Stewart dominates men’s shot put
Trinidad Guardian

Paralympics gold medallist and two-time javelin and shot put record holder Akeem Stewart dominated the field in the men’s shot put event to win gold on the opening day of the Hampton International Games, yesterday at...

World power: The arms race, security dilemma and polarity trifecta
Jamaica Observer

Colin Grey (1971) describes arms race as when two or more parties (nation states), believed to be in an adversarial relationship, are increasing or improving their armament at a rapid rate, and reconstructing their...

We must not set back the hand of time to bad elections
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If your only tool is a hammer, you will see every problem as a nail. — Gambian proverb No one can deny that widespread political violence and murders that almost always accompanied elections in Jamaica are now...

Political hubris and justice
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On the heels of a massive election loss for outgoing Prime Minister of Barbados Freundel Stuart, columnist Sir Ronald Sanders, ambassador of Antigua and Barbuda to the US, charges that his termination by his country's...

Venezuela's ex-oil czar sees economic collapse accelerating
Jamaica Observer

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Venezuela's former oil czar said crude production in the OPEC nation will continue to plummet in the aftermath of President Nicolas Maduro's re-election, as the embattled socialist leader...

EU brings taste of Ireland to Trench Town
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THE European Union (EU) continued its free film festival with a special screening at the Ambassador Theatre in Trench Town recently.Ambassador Malgorzata Wasilewska, head of the EU Delegation to Jamaica, said that with...

Dedicate a special organ to transparency in oil and gas
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– says Brazil’s Leading Political Analyst By Kiana Wilburg Guyana has just about two years to prepare for first oil. In that time frame, it must establish several institutions, policies, and strategies all aimed...

26 on Mia’s team
Nation News

Prime Minister Mia Mottley yesterday named the largest Cabinet in Barbados’ history, making it clear that paying a few extra ministers was a small price for taking the country forward. Calling it the...

Jones calls it a day
Nation News

Former Minister of Education Ronald Jones has called it quits as a politician. He made the announcement on his Facebook page yesterday. “I wish to express my sincerest thanks to the people of Christ...

I want to change the political culture, says Neita-Robertson
Jamaica Gleaner

On the eve of her official return to representational politics, Valerie Neita-Robertson says one of the things she wants to do is to help change the political culture in Jamaica. Further, Neita-Robertson says she wants to...

Abortion stigma is gone, says Irish PM after vote
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Ireland on Saturday voted to erase the stigma and burden of shame from hundreds of thousands of women who secretly had abortions, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said.Speaking after a...

PM names new Cabinet
Nation News

Prime Minister Mia Mottley named her Cabinet moments ago during a Press briefing at Government Headquarters.   Here are some of the key appointments: Prime Minister Minister of Finance,...

Weekly Round-up: PNP Electoral Office u-turn... 5 killed in Hanover crash... Cbar's Taylor shines at JII
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The ongoing public discourse about the Electoral Commission of Jamaica heated up this week as two People's National Party commissioners withdrew their support for a statement it issued earlier...

International airport plans on hold to address housing needs
Dominica Vibes

The Dominica Labour Party administration’s plan to construct an international airport will be finalized after it has addressed its citizens’ housing needs. Earlier this month, Finance Minister Prime Minister...

Colombia to join Nato as country prepares for elections which could spell end of peace deal
Telegraph UK

To celebrate the historic peace agreement between the Colombian government and Farc Mr Duque faces a strong challenge in the elections from the Left-wing candidate, Gustavo Petro, a well-known former rebel from the M-19...

PM congratulates Mia Mottley on historic win
Dominica Vibes

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has congratulated Mia Mottley, who was sworn in as the eighth Prime Minister of Barbados, on Friday 25 May 2018. Mottley, 52, led her Barbados Labour Party to a massive victory on 24 May...

Ireland set to overturn abortion ban in 'quiet revolution'
Jamaica Observer

DUBLIN, Ireland (AFP) — Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar hailed a "quiet revolution" on Saturday as this traditionally Catholic country looked set to liberalise some of Europe's strictest abortion laws in a historic...

Italy's PM-designate still stymied over economy minister pick
Nation News

ROME – Italy’s prime minister-designate’s efforts to put together a cabinet remained stymied on Saturday as his political backers pushed for a Eurosceptic economy minister who the president has so far...

NOW congratulates Mottley and new female representatives
Nation News

The National Organization of Women has congratulated the first female Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley. President Avelyn Christie also congratulated newcomers Dr Sonia Browne, Sandra Husbands...

Ireland ends abortion ban as 'quiet revolution' transforms country
Nation News

DUBLIN – Ireland has voted by a landslide to liberalise some of the world’s most restrictive abortion laws in what its prime minister described as the culmination of a “quiet revolution” in what was...

Mottley to hold media briefing
Nation News

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley will hold her first media briefing at 2 p.m. today. The Barbados Labour Party which she leads swept to an unprecedented 30-0 victory in Thursday’s General Elections....

CCJ: Beware the politicians in (judges’) robes, the wolves in sheep’s clothing
Montserrat Reporter

Jamaica Observer Editorial May 24, 2018 As a country, we have never been as afflicted by intellectual schizophrenia as we are with the decision on whether to accept the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) as our final court...

Ireland Abortion Referendum: Exit polls suggest voters in favour of lifting ban
Jamaica Gleaner

With early results indicating that Ireland has voted to overturn the ban on abortion, the country’s Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has described the move as a "quiet revolution." Varadkar was speaking after exit...

How Royal Wedding preacher Michael Curry's late grandmother inspired that epic sermon
Telegraph UK

How Royal Wedding preacher Michael Curry's late grandmother inspired that epic sermon ALL SECTIONS More How Royal Wedding preacher Michael Curry's late grandmother inspired that epic sermon Bishop Michael Curry: 'I could...

Time to cancel the NFL and its plantation-style politics
Royal Gazette

If you want a modern example of nakedly racist authoritarianism in America, look no farther than the National Football League. The NFL announced on Wednesday that all team and league personnel on the field shall stand and...

Fifty years later, what is there really to celebrate?
Royal Gazette

Its the year of the 50th anniversary of our constitution. Wow. What a celebration the silence is almost palpable. Like a kite on Good Friday when there is no wind or, worse, like a tradition that has died, there is no...

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