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"It's ridiculous that Jamaica is just so non-progressive, it's just an evil, evil place," said Abigail Pinnock, claiming that her father was being threatened because of jealousy and "bad mind". "The media can really mek yuh tink seh this is a really selfish tief and it is really not true!" she said.
A major infrastructural programme about to be rolled out by the Government will tap into smart technology and be anchored on a rigorous maintenance regime. Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday unveiled the Greater Infrastructure Development...
Charging that claims by Karl Samuda, minister with responsibility for education, that the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) had no challenges in its daily operations at this time, Peter Bunting, the opposition spokesman, said that the school’s...
United States (US) Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Kingston yesterday evening amid a clamour of controversy in CARICOM, but Jamaica’s Foreign Minister Kamina Johnson Smith rolled out the welcome mat and delivered a sharp retort to the...
When Opposition Member of Parliament for South East St Ann, Lisa Hanna, repeatedly refused an order to sit down yesterday afternoon, it was evident that Speaker Pearnel Charles Sr was facing open mutiny in the House of Representatives. With his...
- Find progress says Kerry , The US and Russia must find progress on critical issues despite "collisions and moments of disagreement", US Secretary of State John Kerry has said. At a meeting in Washington, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lav-rov said the two nations had laid... Read More
- 127 people killed by police since the start of the year One-hundred-and-twenty-seven Jamaicans have been allegedly killed by the police between January 1 and June 30 of this year. Data from the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) show that 48 of the killings were committed from April to... Read More
- Switzerland sends Oprah apology The entire country of Switzerland is begging for Oprah Winfrey's forgiveness ... after a racist shop assistant in Zurich refused to show her a handbag because it was "too expensive" for Oprah. The incident occurred last month, when Oprah was in... Read More
- Felix in high hopes American Allyson Felix hopes a lighter load will yield better results at the World Championship in Moscow, Russia. Felix was unseated as world 200metre champion by jamaica's Veronica Campbell-Brown in Daegu, South Korea. Unlike two years ago, Felix... Read More
- MDC lashes out at Mugabe Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has filed a legal challenge to Robert Mugabe's victory in last week's presidential elections. The electoral petition seeks an order for the result to be declared null and void and a new election to be... Read More
- IMAX for the Caribbean Imax, the global 3D cinema enterprise with more than 738 theatres in 53 countries, will expand to another Caribbean territory before it builds a second screen in Trinidad and Tobago. The announcement was made by Ingrid Evelyn Jahra, the chief... Read More