Sun, 22 May 2022

Jamaican Times

Section

President Ram Nath Kovind hands over 8 cricket kits to aspiring cricketers at SVG

Kingstown [Saint Vincent and the Grenadines], May 21 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday handed over eight cricket kits ...


Surrey signs former West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard for T20 blast

London [UK], May 20 (ANI): Former West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard will be joining Surrey to play in this year's ...


India stood with Saint Vincent and the Grenadines during pandemic, says President Kovind

Kingston [Saint Vincent and the Grenadines], May 20 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday said that India has always ...


President Kovind, Prime Minister Ralph E Gonsalves witness signing of agreements

Kingston [Saint Vincent and the Grenadines], May 19 (ANI): Indian President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister of Saint Vincent ...


Initial step in collaboration and cooperation across multiple sectors: Jamaican High Commissioner to India on President Kovind's visit

Kingston [Jamaica], May 19 (ANI): Jason Keats, High commissioner of Jamaica to India expressed his gratitude to President Ram Nath ...


Ganguly built a team as captain, doubt if Kohli did same: Virender Sehwag

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 19 (ANI): Former India opener Virender Sehwag has taken a dig at the captaincy style of ...


Bangladesh pacer Shoriful Islam ruled out of remainder of test series against Sri Lanka due to hand injury

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 19 (ANI): Bangladesh pacer Shoriful Islam has been ruled out of the remainder of the Test series ...


Massachusetts public health officials confirm case of monkeypox

Boston (Massachusetts) [US], May 19 (ANI): The US' Massachusetts Department of Public Health on Wednesday confirmed a single case of ...


President Kovind arrives in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, receives Guard of Honour

Kingstown [Saint Vincent and the Grenadines], May 19 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind who is on a four-day visit to ...


President Kovind receives guard of honour in Jamaica, departs for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Kingston [Jamaica], May 18 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind departed for the Carribean Island nation of Saint Vincent and the ...


Jamaican Foreign Minister hails India-Jamaica ties as 'coming together of cultures'

Kingston [Jamaica], May 18 (ANI): Senator and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade of Jamaica, Kamina J Smith, on ...


Business

Section

Court rules unconstitutional California law requiring women on boards

SACRAMENTO, California: In another blow to the state's push to diversify corporate leadership, a California court judge has ruled that ...

Nepal confirms African swine fever outbreak

KATHMANDU, Nepal - According to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), Nepal has reported its first cases of African ...

U.S. stocks turmoil evaporates in final hour of trading, major indices unscathed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets reversed sharp losses in late trading to eke out minor gains in ...

April sees rise in US auto sales, restaurant spending

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. retail sales rose strongly in April, as consumers bought more motor vehicles and spent more at restaurants, ...

As salaries rise 7%, UK unemployment falls to historic low

LONDON, England: The UK's jobless rate fell to a 48-year low in the first three months of 2022, it was ...

Asian stock markets on rise after China's central bank move

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A reduction of the official lending criteria in China has boosted stocks on the mainland, and ...

Caribbean

Section

Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim to miss West Indies tour

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 21 (ANI): Bangladesh wicket-keeper batter Mushfiqur Rahim is all set to miss the West Indies tour starting ...

India gears up for FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2022; 13 teams book their spots

New Delhi [India], May 21 (ANI): India is all set to host its first-ever FIFA women's tournament when 16 teams ...

President Ram Nath Kovind hands over 8 cricket kits to aspiring cricketers at SVG

Kingstown [Saint Vincent and the Grenadines], May 21 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday handed over eight cricket kits ...

Ecuador's Ex-VP Ordered Back to Prison Over Corruption

QUITO, ECUADOR - Authorities in Ecuador on Friday arrested former Vice President Jorge Glas, after a court ordered him back ...

Dominica withdraws illegal entry case against Mehul Choksi

New Delhi [India], May 21 (ANI): Fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi on Saturday got relief from the Commonwealth of Dominica where ...

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Jamaican Times.

More Information
27
Fair in Kingston

International

Section
Strong support for Taiwan to attend WHO meeting this week

GENEVA, Switzerland: The World Health Organization (WHO) has received a proposal by 13 member states requesting that Taiwan be allowed ...


EU heads tell Ukraine military supplies will continue

BRUSSELS, Belgium: European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell has said that the bloc would ensure Ukraine that it has ...


Bush laments "wholly unjustified and brutal invasion"

Former U.S. President George W. Bush has made an embarrassing mistake in criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin over his decision ...


US war crimes unit investigates Russian actions in Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. State Department has announced the launch of a new program to capture and analyze evidence of ...


Popularity of Indonesian president sinks due to price rises

JAKARTA, Indonesia: A new poll released this week indicated that Indonesian President Joko Widodo's approval rating has hit a six-year ...


Tourist bus in Indonesia strikes billboard, 14 dead

EAST JAVA, Indonesia: A tourist bus crashed into a billboard on a highway on Indonesia's main island of Java this ...


Movie Review

Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

Jamaican Times Wire

Section

Scroll down for more