COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Conscripts in Norway have been ordered to return their underwear, bras and socks after the end of their military service so that the next group of recruits can use them.
Culture & Lifestyle
KINGSTON, Jamaica: Opposition Spokesman on Industry, Investment & Global logistics, Anthony Hylton, has reacted to the passing of well-known businessman and culturally engaged Jamaican, Mr. James “Jimmy” Moss-Solomon,noting that his death is a great loss not only to the business community but to the public sector and the wider Jamaican society.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, January, 2022- The People’s National Party has extended condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Dr. Glenda Simms who died after a brief illness.
It's such a pity that as Africans, we have forsaken our culture. We have embraced Western culture into our livelihoods, and this is coming at a steep price. There were cultural systems in place to check many present-day problems.
Colin Powell knew where he fit in American history. The former secretary of state – who died on Oct. 18, 2021, at 84 as a result of COVID-19 complications – was a pioneer: the first Black national security advisor in U.S. history, the first Black chairman of the joint chiefs of staff and also the first Black man to become secretary of state.
One U.S. child loses a parent or caregiver for every four COVID-19-associated deaths, a new modeling study external icon published today in Pediatrics reveals.
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, April 14, 2022 - As the problem of re-settlement of the world's refugees continue to challenge many nations of the world, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has decided to shift his solution to Africa, where he has made a partnership agreement with Rwanda's president Paul Kagami, to move thousands of unauthorised migrants seeking sanctuary in the UK to the east African country of Rwanda for a small fee.
Washington, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) For many, rather than a celebration of peace and shared prosperity between Native American tribes and Pilgrims, Thanksgiving represents the dark shadow of genocide and the resilience of native people.
MONTEGO BAY, November 2021 - As I continue the discussions, without any apology, about the squalid way the early history of Jamaica has been treated by the cast of all-white chroniclers, including author of the book… History of Jamaica... Clinton Black (not his real name)… there is a phrase 'Proactive Inhibitions' or 'Interference' that I must introduce.
Bullet holes found in the wood surrounds of the NatWest Bank in Bamber Bridge, in Lancashire in the north of England, in the late 1980s led to the rediscovery of an event that saw some of the few shots fired in anger in England during World War II, which had been largely forgotten. These were not shots fired by invading troops, but by American GIs against their own military police.