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Jamaicans in Rio, and there are lots of them, went bananas last night as Usain Bolt led their men’s 4X100 metres sprint team to victory again at the Olympics, for the third games in a row stealing the
Jamaica and Jamaicans around the world have been saluting the genius of Usain Bolt on the Olympics track, now with eight gold medals across three Olympics and bidding for a “triple-triple” in the 4×10
A Jamaican sprinter has once again shone on the track on Day 12 in Rio.
An emotional Faith Kipyegon for Kenya has won Olympic gold in the women’s 1500m final at Rio in a time of 4 minutes 8.
Usain Bolt wrote another chapter in his remarkable Olympic story by winning the 100m final for a record third straight summer Games.
Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter has returned a positive doping result following a re-testing of his sample from the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Ziggy Marley likes a challenge as well as the day job as a musician, he's tried his hand at politics and more recently acting.
Marlon James has become the first ever Jamaican to win Britain’s highest literary honour the Man Booker fiction prize for “A Brief History of Seven
David Cameron has arrived in Jamaica looking to strengthen trade ties with the former British colony. Instead he has been hit with a request for
David Cameron’s trade trip to Jamaica looks set to be disrupted by a row over crueler commerce, the slave trade. Sir Hilary Beckels, chair of the
Jamaican singer OMI’s catchy hit ‘Cheerleader’ is enjoying a second lease of life thanks to a remix by 20-year old German producer Felix Jaehn. Now
As Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro arrived in Panama for the Summit of the Americas, reports said that the US State Department had
It is the first official visit by a US president to Jamaica in more than 30 years. Barack Obama is in Kingston to attend a summit of the 15-member
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt announced on Saturday he will retire after the 2017 World Championships in London. The 28-year-old had initially been
Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt will retire after the London World Athletics Championships in 2017, it was announced Saturday. The Jamaican
Jamaicans are celebrating at Marley's former home with free concerts and jam sessions
Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt wants to run the 200 metres in under 19 seconds before he hangs up his running spikes. The 28-year-old
Usain Bolt has denied a British newspaper report that he attacked the Commonwealth Games. The Times is standing by its story which claims the
Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell has been banned from the sport for 18-months after testing positive for a banned substance. The former 100m world
Michael Williams is looking to take part in the 2014 Winter Olympics for Jamaica and will know by the end of the week if he has done enough to
Jamaica’s Usain Bolt has set his sights on breaking his own 200m world record in 2014. The six-time Olympic Champion, who has said he plans to
With the World Athletics Championships in Moscow looming large six-time Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt has been in full training mode. Bolt
Italian police are investigating Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson as well as their physical trainer on suspicion of violating
Shortly after Tyson Gay’s shocking doping revelations, Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson also tested positive for a banned
A score of people are officially dead but more casualties are expected as Hurricane Sandy continues to leave a trail of destruction in its
The Force 2 Hurricane, Sandy, is leaving Cuba after lashing the island with torrential rain and strong winds of 183 kms per hour. Overnight coastal
Cuba has begun to feel the force of Hurricane Sandy, as strong winds and heavy rain batter the capital, Havana. A hurricane warning has been issued
Tropical storm Sandy has been upgraded to a Category 1 hurricane, and is expected to hit Jamaica later this evening. Authorities in Jamaica and