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Justice Minister unsure if judges can sue for outstanding pay.

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, says he’s not sure if judges can sue the government over outstanding salaries and emoluments. According to a report in the Sunday...

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Man charged with smoking in a public place.

A Spanish Town man has become the first person to be charged with Smoking in a Public Place, since the offence became law almost four years ago. Twenty-nine year-old...

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JUTC suspends driver in viral video.

The Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC, has suspended a driver who’s seen on video leaving the steering wheel while the bus is in motion. The video has been...

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Some math content ‘unnecessary’ for GSAT level students – Edu. Min.

Education Minister, Ruel Reid, says some of the Mathematics content that young students are being taught is unnecessary at such an early age. It’s one of the...

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BOJ to auction foreign currency to financial institutions.

Starting next month, Jamaicans will know how much foreign currency the Bank of Jamaica plans to sell to the market, and when. It’s a policy the Central Bank will...

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Police say the killing of a pregnant teenager and a 19-year-old man in Clarendon may’ve been a reprisal.

The police are theorizing that the killing yesterday of a pregnant teenager and a 19-year-old man in the community of Farm, Clarendon, may’ve been a reprisal....

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Vauxhall School board to consider disciplinary action against Teachers.

Education Minister, Senator Ruel Reid, says the Board of Vauxhall High School in Kingston is to consider whether it will take any disciplinary action against three...

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No ‘New’ Ban on Ganja Edibles

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, says he has not issued a ban on ganja edibles because they’re already illegal. There were reports last week that the Minister had...

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Jamaican Charged in FL for Threatening to Kill Employee

A Jamaican man who overstayed his visit to the United States was arrested in Orlando, Florida after allegedly threatening to kill an immigration employee and then...

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Brace for Food Shortages as Agriculture Sector Reels from Recent Flooding

People in urban areas should expect shortages and higher prices for some market items over the next three months. This, as recent flood rains have affected several...