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    Así es Francisco Velasquez

    Francisco Velásquez Zambrano Información personal Nacimiento 28 de febrero de 1969 Manta, Flag of Ecuador.svg Ecuador Nacionalidad Ecuatoriano Educación Educación Escuela Juan José Plaza de Bellas Artes Información profesional Área Pintura, Dibujo, Escultura, Grabado, Mural Movimientos indigenista, expresionista Obra de Francisco Velásquez Zambrano titulada Salto Neuronal desde el Gran Montecristi Francisco Velásquez Zambrano es artista…

North America

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    Russia gets deserved credit for a great World Cup

    Jamaica Observer / Russia , since the days of late 17th century, has felt that Western Europe looks down on it as an uncivilised backward country, and it has longed to be accepted among the so-called concert of modern nations. Peter the Great gained fame by implementing modernisation reforms with advisors from Western Europe. Seeking…

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    CLEAN SWEEP

    The Trinidad Guardian / Jason Holder completed Bangladesh’s devastation with career-best match figures of 11 for 103, as West Indies cantered to a 2-0 series win, their first at home since 2014. Holder, who took five for 44 in the first innings, followed up with six for 59 as Bangladesh folded for 168 in the…

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    Final two headed for World Clash series in October

    Jamaica Gleaner / Two of Birmingham’s most feared sound systems will now head to the famed World Clash in Toronto, Canada, this October, after winning the recent UK Rumble. Mour Dan and Empire Sound were declared the winners, after what was described as one of the most intense clashes in the UK in recent times….

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    OWTU rumbles over Petrotrin again

    The Trinidad Guardian / The Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) is accusing Petrotrin board of breaching their Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) from April to oversee the restructuring of the company over an 18-month period. During a protest outside Petrotrin’s Point Fortin building yesterday morning, OWTU branch president at Trinmar, Ernesto Kesar, called on the Prime…

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    Women footballers tune up for CAC

    The Trinidad Guardian / T&T’s senior women’s footballers are completing their final few days of preparations before departing for Colombia to contest the Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games in Barranquilla. The team, being coached by Jamaal Shabazz will open its Group B account against Mexico at the Estadio Moderno Julio Torres on July 20,…

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    Ministry probes case

    The Trinidad Guardian / A mother of one, an attorney by profession, is seeking to take action against a private medical clinic in South Trinidad for performing a CT head scan in a manner that has caused ongoing severe internal injury in her head, brain and face. The Sunday Guardian has been told that as…

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    Government pays for land 20 years after forced acquisition

    Jamaica Gleaner / Attorney Hugh Wildman says the lawsuit filed against the Government for its failure, up to May this year, to compensate an elderly woman, whose property was forcibly acquired more than 20 years ago under the Northern Coastal Highway project, has been dropped. Wildman said the matter was expected to go before a…

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    Mark Wignall | Unity is constantly eluding us

    Jamaica Gleaner / If he is honest with himself, the typical policeman is likely to tell you that he does not trust the typical inner-city citizen. The person living on the edge of the gully where stink gases become awake at night to infect cramped rooms with multiple children definitely knows that the police are…

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    Mark Wignall | Unity is constantly eluding us

    Jamaica Gleaner / If he is honest with himself, the typical policeman is likely to tell you that he does not trust the typical inner-city citizen. The person living on the edge of the gully where stink gases become awake at night to infect cramped rooms with multiple children definitely knows that the police are…

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    Arnaldo Brown | No child is illegitimate

    Jamaica Gleaner / The recent public announcement by Flair Magazine dated July 9, 2018 of the expectancy of Krystal Tomlinson and her boo, Moses ‘Beenie Man” Davis, has offended the sensibilities of at least one member of society who was constrained to chastise The Gleaner for giving prominence to the state of the womb of…

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    Russia gets deserved credit for a great World Cup

    Jamaica Observer / Russia , since the days of late 17th century, has felt that Western Europe looks down on it as an uncivilised backward country, and it has longed to be accepted among the so-called concert of modern nations. Peter the Great gained fame by implementing modernisation reforms with advisors from Western Europe. Seeking…

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    Miss Universe Ja to award int’l scholarships

    Jamaica Observer / Living by its tagline: Enhancing Lives Through Beauty, Miss Universe Jamaica Organisation will be awarding four scholarships to the University of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC, this year. The scholarships, valued at US$64,000 each, are for the three title winners who will be selected at the grand coronation spectacle at the…

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    CLA defends tight grip on cannabis – Authority rejects claim that it is slowing the development of the industry

    Jamaica Gleaner / The Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) is defending its stewardship of Jamaica’s fledgling medical marijuana industry despite strong criticisms from several major players in the sector. According to the CLA, its close marking of stakeholders is absolutely necessary and critical to the structured development of what is envisaged to be a potential multibillion-dollar…

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    Quincy’s song of redemption

    The Trinidad Guardian / The Sunday Guardian will begin its series today on rehabilitation and reintegration-stories of the lives of inmates and ex-prisoners. Today we speak with former inmate Quincy Roberts about his passion for music and where he wants to go in life. The need to feel loved, wanted, important, and recognised for his…

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    Head boys and girls bring cheer to Open Arms Homeless Shelter

    Jamaica Gleaner / After weeks of planning, the first-ever National Head Boys and Girls Service Project was born. The project was kicked off with a collaborative service done by head students in Kingston. The head boys, head girls and deputies of nine high schools united to do an evening of giving out food, donating clothes…

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    Women footballers tune up for CAC

    The Trinidad Guardian / T&T’s senior women’s footballers are completing their final few days of preparations before departing for Colombia to contest the Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games in Barranquilla. The team, being coached by Jamaal Shabazz will open its Group B account against Mexico at the Estadio Moderno Julio Torres on July 20,…

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    Ghana-born academic is new principal of University of Toronto Scarborough

    Jamaica Gleaner / “I’m energised by the passion on this campus,” new principal of University of Toronto (U of T) Scarborough says. As Wisdom Tettey officially becomes vice-president and principal of the University of Toronto Scarborough, he’s got a busy summer ahead of him. “It’s going to be exciting, but hectic,” says Tettey, adding that…

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    Head boys and girls bring cheer to Open Arms Homeless Shelter

    Jamaica Gleaner / After weeks of planning, the first-ever National Head Boys and Girls Service Project was born. The project was kicked off with a collaborative service done by head students in Kingston. The head boys, head girls and deputies of nine high schools united to do an evening of giving out food, donating clothes…

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    US official: No signs Russia targeting elections like 2016

    Jamaica Gleaner / PHILADELPHIA (AP): The United States homeland security secretary said yesterday there are no signs that Russia is targeting this year’s midterm elections with the same “scale or scope” it targeted the 2016 presidential election. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen spoke at a convention of state secretaries of state, an event…

Europe

Asia

  • Casa Blanca pide a Suprema restituir el veto migratorio

    Casa Blanca pide a Suprema restituir el veto migratorio   El gobierno del Presidente Donald Trump pidió anoche a la Corte Suprema de EE.UU. que restablezca la prohibición temporal de viaje al país desde seis naciones de mayoría musulmana, luego de que fuera bloqueada por tribunales inferiores que la consideraron discriminatoria. Para decidir si se…

  • Martin Lustgarten Acherman Waters ||// ¿Hacia la tercera guerra mundial?, por Francesco Tucci

    Actualmente, EE.UU. mantiene fuertes tensiones con Rusia, un mayor involucramiento en la guerra siria y una fuerte presión sobre Corea del Norte para que abandone su programa nuclear. Esta escalada preocupa a la opinión pública, pero ¿acaso estamos cerca de un nuevo conflicto mundial? Analizando fríamente los escenarios de crisis, estos evidencian riesgos de conflictos;…

  • Martin Lustgarten Acherman Waters ||// ¿Hacia la tercera guerra mundial?, por Francesco Tucci

    Actualmente, EE.UU. mantiene fuertes tensiones con Rusia, un mayor involucramiento en la guerra siria y una fuerte presión sobre Corea del Norte para que abandone su programa nuclear. Esta escalada preocupa a la opinión pública, pero ¿acaso estamos cerca de un nuevo conflicto mundial? Analizando fríamente los escenarios de crisis, estos evidencian riesgos de conflictos;…

Latin America

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