Oil price falls below $102 a barrel

Crude oil prices fell below $102 a barrel today on the world markets. The fall in the price of oil comes a day after it surged above $102 a barrel after reports of lower American inventories and amid hostilities in the Ukraine and the Middle East.
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Taiwan plane crash survivor crawls from wreckage and makes phone call

The 10 survivors of a Taiwanese plane crash on Wednesday include a 34-year-old woman who called her father after scrambling from the wreckage and seeking
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Jamaica ranked 96th in 2014 Human Development Report

Jamaica has been ranked 96 out of 187 countries in the UNDP’s 2014 Human Development Report. The latest release of the rankings sees Jamaica falling 11 places when compared to the previous ranking released in 2003. This report dubbed, “Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Building Resilience”, provides a fresh perspective on vulnerability and proposes ways to strengthen resilience. According to income-based measures of poverty, 1.2 billion people live with $1.25 or less a day. However, according to the UNDP Multidimensional Poverty Index, almost 1.5 billion people in 91 developing countries are living in poverty with overlapping deprivations in health, education and living standards. Norway is ranked highest in the index, and Niger is ranked the lowest on the index.
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Death toll exceeds 800 in Israel's offensive against Hamas

Israel continued its military offensive against Hamas, bombing several houses in the Gaza Strip on Friday. Palestinian officials said among those killed Friday were an
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Manchester businessman shot dead

Berkley Bennett a business in Christiana, Manchester, was shot and killed last night by unknown assailantsin Finegrass. Details surrounding the shooting incident are unknown. News of the shooting death of the businessman has left the district of Christiana in shock. If you have further details post.
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No survivors found at Air Algerie crash site; Black Box found - French President

French President Fancois Hollande has confirmed that no survivors were found at the crash site of the downed Air Algerie flight. President Hollande stated that one black box was found among the debris by French troops who located the plane near the border of Burkino Faso, and more soldiers will be sent to the site to protect the wreck. 110 passengers and six crew members were aboard the flight when it crashed.
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Pregnant cop dies in Falmouth

A pregnant Detective Corporal attached to the Falmouth Police Station, collapsed and died today. Sometime after 6 am, the officer attached to the Major Investigative Taskforce (MIT), complained that she was not feeling well, and later collapsed. She was rushed to hospital, where she later died. The colleagues of the Detective Corporal have been receiving grief counselling.
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Alia Atkinson through to semis in Meet Record

Alia Atkinson through to semis in Meet Record
Jamaica’s Alia Atkinson set the meet record in the Women’s 50m Breaststroke Heat 3, to qualify as the top seed heading into the semi-finals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Atkinson with a reaction time of 0.67 clocked 30.49s, to beat Scotland’s Corrie Scott who finished second in 30.64s, and her compatriot Andrea Strachan was third in 31.90s.
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Police identify bus driver killed in St. Ann crash

61-year-old George McGee has been identified as the bus driver who perished in a motor vehicle collision in St. Ann last night, A Toyota Coaster bus was travelling from Kingston to Montego Bay when it was involved in a collision with a 20-foot Tractor Trailer along a section of the Moneague main road near Phoenix Park, St. Ann. The driver of the Coaster bus was trapped under the steering wheel, before he was later freed, and he along with several passengers from both vehicles were taken to hospital. He was pronounced dead at hospital, meanwhile injuries sustained by passengers are not considered life threatening.
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India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy's mouth

Doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation. Ashik Gavai was brought in with a
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Pregnant cop dies in Falmouth

A pregnant Detective Corporal attached to the Falmouth Police Station, collapsed and died today. Sometime after 6 am, the officer attached to the Major Investigative Taskforce (MIT), complained that she was not feeling well, and later collapsed. She was rushed to hospital, where she later died. The colleagues of the Detective Corporal have been receiving grief counselling.
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Alia Atkinson through to semis in Meet Record

Alia Atkinson through to semis in Meet Record
Jamaica’s Alia Atkinson set the meet record in the Women’s 50m Breaststroke Heat 3, to qualify as the top seed heading into the semi-finals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Atkinson with a reaction time of 0.67 clocked 30.49s, to beat Scotland’s Corrie Scott who finished second in 30.64s, and her compatriot Andrea Strachan was third in 31.90s.
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Police identify bus driver killed in St. Ann crash

61-year-old George McGee has been identified as the bus driver who perished in a motor vehicle collision in St. Ann last night, A Toyota Coaster bus was travelling from Kingston to Montego Bay when it was involved in a collision with a 20-foot Tractor Trailer along a section of the Moneague main road near Phoenix Park, St. Ann. The driver of the Coaster bus was trapped under the steering wheel, before he was later freed, and he along with several passengers from both vehicles were taken to hospital. He was pronounced dead at hospital, meanwhile injuries sustained by passengers are not considered life threatening.
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India doctors remove 232 teeth from boy's mouth

Doctors in India have extracted 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation. Ashik Gavai was brought in with a
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Jamaica Mad to Raas!

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When did it come to this? Where do we begin to look for answers? Turns out that these are deep rooted psychological problems. And what the good Professor Hickling has concluded, might in fact be right. Jamaicans are mad people.
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Successful Asian Leader says former Jamaican PM – “Ruinous”

Successful Asian Leader says former Jamaican PM – “Ruinous”
"(Jamaican) professionals felt they had no future"
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Controversy in London

The 30th Olympiad is very much underway and of course with big Games come big controversies. I have highlighted just a few of the notables below.
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9.63s - Asafa's Pain

  9.63s was the time that flashed on the clock inside the stadium in London. Less than 10s after the starter fired the gun, the Men’s
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