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Special treatment for Rastas in UK jails as religion is recognised; allowed drums but no ganja

Rastafarian inmates in England and Wales are being handed Bob Marley CDs, drums and shakers and in jail – after their religion was officially recognised by prison chiefs, according to a report in the Daily Mail. New prison rules put in place last year mean Rastafarianism is an approved religion alongside Christianity, Islam and other [...]

Rapper Andre Johnson cuts off his penis in suicide attempt, re-attach fails after self-castration

Rapper, Andre Johnson, who cut off his own penis before attempting suicide will not have the organ reattached, it was revealed today. Andre Johnson, who has performed with the Wu-Tang Clan, was rushed to hospital on Wednesday after he attempted suicide by jumping from a second-floor balcony at an apartment building in North Hollywood. Mr [...]

21st Hapilos record exec, Dennis Graham, arrested by the Feds for 2002 murder in Maryland

21st Hapilos record exec, Dennis Graham, was busted by federal marshals at JFK Airport late Sunday night after he crafted a new identity and eluded law enforcement for 12 years. As it turns out, the reggae music executive, known to those in the industry as Dennis Graham, or Hapi, was actually christened Kevin Reynolds. According to [...]

Kingston College wins Schools Challenge Quiz…again!

chatychaty.com: Kingston College surely knows how to win a trophy, especially TVJ’s Schools’ Challenge Quiz trophy. On Tuesday night, the boys from North Street beat Campion College in an exhilarating final, which had every viewer perched on the edge of their seats. Now in its 45th year, the Schools Challenge trophy has been lifted by [...]

House music legend, Frankie Knuckles, dead at 59

You have the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin and the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. And there is no question that the soulful dance music called house music’s godfather was Frankie Knuckles. Born Francis Nicholls in the Bronx on January 18, 1955, Knuckles began hitting New York’s after-hours spots such as the Loft, the Sanctuary, [...]

Jetblue aircraft makes emergency landing at Norman Manley airport after smoke seen in engine

A Jetblue aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing at the Norman Manley International Airport. Reports are that about 15 minutes into the flight the pilot detected smoke coming from one of the engines. The pilot returned the aircraft to the Norman Manley International airport for an emergency landing. The emergency chutes were deployed [...]

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    David Moyes will be sacked by Manchester United in the coming weeks and could even go before the end of the day. United’s owners the Glazer family have finally lost patience with Moyes after a dismal season that has seen the reigning Barclays Premier League champions slump to seventh in the table. The final straw [...]

  • Studio One met Treasure Isle in Brixton ….and it was AWESOME!!!

    Studio One met Treasure Isle in Brixton ….and it was AWESOME!!!

    chatychaty.com: – It was the ultimate Easter Reggae Showcase, Studio One Meets Treasure Isle Concert held at the O2 Academy in Brixton last Saturday, April 19. Treasure Isle and Studio One were rivals in every department — Sound systems, labels and studios. This rivalry and antagonism was beneficial for the reggae world.Treasure Isle and Studio [...]

  • Revived by His Word: Isaiah 56

    Revived by His Word: Isaiah 56

    Thus saith the Lord, Keep ye judgment, and do justice: for my salvation is near to come, and my righteousness to be revealed. 2 Blessed is the man that doeth this, and the son of man that layeth hold on it; that keepeth the sabbath from polluting it, and keepeth his hand from doing any evil. 3 Neither [...]

  • Rubin “Hurricane” Carter dead at 76

    Rubin “Hurricane” Carter dead at 76

    Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, a professional boxer and defender of the wrongly convicted who spent nearly 20 years in prison for three murders before getting his convictions overturned, died Sunday in Toronto at 76. His career as a prized, top middleweight boxer ended abruptly when he was wrongfully convicted of a 1966 triple murder in New [...]

  • Kidnapped 10-y-o sings gospel song for 3 hours until abductor gets annoyed and set him free

    Kidnapped 10-y-o sings gospel song for 3 hours until abductor gets annoyed and set him free

    Ten year-old Willie Myrick was abducted by a man from his Atlanta, Georgia driveway, on March 31 when the abductor reportedly lured him with money and then, when he was close enough, grabbed him and pulled him into his car But Willie’s actions during that terrifying time probably saved his life. Willie said he sang [...]

  • The new ‘It’ girl, Lupita, strolls happily around New York; what will her next role be?

    The new ‘It’ girl, Lupita, strolls happily around New York; what will her next role be?

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  • Isaiah 54 – Revived by His Word

    Isaiah 54 – Revived by His Word

    Sing, O barren, thou that didst not bear; break forth into singing, and cry aloud, thou that didst not travail with child: for more are the children of the desolate than the children of the married wife, saith the Lord. 2 Enlarge the place of thy tent, and let them stretch forth the curtains of [...]

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    Kingston College’s winning 1964 Penn Relays team to be honoured at Games in April

    The 1964 Kingston College 440-yard relay team, the first high school team from Jamaica to compete at the Penn Relays will be honoured at the 120th staging of the world famous Penn Relays at Franklyn Field Stadium in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania April 24-26. The Jamaicans will be among those added to prestigious the Wall of Fame [...]

  • Gay Jamaican killer won’t be deported from the UK; homosexual wins right to stay in Britain

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  • Chris Brown’s family attend court in DC for his assault trial; rapper facing up to 4 years in prison

    Chris Brown’s family attend court in DC for his assault trial; rapper facing up to 4 years in prison

    Chris Brown is on trial in Washington DC for allegedly assaulting a man who asked to have a photograph taken with him last year. The 24-year-old’s family arrived on Friday to the Columbia Superior Court in a show of support for the troubled rapper, who could face more jail time if he is found guilty. [...]

  • Special treatment for Rastas in UK jails as religion is recognised; allowed drums but no ganja

    Special treatment for Rastas in UK jails as religion is recognised; allowed drums but no ganja

    Rastafarian inmates in England and Wales are being handed Bob Marley CDs, drums and shakers and in jail – after their religion was officially recognised by prison chiefs, according to a report in the Daily Mail. New prison rules put in place last year mean Rastafarianism is an approved religion alongside Christianity, Islam and other [...]

  • Pro-Russian armed soldiers pictured on a tank in front of the Slavyansk City Hall in Ukraine. Pro-Russian protesters have occupied the government buildings in eastern cities such as Donetsk and Luhansk, declaring independence from the capital Kiev

    In a chilling echo of the Holocaust, Jews are ‘ordered to register and list property’ in east Ukraine after pro-Russian militants take over government buildings

    Jews have reportedly been told to register with pro-Russian forces in the east Ukrainian city of Donetsk or face deportation.A pamphlet handed out in Donetsk orders ‘citizens of Jewish nationality’ over the age of 16 to pay $50 to register and be issued special passports ‘marking the confession of faith’. The leaflets, a chilling echo [...]

  • Tuesday’s blood-red moon signals Armageddon; doom for Jews, say  Bible scholars

    Tuesday’s blood-red moon signals Armageddon; doom for Jews, say Bible scholars

    According to a number of American pastors, each of the last three occasions when tetrads have fallen over Passover and Sukkot, it has coincided with traumatic events for the Jews.The most recent tetrad in 1967-1968 started just before the Six Day War when Israel was once again threatened by its enemies   September 15 next [...]

  • Revived by His Word: Isaiah 53 -

    Revived by His Word: Isaiah 53 -

    Isaiah 53 – Revived by His Word Who hath believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the Lord revealed? 2 For he shall grow up before him as a tender plant, and as a root out of a dry ground: he hath no form nor comeliness; and when we shall see him, [...]

  • Rapper Andre Johnson cuts off his penis in suicide attempt, re-attach fails after self-castration

    Rapper Andre Johnson cuts off his penis in suicide attempt, re-attach fails after self-castration

    Rapper, Andre Johnson, who cut off his own penis before attempting suicide will not have the organ reattached, it was revealed today. Andre Johnson, who has performed with the Wu-Tang Clan, was rushed to hospital on Wednesday after he attempted suicide by jumping from a second-floor balcony at an apartment building in North Hollywood. Mr [...]

  • With Hapilos behind bars, the awards show is off

    With Hapilos behind bars, the awards show is off

    As their way of  ”celebrating 4 years of great success” 21st Hapilos Digital Distribution Inc. was all geared up  to give back at the 21st Hapilos Annual Anniversary and Digital Awards show, scheduled for this weekend,  Saturday, April 19th, 2014 at the Chinese Benevolence Centre on Old Hope Road in Kingston, Jamaica. However, with the [...]

  • 21st Hapilos record exec, Dennis Graham, arrested by the Feds for 2002 murder in Maryland

    21st Hapilos record exec, Dennis Graham, arrested by the Feds for 2002 murder in Maryland

    21st Hapilos record exec, Dennis Graham, was busted by federal marshals at JFK Airport late Sunday night after he crafted a new identity and eluded law enforcement for 12 years. As it turns out, the reggae music executive, known to those in the industry as Dennis Graham, or Hapi, was actually christened Kevin Reynolds. According to [...]

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