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The lady and her son had travelled from a far country to seek help from the 'Public Eye' at JBC as to why the boy's papers to go live with his US citizen father were so delayed.In their presence, I called the father, linked the call with the...

We exist in a four-dimensional world of time and space. Most people don't realise that 'time' is the fourth dimension. If I ask someone to meet me at a specific spot that can be defined by length, height and width, they will ask me, "when?"Our...

Military procurement is notorious globally for corruption, riddled with steroids-induced contracts to facilitate graft and kickbacks. It is equal opportunity feculence, afflicting both developing and developed countries.The Americans, the world's...

Mark Twain is reputedly the first author to use the typewriter. He typed a manuscript for his publisher, who wrote back saying that Twain had left out the punctuation. Twain sent back a sheet filled with periods, commas, semicolons, etc. with the...

If natural justice prevails, Audrey Smith Facey will be confirmed, unchallenged, as the People's National Party's (PNP) candidate for the by-election to fill the South West St Andrew parliamentary seat, recently vacated by the party's retired...

Being a staunch anti-communist and anti-socialist, my late friend, Motty Perkins, would often argue that economic inequality is a normal, natural and inevitable phenomenon, because human beings are born with different talents and aptitudes, and...

The Jamaican team is just back from the World Youth Championships in Kenya, and the discussions are ongoing as to whether the Jamaicans should be satisfied with their eight-medal haul. Depending on your perspective, the Jamaican performance is...

I take this opportunity to encourage the Government to take the necessary steps to ensure that the country is not left behind in the rapid developing marijuana sector.While I may not be as fascinated by this shade of green, it would be remiss of me...

Garth Anderson, ahead of next month's conference of the Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA), should offer an expanded and inferentially deeper explanation of his recent remarks on teachers taking firearms into the classroom, or even complain of...

Reports that Saudi Arabian authorities arrested a woman for wearing a mini skirt in an online video would have to be the norm in a country that has something called the Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice.Saudi Arabia...
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