William Mitchell

Senior Judge Chides Police for Holding Man for 21 Days without Court Appearance

A senior Parish Court Judge blasted the Spanish Town Police yesterday for holding a man in custody for 21 days before placing him before a court. Parish Court Judge,...

UNWTO Boss Bemoans ‘Unfair’ Media Coverage

The Secretary-General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation, UNWTO, Taleb Rifai is describing media reports on his speech Tuesday as ‘a bit...

Alpart Workers Satisfied Following Contract Meetings

The meeting between the management of the Alpart Alumina Plant in Nain, St. Elizabeth and temporary workers of the plant was reportedly successful yesterday. President...

St James Councilor Denies Posing with AK-47

The Councilor for the Welcome Hall Division in the St. James Municipal Corporation, Gregory Wint, is denying accusations he was posing for a picture with a high-powered...

FLA Warns Firearm Holders to Refrain from Gun Salutes

The Firearms Licensing Authority, FLA, is warning license firearm holders to not use their weapons in gun salutes. FLA Chief Executive Officer, Shane Dalling, says...

Global Tourism’s Top Brass Converge on Montego Bay Starting Today

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett says the world’s two leading Cruise Executives will both be in Montego Bay for the Global Tourism Conference which starts today....

Statistics Confirm 2017 as Stand-out Rainy Year

Data obtained from the Met Service reveals that higher than average rainfall for 2017; has made this year the wettest since 2010. Moreover, the statistics also show that...

Heavy Rains Lash Portland

Member of Parliament for West Portland, the JLP’s Daryl Vaz, says parts of Portland were flooded yesterday due to heavy rain. He says this caused damage to road...

JUTC & Cops Nab Schoolboys Behind Bus Stonings

Two teenage boys were arrested last evening following a sting operation by the police and Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC. The boys are alleged to be behind a spate...

Wage Talks Gone Cold, says NAJ

The Nurses Association of Jamaica (NAJ) says wage talks with the Government have gone cold. President of the NAJ, Carmen Johnson, is calling on the government to invite...