Category: Evening News

Holness Reiterates Pledge to Fix Crime Plague

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has told a gathering in the United Kingdom that his administration will fix the crime problem plaguing Jamaica. Mr. Holness made the...

Chang Rejects Opposition Call for Cornwall Inquiry

Acting Prime Minister, Dr. Horace Chang is rejecting calls from the Opposition, People’s National Party, PNP, for a public enquiry into issues facing the ailing...

Mixed Reactions to Proposal to Using Dormant Funds as Business Catalyst

South St. Catherine Member of Parliament Fitz Jackson, is warning Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Audley Shaw, against using unclaimed monies...

Firearm Holder to be Charged after NCB Incident

Charges are expected to be laid against the man who brandished his weapon inside the Half Way Tree branch of the National Commercial Bank, NCB. The incident, which...

Homestead Division Set for May 18 By-Election

Mayor of Spanish Town, the PNP’s Norman Scott, has announced that the by-election in the Homestead Division in South Central St Catherine will be held on May 18...

INDECOM Boss Optimistic about Privy Council Ruling on Powers of Arrest

The Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, says Parliament could benefit from a Privy Council ruling on the entity’s powers to arrest and prosecute...

Oil & Gas Survey Half Complete

The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) says a 3D seismic survey for oil and gas off Jamaica’s shores is over 45-percent complete. The survey is being...

Mining Minister Invites Opposition to Discuss US Sanctions on Russians

Mining Minister, Robert Montague, says he’s invited the opposition to discuss possible implications which sanctions on Russian companies may have on the local...

Mixed Feedback from Jr Doctors at CRH following Relocation

Jamaica Medical Doctors’ Association, JMDA, President, Elon Thomspon, says there’s mixed feedback from junior doctors about the re-location of services which...

Brace for Rain & Thunderstorms

The Meteorological Service says Jamaicans should brace for increased rainfall and thunderstorms beginning this afternoon into the weekend. Western and Central parishes...