Gleaner - North America

November Summit to frame Diaspora plan

The Jamaican Diaspora in the United States will be holding a leadership summit to formulate a Diaspora Development Plan

PM Holness parades Jamaica's successes in New York

Jamaica's Prime Minister Andrew Holness touted the successes of his government to members of the Jamaican Diaspora in the United States

Fighting back | Farm workers file $30 million lawsuit against Ontario

A group of migrant workers from Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago has launched a $30 million class action lawsuit

Opinion | Will cyber diplomats relegate dispatched ambassadors?

I applaud the appointment of Rihanna as roving Ambassador, having full power and authority to represent the head of state of her country...

New novel reminds author of childhood in Toronto

G. Barton-Sinkia says her debut novel, "By The Next Pause," provides a nostalgia of Toronto of her childhood

Trailer for Miss Lou film shown in Toronto

Soon after attending the unveiling of a statute of Miss Lou, her son, Fabian Coverley, held an event in Toronto to showcase his plans to honour her

Jamaica's former police chief praises drop in major crimes

Jamaica’s former police commissioner, Owen Ellington, is describing as encouraging a near 20 per cent reduction in major crimes

Jamaicans in US eye medical ganja

There is high interest among Jamaicans in the Diaspora in the United States to invest in the island’s emerging medical ganja industry

Manage Setbacks

"It's always important for you to work hard to frame obstacles as opportunities," deputy police chief Ingrid Berkeley-Brown tells university students

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