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Abu Bakr Denies Kamla Attack Plot

The leader of the Jamaat-al-Muslimeen in Trinidad and Tobago, Yasin Abu Bakr, has denied reports that his group is preparing to attack the country’s Prime...

PM bats for Debt Relief and Security

Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller has told the UN Security Council that transnational organized crime represents the gravest security threat to Jamaica and its...

Jack Warner Loses Defamation Case

The allegations made by the former FIFA official, Jack Warner, that he witnessed Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar, accepting...

Kamla Threatened?

The acting Police Commissioner in Trinidad and Tobago, Stephen Williams, is expected to make an address to the nation this evening, in response to an alleged threat...

Constable Suicide?

A Police Corporal attached to the Clarendon Division, died last night, in what investigators are treating as a case of suicide. Dead is 33 year Tyrone Thompson of...

West Kingston Vendor Robbed and Stabbed to Death

Yet another murder has been committed in the Kingston West Police Division. This morning the body of a female vendor was found along West Street, adjacent to the...

Marlon James for ‘Man Booker Prize’

Jamaican author Marlon James has made the long-list for the UK’s prestigious ‘Man Booker’ Prize for 2015. He’s the first Jamaican author to...

Bird Flu Worries

Veterinary officials in the Caribbean and members of the regional poultry sector are on high alert to prevent the introduction and spread of the Highly Pathogenic Avian...

How Jamaica Could Grow by 5%

A recent World Bank study has found that Jamaica could record growth averaging five per cent per annum, if the country’s trade and investment facilitation process is...

Warner Extradition Hearing Adjourned Until August 28

The extradition case involving former FIFA Vice President, Austin Jack Warner has been adjourned to August 28. When the matter came up for hearing today in the Port of...