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Mother of Deceased Testifies at #DeathSquadTrial

The mother of the man who was allegedly killed by two policemen attached to the Clarendon Police broke down in tears this afternoon while she gave evidence during the...

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JCTU Vows to Fight Govt Pension Reform Proposals

Pressure is building on the government as the start of the new financial year on April 1 draws closer, when proposed pension reforms could take effect. The largest trade...

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Education Minister Urging Resolution to Teachers’ Pension Impasse

Education Minister, Ruel Reid, says he’ll be trying to have an ‘amicable’ resolution to the push-back from public sector teachers on pension reform....

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Front Runners Emerge as PSC Pores Over Applications for Police Commissioner

Deputy Police Commissioner, Novelette Grant and Assistant Commissioner, Fitz Bailey, are emerging as the front runners to succeed Dr. Carl Williams as Police...

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JCF Gets 40 New Body Cameras

The Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, has received 40 more body cameras. Last August, former Police Commissioner, Dr. Carl Williams, introduced the use of body cameras by...

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Holness Not Fearful of Political Backlash against Crime Response

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he’s prepared to deal with the backlash as his administration takes drastic actions to deal with the underlying causes of crime....

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Floyd Green Elected Chairman of JLP Area Council 4

The Member of Parliament for South East St. Elizabeth, Floyd Green, is the new Chairman of the Jamaica Labour Party’s Area Council Four. Area Council Four...

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Trotman Lauds Professionalism of B’dos Pride in Super50 Victory

Coach of the Barbados Pride, Emmerson Trotman, says consistency, professionalism and good team spirit were the main factors that helped the team walk away with the...

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Holness Optimistic New Royal DeCameron will Boost Tourism Growth

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he expects the newly opened Royal DeCameron resort to better enable the government to meet its growth target for the sector. The...

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18 Consecutive Years Premium Growth at General Accident

Managing Director at General Accident Insurance, Sharon Donaldson says the company is reporting its 18th consecutive year of premium growth for the period ended December...