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Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Narayana Health, the Indian healthcare giant behind Health City Cayman Islands, has announced a December 2019 completion date for a multimillion-dollar comprehensive cancer treatment centre at its existing campus in Grand Cayman.Dr Ashutosh...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Tampere, Finland, staging of the IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Athletics has now faded into the pages of history. It was another showcase of what the sport should legitimately expect from its younger stars when it is their time to strut...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Twenty-four projects valued at more than $20 million were approved during a special sitting of Parliament's Constituency Development Fund (CDF) Committee yesterday.With members of parliament off on their traditional summer break, Chairman Everald...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

TALLINN, Estonia (AP):The shadow of Cristiano Ronaldo is still hanging over Real Madrid as the team prepares to face fierce rivals AtlÈtico Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup final today.Captain Sergio Ramos, though, has no doubt that the club can deal...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Dear Dr Phillips,I am a 32-year-old mom of three and a diabetic. I was diagnosed with the disease some time last year after starting a new job and being asked to perform a medical.Initially, with family support and an improved diet, I thought this...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

LONDON (CMC):West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor moved his tally of wickets to 15 from eight matches, after grabbing a brace to help fire Somerset to a 29-run victory over Glamorgan and to the top of the group standings in the T20 Blast here....

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Last week Deaf Can! Coffee unlocked another milestone with the launch of Deaf Can! Coffee E3 CafÈ at their Sip 'n' Sign event, which was held at the Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf on Cassia Park Road in Kingston. We bring you the highlights.

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Jamaica Tallawahs made it two from two in the 2018 Caribbean Premier League following a thrilling six-wicket win over the St Lucia Stars at Sabina Park last night.Final scores: St Lucia Stars 175 all out in 20 overs; Jamaica Tallawahs 176 for 4...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Hello, mi neighbour! The world is searching for haunted people! Haunted enough to challenge laziness, corruption, dishonesty and unkindness wherever these exist!These four 'criminals' have besieged the world for millennia. They are rampant in every...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:As teacher of young adults, a parent, father and husband, I was embarrassed reading Michael Abrahams' online column, 'When a woman says 'no'', August 13, 2018, which on one hand was graphic and lurid, but, on the other hand, was...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:OMNI Educator is a medium- to long-term insurance and investment product that continues to provide customers with the opportunity to save towards their children's university education, offering the most attractive grant in the...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The super intense six-set obstacle course challenge truly tested the fitness level of The Gleaner's Fit 4 Lifers on Saturday morning at Season Two's eighth event at the Life Fit Training Centre in St Andrew.Sled push, 60 battle rope, agility ladder...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information will be staging a series of sensitisation sessions for parents, which are aimed at increasing their involvement in their children's learning and broader educational policy initiatives.Four sessions...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Healthful tipsSpeed up fat loss - HIIT it!Four minutes of HIIT body-weight exercises can be as effective as a 30-minute bike ride. According to health and fitness researchers, you can get the same workout benefits as a 30-minute bike ride if you...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Dr Michael Abrahams attempted, in his Gleaner article published on Independence Day, August 6, 2018, to advocate for the LGBT lifestyle as normal and even commendable. Of note, he refers to research but fails to cite same.According to Dr Abrahams: "...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has declared his administration’s commitment to doing its part to ensure freedom of the press in Jamaica. Addressing the opening ceremony for the 49th Annual General Assembly of the Caribbean Broadcasting Union (...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Sangster flying high on increased airliftsMBJ Airports Limited is attributing increased airlift at Sangster International Airport for its revenue gains in the first half of this year."Traffic performance for the first half of 2018 shows notable...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Using the wood of our national flower (Lignum Vitae) to express his creativity, has won Clarendonian Conrad Stone, first place in the 2018 Jamaica Visual Arts Competition.With entries received in seven categories: painting, photography, drawing,...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Turkey vows US boycott, but diplomats resume talksTurkey's president appeared to escalate a dispute with the United States that has helped foment a Turkish currency crisis, claiming Tuesday that his country will boycott US-made electronic goods....

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The most beloved characters of all time reunite to help their childhood friend, Christopher Robin, rediscover the joy of life. In the heartwarming live action adventure, Disney's Christopher Robin is now a family man living in London. His mundane...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

I suspect you might be reading this article because of the title. Correct?Coming to an important decision is often very difficult; coming with much anxiety, hand-wringing and 'if and but-ing'. Oftentimes, we just can't be bothered and fail to decide...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

A murder mystery like no other reveals in The National Theatre Live: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time, the show critics are calling "astonishing and unmissable."Christopher, fifteen years old, stands beside Mrs Shears' dead dog. It...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Google wants to know where you go so badlythat it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.An Associated Press investigation found that many Google services on Android devices and iPhones store your location data even if you've...

Published:Wednesday | August 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

ZURICH, Switzerland (AP):Justifying an overhaul of its ethics code, FIFA asserted yesterday that people who "tarnish the reputations of others" must be banned from football.The Associated Press revealed Monday that a new offence of defamation had...

Published:Tuesday | August 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund would be the main source of money for Tesla CEO Elon Musk's grand plan to take the company private, but the deal isn't done yet, Musk disclosed in a blog on Monday.The fund approached Musk about going private...

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