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An unwavering commitment to service and betterment of the less fortunate. That was the defining characteristic of Dr Kenneth Baugh, whether he was at home in the role of husband and father, in the operating theatre as a gifted surgeon, or on the...
If it were up to Asif Ahmad, the British high commissioner to Jamaica, citizens of the former British colony would no longer require a visa to travel to the United Kingdom (UK). But since the legal requirement is out of his hands, the country will...
In an effort to boost its efforts in helping the police crack more cases, Crime Stop has created a website dedicated to collecting tips. The website – 311tips.com – allows persons to anonymously submit tips in the form of text, photos, and videos...
Business operators in both Clarendon and St Catherine are pleased with the announcement by National Security Minister Dr Horace Chang that opening hours under the state of public emergency in the parishes will be extended to 11 pm. The operators...
Melanie Schwapp, the only daughter among three children for Kenneth and Vilma Baugh, yesterday used a tribute to her father to also pay homage to their mother. The two had been together as man and wife for 54 years until the death of the former...
- Police Probe Massive Ammunition Find In St. James Warehouse A probe is in progress into a massive ammunition find at a warehouse in St. James.According to the police, 1,014 assorted rounds of ammunition were seized about noon yesterday at a warehouse in Montego Bay.It's reported that the police received... Read More
- SSP Bent Sent On Leave As Spanish Town Shooting Probe Deepens Head of the Police Mobile Reserve Senior Superintendent Terrence Bent has been sent on leave as the fallout from last Sunday's shooting incident in Spanish Town, St Catherine begins. Minister of National Security Dr Horace Chang made the... Read More
- Preparations In High Gear For JTA/Sagicor National Athletics Championships In May The Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA), in association with Sagicor Foundation, launched the 36th annual JTA/Sagicor National Athletics Championships at the JTA's Head Office in Kingston yesterday. The track and field meet, which has... Read More
- Uk Defence Minister Fired Over Huawei Leak Gavin Williamson has been sacked as defence secretary following an inquiry into a leak from a top-level National Security Council meeting.Downing Street said the PM had "lost confidence in his ability to serve" and Penny Mordaunt will take on the... Read More
- St Lucia PM Confirms Minister’s Resignation After Initial Denial Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has accepted the resignation of the minister with responsibility for the public service, Dr Ubaldus Raymond, with immediate effect. The prime minister’s statement, April 29, came after nearly three weeks... Read More
- East Kingston Police Find 60 Rounds In Toilet Tank The police are reporting that a team assigned to the Kingston East division found several rounds of ammunition while on a patrol on Dorset Avenue in Kingston 3 yesterday, Tuesday, April 30.Reports are that about 5:00 pm a black plastic bag... Read More