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Here's the line-up of World Cup 2018 matches for Wednesday, June 20, 2018.     We want to hear from you! Send us a message on WhatsApp at 1-876-449-0169, email us at editors@gleanerjm.com or onlinefeedback@...

The National Works Agency (NWA) says it is to spend $100 million on islandwide drain cleaning in preparation for the 2018 North Atlantic Hurricane Season. NWA Communication Manager, Stephen Shaw, explains that the drain cleaning forms part of the...

Jamaica’s longest running environmental education programme, the Schools’ Environment Programme (SEP), may be discontinued come September. The programme, which has been operating in schools for 20 years, will possibly be scrapped due to...

MOSCOW (AP) — Senegal became the first African team to win at this year’s World Cup, defeating Poland 2-1 Tuesday on a first-half own-goal and a controversial second-half score by Mbaye Niang. Senegal, back in the tournament for the...

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) A conservative legislator in Russia says he wants to ban ”mockery” of the national soccer team because the players are "fighting for the honour of our country". Vitaly Milonov told The Associated...

NAIROBI,  CMC – A court in Nairobi, Kenya says Cuban doctors who arrived in the country earlier this month can start working in hospitals, dismissing a challenge over their right to work there. On Tuesday, the Employment and Labour...

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, CMC  – British Virgin Island Premier Dr Orlando Smith has announced that he will not be seeking re-election as leader of his National Democratic Party (NDP) at the upcoming convention on the weekend...

Consultant, Emergency Health and Director at the Heart Foundation of Jamaica (HFJ) Dr Hugh Wong is reminding school administrators to ensure that active students, such as athletes, are screened to ascertain risk for sudden cardiac arrest. Wong was...

Mayor of Kingston Senator Delroy Williams says the Kingston and St Andrew Municipal Corporation is reviewing options for securing markets and making them more fire resistant. Williams says the perennial problem has become a burden on the public...

A Trelawny woman remains in police custody on suspicion of breaches of the Firearms Act following her arrest in Falmouth in the parish on Sunday, June 17. Arrangements are being made for the woman to be interviewed in the presence of her attorney....

Shadow Minister of Energy Phillip Paulwell says the resignation of the Jamaican directors of the state-run oil refinery Petrojam is a step in the right direction but does not go far enough in addressing the corruption and deepening crisis at the...
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