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Published:Tuesday | January 25, 2022 | 10:04 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, William H. Janeway for Project Syndicate

By William H. Janeway   CAMBRIDGE: The conviction of Elizabeth Holmes for fraud perpetrated as founder and CEO of Theranos has triggered intense debate about what the episode means for the innovation economy.   Did Holmes, aggressively...

Published:Tuesday | January 25, 2022 | 10:02 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg for Project Syndicate

Who is winning the trade war?   By Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg   NEW HAVEN: The United States-China trade war started in 2018 and has never officially ended. So, which side has been “winning” it? Recent research offers an...

Published:Tuesday | January 25, 2022 | 9:58 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, James K. Galbraith for Project Syndicate

By James K. Galbraith   AUSTIN: With a single commentary in The Guardian (and an unintended assist from New York Times columnist Paul Krugman), economist Isabella Weber of the University of Massachusetts injected clear thinking into a debate...

Published:Tuesday | January 25, 2022 | 9:55 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, Anne O. Krueger for Project Syndicate

By Anne O. Krueger   WASHINGTON, DC : Although the pandemic has caused upheavals and hardship around the world, it has fallen particularly hard on low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Vaccine availability has been far more limited in...

Published:Tuesday | January 25, 2022 | 9:51 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, José Manuel Barroso for Project Syndicate

GENEVA: Two years into the worst pandemic in a century, it is tempting to think that the world is stuck in a time warp, unable to shake off a virus that has so far killed more than 5.5 million people and wrecked countless livelihoods. But the truth...

Published:Monday | January 24, 2022 | 8:15 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then it is likely the cartoonist's pen, chock full of underlying meaning and different ways of seeing an issue, may be worth so many more.  Take a look at this week past's line-up of cartoons as...

Published:Monday | January 24, 2022 | 4:56 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR RAPE Prison term overruled as judge had promised no jail time for guilty plea Jamaica Gleaner 24 Jan 2022 Tanesha Mundle/Staff Reporter A 21-YEAR-OLD man who, as a boy, raped his schoolmate after stealing her pen, had his...

Published:Monday | January 24, 2022 | 4:33 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

SUSPENDED SENTENCE FOR RAPE Prison term overruled as judge had promised no jail time for guilty plea Jamaica Gleaner 24 Jan 2022 Tanesha Mundle/Staff Reporter A 21-YEAR-OLD man who, as a boy, raped his schoolmate after stealing her pen, had his...

Published:Monday | January 24, 2022 | 4:13 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

I NEVER THOUGHT OF MYSELF AS A HERO – BOLT Retired sprinter looking to earn other titles, records with music Jamaica Gleaner 23 Jan 2022 Stephanie Lyew Sunday Gleaner Writer stephanie.lyew@gleanerjm.com MORE THAN a month after Opposition...

Published:Monday | January 24, 2022 | 3:56 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

DEADLY MISTAKE Guns aimed at wrong targets in triple murder Jamaica Gleaner 22 Jan 2022 Hopeton Bucknor/Gleaner Writer     THE KILLING of two women and a man in Bounty Hall, Trelawny, yesterday morning has been described by the police as...

Published:Monday | January 24, 2022 | 3:35 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

Firm, feisty, but loyal Lifelong friends say JDF leader is a steady hand Jamaica Gleaner 21 Jan 2022 Kimone Francis/Senior Staff Reporter     WHEN STORM-LIKE conditions years ago threatened to capsize the vessel a young Antonette Wemyss-...

Published:Monday | January 24, 2022 | 2:58 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

Infant dies after being locked in car for hours CPFSA awaiting reports into tragic incident Jamaica Gleaner 20 Jan 2022 Janet Silvera/ Senior Gleaner Writer janet.silvera@gleanerjm.com   SERGEANT SHELDON Dobson was not accustomed to taking his...

Published:Monday | January 24, 2022 | 2:43 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

Central Kingston ZOSO to kick up a gear Jamaica Gleaner 19 Jan 2022 Christopher Serju/Senior Gleaner Writer christopher.serju@gleanerjm.com   PLEDGING A sustained effort to save lives and restore law and order, National Security Minister Dr...

Published:Monday | January 24, 2022 | 2:22 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

  Long-haul COVID a ticking time bomb, say experts Jamaica Gleaner 18 Jan 2022 Judana Murphy/Gleaner Writer LOCAL HEALTH professionals are concerned about whether the number of Jamaicans suffering from long-haul COVID-19 could rise because of...

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 11:31 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

Jamaica Mortgage Bank began operations with $14 million. The institution was mandated to provide support for middle-income residents with interest in condominiums as this was an impossible reach for most. Published Friday, January 21, 1972 Mortgage...

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 11:22 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

Dozens were killed in a horrific crash on the runway in Montego Bay. The plane reportedly had engine issues and had to be diverted before landing in Jamaica. Four passengers who were on board decided not to get back on the flight after realising...

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 11:14 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

Sean Connery, more populary known as James Bond, has had a very fulfilling career. His trip to Jamaica to film Dr No added to his superb experiences all over the world and also brought Jamaica into the spotlight. Published Monday, January 15, 1962...

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 11:08 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

The National Security Minister, Dr Peter Phillips got the support of the private sector regarding his crime plan. The stakeholders shared that though the plan seemed solid, the implementation and timeframe would be very important in its success....

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 10:34 PMA Digital Integration & Marketing production

Lights, cameras, action as the filming of Dr. No got on the way in Jamaica. Sean Connery, who plays James Bond, was thrilled to be in Jamaica and even more thrilled to be working Ian Fleming.        

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 8:39 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

Kitten Kay Sera - who bills herself as “the pinkest person in the world” - has made history by tying the knot with her favourite colour in a Las Vegas ceremony. Kitten, who says she had spent over £1 million on pink things, took...

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 8:31 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

NASA has issued a warning about asteroids heading for Earth. Astronomers funded by the space agency have discovered that objects heading towards earth at night can appear stationary because of the way the planet rotates and orbits the Sun. This...

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 8:11 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

Jason Kirck was suspended as the coach of the girls' team at Sacred Heart Academy in Connecticut after his players beat their opponents by 92 points to four earlier this month. The nature of the win was deemed unsportsmanlike by the school and...

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 8:04 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

Zane Wedding initially suspected that he had water trapped in his ear after going swimming but decided to consult a specialist when the wriggling sensation continued. He was then informed by the doctor that the insect had been living in his ear for...

Published:Thursday | January 20, 2022 | 7:49 AMA Digital Integration & Marketing production, BANG Bizarre

Experts at Cardiff University asked 43 women to look at a number of images and rate the attractiveness of the opposite sex in face coverings and those without. The pictures showed men wearing different types of face coverings such as a plain cloth...

Published:Tuesday | January 18, 2022 | 10:24 PMAntara Haldar for Project Syndicate, A Digital Integration & Marketing production

CAMBRIDGE : The coronavirus is everywhere: in the air, on surfaces, in our respiratory tracts, and, over the past week, at the US Supreme Court. On January 10, key elements of US President Joe Biden’s controversial “vaccine-or-test...

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