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A woman yesterday detailed for prosecutors how an official at the then Manchester Parish Council, whom she had befriended, telephoned her days before Christmas in 2015 to ask her to encash a cheque for him. The Manchester Parish Council has been...
Foreign Affairs Minister Kamina Johnson Smith says the Government cannot call in officials from the United States Embassy to shed light on the alleged inhumane treatment meted out to five Jamaican fishermen by the US Coast Guard until she has...
Port Antonio, Portland: The eastern parish of Portland is arming itself to tackle a rat-infestation problem that has taken root especially in the seaside town of Port Antonio, the parish’s capital. “They are just about everywhere. You hear them...
Three held on illegal gun, scamming charges Members of the Counter Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigation Branch arrested two males and a female for breaches of the Firearm Act and the Law Reform (Fraudulent Transaction) (Special Provisions)...
Members of the church community in Clarendon in bemoaning the crime situation plaguing the mid-island parish have said that the problem has been festering due to a lack of job opportunities and not enough positive role models and demonic possession...
- Minor earthquake in sections of Corporate Area, St. Catherine A minor earthquake was felt in sections of the Corporate Area and St. Catherine Sunday night. It occurred at 8:20. The Earthquake Unit is reporting that it had a magnitude of 3.6 with the epicentre 15 kilometres north of Spanish Town. It was also... Read More
- Small California City Welcomes Doomsday Bunkers Bernie Jones 46, is constructing a plan to build his underground survival shelter to hold twenty (20) persons. Part of a small but vocal group of survivalists in Menifee, some 80 miles east of Los Angeles, Jones, 46, has pushed for the right to... Read More
- 20-year-old woman found dead in Manchester 20-year-old Samantha Wright o/c "Sputts" of a Mandeville address was found dead earlier yesterday evening in Spur Tree, Manchester. Unconfirmed reports are that the former Bishop Gibson High School student was strangled to death by her... Read More
- Tyra Banks Poses as Cindy Crawford, Kate Moss and Cara Delevingne The America's Next Top Model mastermind paid tribute to her fellow supermodels, Cindy Crawford, Kate Moss and newcomer Cara Delevigne by re-creating creative poses of each catwalker in a new photoshoot in honor of New York Fashion Week. "I... Read More
- US Distributes Videos Of Syrian Chemical Attack The Obama administration is distributing videos showing a chemical weapons attack in Syria to help convince Americans and Congress that a military intervention against the Syrian government is necessary, Secretary of State John Kerry said yesterday... Read More
- No changes to existing PetroCaribe agreement during Jamaica’s four-year IMF deal - Paulwell The Government of Jamaica has reportedly secured a guarantee from the Venezuelan Government that there will be no change to the existing PetroCaribe agreement during Jamaica's four-year deal with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). This... Read More