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Mining Minister Invites Opposition to Discuss US Sanctions on Russians

Mining Minister, Robert Montague, says he’s invited the opposition to discuss possible implications which sanctions on Russian companies may have on the local...

Holness Bemoans ‘Disgraceful’ Treatment of Windrush Generation in GMB appearance

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he agrees that it’s an utter disgrace that the British home office destroyed some documents which could have verified the status...

Jamaica Turning the Corner of “Sustained Fiscal Stability”, says Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has told the Summit of the Americas that Jamaica is turning the corner in achieving sustained fiscal stability. Mr. Holness was addressing...

Education Minister Dismisses Opposition Criticism as “untrue and hypocritical”

Education Minister, Senator Ruel Reid, is rejecting as untrue and hypocritical, a claim made by his Opposition counterpart, Ronald Thwaites. Mr. Thwaites says...

Hillel Academy Faces Backlash Over Controversial History Assignment

The Hillel Academy on Upper Mark Way in St. Andrew is facing backlash on social media. The school is being criticized for reportedly issuing an assignment to its Grade 9...

Involution Remains Committed to Caricel Purchase

Chairman of South African firm, Involution Limited, Gustav Schoeman says the company intends to follow through on its plan to complete the purchase of Jamaican...

PM Heartened by Decline in Violence in Schools

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he’s heartened that there’s been a general decline in violence in the nation’s schools. Mr. Holness is a former...

Lawyers Outline 12 Reasons why Kartel Should be Freed

Lawyers for incarcerated murder convict and dancehall star, Vybz Kartel, say contaminated evidence and a series of errors by the trial judge, Lennox Campbell, are among...

Jamaica is NOT Abandoning PetroCaribe Agreement

Energy Minister Dr. Andrew Wheatley says Jamaica is not abandoning the PetroCaribe agreement. He says the offer to repurchase Venezuela’s 49-percent stake in the...

‘Govt’s Crime Plan Beginning to Show Results’, says Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government’s crime plan which is being executed by the security forces is beginning to show results. Mr. Holness says the...