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Widespread Condemnation Springs From Dangerous Tripping Jump Challenge

President of the Jamaica Teachers’ Association, JTA, Owen Speid, has joined other Education stakeholders in appealing for an end to the dangerous Tripping Jump...

“PNP are straight…and not bend up”, Dalley, Golding & Campbell Attack Terrelonge

Several prominent members of the Opposition PNP are urging comrades to ensure that the JLP’s Alando Terrelonge is booted as Member of Parliament for East Central...

J’Can Medical Student Stranded in Malaysia, Due to COVID-19 Travel Restrictions, Issues ‘Come Get Me’ Plea

A Medical Student currently enrolled in a University in China who is currently stranded in Malaysia is pleading for assistance to return home to Jamaica. Twenty two year...

PAJ Heightens Health and Safety Protocols in Light of New Coronavirus, COVID-19, Threat

The Port Authority of Jamaica says it has heightened its health and saftey protocols in light if the novel Coronavirus, COVID-19, threat. In a statement over the weekend...

JMMB Group Records $4 Billion Net Profit

Regional financial entity, JMMB Group, recorded a net profit of J$4 billion, for the nine-month period ending December 31, 2019, a 33% increase, year-over-year. ...

UPDATE: JDF Says Weapons Missing Are M-16 Rifles

The military base of the Jamaica Defence Force, JDF, is still on virtual shutdown, after two M-16 high-powered weapons went missing. Chief of Defence Staff at the JDF,...

Coronavirus: Local Phone Lines To Help With Registration of J’cans In China Goes Unanswered

Local phone lines announced to help with the registration of Jamaicans in China go unanswered today as the coronavirus outbreak continues to batter sections of China. ...

Brown-Burke Appeals For End To Violence In Maxfield Park Area

South West St Andrew MP, Dr Angela Brown-Burke is appealing for an end to the violence in the Maxfield Park Area. Her call follows what she describes as a recent upsurge...

Chaos At Criminal Records Office

There were chaotic scenes today at the Constabulary’s Criminal Records Office in downtown, Kingston. Scores of people vented their anger this afternoon because of...

Gov’t Ramps Up Water Distribution Efforts Islandwide

Local Government Minister Desmond McKenzie, says the government is ramping up efforts to distribute water to communities across the island, experiencing drought...