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Region urged to brace for “slightly below normal activity” 2019 hurricane season

The continuation of the weakness of the El Nino phenomenon is being given as the main reason for the prediction that the 2019 hurricane season which begins in June to be slightly below normal activity. Colorado State University, regarded as one of the leading seasonal hurricane forecasters, says the hurricane season will have 13 named

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PNP denies resignation of its leader Dr. Peter Phillips

The main opposition People’s National Party (PNP) has dismissed as a “blatant act of forgery” reports that leader, Dr Peter Phillips, has resigned. In a statement, the PNP said that the letter, which bears Phillip’s signature, emerged during Thursday’s y-election in the Portland Eastern constituency that was won by Ann-Marie Vaz of the ruling Jamaica

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Former CXC registrar comments on demands by teachers for marking SBAs

The former registrar of the Barbados-based Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC), Dr. Didacus Jules has been commenting on the ongoing threat by teachers across the region to withdraw their services in marking examination projects under the School Based Assessment (SBA) and the Caribbean Primary Exit Assessment (CPEA) set by the CXC.

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