Category: Evening News

Air Jamaica Purchase ‘A Bad Deal’ – Trinidad Opposition

The leader of the Opposition in Trinidad and Tobago, Dr Keith Rowley, says the decision by his country’s government to purchase Jamaica’s former national...

Montague to Meet with Joan

JLP Chairman, Senator Robert Montague, says he’ll be meeting soon with party veteran, Joan Gordon-Webley. Mrs. Gordon-Webley recently stepped down as caretaker for...

AUDIO: Health Ministry Warns Jamaicans of Travelling to Ebola Affected Countries

Jamaicans are being advised against embarking on non essential travel to those countries battling an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus. The advisory comes from Health...

UWI Prinicipal Outraged at Mario Dean’s Death

The Principal of the Mona Campus of the University of the West Indies, Professor Archibald McDonald, has added his voice to the chorus of condemnation of the...

Ebola Scare at Trinidad Airport

There was an Ebola scare at the Piarco International Airport in Trinidad and Tobago yesterday. This after airport officials in London flagged a Nigerian man travelling...

Chikungunya Victims Recovered

The two persons who caught locally-transmitted Chikungunya have now recovered. That’s according to Director of Emergency Services, Disaster Management and Special...

JIS Retracts Portland Bight Story: FULL STATEMENT

In a statement to the media, the JIS said no construction or development work has started at Portland Bight. It says the only activity underway is the detailed technical...

Russia Impose Full Embargo on EU, US Food Imports

Russia says it’s imposing a full embargo on food imports from the EU, US and some other Western countries, in response to sanctions over Ukraine. Prime Minister...

Thousands of Christians in Iraq Flee

Up to a quarter of Iraq’s Christians are reported to be fleeing after Islamic militants seized the minority group’s biggest town. The Islamic State or ISIS...

Why Is An Army Man Heading MOCA?

Four days after the unveiling of the new MOCA, a prominent member of civil society says a lack of trust in the police, is the reason the agency is being headed by a...