Australia Day: Why the British decided to send convicts to Australia in 1788 - and how they named the country
Telegraph UK

Philips decided that Botany Bay was unsuitable for the colony and tasked his officers with finding somewhere else to set up camp. On January 21 the group landed at 7.5 miles north; Philip names the area Sydney Cover after...

NHS urged to act more quickly to stop elderly patients going blind 
Telegraph UK

NHS urged to act more quickly to stop elderly patients going blind Comment icon Comment icon ALL SECTIONS More NHS urged to act more quickly to stop elderly patients going blind AMD is the leading cause of blindness in...

RSC to stage gender-balanced production of Troilus and Cressida 
Telegraph UK

RSC to stage gender-balanced production of Troilus and Cressida Comment icon Comment icon ALL SECTIONS More RSC to stage gender-balanced production of Troilus and Cressida Kathryn Hunter as Timon of Athens in a...

Gavin Williamson wins new defence review and five months to make case for military funding
Telegraph UK

Gavin Williamson wins new defence review and five months to make case for military funding Comment icon Comment icon ALL SECTIONS More Gavin Williamson wins new defence review and five months to make case for military...

Briton 'Jihadi Sid' placed on global terror list for role as Isil executioner
Telegraph UK

Briton 'Jihadi Sid' placed on global terror list for role as Isil executioner Comment icon Comment icon ALL SECTIONS More Briton 'Jihadi Sid' placed on global terror list for role as Isil executioner Siddhartha Dhar, also...

Emmanuel Macron expected to be guest of honour at Donald Trump's first state dinner - in snub to Theresa May
Telegraph UK

Mr Trump was so impressed that he told Mr Macron: "We're going to have to try and top it," adding, "we're actually thinking about Fourth of July, Pennsylvania Avenue, Mr Trump reportedly sees Mr Macron one of few world...

Afghanistan comrade of Prince Harry found hanged is 'casualty of war' says family
Telegraph UK

Afghanistan comrade of Prince Harry found hanged is 'casualty of war' says family Comment icon Comment icon ALL SECTIONS More Afghanistan comrade of Prince Harry found hanged is 'casualty of war' says family Prince Harry...

North Korea says protesters who burned Kim Jong-un image are 'stinking conservative riff-raff'
Telegraph UK

The trip, led by the leader of the North's popular Moranbong girl band, was the first time Pyongyang officials had visited the South for four years. In a statement, the North's Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of...

Russia bans historical comedy Death of Stalin for 'extremist' content
Telegraph UK

Russia bans historical comedy Death of Stalin for 'extremist' content Comment icon Comment icon ALL SECTIONS More Russia bans historical comedy Death of Stalin for 'extremist' content People walk past a poster of the...

Venue changed for workshop on intellectual property assets
Nation News

The three-day workshop entitled Management of Intellectual Property (IP) Assets By Small And Medium-Sized Enterprises scheduled for Wednesday, January 24, to Friday, January 26, will now be conducted at...

LOCAL FORECAST Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Go Jamaica

There is a trough across Jamaica. The Trough is expected to weaken as a High Pressure Ridge builds across the central Caribbean.

INDECOM backs state of emergency in St James
Jamaica Gleaner

The Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) is giving its support to the decision by the Government to declare a State of Public Emergency in St James. INDECOM says it is confident that the security forces...

Port Authority to spend $15b on improving Jamaica's ports
Jamaica Gleaner

The Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) is to spend $15 billion over the next two years to execute several projects aimed at upgrading and improving the island's port facilities. This is according to Minister without...

Photos: Bermuda Customs Holds Open House
Bernews

In the lead up to International Customs Day on Friday [Jan 26], the Customs Department is hosting a number of events to raise awareness, and today...

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