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Carole Lindsay, chief analyst at CARITOX, holding a vial of freshly extracted terpenes.

Have you ever smelt ganja so enticing, you just want to chop it up and sprinkle it over your favourite dish like Salt Bae, the Turkish chef who broke the Internet in 2017 with his elaborate salt-sprinkling technique? Yes, ganja can be that good!...

An alarming shortage of registered dentists in Jamaica has led to a surge in botched services as patients pay a heavy toll chasing after dirt-cheap options. The horror cases have local dentists worried amid a refusal by clients to heed warnings....

The thought of following her husband into the rough and tumble world of representational politics was completely alien to Ann-Marie Vaz. By her own admission, she was comfortable caring for her children, building a sound family structure, and being...

Opposition Senator K.D. Knight yesterday charged that the Upper House of Parliament was not the place for dishonourable politicians. Making his contribution to debate on the Appropriations Bill in the Senate yesterday, Knight saluted his fellow...

As the meeting between the United States president and five Caribbean leaders got under way yesterday at his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida, Donald Trump told the select heads of government from the region that he would be “discussing ways that we can...

WESTERN BUREAU: Metry Seaga, president of the Jamaica Manufacturers and Exporters’ Association (JMEA), is questioning why Jamaica had to import J$96 million worth of household items, confectionery goods, assorted juices, and carbonated beverages...

A number of church and civil society groups have written to Prime Minister Andrew Holness, requesting that the Jamaican Government withdraw its support for Margarette May Macaulay as a commissioner of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (...

WESTERN BUREAU: Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton has said that restoration work on the Cornwall Regional Hospital (CRH) building in Montego Bay, St James, was progressing well and that the J$3.5 billion work to fully restore the facility was...

An illegal Cash Pot operator has been fined $375,000 and given seven days to pay the sum or face imprisonment. “This is an important development in the efforts of the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) to stamp out and protect...

NEW YORK (AP): United States President Donald Trump still has to contend with state and federal investigations in New York even with the Russia investigation complete. Special counsel Robert Mueller yesterday delivered his report to the Justice...
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