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AUDIO: Norman Allen Emerges Winner in JTA Election After Independent Recount

In a surprising development, Principal of Four Paths Primary and Junior High School in Clarendon, Norman Allen, was a short while ago declared the winner of the 2014...

Fate of Prominent Jamaican/Canadian Attorney, Peter Abrahams to Be Decided Next Month

The legal regulatory body in Canada has reserved three days next month when it will decide the fate of prominent Jamaican/Canadian attorney, Peter Abrahams. Abrahams, is...

Water Commission to Construct Billion Dollar Groundwater Recharge System

The National Water Commission, NWC, today signed a contract for a $1billion dollar artificial groundwater recharge system to be constructed in Innswood, St. Catherine....

Government, Contractors Sign $250million deal for lighting Mobay’s Corridors

A $250million contract was this morning signed between several government ministries and contractors, YP Seaton and Associates, for the lighting of the elegant corridor...

Children’s Registrar Blames Death of 3 Westmoreland Children on the Guardians

Children’s Registrar, Greig Smith, says the death of three children in a fire this morning in Negril, Westmoreland resulted from the ‘reckless behaviour of...

OUR wants more information from Digicel, LIME over VoIP blockage

The Office of Utilities Regulation, OUR says it has requested additional information from telecommunications firms, LIME and Digicel, on their controversial decision to...

Four charged for breaching Dangerous Drugs Act

Four persons have been charged with breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act, following the seizure by the police of 12 pounds of cocaine and 475 pounds of compressed ganja...

Phillips rejects claims that no sector of the economy has thrived since the IMF programme

Finance Minister Peter Phillips is rejecting claims that no sector of the economy has thrived since the government began implementing the four year Extended Fund...

Government, Opposition Senators condemn Malaysia arline ‘crash’

Government Senator, Navel Clarke, has condemned what he says is the act of terror which resulted in Malaysia airlines flight MH-17 being shot down over eastern Ukraine,...

Correctional Services says under-funding hampering its rehabilitation programmes

The Department of Correctional Services, DCS, says its under-funded and under-staffed, leading to major shortcomings in its rehabilitation programmes. That’s...