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Thwaites Urges Schools to Crack Down on Students Smoking Ganja

The Ministry of Education is urging schools to crack down on the use of ganja by students. Education Minister Ronald Thwaites says he has received startling accounts of...

UTECH Students Paid Tuition With Fraudulent Credit Cards: MOCA Investigating

The Major Organised Crime and Anti Corruption Agency (MOCA) has been called to investigate a major case of credit card fraud at the University of Technology Jamaica....

Bomb Scare Forced Evacuation of Winchester Business Centre

A bomb scare forced the evacuation of the Winchester Business Centre in Half-Way Tree, St. Andrew, this morning. The police say shortly after 9am, a call was made to the...

UTECH Students Allegedly Used Fraudulent Credit Cards to Pay Tuition – Probe Lauched

The University of Technology, UTech, says its probing several incidents in which some students are alleged to have used fraudulent credit cards to pay their tuition...

R&B Legend, Percy Sledge Is Dead, Aged 73

R-and-B Legend Percy Sledge is dead. Sledge died today at his home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, after a long battle with cancer. He was 74. The singer had several hits...

NEPA Wants Policy to Deal with Regular Fires Near & At Riverton

The National Environment and Planning Agency, NEPA, is calling for “something to be done” to deal with regular fires at and near the Riverton City dump. The...

Gov’t Moves to Protect Vulnerable Watersheds

The government is to spend approximately 4-million US dollars or just under 4-hundred-and-60-million Jamaican dollars to protect two of the country’s most...

Thwaites Praises Obama’s Young Leaders Initiative

Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites, is praising Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative announced by President Obama yesterday. Under the programme, the US is setting...

Over 20% of Jamaicans Are Obese – Study

Over 20-percent of Jamaicans are obese! That’s according to the latest report from the World Obesity Federation. The report uses a color coded grade for obesity...

8-year-old American found Wandering at Norman Manley Airport

The police are seeking the public’s assistance in finding the relatives of an 8-year-old American boy who was found wandering at the Norman Manley International...