A two-day meeting of the Caribbean Community’s ‘Free Movement Officials” is scheduled to begin today (Wednesday, December 11) amid spreading disillusionment over the continuing failures by member governments to make this a reality for too many citizens who remain exposed to hostile treatment, and worse, at regional ports of entry.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaicans all over the US tri-state celebrated another stunning performance by songbird Tessanne Chin who secured one of three spots in the final of the NBC show The Voice Tuesday.
IF a hurricane were to hit Jamaica today, the island would fare much better than it would have three years ago.
ELIZABETH, N.J. — Eight demonstrators tied themselves to one another wrist-to-wrist in the falling snow Tuesday morning, and lay down across the road in a human chain, blocking access to an immigration detention center in Elizabeth, N.J. Detention officers on their way to work waited in a line of cars stretching down the street.
By Howard Campbell—
The Jamaica Observer celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. Its entertainment section looks back at some major events the newspaper covered during that period. Today we look at the passing of reggae singer Dennis Brown.
Snoop Lion was left starstruck after one of his idols, Eddie Murphy, asked the rapper to collaborate with him on a track for his new album.
Tessanne Chin was the first contestant to advance to the final round of NBC’s The Voice competition Tuesday night.