Monthly Archives: February 2017

Magnum Kings and Queens of Dancehall sees first Japanese contestant 


Magnum Kings and Queens of Dancehall is attracting even more international attention with the debut of its first contestant from Japan.

Skin care pioneer Jennifer Samuda is dead 


A Jamaican pioneer in skin care, Jennifer Samuda has died.
She died Tuesday night after a battle with cancer.

Haiti names new prime minister 


PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — President Jovenel Moise said he has appointed Dr Jack Guy Lafontant, a professor of gastroenterology at the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of the State University of Haiti (UEH) as the country’s new prime minister

Mexico rejects ‘unilateral’ US migration moves 


MEXICO CITY, Mexico (AFP) — Mexico vowed not to let the United States impose migration reforms on it as its leaders prepared Thursday to host US officials who are cracking down on illegal immigrants.

Life expectancy to break 90 barrier by 2030 


South Korean women will be the first in the world to have an average life expectancy above 90, a study suggests.