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Govt Increasing Support for Fire Brigade

Local Government Minister, Desmond McKenzie, says the Government will be allocating more resources to the Jamaica Fire Brigade this year in a bid to improve its service....

Opposition Urges Pursuit of Canadian Tourists

Opposition Spokesman on Tourism, Dr. Wykeham Mcneil, is urging the government to be aggressive in its pursuit of the Canadian tourism market. Dr. McNeil was reacting to...

Paying the Price for School Transfers

Some parents seeking transfers for their children entering high school in September, are complaining about the high fees some schools are charging to facilitate the...

Bahamas-Bound Woman Arrested at NMIA

Police officers at the Norman Manley International Airport, arrested and charged Camille Clarke, for breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act on Sunday. Reports are that...

$300m Spent to Upgrade St Ann’s Bay Hospital

Minister of Health, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says $300-million has been spent on upgrading facilities at the St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital. Touring the facility...

‘Stay Out of Bus Lanes!’ – JUTC

The state-owned bus company, Jamaica Urban Transit Company JUTC, is warning motorists not to use the dedicated lanes on Mandela Highway. The bus lanes are in place every...

Ruel & Ronnie to Co-Chair Values & Attitudes Committee

Minister of Education, Ruel Reid says Opposition Spokesman on Education, the Reverend Ronald Thwaites, will be co-chairing the National Values and Attitudes Committee...

Curfews Reserved for Exceptional Cases

The Police High Command says it will only impose curfews in exceptional cases. Curfews restrict the movement of persons who enter communities and commit crimes, and then...

‘Get Ready to Re-Take Govt’ – Phillips to Comrades

Campaign Director for the People’s National Party PNP, Dr. Peter Phillips, is telling party supporters be ready to assume leadership of the country. Dr. Phillips...

Holness Welcomes Reduction in School Violence

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness is welcoming reports that over the past few years there has been a significant drop in violence and crime in schools. Mr. Holness says the...