Michelle Thomas

Body-Found

Missing Woman’s Body Found in Bedroom Tomb

Relatives have identified the body of a woman found in a makeshift tomb in a house in West End, Negril in Westmoreland as that of 24 year old Shantal Dyer. Dyer and her...

Flood affected farmers

$100M More For Flood-affected farmers.

The government is to provide a further 100 million dollars to farmers who were affected by the heavy rains in May. The Ministry of Agriculture had reported that the...

Ivy Cooke

Widow of the late Governor General Howard Cooke, Lady Ivy Cooke, dies at the age of 100 years.

The widow of former Governor General, Sir Howard Cooke, Lady Ivy Cooke has died. Prime Minister Andrew Holness announced her passing on Twitter this afternoon. Mr....

court decision

Man Found GUILTY of 2007 Murder Based on Victim’s Dying Declaration

A man who was identified by his killer before he died in July 2007 was found guilty in the Home Circuit Court last Friday. After deliberating for an hour and twenty-five...

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Consumer & Business Confidence Dips Slightly

Consumer and business confidence dipped slightly for the first quarter of 2017. This was revealed today by the Managing Director of Market Research Services Limited, Don...

ROAD closure

Over $2bn to Reopen Roads

More than $2-billion. That’s the estimated cost of the National Works Agency to reopen roads and clearing drains following rains which started since March. The NWA...

Hope Bay Landslide

$1.3-bn in Infrastructure Damage

The estimated cost to date from Municipal Corporations for remedial work to be carried out to restore the parochial road network following the heavy rains of April and...

patrick-powell

Patrick Powell Firearm Trial Begins Today

The trial of businessman, Patrick Powell, who’s accused of failing to hand over to the police his licensed firearm for inspection is scheduled to start today. The...

murder

Murders Up Almost 15%

Murders are up by almost 15 percent for the first five months of the year when compared with the same period last year. 537 people have been killed between January one...

Manchester Attack UK

No Jamaicans Hurt in Manchester Terror Attack

Preliminary checks by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade have revealed that no Jamaicans were hurt in the terror incident at the Manchester Arena in the...