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The Seaview Gardens and Richie Lane communities drowned in tears as the death of eight-year-old Galen Buchanan sank in yesterday. According to reports from the police communications arm, a resident stumbled upon Buchanan’s body in the Kingston...
Tamara Lewis was an emotional wreck yesterday, her face a portrait of pain as she recalled the cruel turn of events that caused her eight-year-old son to be torn from her arms forever. The mourning mother was even more devastated because she...
As an islandwide dengue mitigation campaign got into gear yesterday, school administrators like Marlon Campbell say it couldn’t have come sooner. Campbell, principal of the Spanish Town-based St Catherine High, said that the mosquito-borne disease...
Clean-up operations were on in earnest along the section of Barry Street, which runs through Southside, with residents of the Kingston community lending a helping hand while others kept watch on National Solid Waste Management Authority workers,...
Noted defence attorney Peter Champagnie is among three lawyers who have been appointed as Queen’s Counsel. Also appointed were Senior Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions Jeremy Taylor and civil attorney M. Maurice Manning. The appointment was...
- Police to clampdown on speeding The police traffic division is to begin a renewed drive today against speeding on the nation’s road in light of a number of recent fatal crashes. Head of the Division, Senior Superintendent Radcliffe Lewis says as of this morning the police will be... Read More
- Obama Cancels meeting US President Barack Obama has canceled a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin after Russia decided to grant asylum to intelligence leaker Edward Snowden. According to the BBC, Obama says he is disappointed with Russia's decision to offer... Read More
- Tameka wants custody International sources have reported that Usher's ex-wife, Tameka Raymond, has filed legal documents in which she blames the singer for the near-death pool accident that landed their 5-year-old in ICU. In the documents, Tameka claims Usher Raymond V... Read More
- Deadly bomb attack in Pakistan kills 11 Eleven persons including a number of teenage boys were killed when a bomb blast hit in the impoverished neighborhood of Lyari in Karachi, Pakistan yesterday. The bomb was planted on a motor bike parked outside a stadium where a football match was... Read More
- 400m athlete Ahkeem Gauntlett arrested Jamaican 400m athlete Ahkeem Gauntlett was arrested and charged for theft by police in Arkansas, USA, in June, days before competing at Jamaica’s National Championships, according to media reports. Details of Gauntlett's arrest along with his... Read More
- 13-year old Amanda Ellis missing An Ananda Alert has been activated for 13-year old Amanda Ellis of Eleven Miles, Bull Bay, who has been missing since July 21. Amanda is of dark complexion, medium build and is about four-feet-six-inches tall. The Bull Bay police said Amanda was... Read More