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Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Get shaped by Body TrendzYou will never know how fulfilling it is to look and not just feel sexy in a smoking-hot body, unless it's your desire and you have started to live in that gorgeous body.Many women yearn for the curvy figure, and, for some,...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Severe itching and burning aftervagina steamingQ Dear Doc, I have a serious problem. I went to do a vaginal steaming a little over a week ago. At first it felt really good and tingly and wet, but now, I am having a serious problem down there. It is...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

QUESTION: I am an avid reader of your columns in the Sunday and daily Gleaner and I would like to ask a question. When one gets shortlisted for a job interview and one is contacted to come in for an interview, why after one has done the interview...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Many new vehicles are being built with many of convenient features like steering-mounted controls or wireless charging that make driving an enjoyable experience. However, not all of us can afford new vehicles, so we have to make do with the ones we...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

As we continue our journey to highlight Jamaica's history through the artefacts, the coal pot takes centre stage today.A coal pot is a small earthenware or cast-iron stove that was traditionally used for cooking outdoors, especially in rural areas....

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

I discovered the 1983-released cult classic Countryman, directed by Dickie Jobson, produced by Chris Blackwell and Stephanie Sperry, pretty late in life. It was already in the 2000s and I was already way into adulthood, but indeed, Countryman,...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Mother, you inspire meWhen I think of you,My whole world smiles;Whatever was dull and dismal,Becomes interesting and uplifting,Because you inspire me!When I think of you,Nightmares fade into oblivion;And in their place,Sweet, unforgettable dreams...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Many individuals would have seen me in the media on Labour Day, throwing "sledgehammer into concrete" at one of the national projects in St Ann. It was not a show or public-relations opportunity for me. Rather, it was a passionate attempt to tear...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

If you, like me, were born or grew up in rural Jamaica in the immediate post-World War II years, you would have in some way been close to the history of the male-led Great Migration to Great Britain from the island's peasantry.Your own life story,...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

A hands-on drawing workshop for art teachers, hosted by The MultiCare Youth Foundation (MYF) on Friday May 18, received positive response from the 14 teachers who attended. They represented nine inner-city schools, mostly at the primary level.The...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

On Friday, May 4, the Financial Gleaner published an article under the headline 'Job ad triggers BOJ probe - Bank of Accompong name breaches the law'.John Robinson, senior deputy governor of the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ), is quoted as saying, "By way of...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"Four dead! Nine in hospital! Eighty-nine in jail! Police forced to shoot down rioters in Westmoreland. Dollar-a-day demand ends in death!' the headline on the front page of The Daily Gleaner of May 3, 1938, screamed. In Kingston, eight people were...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Because of the near certainty of misinterpretation in what I'm about to discuss, I want to point out that my editor occasionally goads me into writing about a news story by forwarding it to me with a provocative comment. The implication, of course,...

Published:Saturday | May 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka: (CMC)All-rounder Dhananjaya de Silva has withdrawn from the three-Test tour of West Indies following the shooting death of his father on Thursday.The 26-year-old de Silva, who bowls off-spin and has already struck four Test...

Published:Saturday | May 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MADRID (AP):Real Madrid are entering today's Champions League final with the attitude that the past means nothing.According to coach Zinedine Zidane, the fact that the Spanish giants are two-time defending champions, playing in their third straight...

Published:Saturday | May 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

KIEV, Ukraine (AP):Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has criticised UEFA's decision to hold the Champions League final in Kiev, as fans continue to struggle with travel problems.The Ukrainian capital has failed to cope with the influx of fans from...

Published:Saturday | May 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

KIEV, Ukraine (AP):Juergen Klopp wouldn't reveal if Mohamed Salah is fasting for Ramadan, while preparing for the Champions League final.But either way, Liverpool's star forward is "full of power", his coach said yesterday on the eve of the club...

Published:Saturday | May 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman on Thursday apologised to anyone who may have felt "uncomfortable or disrespected" by his behaviour after CNN reported that multiple women have accused the A-list actor of sexual harassment and inappropriate...

Published:Friday | May 25, 2018 | 11:05 PM

Daniel Thwaites writes: "This is why Parliament is for the most part useless for what it is supposedly meant to be doing. The Government treats [legislative work] as an annoying distraction. Questions aren't answered when they're posed to ministers...

Published:Friday | May 25, 2018 | 11:03 PM
Published:Thursday | May 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM

June is National Caribbean American Heritage Month and jerk flavours will waft in the air at the Festival Lawn, RFK Stadium, Washington, DC, for the 3rd Annual Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival on Sunday, June 10.Bringing a lot of heat to the day's...

Published:Thursday | May 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Gone are the days when a particular season came with specific weather patterns. Times are changing, and so are the seasons. Jamaica has suffered serious economic losses as a result of climate change-related events such as severe...

Published:Thursday | May 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) is reporting that mining and quarrying grew by an estimated 25.5 per cent from January to March 2018 to emerge as the top-performing sector over the quarter, compared to the corresponding period last year....

Published:Thursday | May 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Published:Thursday | May 24, 2018 | 12:00 AM

STARKVILLE, Mississippi (AP):Some of the boxes stacked inside anthropologist Molly Zuckerman's laboratory contain full bones a skull, a jaw, or a leg. Others contain only plastic bags of bone fragments that Zuckerman describes as "grit".These...

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