Category: Evening News

Senior RM Ruby Walcott is Dead at 85

Former attorney-at-law and Senior Resident Magistrate, Ruby Walcott is dead. Ms. Walcott is understood to have died at the Tony Thwaites Wing of the University Hospital...

Glorious Day for Jamaica at Glasgow: Jamaican Trio Finish 1-2-3

Here is an audio version of this story: It’s been a glorious and historic day for Jamaica at the 20th staging of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland! A...

Corporate Area Woman Jailed

A corporate area woman was this morning ordered jailed by Senior Resident Magistrate Georgianna Fraser, after she changed her story that her partner had beaten her...

National Drought Plan Activated

As the country faces one of its worst droughts on record, the National Drought Management Plan has been activated. The decision to activate the plan came out of a...

AUDIO: Gov’t Insists the Drought Will Not Cause a Food Crisis

Acting Agriculture Minister, Derrick Kellier is assuring Jamaicans that there is and will be no shortage of food as a result of this year’s prolonged drought....

News at 5

Coming up in news at 12: 1.   Jamaican women create history at the Commonwealth Games, sweeping the 400-metres and winning the triple jump. 2. Despite drought...

Jamaica Manufacturers to Benefit from Special Foreign Exchange Window

The Jamaica Manufacturers Association, JMA, has inked a historic Memorandum of Understanding that will see the group benefiting from a special foreign exchange window....

AUDIO: Seivright Confident He Can Win East St. Thomas for the JLP

The Opposition JLP’s new caretaker-candidate for St. Thomas Eastern, Delano Seivright, says he believes he has a ‘very good chance’ of wresting the...

Hundreds of Spanish Town Taxi & Bus Operators Protest

Hundreds of taxi operators and some bus drivers in Spanish Town, St. Catherine are at this hour continuing their protest in the parish. The angry operators have left...

Court Finds 8 Policemen Guilty; To be Sentenced on Thursday

Eight policemen who were brought before the court by the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, for failing to comply with a lawful request of the...