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Government dismisses report of US imposed arms embargo

The Government is dismissing a television news report that the United States has imposed an arms embargo on Jamaica. On Monday, Television Jamaica reported that the...

International round-up

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to “further intensify attacks on Hamas” in the Gaza Strip after talks with his defence chiefs. Netanyahu...

Jamaica to have a third national newspaper

Beginning August 31, another national newspaper, the Sunday Statement, is scheduled to hit newsstands island-wide. The Statement will join the Gleaner and the Jamaica...

Doctors in Barbados only performing emergency procedures

They resumed supplies only after government paid 20-million Barbados-dollars, or 10-million-US dollars into the debt account.

Olympian, Juliet Cuthbert Flynn joins JLP

The Opposition Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, today officially presented Olympian, Juliet Cuthbert Flynn, as one of its newest members. Mrs. Cuthbert-Flynn was introduced to...

AUDIO: Vybz Kartel sues Commissioner Ellington, Television Jamaica (TVJ)

Outgoing Police Commissioner, Owen Ellington is facing a multi-million dollar lawsuit. Lawyers for convicted dancehall entertainer, Vybz Kartel, today sued Commissioner...

AUDIO: Opposition wants answers from Security Minister on Ellington’s shock retirement

Minister Bunting will be required to respond to the questions in three weeks time.

PM Simpson Miller goes on vacation

A brief statement from the Office of the Prime Minister says Mrs. Simpson Miller will be away from her desk for the rest of the week.

Minister Thwaites on Graduation fees

Mr. Thwaites says his Ministry has made it clear that graduation exercises should be low key.

Bakery in Northern Ireland could face legal action after refusing to make gay-themed cake

Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK where gay marriage is still illegal.