Latest News From The Jamaica Gleaner
The Supreme Court has voided the election of Dean Jones, the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) councillor for the Yallahs Division of the St Thomas Municipal Corporation.
The Praedial Larceny Prevention Unit in the Agriculture Ministry is warning members of the public, especially residents of Clarendon, to be cautions when buying meat. The warning follows reports by the Four Paths Police that seven sheep were stolen...
Dr Peter Phillips, president of the People's National Party (PNP), has charged that the imposition of a second state of emergency since the start of the year is the Government's acknowledgement of its own policy failure in regards to combating crime...
Newly appointed Com-missioner of Police Major General Antony Anderson says that improving morale among members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) and the deepening of its investigative abilities, among other things, will be critical targets...
The Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA) is heading back to the bargaining table in another attempt at shaking the piggy bank some more as they seek to get a better wage deal from the Government.This, after members of the General Council of its...
- Future monarch photographed A beaming Prince William and his wife, Kate, have shown their newborn baby boy to the world. Kate carried the future monarch outside St Mary's Hospital in central London Tuesday so he could be photographed by the waiting press. The photos... Read More
- Pauwell to turn on the lights Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining Phillip Paulwell will on Wednesday, July 24 at 6:30pm switch on lights in the communities of Goshen and Well’s Bottom Road, St Elizabeth, that have been electrified under the Rural Electrification... Read More
- landing gear cancels flight in NY Close to 120 flights at LaGuardia airport in New York, USA have been cancelled following a rough landing by a Southwest Airlines flight yesterday. Runways have been opened however passengers have been warned to expect delays following a landing gear... Read More
- Curfew imposed on the McGregor Gully A curfew has been imposed on the McGregor Gully community of the Kingston Eastern Division commenced at 6:00 pm Monday, the police have reported. The curfew will continue until Thursday. The boundaries of the curfew are north along Robert Avenue... Read More
- JATOO flat tax issues The Jamaica Association of Hackney and Contract Carriages, has taken issue with an attempt by another taxi association, to have the recently announced flat tax for transport operators delayed. The Jamaica Association of Transport Owners and... Read More
- 17 year old cross-dresser chopped and stabbed to death A 17-year-old Cross-Dresser was chopped and stabbed to death at a River party in Irwin, St.James this morning. The teen whose identity was not released was dancing with a male when a woman at the party recognised him and told persons at the party... Read More