William Mitchell

‘Don’t Blame Single-Mother Households for Violence’ says Anthropologist

Lecturer in the Department of Sociology, Psychology and Social Work at the University of the West Indies, Dr. Herbert Gayle, is challenging the notion that the...

Copper Thieves Cost Digicel Millions

Telecoms firm, Digicel, says thieves are costing them millions of dollars in repairs. The vandals have reportedly been stealing copper wires and other materials from the...

Police Probe Shocking Murder of John Brandon Murray

The Police will continue their investigations today into the murder of one of the founders of the Clarendon-based football club, Sporting Central Academy who was killed...

Holness Urges G7 to Help SIDS Build Disaster Resilience

Prime Minister Andrew Holness used his historic address at the G7 summit in Canada to ask the gathering to help Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to develop their...

PNP Urges Members ‘unjustly maligned’ in Manchester Corruption Probe to Take Legal Action

The People’s National Party (PNP) is urging members of the party who’ve been unjustly maligned by comments in social and traditional media to take the...

Govt to Begin talks on Purchase of Sections of Little Bay

Relief could be coming for some informal settlers in Westmoreland as the government says it’s seeking to negotiate with the owners of the Little Bay property with...

Jamaican Team Seeking Waiver from US Treasury to Save Windalco

A Jamaican delegation is now in the United States seeking to secure a waiver from the US Treasury Department to salvage operations at the Windalco bauxite alumina plant...

Phillips Congratulates BLP on Election Triumph

The President of the People’s National Party (PNP) Dr Peter Phillips, has congratulated the newly elected Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley. Ms. Mottley...

Former Jamaican PM Urges BLP to Secure Opposition Participation after Clean Sweep

Former Prime Minister, Edward Seaga, says the recently elected government of Barbados should ensure that it appoints opposition senators. The Opposition Barbados Labour...

Cpl Arlene McBean to be First Woman Chairman of Police Federation

A woman is head of the Police Federation for the first time in that body’s 75-year history. Corporal Arlene McBean was elected Chairman of the Jamaica Police...