Editorial

Beware, the hurricane season approaches...

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

Hopefully the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season will not be as active as an earlier forecast we have seen from Colorado State University's Department of Atmospheric Science Tropical Meteorology Project. Read More

Because the quality of justice is not strained…

Tuesday, May, 8 2018    

The Government's plan to have live streaming of select criminal and civil cases has won support from some attorneys, and with good reason. For, as was argued by those lawyers with whom this newspaper spoke on Sunday, this development will help to bring some amount of transparency to the judicial... Read More

Jamaicans need to stop being nasty

Monday, May, 7 2018    

This newspaper is in complete agreement with Mr Audley Gordon, executive director of the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA), that “people must take personal responsibility for their space and stop dutty up Jamaica”. Read More

Short-sighted underinvestment in UWI

Sunday, May, 6 2018    

The countries that achieve a significant leap in economic development are those that increase productivity and international competitiveness through technological change driven by innovation. This has been the experience from the Industrial Revolution, to China, to... Read More

Good neighbourliness and good sense

Saturday, May, 5 2018    

Jamaica's Reggae Boyz were always favoured to win their recent away friendly internationals against St Kitts and Nevis and Antigua and Barbuda. Read More

Are we ready for the hurricane season?

Friday, May, 4 2018    

Two weeks ago the International Monetary Fund (IMF) issued its Article IV Assessment of Jamaica's stabilisation programme, stating: “ i mplementation remains strong five years into the authorities' economic reforms, with public... Read More

Apology not enough, politicians should pay for uncouth behaviour

Thursday, May, 3 2018    

As an organisation of journalists who are today celebrating International Press Freedom Day — a centrepiece of which is the right to free expression — we don't hold that robust verbal exchanges by politicians have no place in parliamentary life. Read More

Kudos to Wisynco, a conscientious corporate citizen

Wednesday, May, 2 2018    

The William Mahfood-led Wisynco Group has scored big with Jamaicans and everyone working to improve the health of children by withdrawing its lawsuit against the Heart Foundation of Jamaica (HFJ) over its sugary drink campaign. Read More

Keep the heavy security presence until…

Tuesday, May, 1 2018    

Mr Fitz Jackson's clarification of the Opposition People's National Party's (PNP's) position on extending the state of public emergency in St James and the St Catherine North Police Division is most encouraging. Read More

Press ahead, Mr Chuck

Monday, April, 30 2018    

To borrow from the game of cricket, Justice Minister Mr Delroy Chuck is making lots of runs. Read More

It took the threat of war to move towards peace on the Korean peninsula

Sunday, April, 29 2018    

Over the course of several editorials we have suggested to readers that the North Koreans and their leader President Kim Jong-un should not be dismissed as lunatics pursuing an irrational strategy. Read More

Pat Anderson's selfless service to Jamaican sport

Saturday, April, 28 2018    

The Jamaican nation would be far less than it is, had it not been for the work of volunteers. Read More

Use House brawl to instruct children how not to behave

Friday, April, 27 2018    

The shameful display of crassness that unfolded in the Parliament on Tuesday was, unfortunately, not the first such in our modern history. Read More

Wisynco sues Heart Foundation: Is sugar the new tobacco?

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

Under our sub judice laws, we have no intention of commenting on the rightness or wrongness of the Wisynco Group's defamation lawsuit against the Heart Foundation of Jamaica (HJF) for allegedly “false and misleading information” about its trademarked products, in particular,... Read More

It's just the rough and tumble of Parliament

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

Dear Editor, Why is this big hullabaloo about what transpired in Gordon House on Tuesday, April 24, 2018? Read More



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