Latest News From The Jamaica Gleaner
"This is a glorious day. Words cannot truly describe this historic achievement by this group of young ladies, who through sheer grit and determination in a game in which both teams went all out for victory, came out victorious. Dallas, USA, may be...
“It is an unbelievable feeling; it is a feeling of accomplishment.” Those words by assistant coach Andrew Price perfectly sums up the almost super human effort that led to Jamaica’s historic qualification to next year’s FIFA...
PICK YOUR PARLIAMENTOver the next few days, The Gleaner will be publishing features on the five designers shortlisted for the new Parliament building to be constructed at National Heroes Park in Kingston. During the period, readers are invited to...
Following yesterday's revelation that the prosecution's final two witnesses are not available this week, the trial for murder-accused police Constable Collis 'Chucky' Brown has been adjourned until Monday.Brown is being tried for the January 10,...
When a heavily hued Jamaican woman with 'Chiney bump' (hair twisted and rolled into knots) was featured as a television presenter, there was collective shock and surprise, but there was also celebration for the promotion of women who looked like the...
- Construction worker killed by falling wall 40-year-old Michael Harrison a construction worker of a Warsop address died from injuries he received when a wall fell on him this morning in Trelawny. The New Hope resident was working on a section of an unfinished house when a wall fell on him... Read More
- World cup clock stopped working The official World Cup countdown clock in Rio de Janeiro has stopped time. Although there's less than 11 months before the 2014 World Cup begins, the clock set up by local organizers at Copacabana Beach still shows there are 365 days to go before... Read More
- Curacao Jazz Festival line up looking good Some of the biggest names in show business are scheduled to perform at this year's Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival . The event, slated for August 30 and 31 in the World Trade Centre in Piscadera Bay, will feature a mix of jazz and blues, pop, soul,... Read More
- League cup format to be brought back into play The league cup format, which was discarded eight years ago for league play could be re-introduced for next season's National Premier League. As Sun City news understands, the sponsors seem to be leading the clamour for change, which could be made... Read More
- Pentobarbital expires in September The nation's most active death penalty state is running out of its execution drug. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice says its remaining supply of pentobarbital expires in September. Department spokesman Jason Clark says officials are... Read More
- Cabbie remanded The Manchester taxi operator accused of molesting his teenage daughter will have to spend another month in prison. The man, who is charged with rape and incest, was remanded when appeared in the Mandeville Resident Magistrate's Court Wednesday. His... Read More