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Man Killed after Attempting to Rob Bus

A man who tried to rob passengers on a coaster bus on Spanish Town Road in Kingston, today, was shot and killed by a licensed firearm holder. The police say a 0.38 Smith...

Nurses Negotiations Progressing Amicably

Newly-elected President of the Nurses Association of Jamaica, NAJ, Carmen Johnson, says the nurses’ wage and benefits negotiations with the government are going...

PNP Mourns Passing of Stalwart; Marjorie Taylor

President of the People’s National Party, PNP, Dr. Peter Phillips is describing, Marjorie Taylor who has passed as a party stalwart. The former PNP MP died over...

Kingston Losing Millions in Amusement Fees

Mayor of Kingston, Senator Delroy Williams, says the city is losing millions in amusement fees on a monthly basis. He’s declared that the entertainment and...

Samuda Calls on Phillips to Account for Rise in Poverty

Government Senator, Matthew Samuda, says Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips, should account to the country for the rise in poverty. The 2015 Survey of Living...

Govt & Opposition Spar Over Reports of Over-staffing at JUTC

A row has erupted between the government and the opposition over who’s to be blamed for packing the state-owned bus company, the Jamaica Urban Transit Company,...

Finance Ministry Delegation Heads to Washington for IMF Meetings

Finance Minister, Audley Shaw, and a delegation from his Ministry are now in the US capital Washington, DC to attend the annual meetings of the IMF and the World Bank....

Anglican Archbishop Urges Caribbean Churches to Discuss Decriminalization of Buggery

The Anglican Archbishop of the West Indies, the Most Reverend Dr. John Holder, is calling on churches in the Commonwealth Caribbean, including Jamaica, to join the...

Former Housing Minister Denies Knowledge of Suspicious Activities at HAJ

Former Minister with responsibility for Housing, Dr. Morais Guy, says he has no knowledge of suspicious projects at the Housing Agency of Jamaica, HAJ, during his...

Respected Financial Analyst, Sushil Jain, has Died

The Jamaican business and financial community is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of business stalwart Sushil Jain. Mr. Jain, who has been described by his peers...