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Admitting that not enough investigative stories are being produced by local journalists, president of the Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ), George Davis, has pledged to create opportunities for media practitioners to expand investigative abilities...
The police have intensified their search for a group of men who allegedly shot and killed two residents in Annotto Bay, St Mary, Saturday night.Saturday night's attack increased the number of killings in the parish to four since Thursday.The latest...
The Andrew Holness administration is now crafting a programme through which $500 million will be spent to build "reasonable" housing solutions for the poor and indigent across the island.Further, Holness, the prime minister, signalled yesterday that...
Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday expressed disappointment that wage negotiations between the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) and the Government remain unresolved despite numerous meetings between the parties.Holness, speaking yesterday at...
Western Bureau:Chief Justice Bryan Sykes says he has seen encouraging signs that an investment of J$15 million to provide leadership training in the court system is beginning to bear fruit.Sykes made the announcement during his keynote address at...
- Two men die in horrific Trelawny crash Two Trelawny men died as a result of injuries they sustained in a motor vehicle collision along the roadway in their parish Wednesday night. The deceased have been identified as security guard Norman Scott and taxi operator Devon Perrier, both... Read More
- Clifford Blake now acting as Commissioner of Police Clifford Blake is now acting Commissioner of Police. He replaces George Quallo who stepped down yesterday after nine months in the post. The Police Service Commission has commenced the search for a new Commissioner. And Judge of the Supreme Court,... Read More
- TEF gives $15 million for Reggae Month activities The Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) has given $15 million to support this year's Reggae Month activities. Reggae Month this year is centred on three essential components - peace, love and reggae. Seminars will be held to educate young talents about... Read More
- Cops seek help identifying victim in fatal hit-and-run The Constant Spring Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying an unidentified male, believed to be of unsound mind, who died from injuries he received when he was hit by a motor vehicle on Dunrobin Avenue, St Andew on January 21.... Read More
- Reggae Open University kicks off today Today February 1 marks the beginning of Reggae Month which will see the staging of the Reggae Open University. The series, kicks off with a session dedicated to examining some of the key factors for success in the reggae industry. The Reggae Open... Read More
- Tower Street inmate dies in suspected suicide An inmate of the Tower Street Correctional Centre in Kingston died this morning. He was pronounced dead at the Kingston Public Hospital after he was found hanging in a cell. The inmate has not yet been identified. More details will follow... Read More