- Usain Bolt for Diamond League in London Usain Bolt is among 29 London 2012 Olympic Games medalists who have so far been confirmed for the IAAF Diamond League meeting in London this weekend. The IAAF says Bolt will compete in the 100m on Friday evening and in the 4x100m on Saturday... Read More
- Residents have blocked sections of Langston Road Several residents have blocked sections of Langston Road in the community of McGregor Gully in St. Andrew this morning in protest at the shooting death of 38-year-old Omar Young by the police. Residents claim that Young was gunned down in full view... Read More
- BlackBerry fired 250 employees BlackBerry fired 250 employees from its Waterloo, Ontario headquarters today. A spokesperson from BlackBerry said it laid off employees working on research and development and manufacturing, and the cuts are part of the company's turnaround efforts... Read More
- Snoop Lion continues to hold down the #1 spot American rapper Snoop Lion continues to hold down the #1 spot on the Billboard Reggae album chart with Reincarnation. Over on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart, Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke featuring Pharrell and TI, is #1 for another week. Read More
- Women’s Under-20 Qualifying Tournament continues Group Four of the Caribbean Football Union Women’s Under-20 Qualifying Tournament continues this evening at the Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex. Jamaica, who is leading the four-team standings, will play Curacao in the opening game at 4 p.m. Then... Read More
- UN says death toll in Syria rises In international news, more than 100,000 people have been killed in the conflict in Syria, according to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Mr. Ban was speaking at UN headquarters in New York alongside US Secretary of State John Kerry. Both men... Read More
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With 12 murders since the start of the year in the St Catherine North police division, on Thursday night, the Government imposed a curfew in the hope of arresting the situation.The curfew covers sections of the Twickenham Park Road in the Jones...
Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett, on Thursday, assured Clement 'Jimmy' Lawrence, chairman of J. Wray & Nephew, that the first phase of resuscitation of the passenger rail service,...
WESTERN BUREAU:Hopeful that the state of public emergency will ultimately restore law and order, business operators in St James, including the operators of informal street-side stalls, said that they were quite happy to comply with a directive from...
WESTERN BUREAU:High Court Justice Vivienne Harris yesterday issued subpoenas for the medical records of Marvin Orr and Adrian Morgan, the inmates charged in connection with the 2014 death of Mario Deane, who died from injuries sustained while in...
Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett, on Thursday, assured Clement 'Jimmy' Lawrence, chairman of J. Wray...