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Ruel Helping Needy Students

No ‘Free Money’! Education Minister

Education Minister, Senator Ruel Reid, is optimistic there’ll be adequate job opportunities in Jamaica to bond tertiary students who recently benefited from...

Crash Fatal

One Man Dead in Oracabessa Crash

One man is dead and several others injured following a three-vehicle collision along the Oracabessa main road in St. Mary this morning. It’s understood that...

IronRock

Outlook for IronRock Insurance Remains Positive Despite Negative Initial Earnings

Chairman of IronRock Insurance Company, William McConnell is reporting a total comprehensive loss of almost $45-million. He says there have also been negative earnings...

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Olympian Germaine Mason Perishes in Early Morning Accident

Jamaican-born Olympic high jumper, Germaine Mason, died this morning in a crash on the Norman Manley Boulevard leading to the Norman Manley International Airport in...

Arrest

Tesha Miller Remains in Custody; Yet to be Charged

The reputed leader of the Spanish Town-based Klansman Gang, Tesha Miller, remains in police custody this afternoon. However, he’s yet to be charged. He’s...

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JAS Renews Call for Tax on Imported Fruits

President of the Jamaica Agricultural Society, Norman Grant is making another call for the imposition of a tax on imported fruits, vegetables and ground provisions. This...

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Justice Straw Promoted to Appeals Court

Justice Jennifer Straw, who presided over the first of the recently concluded death squad murder trials, has been promoted to Acting Judge of the Court of Appeal....

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OCA Urges Parents to Protect Children from Online Suicide Game

The Office of The Children’s Advocate, OCA, is asking parents to be vigilant as a new suicide game makes its way around the globe and into Caribbean territories. The...

Ardenne High

Ardenne Teacher Embroiled in Sexual Assault Case Sent on Leave

The Ardenne High School male teacher accused of inappropriate sexual contact with a female student has been sent on leave. That’s according to Education Minister,...

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Alleged St Andrew Prep gunman Charged

The man involved in a reported robbery which prompted a shooting incident at the St. Andrew Preparatory school last week has been charged. 22-year-old Kwame Smith has...