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Nearly $100 million in cash, including $68 million taken from two suspected South African 'money mules', was turned over to the Government's coffers in the first five months of the current fiscal year.During the same period, the Financial...
Morant Bay, St Thomas:1. Tiffany DeCambre, Airy Castle Primary2. Nyameke Bennett, Providence Preparatory3. Dessania Mathews, White Horses Primary4. Jaheim Simpson, Middleton Primary5. Shamoya Brown, Providence PreparatoryTop Boy: Nyameke Bennett,...
Concerns are being raised in the education sector about few or no alternatives to bulla cakes and other high-sugar products following their withdrawal from public schools.Education Minister Ruel Reid, while addressing the 54th Jamaica Teachers'...
There were tense moments for passengers of a Coaster bus along Industrial Terrace in Kingston yesterday, as members of the security forces operating under the state of public emergency discovered two gym bags, one knapsack and one 'scandal' bag full...
WESTERN BUREAU:Tears flowed at Herbert Morrison Technical High School in Montego Bay, St James yesterday as the school family - including the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA), Past Students' Association (PSA) and friends of the school - came...
- Petrojam Building To Be Renamed For Seaga State-owned oil refinery Petrojam’s corporate office is to be renamed the Edward Seaga Building, in honour of the former prime minister of Jamaica. A ceremony renaming the building is to be held tomorrow. The move to rename the building was... Read More
- Holness calls on artistes to use music to promote peace and love Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, is encouraging recording and performing artistes to play an integral part in the fight against crime by using their music as a source of inspiration to promote peace and love in the society. Speaking at a Reggae Month... Read More
- Judges Meeting Over Appointment Of Acting Chief Justice Judges from across the island are now gathered at the Supreme Court for a meeting to discuss the continued refusal of Prime Minister Andrew Holness to permanently appoint Bryan Sykes as chief justice. Holness has appointed Sykes as acting Chief... Read More
- Sigma oversubscribed, but more donations needed The Organizers have said that this year's Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run has been oversubscribed, however, they still need more donations to hit the $50-million target they have set in order to meet the needs of the Spanish Town Hospital Neonatal Unit... Read More
- London City Airport closed after WWII bomb found London City Airport has been closed as military experts work to remove a 500-kilogramme German World War II bomb found in a neighbouring dock. The unexploded ordnance was discovered in King George V Dock, during planned works near the runway of... Read More
- Businessman Patrick Powell Released From Prison Businessman Patrick Powell who was last August sentenced to nine months in prison for failing to hand over his licensed firearm to the police, has been released from prison after serving six months. Joyce Stone, Deputy Commissioner of Custodial... Read More