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US Supreme Court backs Gay Marriage

Same-sex marriages are now legal across the entire United States, after a historic Supreme Court ruling that declared attempts by conservative states to ban them...

J’can-Canadian Senator Sacked amid Sex Scandal

A Jamaican born Canadian Senator, who’s under investigation for workplace sexual harassment, is facing a new allegation that he had a sexual relationship with a...

Vote in Your New Countries – PJ to Diaspora

Former Prime Minster, PJ Paterson, has called on the Jamaican Diaspora to take part in their adopted countries voting process. Mr. Patterson’s charge came at a...

Johnson-Smith Lauds GSAT Performers

Opposition Spokesperson on Education and Youth, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith is congratulating and encouraging students who’ve recently received their GSAT...

Bunting wary of Crime-Poverty link

National Security Minister, Peter Bunting says he does not share the view that there’s a correlation between poverty and crime. Mr. Bunting was responding to a...

6 Firearms; Almost 100 Rounds Seized

The police are reporting that they seized six illegal firearms and approximately 1-hundred rounds of ammunition in separate operations on Tuesday. The first operation...

Harassment of Tourists Affecting Industry – McNeil

The Tourism Minister, Dr Wykeham McNeill says that harassment — particularly of cruise ship passengers — is seriously affecting the profitability of the...

HSBC Heads to Jamaica?

Reports out of the United Kingdom say the Jamaican government has opened talks with the multinational banking and financial services company, HSBC, about establishing...

CAPI Says No to INDECOM Oversight

Co-convenor of the lobby group Citizens Action for Principle and Integrity, CAPI, Dennis Meadows says the public must not allow politicians with special interests to...

Zika Case Still Unconfirmed

The Permanent Secretary in the Health Ministry, Dr. Kevin Harvey, says the reported case of the Zika virus in the Dominican Republic, is still to be confirmed. Media...