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It was a serene Friday morning at the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) headquarters on Old Hope Road, Kingston, as law enforcers held back their emotions at the monthly prayer meeting, where they also paid homage to their colleagues, slain, injured...
"It's a real loss to the community," says close friend and neighbour Eulalee Irving of sisters Janet and Paulette James, who perished in a fire at their home on Sunday morning in Crossroads, St Ann."They were two quiet sisters, jovial persons, and...
Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Paula Llewellyn has announced that her office would not prosecute candidates who contested the February 25 legislative election but failed to provide election expenditure reports (returns) by the April 6...
"Justice was served."That declaration by Pauline Edwards came in the Home Circuit Court in downtown Kingston yesterday, minutes after 65-year-old Bertram Clarke and 24-year-old Arthur Robinson were sentenced to life imprisonment for the brutal...
Prime Minister Andrew Holness, US Ambassador to Jamaica Luis G. Moreno, and Opposition spokesman on National Security Peter Bunting have condemned the killing of Woman Corporal Judith Williams and have issued messages of condolence."She dedicated...
- 11 dead, 2 missing after oil-rig helicopter crash off Norway An oil-rig helicopter crashed Friday on an island off the coast of western Norway, killing 11 people and leaving two others missing. The Airbus EC- 225 helicopter was carrying 11 Norwegians, one Briton and one Italian. It was 74 miles away on the... Read More
- Policewoman shot in Franklyn Town succumbs to injuries Woman Corporal Judith Williams, who was shot and injured in a violent attack on Bray Street in Franklyn Town, yesterday morning, has died. Williams, who was 54 years old, was attached to the Office of the Commissioner of Police. Reports from the... Read More
- Tessanne Chin and Duane Stephenson for Grooving In he Park ENTERTAINMENT TE have been added to the June 26 Groovin in the Park event at Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, New York. They join Beres Hammond and Toots and the Maytals as confirmed reggae acts. American R&B singers Peabo Bryson and Brian McKnight... Read More
- CAL increases flights between Guyana and New York Caribbean Airlines will be increasing flights between New York and Guyana. The increase in the flight schedule is in support of the celebration of Guyana’s 50th Anniversary of Independence. Caribbean Airlines’ has an average of six daily... Read More
- FATHER OF MURDERED 3-YO FOUND DEAD A highly placed police source has revealed that the bullet riddled body of Roosevelt Thomas, who is believed to have murdered his three- year-old, daughter, Leashay Thomas, was found at a house in the parish last night. According to the police... Read More
- Montego Bay United vs PFAJ Showdown Looming A showdown between Montego Bay United and the Professional Football Association of Jamaica PFAJ, is looming. This after it was confirmed that arising out of an emergency meeting of the PFAJ, the starting time for Sunday's Red Stripe National... Read More