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Published:Tuesday | July 2, 2019 | 12:13 AM

There are several theories being bandied about seeking to identify the sponsors of certain court action. For one thing, it seems the initiators have no ability to pay legal fees for frozen assets that cannot easily thaw. Ever notice that poor,...

Published:Tuesday | July 2, 2019 | 12:10 AM

Forth of July came early, as delegates representing ‘the land of the free and the home of the brave’ celebrated the independence day of the United States of America in the grand suite of the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel. Ambassadors, A-listers and...

Published:Monday | July 1, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Tap, like, share! For weeks, people were encouraged to get social with several personalities. On Saturday night, the chosen were fêted on the grounds of Downsound Records headquarters. The first staging of the glitzy Reggae Sumfest Get Social...

Published:Friday | June 28, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Red Carpet events are becoming more popular among social butterflies of Jamaica. From small business launches to suave entertainment soirees, persons cannot resist putting on their evening best and finding the venue that is all laid out for them to...

Published:Thursday | June 27, 2019 | 12:25 AM

The recent Barita Investments soirée, held in Mandeville at the home of Custos and Mrs Gilbert Allen, saw members of the team coming together to mix and mingle as they enjoyed light conversation over cocktails. Here are the highlights.

Published:Wednesday | June 26, 2019 | 12:24 AM

Nigerian High Commissioner to Jamaica Janet Olisa recently hosted the CFW Welcome Reception at her Millsborough Close residence. It was a night of high fashion, colourful local and international personalities, diplomats, designers and top models...

Published:Tuesday | June 25, 2019 | 12:15 AM

1It was kind of hilarious to hear residents of St Elizabeth prescribing to the police the good ol’ crime-fighting strategy of going undercover to nab criminals. It seems that the police are never aware of what is happening around them, which leads...

Published:Tuesday | June 25, 2019 | 12:13 AM

Former Prime Minister Edward Seaga was given a hero’s farewell on Sunday at The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity. Many travelled from near and far to pay their final respects to the former leader, who was deemed a great nation builder and a...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:09 AM

Hundreds turned out yesterday at the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on George Headley Drive in Kingston, for the state funeral of former Prime Minister Edward Phillip George Seaga. A sea of green was a sight to behold as supporters, well-...

Published:Friday | June 21, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Fashionistas and suave men decked the lawns of The Pavilion (Hope Gardens), recently, for the first staging of Toast. In case you were missing in action, here are the social highlights.

Published:Thursday | June 20, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Over 1,900 road-race practitioners and enthusiasts came out recently, in support of the Jamaica Association of the Deaf and the Diabetes Association of Jamaica, for the 2019 Father’s Day edition of the Everyone’s A Winner Best Dressed Chicken 5K,...

Published:Wednesday | June 19, 2019 | 12:05 AM

The 2019 staging of Caribbean Fashionweek featured the ‘The Best of Africa and The Caribbean’ last weekend at the new Pulse Suites at Villa Ronai. Coming on the heels of Pulse’s recent launch of its global initiative, Caribbean Fashionweek 2019 was...

Published:Tuesday | June 18, 2019 | 12:17 AM

It was quite an elegant affair recently when PLEXUS Architects and Planners celebrated its 25th anniversary in Jamaica at the Terra Nova Hotel. Dressed to impress, guests came out to have a good time, mingling the night away. Here are the social...

Published:Tuesday | June 18, 2019 | 12:16 AM

The things that go on in public toilets these days. Even those on school compounds. Janitors who work in these facilities have many horror stories of indecent exposure and sexual activities that would fill the pages of many books. Many people are...

Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:15 AM

There was much to reason about, even after the panel discussion ended at Dad’s Outlook, a joint initiative with The Gleaner’s Outlook magazine, J. Wray...

Published:Friday | June 14, 2019 | 12:14 AM

Local architectural intern at Harold Morrison Robert Woodstock Associates and newest R...

Published:Thursday | June 13, 2019 | 12:09 AM

The Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ) kicked off its 2019 Conference on Private Equity and Infrastructure Development recently, with its official opening ceremony and cocktail reception at the swanky Jamaica Pegasus hotel. The conference, which...

Published:Wednesday | June 12, 2019 | 12:13 AM

The Appleton Estate Signature Nights live music series was a hit at Appleton Estate Murray’s Chillin’ on Thursday. Patrons came out in their numbers to see ‘Dada’, Sizzla Kalonji, deliver from his extensive catalogue, spanning over 90 albums...

Published:Tuesday | June 11, 2019 | 12:16 AM

One of the world’s most stylish brands, Campari, recently launched its weeklong festivities to celebrate tantalising cocktails and bold flavours throughout the Caribbean. In true Campari fashion, patrons sipped, painted, and were sketched in fine style on the lawns of Chillin’ at the Serengetti. We bring you the highlights...

Published:Tuesday | June 11, 2019 | 12:09 AM

With the warriors getting ready to do battle, some are warning about the sly fox who has been known to soar high with ballot boxes in tow. Yes, some people have the memory of an elephant and they are looking back to come forward. The politician’s...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:23 AM

The morning started out with light showers, but soon the streets of France were brightened with the powerful black, green and gold. The spirit and pride of the Jamaican supporters in the stands  were enough to boost the confidence of the players, even with the results. The message is clear, Reggae Girlz have created history and it is #onelove win, lose or draw...

Published:Friday | June 7, 2019 | 12:12 AM

Jamaica Patty Company’s Theresa Roberts ­recently hosted the Reggae Girlz and their team ­members at her home in London on their way to the World Cup in France. It was quite a ­delightful affair, and we have the highlights.

Published:Thursday | June 6, 2019 | 12:19 AM

It was a grand time for all who attended the Jamaica International Exhibition final-night party, sponsored by Hilton Rose Hall Resort and Spa in Montego Bay. It was quite the occasion, and in case you were not present among the specially invited...

Published:Wednesday | June 5, 2019 | 12:21 AM

Last Weekend, staged on the lawns of Couples Sans Souci was the highly anticipated bi-annual “For the Children” concert. The funds raised from the event will enable the Issa Trust Foundation to continue its work improving healthcare facilities...

Published:Tuesday | June 4, 2019 | 12:18 AM

Last Saturday, the 2nd bi-annual ‘For the Children’ fundraising concert staged by the Issa Trust Foundation (ITF), rocked the Couples Sans Souci Resort in Ocho Rios. Returning to headline the show were the ITF Ambassadors and multi-platinum...

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