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US Ambassador Donald Tapia says Mrs. Vaz Can Apply for B1/B2 VISA Waiver

US Ambassador to Jamaica, Donald Tapia, says American authorities will not be sharing the reasons for the revocation of the diplomatic visas of Cabinet Minister Daryl...

Water Gift for Christmas: NWC Boss Promises to Alleviate Water Woes for Festive Period

President of the National Water Commission, NWC, Mark Barnett, says customers in Hagley Park Road in St. Andrew will start to receive relief in their water supply...

Suspected Suicide in Palmer’s Cross, Clarendon

A 54-year-old man is suspected to have committed suicide by using his own licensed firearm to shoot himself in the head in Palmer’s Cross, Clarendon yesterday....

8 Shot, 4 Fatally In Kitson Town

Four people are dead and four others remain in hospital this morning following a shooting in the rural farming community of Dover outside of Kitson Town in the St....

Chang Bats For Further Extension in SOES

Minister of National Security, Dr. Horace Chang, has reemphasized the importance of continuing the States of Public Emergency across the island. Dr. Chang says while...

NWC Rate Increase Decision Coming Soon – OUR

The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) will soon release a decision on the National Water Commission’s (NWC) request for rate increase after much deliberation....

JAS Critical of Re-structured Commodity Board for ‘Stunting Research’

President of the Jamaica Agricultural Society, JAS, Lenworth Fulton says the restructuring of individual commodity boards has stunted critical research activities in the...

RADA Warns Farmers of Increase in Beet Armyworm

The Rural Agricultural Development Authority, RADA, is alerting farmers that there’s been an increase of the beet armyworm. RADA says this recent rainfall...

Police Federation Threatens Legal Action Over Poor Working Conditions of CRO Employees

Head of the Police Federation, Sergeant Patrae Rowe says the federation might pursue legal action against the government if it fails to act urgently in providing a safer...

JLP Caretaker Maintains Family’s Innocence in Sikka Rhymes’ Shooting

Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, caretaker for the Waterford Division and a relative of the three people who were murdered on Sunday, Krisho Holmes, says none of his relatives...