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Machete-Weilding Portland Man Killed in Confrontation with Police

Police in Portland say a man who was fatally shot during a confrontation with police, had been attacking and threatening community members. The man is 21-year-old...

Phillips Anxious to Return Eastern St Andrew to PNP

New Chairman for the Constituency of St. Andrew Eastern, the PNP’s Venesha Phillips says she will be placing the party in a position to win the constituency seat...

Govt Debt Crippling JPS Streetlight Network

President and CEO of the Jamaica Public Service, JPS, Kelly Tomblin says the more than $4-billion debt owed by the Government is affecting the company’s ability to...

Green Encourages Greater Parental Responsibility

State Minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Floyd Green is calling on parents to play an active role in the lives of their children. The state...

Usain Edges Closer to Sprinting ‘Immortality’

The track legend Usain Bolt will be retiring as the only man to win three consecutive gold medals in the Olympics hundred-meters after dominating last night’s race...

Campbell Calls for Clarity on Agro Parks

Opposition Spokesman on Agriculture, Dr. Dayton Campbell is calling on the Minister of Agriculture, Karl Samuda to respond to his State Minister JC Hutchinson’s...

‘Debate me Portia!’ – Blythe

PNP leadership contender, Dr. Karl Blythe, is challenging party President Portia Simpson Miller to debate with him before next month’s election. Dr. Blythe says...

No Summer Holiday Entitlement for Local Govt

Local Government Minister, Desmond McKenzie, says local authorities are not entitled to a summer recess. Mr. McKenzie was responding to a letter from the Association of...

NWA Spending $3m to Make Flat Bridge Safer

A $3-million project by the National Works Agency will see the implementation of several measures to make the Flat Bridge/ Bog Walk Gorge in St. Catherine safer....

‘More Work to Be Done to Improve Early Childhood’ – Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says additional work needs to be done to ensure that more Early Childhood Education Institutions meet the Quality Assurance Mechanism...