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Constables Convicted for Breaching Corruption Prevention Act

Two Constables were today convicted in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court for Breaches of the Corruption Prevention Act. Constables Oliver Johnson and Karl...

Stokes: Gov’t May Be Unable To Collect Projected Taxes

A financial expert, Dr. Adrian Stokes says the government may  be unable to collect the 3-hundred-and-78 billion dollars in taxes, projected for the new fiscal year....

#EllingtonAtEnquiry: Policeman Was Forced to Dig Grave Before Execution

The former police Commissioner Owen Ellington has told the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry that three policeman and one soldier were killed during the May 2010...

Highly Aggressive Strain of HIV Discovered in Cuba

Scientists have discovered a highly aggressive new strain of HIV in Cuba that develops into full-blown AIDS three times faster than more common strains of the virus. The...

Business-man Gets Life for Murder of 14-year-old Pregnant Girl

The man who pleaded guilty to the murder of Frome Technical High school student Santoya Campbell has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison in the Westmoreland...

Attacks on Doctors Increasing – Dawes

President of the Jamaica Medical Doctors Association, JMDA, Dr. Alfred Dawes says there’s been a steady increase in reports from doctors who’ve been...

JLP MPs Reaffirm Support in Holness

JLP General Secretary, Dr. Horace Chang says a majority of Opposition MPs have pledged their full support for party leader Andrew Holness. In a statement a short while...

Gov’t Outlines Areas of Priority as Parliament Opens

The establishment of the Caribbean Court of Justice, CCJ, as Jamaica’s final appellate court and the passage of crucial DNA legislation, are among the priorities...

Gases Prices to Increase Tomorrow

Petrojam has announced an increase in the prices of all fuels. Starting Thursday 87 Gasoline will sell for 96-dollars-74 per litre, up 1-dollars-73-cents per litre,...

Budget to be Tabled Tomorrow

Finance and Planning Minister Dr. Peter Phillips will table the Estimates of Expenditure in the House of Representatives on Thursday. It’ll follow the pomp and...