souls, grow saints, and serve suffering humanity" - the motto of the Salvation Army - has been, in a nutshell, the undertaking of Lieutenant Colonel Devon Haughton for almost four decades. Haughton, 58, was recently promoted to the rank of comm...

$5m worth of counterfeit cigarettes seized in Clarendon

An assortment of counterfeit cigarettes worth approximately $5 million was seized at a house in James Village, Waterlane, in Clarendon, yesterday. Officers from the Counter-Terrorism and Organised Crime (C-TOC) unit arrested two Jamaicans, a brother ...

Kgn pastor accused of rape requests second paternity test

The Kingston pastor facing criminal charges for allegedly having sex with a 12-year-old girl and impregnating her has reportedly requested a second paternity test. The request by Kenneth Blake, pastor of the Harvest Temple Apostolic Church, located o...

Man could be charged for brandishing gun in bank

It is likely that charges could be laid against a disgruntled licensed firearm holder who brandished his gun inside the National Commercial Bank (NCB) in Half-Way Tree yesterday, allegedly pointing it at security personnel. According to Dahlia Garric...

Technical consultants to be engaged as Shaw pushes for dormant funds

Industry and Commerce Minister Audley Shaw has disclosed that the Government is now in the process of engaging technical consultants to assess the feasibility of utilising unclaimed funds held by financial institutions as a financing option for the d...

Swimming solo - Atkinson discusses Commonwealth Games disappointment, diversity in swimming

Standout Jamaican swimmer Alia Atkinson, while expressing disappointment with the local support for swimming, is looking to continue encouraging diversity in the sport after her global impact was brought to the fore at the recently concluded Commonwe...

McKenzie gathers information on Albion Estates green space

The Ministry of Local Government is now gathering information in relation to a disputed 400-acre lot in Albion Estates, St Thomas, where residents have complained bitterly for years that the land that they claim was intended to be recreational space ...