Category: Evening News

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Jamaican Man Hit with 21 Pimp-related Charges in Miami

The Jamaican man hit with 21 charges relating to the pimping and beating of a string of women from South Florida, the Middle East and Australia, has been found guilty by...

Ex-French President Nicolas Sarkozy Says French Justice System Being Used for Political Expediency

Ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy has said the French justice system is being used for political ends, after he was placed under formal investigation for influence peddling....

Evidence Suggests Iran Supplied Iraq with Attack Jets to Counter ISIS

The BBC is reporting that strong evidence suggests Iran has supplied Iraq with attack jets to help it counter an offensive by Sunni rebels led by the Islamist group...

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Caribbean’s Coral Reefs May Disapper in 20-years

The coral reefs in Jamaica and other Caribbean countries may disappear in the next 20 years. That’s due mainly to the loss of certain fish species due to pollution...

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PM Congratulates Dominica on Adopting the CCJ

Prime Minister, Portia Simpson Miller, has congratulated Dominican Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, on his country’s move to sever ties with the London-based Privy...

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Jamaica Facing a Water Crisis

The shortage of piped water facing the country is nearing crisis proportions. That’s the word from the Minister of Water and Environment, Robert Pickersgill....

ISIS Leader Calls on Muslims to Help Build an Islamic State.

The leader of the jihadist militant group Isis, has called on Muslims to travel to Iraq and Syria to help build an Islamic state. Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called on Muslims...

WHO: Ebloa Virus Death-toll in West Africa Rises to 467

The World Health Organization, WHO, says the number of people killed by the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa has risen to 467. Sixty-eight of the deaths have been...

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JCSC Raises Concerns on Buggery Debate

The Jamaica Civil Society Coalition, JCSC, says it’s deeply concerned about the manner in which the current debate about the repeal or retention of the sections of...

Jamaica Gets Big Vote of Confidence from International Capital Markets

Days after IMF boss, Christine Lagarde, heaped praises on the Simpson-Miller administration’s implementation of the 4 year IMF programme, the government had more...