Latest News From The Jamaica Gleaner
Petrojam and the Government gave up revenue totalling close to $300 million because of the decision taken by former general manager of the state-owned oil refinery, Floyd Grindley, to shave $2 off the ex-refinery price of gasolene products around...
Opposition Spokesman on Health Dr Dayton Campbell has bashed the plan announced by the Ministry of Health and Wellness to outsource some non-emergency surgeries and diagnostic tests to private contractors to ease the burden on public health...
Port Antonio, Portland: Hours before 13-year-old Titchfield High School student Pranjal Jasti perished in an accident on Monday, the eighth-grader was harbouring high hopes as he attended an interview seeking to join the quiz team. Yesterday,...
Director of Elections Glasspole Brown has given the green light to the two candidates of the April 4 East Portland by-election, telling The Gleaner yesterday that Member of Parliament Ann-Marie Vaz and the defeated Damion Crawford met the May 16...
Two prominent business leaders have renewed calls for Prime Minister Andrew Holness to address frontally issues surrounding his yet-to-be-cleared statutory declarations. Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) President Howard Mitchell said...
- JT brought the house down at the VMA's Justin Timberlake picked up the big prizes at the MTV video awards as he reunited with his 'N Sync bandmates on stage. Timberlake won video of the year for Mirrors and collected the lifetime achievement award. One Direction picked up song of the... Read More
- Tracy McGrady goes into retirement Tracy McGrady has announced his retirement from the NBA today on ESPN and the social networking site Twitter. The seven-time All Star had a career average of 19.6 points, 5.6 points and 4.4 assists. McGrady who started his career in 1997 at the... Read More
- Welcome home Tallawahs The Jamaica Tallawahs are back on the island after winning the inaugural Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 competition with a seven wicket victory over Guyana Amazon Warriors at Queens Park oval in Trinidad and Tobago. Lendll Simmons 40 and Denesh... Read More
- One more suspect held in war veteran's death Another arrest has been made in connection with the fatal beating of the 88-year-old World War II veteran Delbert Belton. On August 21, Belton was attacked, beaten and robbed in his car as he waited on a friend in Spokane, Washington. Two teens were... Read More
- Man mowed down on HCB An unidentified man died from injuries he received when he was struck by a motorcar yesterday along the Howard Cooke Boulevard in St. James. Around 12:30 pm the driver of a Grey Toyota motorcar was heading to the east end of Montego Bay when he... Read More
- kim K upset with West over North Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are in a power struggle over their daughter and their public lives. It is said the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star is "upset" with the amount of control the rapper is taking when it comes to major announcements... Read More