Michelle Thomas

Comedienne & Media Darling; Elva Rudduck, Dies

Popular comedienne and media personality, Elva Ruddock has died from the autoimmune disease Lupus. Elva, as she’s popularly known, died yesterday at the Kingston...

Ina Hunter Returns to Court Today

The case involving the Commissioner of Corrections, Ina Hunter, who’s charged with breaches of the Public Health Act is scheduled to return to the St Catherine...

NEPA Warns Against Buying Protected Species as Pets

The National Environment and Planning Agency, NEPA, is warning members of the public, who may be seeking to purchase pets as gifts for the Christmas season, not to buy...

Al-Faisal Extradition Hearing to Continue Today

The extradition hearing of controversial Jamaican born Muslim cleric, Sheikh Abdullah Al-Faisal, is scheduled to resume in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish court today....

Spanish Town Cab Driver on Indecent Assault Charge Denied Bail

A 48-year-old taxi driver of March Pen Road in Spanish Town who’s charged with indecent assault of a 21-year-old woman was denied bail when he appeared in the St...

Two Cruise Vessels Dock in Kingston

The Port of Kingston welcomed two cruise vessels yesterday. The Monarch of the Seas and Mein Schiff 6, which is owned by TUI Cruises, called on the port yesterday....

Opposition says Govt Bureaucracy Stifling Investment

Government’s bungling bureaucracy is again being blamed for stifling the interest of prospective investors. Opposition Leader, Dr Peter Phillips, says the...

Labour Ministry Summons Nurses Reps to Emergency Meeting

The Ministry of Labour has summoned representatives of the Nurses Association of Jamaica and the Ministry of Finance and the Public Service to an emergency meeting. The...

Tributes Pour in for the Late Prof Claude Packer

Tributes are pouring in from members of the education fraternity on news of the passing of the former President of the MICO University College, Professor Claude Packer....

IDB Pumping $2.5-Billion to Boost Conviction Rates

The country’s conviction rate for murder and other violent crimes is set to get a $2.5-billion boost. This as the government is to benefit from an Inter-American...