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Scores Of Vendors Affected By May Pen Market Fire

Mayor of May Pen, Winston Maragh, says at least 60 vendors were affected by a fire which damaged several stalls in front of the May Pen market. Mayor Maragh says an...

Minister Audley Shaw Applauds Export of Legal Cannabis from Jamaica to Canada

Minister of Industry Commerce Agriculture and Fisheries, Audley Shaw,  has hailed as a major step in the right direction the recent export of 10 kilograms or 22 pounds...

Tensions Rise in Mountain View Following Early Morning Killing

A man was shot and killed along Deanery Road in the vicinity of Mountain View Avenue earlier this morning. Head of East Kingston Division Supt. Victor Hamilton gave this...

87 Shortlisted For Prime Minister Youth Awards For Excellence

The Youth Ministry says 87 shortlisted nominees are expected to attend the Prime Minister’s National Youth Awards for Excellence this weekend. The event is...

PM Holness Mandates NHT to ‘Go Up’ with More High Rise Apartment Complexes

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is mandating the National Housing Trust, NHT, to start building up. He wants them to look at constructing more high rise apartment...

PM Holness Urges NHT To Explore Ways To Reduce Cost of Housing

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is urging the National Housing Trust, NHT to explore new building methodologies to reduce the cost of housing. Prime Minister Holness was...

NWA To Complete Some Major Roadworks by Mid-December

The National Works Agency, NWA says it’s moving to complete by the middle of next month work on some major thoroughfares in the Corporate Area. NWA Communication...

‘Enough is Enough!’ – Gender Ministry Sends Strong Message to Domestic Abusers

Culture and Gender Minister, Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange is putting abusive men on notice. Minister Grange was addressing the House of Representatives yesterday....

Stakeholders Lament Relocation of Martin Street Police Post

Residents and business owners are lamenting the relocation of the Martin Street police post in Spanish Town, St Catherine. According to the residents, there have been an...

St. Kitts PM, Timothy Harris Threatens Early Elections if Fixed Term Bill Fails in Court

Prime Minister of St Kitts and Nevis, Timothy Harris says if the Tenure of Office of Prime Minister Amendment Bill for that country doesn’t hold up in Parliament...