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Jamaica Inn: No place for a girl
Ahead of a new TV adaptation this Easter weekend, Julie Myerson revisits Daphne du Maurier's classic tale of Cornish smugglers, and discovers a much darker novel than she remembers reading as a teenager I was 14 when I first stumbled upon them pleasingly fat, bright yellow, cellophane-covered Gollancz hardbacks, which I carried home from Nottingham library. The pictureless covers with thick, red ...(4/19/2014 5:22:51 AM)
Jamaica agency admits sprinter's test was flawed
Jamaica's anti-doping agency on Wednesday acknowledged that sample collection procedures in sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown's positive test last year were ''inconsistent'' with international standards. In a statement, the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission said ''some procedures'' were faulty, only specifying that ''no partial sample kits were used'' in the collection process when Campbell-Brown's ...(4/16/2014 5:03:40 PM)
Jamaica anti-doping official arrested after raid
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — A Jamaican attorney who is a top official with the sprinting powerhouse's anti-doping disciplinary panel has been arrested following a raid at a massage parlor he reportedly owns.(4/17/2014 8:06:00 PM)
Jamaica agency admits sprinter's test flawed
Jamaica's anti-doping agency on Wednesday acknowledged that sample collection procedures in sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown's positive test last year were "inconsistent" with international standards.(4/17/2014 4:25:08 AM)
Jamaica grants license for natural gas project
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — A Hong Kong-based company has been granted a license for what would be a major new power project in Jamaica, the Caribbean island's energy minister announced Tuesday.(4/15/2014 8:38:07 PM)
Jamaica names 1st poet laureate in 50 years
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaica has appointed its first poet laureate in 50 years in a bid to revitalize the arts and preserve the Caribbean country's literary history.(4/15/2014 2:40:00 PM)
Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission admits errors
Kingston, April 17 (IANS/CMC) The Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) has conceded that some procedures carried out while collecting samples for testing last year were not consistent with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) international standards. JADCO made its concession Wednesday after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) blasted Jamaican anti-doping officials for mishandling the drug ...(4/17/2014 12:00:41 PM)
Jamaica reports big drop in lionfish sightings
Jamaica is reporting a big decline in sightings of lionfish, the voracious invasive species that has been wreaking havoc on regional reefs for years and wolfing down native juvenile fish and crustaceans. ...(4/14/2014 7:16:27 AM)
Jamaica hoping to halt Barbados juggernaut
BRIDGETOWN—Jamaica will attempt to thwart rampant Barbados’ charge towards yet another title, when they two teams meet in the semifinal of the Headley/Weekes Trophy in Barbados today.(4/19/2014 4:58:34 AM)
Jamaica athletics faces further embarrassment as Lennox Gayle charged with running prostitution ring
Jamaica's anti-doping system facing further embarrassment as Lennox Gayle - a member of disciplinary panel which banned Asafa Powell - is arrested(4/17/2014 5:58:20 PM)
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