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LASCO Manufacturing Records 18% Bump in Net Profits

LASCO Manufacturing is reporting net profits of $587-million for its second quarter. It’s 18-percent above the previous year’s profit of $497-million. The...

Palace Amusement Navigates Difficult Financial Year

Palace Amusement Company says the just concluded financial year was challenging. The Group experienced an 8-percent decline in attendance, resulting in a 4-percent...

Cops Identify Person of Interest in Nicholas Francis’ Murder

The Police say they’ve identified a person of interest in the murder of Jamaica College student, 14-year old Nicholas Francis. Superintendent Stephanie Lindsay is...

Councilor Calls for Probe into ‘Partisan Spending’

Councillor for the Trafalgar Division in South East St. Andrew, the PNP’s Kari Douglas, is calling for Prime Minister Holness and Local Government Minister,...

Video Recording Facilities for Courthouses Islandwide

The main courthouses across the island will be equipped with video and audio visual recording technology within a year. That’s the assurance this afternoon from...

‘Powell Must Never Own Another Firearm’ – Chuck

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, says the firearm license granted to businessman, Patrick Powell, should be revoked. Powell was freed yesterday in the Home Circuit Court....

Murder at Spanish Town Bus Terminus

Sections of Spanish Town, Catherine are tense at this hour after two persons were shot, one fatally, this morning. Head of the JCF’s Corporate Communications Unit,...

WADA Exec Urges Caribbean to Step up Fight Against Drugs

Deputy Director General of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), Rob Kelly, is charging the leaders of the Caribbean anti-doping agency to be stern in the fight against...

Marvin Campbell Back in Court Today

Reputed Spanish Town Gangster, Marvin Campbell, who is charged with killing five people on March Pen Road, is scheduled to appear in the St Catherine Parish Court in...

Opposition Supports Call for Video Recording of Witness Statements

Opposition Spokesman on Justice, Senator Mark Golding, is supporting calls for witness statements to be video recorded. His support follows the revelations that the key...