Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 22:32. Facebook
When Ronald Donaldson decided to pop the question to Teresa Martinez, his girlfriend of three and a half years, he wanted to be different. He and Martinez both worked close to the Hunts Bay Police Station, a place she said she would never go. The utterance wrote the script for Donaldson's wedding proposal and saw him faking an arrest to pop the big question: [ Bit.ly Link ] #ArrestingProposal
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 22:20. Facebook
Watch as Ronald Donaldson fakes an arrest with the help of the Hunts Bay police to propose to his girlfriend of three and a half years. #ArrestingProposal
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 18:20. Facebook
Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking the helm of a deeply divided nation and putting Republicans in control of the White House for the first time in eight years: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 17:59. Facebook
Newly crowned 16-time champion trainer Wayne DaCosta attained yet another milestone in the annals of local racing when he became the first trainer to saddle 2,000 winners, thanks to a late double on Saturday's 10-race programme at Caymanas Park: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 17:02. Facebook
MegaMart Wholesale Club has moved to rid its shelves of curry powder produced by Oriental Packing Company Inc and recalled by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), confirming that the products are sold in Jamaica: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 16:57. Facebook
The nation's top athletes were honoured at the 2016 RJR Sports Foundation National Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year Awards ceremony. Watch the highlights. #RJRAwards
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 16:41. Facebook
Calling out Donald Trump on climate change, race, his treatment of women and more, protesters pitching diverse causes but united against the incoming president demonstrated in the early hours of Inauguration Day, intent on making their mark as Trump prepared to take office: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 16:23. Facebook
Spanish hotelier Excellence Group Luxury Hotels will invest US$110 million to construct an adults-only resort at Oyster Bay in Trelawny. Groundbreaking on the 325-suite luxury resort will be done in February, with completion set for the first half of 2018, said a media release from the group: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 16:08. Facebook
President Barack Obama kisses first lady Michelle Obama as they wait for President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump at the White House, Friday, January 20, 2017, in Washington. Photo by AP. #TrumpInauguration
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 15:58. Facebook
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to stream into Washington today to watch as President-elect Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th US president. All eyes will be on the US Capitol as Trump formally replaces President Barack Obama in the White House: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 13:52. Facebook
Today's #LasMay editorial cartoon. See more cartoons: .
Jamaica Gleaner
yesterday at 01:00. Facebook
THE GLEANER MINUTE: Murder spike worries ... Woman dies in fire ... FA Cup tour
Jamaica Gleaner
01/19/2017 at 22:51. Facebook
Little Caesars Pizza officially opened at the improved Manor Centre last Monday. To sweeten the deal, Restaurants Associates Limited, operators of Burger King, Popeyes and Little Caesars in Jamaica have also brought Popeyes to the home of their new pizza franchise, adding a taste of Cajun to the mix: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Jamaica Gleaner
01/19/2017 at 22:40. Facebook
The Gleaner yesterday kicked off the first of its Honour Awards appreciation luncheons, in recognition of individuals and organisations whose initiative, accomplishment and courage have contributed significantly to improving Jamaica's quality of life, at any time in the preceding 12 months or are likely to bring about such a change in the immediate future: [ Bit.ly Link ] #GLNRHonours
Jamaica Gleaner
01/19/2017 at 21:21. Facebook
The Ministry of Health has confirmed that Jamaica has recorded its first case of microcephaly, believed to have been caused by the Zika virus infection: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Jamaica Gleaner
01/19/2017 at 19:15. Facebook
They've all completed the packing and the boxes have been moved out. The staff has handed in those items belonging to the State, even the BlackBerry phones that they were using for the past eight years. Teary-eyed goodbyes have been said in the final moments before America's first African-American president, Barack Obama, walks out of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, tomorrow to...
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Jamaica Gleaner
01/19/2017 at 18:16. Facebook
Distinguished South African literary icon, apartheid critic, journalist, and broadcaster Peter Henry Abrahams is dead. He was 97 years old. According to police reports, Abrahams, who would have turned 98 in March, was found dead in his remote Red Hills, St Andrew, home yesterday in a pool of blood. "They (police investigators) don't have any reasons to suspect foul play," Lindsay told The...
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Jamaica Gleaner
01/19/2017 at 15:03. Facebook
Today's #LasMay editorial cartoon. See more cartoons: .
Jamaica Gleaner
01/19/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
THE GLEANER MINUTE: Peter Abrahams dies ... $30 billion tax ... Cops to ride free on JUTC
Jamaica Gleaner
01/18/2017 at 20:59. Facebook
The incoming vice-president of the United States, Mike Pence, has expressed his desire to visit Jamaica. Pence was speaking with Jamaica's Ambassador to the United States, Audrey Marks, this week, at the Chairman’s Global Dinner and Diplomatic Ball in honour of Pence and President Elect Donald Trump: [ Bit.ly Link ]