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350 Killed in Road Crashes

Three-hundred-and-fifty people have been killed in vehicular crashes since the start of the year. Passengers and motorcyclists continue to account for most of the...

Labourites Reflect on Portia’s Legacy

Three prominent members of the governing Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) are reflecting on the legacy of PNP Leader Portia Simpson Miller following her announcement yesterday...

‘NO Apology!’ – Burke Not Backing from Comments Re: Hanna

Immediate past General Secretary of the People’s National Party, Paul Burke, is insisting that he’ll not apologise to Lisa Hanna for comments he made last...

High Command Outraged at Killing of Cop

The Police High Command is expressing outrage at the killing of another police officer yesterday on Maxfield Avenue in Kingston. Dead is 31-year-old Corporal Kemoi...

Major Energy Saving Project for Hospitals Islandwide

The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) is undertaking a major energy-saving project in several hospitals across the island in an effort to reduce the country’s...

Opposition Concerned About Higher Oil Prices

Opposition Spokesperson on Energy, Phillip Pauwell, says Jamaicans will ‘suffer more’ from an expected increase in the price of oil. This, as a result of the...

Coal Plant Unlikely at Alpart

Energy Minister, Dr. Andrew Wheatley, says it’s unlikely a coal-fired plant will be used at the Alpart Bauxite plant in Nain, St. Elizabeth. Environmentalists are...

New JDF Boss Sworn In

Major General Rocky Meade was sworn in today as the Jamaica Defence Force’s new Chief of Defence Staff. He replaces Major General Antony Anderson, whose new...

Four Agencies Unite to Double Exports

Four agencies primarily responsible for Jamaica’s exports have united forces to double the country’s exports over the next four years. They’re the...

Police Commissioner Dismisses ‘Biased’ Amnesty Report

Police Commissioner, Dr. Carl Williams, is dismissing the 2016 report of Amnesty International on Jamaica as ‘biased’. Amnesty’s 2016 report on Jamaica...