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Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee dead at 95: US media

Monday, November, 12 2018 2:37 pm    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Marvel legend Stan Lee, who revolutionised pop culture as the co-creator of iconic superheroes like Spider-Man and The Hulk who now dominate the world's movie screens, has died. He was 95 years old. Read More

Colonel Daniel Pryce appointed interim executive director for Integrity Commission

Monday, November, 12 2018 1:38 pm    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Integrity Commission has appointed Colonel Daniel Pryce as its interim executive director for a period of 12 months, with effect from November 5. Read More

Man fined $100k for attempting to bribe police officer

Monday, November, 12 2018 11:42 am    

ST JAMES, Jamaica — A St James man has been fined $100,000 after pleading guilty to attempting to bribe a police officer. Read More

51 states pledge support for global cybersecurity rules

Monday, November, 12 2018 10:44 am    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Fifty-one states, including all EU members, have pledged their support for a new international agreement to set standards on cyberweapons and the use of the internet, the French government said Monday. Read More

No use quibbling over what could have been — Brathwaite

Monday, November, 12 2018 10:22 am    

CHENNAI, India (CMC) — Captain Carlos Brathwaite on Sunday refused to be drawn into speculation over what could have been, after West Indies lost the third Twenty20 International in a dramatic last-ball finish. Read More

Region eyes 'vigorous' tropical wave as 2018 hurricane season nears end

Monday, November, 12 2018 10:02 am    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Caribbean countries were keeping a close eye on a “vigorous” tropical wave east of the Leeward Islands, Monday, as the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane season ends later this month. Read More

One of St James most wanted killed

Monday, November, 12 2018 9:50 am    

ST JAMES, Jamaica — One of Jamaica's most wanted men Richard Anderson, also called Cruz, was shot dead in a major military operation in Richmond Hill, St James this morning. Read More

12-y-o Mario Dayes missing

Monday, November, 12 2018 9:11 am    

St ANDREW, Jamaica — The police have activated a High Alert for 12-year-old Mario Dayes of Tavern Drive, Kingston 7 who has been reported missing since Wednesday, November 7.He is of dark complexion, slim build and is about 123 centimetres (4 feet) tall. Read More

T&T, Grenada rattled by earthquake

Monday, November, 12 2018 9:07 am    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Trinidad and Tobago continued to be rattled by earthquakes in recent days with the latest occurring on Sunday night when a tremor with a magnitude of 3.9 was also felt in neighbouring Grenada, the Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St Augustine campus of... Read More

Parent shot dead outside Lannaman's Prep

Monday, November, 12 2018 8:48 am    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — A man was shot dead this morning outside the Lannaman's Preparatory School in Kingston, moments after dropping off his son at the institution. Read More

Prayer for the day

Monday, November, 12 2018 4:18 am    

Heavenly Father, the beauty and dignity of human life was the crowning of your creation. You further ennobled that life when your son became one with us in his incarnation. Read More

ONLINE READERS COMMENT Sugarcane is dead, ganja time now

Sunday, November, 11 2018 4:39 pm    

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Former Barbados PM appointed UWI professor

Sunday, November, 11 2018 4:15 pm    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Former Barbados Prime Minister Owen Arthur has been conferred with the title of Professor of Practice: Economics of Development by the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus. Read More

Drained Man Utd outclassed as Man City move top of Premier League

Sunday, November, 11 2018 3:31 pm    

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho blamed a draining week for their disappointing performance as Manchester City moved back top of the Premier League with a convincing 3-1 win in Sunday's derby at the Etihad. Read More

Work progressing at Cornwall Regional Hospital — Tufton

Sunday, November, 11 2018 1:08 pm    

ST JAMES, Jamaica (JIS) — Health Minister, Dr Christopher Tufton, says the two-pronged approach being employed to rehabilitate the Cornwall Regional Hospital (CRH), in St James, “is on in earnest.” Read More



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