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Thieves Make off with Over 70 Pigs in Lakes Pen

The Police say they are this afternoon intensifying investigations into the theft of more than 70-pigs in the Lakes Pen Area in St. Catherine. A farmer is now counting...

Boosting Exports to Europe

A new partnership agreement is expected to significantly benefit Jamaica’s trading prospects in Europe and employment opportunities in a number of sectors. The...

Royalton Workers Restive

Workers at the Royalton construction site in Hanover took to the streets this morning to protest for better wages. The workers, who were seen on the road side from as...

Flippa Gets 25yrs

Reports emerging out of the United States are that high profile Jamaican DJ and convicted drug smuggler Flippa Mafia has been sentenced to 25-years in prison. The...

Computerised Criminal Records

The Criminal Records Office has been computerised making it more efficient in locating and recording information on convicted persons. The office announced the...

One NON-Zika Microcephaly Case in Jamaica

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Winston De La Haye, says one case of the disease microcephaly has been confirmed in Jamaica since the start of the year. Microcephaly is a...

Two Pregnant Women Among Zika Cases

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says two pregnant women are among 16 confirmed cases of the Zika virus in Jamaica. Minister Tufton says up to May 29 this year...

McKenzie Clamping Down on Unlawful Waste Disposal

Local Government Minister Desmond McKenzie says he’ll not resile from his call for persons who dispose of waste unlawfully to pay significant fines. Minister...

‘Hurricane Drainage to Cost Half-a-Billion’ – NWA

Communications Manager at the National Works Agency, NWA, Stephen Shaw says drain cleaning for this hurricane season will cost approximately half-a-billion dollars....

‘Prepare for a Powerful Earthquake’ – UWI Lecturer

A Lecturer in the Department of Physics at the University of West Indies, Dr. Victor Douse, says there’s a strong possibility that a very big earthquake could hit...