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‘Conjugal Visits Won’t be a Free for All!’ – Montague

National Security Minister, Robert Montague, says his proposal to allow some prisoners to have conjugal visits will not be a free for all. Minister Montague disclosed...

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Port Henderson Road(Back Road) *** Local Caption *** Ian Allen/Photographer

During the days the 'Back Road' in Port Henderson St Catherine appears peaceful and calm but come dusk the 'Ladies of the Night" take over.

Missing St Ann Teen Found in Back Road Raid

One of the minors picked up yesterday on Port Henderson Road popularly called ‘Back Road’ in Portmore, St. Catherine had been reported missing. This has been...

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Senator Floyd Morris Throws Support Behind Brown-Burke

Opposition Senator and media liaison for Senator Brown Burke’s campaign team, Floyd Morris, says he has no doubt that Brown-Burke will emerge victorious. He says...

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Govt to Push Ahead with Amendments to Gun Court Act to Allow Trial by Judge Alone

The government has signaled that it will be pushing ahead with a proposal to amend the Gun Court Act which will allow for some murder cases to be tried by judge alone....

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Parliament Approves Amendments to Three Companion Bills

The House of Representatives this afternoon approved amendments to three companion bills. This to fulfill a requirement under Jamaica’s agreement with the...

Women in Govt

Holness Administration Committed to Increasing Women’s Participation in Gov’t

The Holness-administration is committed to making it a priority to have more women participate in the governmental process. That’s according to Minister without...

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Webber Rubbishes Talk of PNP Presidents ‘Anointing’ Successors

A former PNP Deputy General Secretary, Maureen Webber, says Party President Dr. Peter Phillips’s suggestion that past leaders have been allowed the courtesy to...

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Ex-Cop GUILTY of Ravin Thompson’s Murder

A 34-year-old former Police Constable, Mark Russell, has been found guilty of murder. Russell was found guilty in the Home Circuit Court in Downtown Kingston this...

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Bunting Critical of PNP’s Handling of SW St Andrew Candidate Selection

Former People’s National Party General Secretary, Peter Bunting, is this afternoon criticizing his party’s handling of its candidate selection process for...

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Senate Opens Debate on Amendments to NHT Act

The Senate today opened debate on a bill, the National Housing Trust Amendment Act, which seeks to allow an annual $11-billion draw down from the agency over the next 4...