Dennis Brooks

Mario Deane Update

The magistrate presiding over the case in which a deaf and mute man has been charged in relation to the death last year of construction worker, Mario Deane, while in the...

Murders Up 12% – Bunting

Minister Bunting says it will require a combination of more effective law enforcement and the effort of well thinking members of society to stem the moral decay which...

DNA Bill At Last!

After nearly ten years, the highly touted DNA bill has been tabled in Parliament. The draft legislation was tabled in the House of Representatives this afternoon by...

Hold your Fire! – Hylton

Investment Minister, Anthony Hylton, says he ahd his team are in possession of information that Dun and Bradstreet may not have. He was responding to questions posed in...

JFJ Gets International Support

International human rights groups are supporting the bid by local human rights lobby group Jamaicans for Justice, to have the government reinstate the entity as a...

Bitter Sugar Cess Row

The founder and Executive Chairman of the Lasco Group of Companies, Lascelles Chin last evening clashed with the Chairman of Jamaica Cane Products Sales, Ambassador...

‘Gov’t Can Afford It!’ – WIGUT Study

A study commissioned by the West Indies Group of University Teachers, WIGUT, the union that represents staff at the UWI, says the government can afford to give all...

New JFJ Board in Place

The Chairman of the human rights lobby group, Jamaicans for Justice, JFJ, Dr. Barry Wade, says the decision to strip it of its designation as a charitable organization...

JC Hutchinson Blasts Govt Agro Approach

Opposition Spokesman on Agriculture, JC Hutchinson says the Government’s programme to develop Agro-Parks to advance economic growth has been a major...

Major Housing Project Coming

The Government says it will be obtaining funding from several sources including the Petro Caribe fund to push ahead with a major low income housing project across...