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Trinidad’s Sports Minister Resigns

The embattled Sports Minister, Anil Roberts, has resigned. Speaking at the post Cabinet media conference this afternoon, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar announced...

U.S. Embassy Warns Americans of Travelling to Jamaica Amid Drought

The United States has taken note of the prevailing drought in Jamaica, and is warning its citizens to be careful. In a statement posted on the website of the U.S....

Christopher Kerr Granted Bail

After four previously unsuccessful applications, fraud accused and real estate developer, Christopher Kerr, has been offered bail. Kerr, was this afternoon offered bail...

Medical Doctors’ Association Goes Public With Their Grouses on Health Minister

The Jamaica Medical Doctors’ Association, JMDA, is this afternoon going public with what it says is its long standing request to have an urgent meeting with Health...

Court of Appeal to Overturn Decision to Bar Owen Clunie

The Court of Appeal has set aside a decision to disbar Attorney- at- Law and Former Deputy Commissioner of Police, Owen Clunie. Mr. Clunie, was among a group of eight...

Ferguson Going After the Alcohol Industry?

Health Minister Dr. Fenton Ferguson says he will be having discussions with the players in the alcohol industry regarding the level of advertising and exposure of...

12 Suspected of Committing Suicide

A 12 year old boy, Jabari Erskine, of Fairfield Estate in Granville, St. James is suspected to have committed suicide at his home yesterday morning. The Granville police...

Power Restored to JPS Customers in Clarendon

The Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, says power supply has now been restored to customers in Clarendon, who were earlier affected by outages caused by a problem on...

AUDIO: Acting Agriculture Minister Says No Food Shortage But These 10 Farmers Say Otherwise:

Farmers from five of the country’s most agriculturally intensive parishes, say there is a shortage of many food items. This due to the drought conditions which...

New JFJ Board Members

Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) has named the members of its interim Board of Directors. The remit of the interim Board is to prepare for the election of a new Board of...