Category: Evening News

Water Commission to Construct Billion Dollar Groundwater Recharge System

The National Water Commission, NWC, today signed a contract for a $1billion dollar artificial groundwater recharge system to be constructed in Innswood, St. Catherine....

Government, Contractors Sign $250million deal for lighting Mobay’s Corridors

A $250million contract was this morning signed between several government ministries and contractors, YP Seaton and Associates, for the lighting of the elegant corridor...

Children’s Registrar Blames Death of 3 Westmoreland Children on the Guardians

Children’s Registrar, Greig Smith, says the death of three children in a fire this morning in Negril, Westmoreland resulted from the ‘reckless behaviour of...

Four charged for breaching Dangerous Drugs Act

Four persons have been charged with breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act, following the seizure by the police of 12 pounds of cocaine and 475 pounds of compressed ganja...

Phillips rejects claims that no sector of the economy has thrived since the IMF programme

Finance Minister Peter Phillips is rejecting claims that no sector of the economy has thrived since the government began implementing the four year Extended Fund...

Government, Opposition Senators condemn Malaysia arline ‘crash’

Government Senator, Navel Clarke, has condemned what he says is the act of terror which resulted in Malaysia airlines flight MH-17 being shot down over eastern Ukraine,...

Correctional Services says under-funding hampering its rehabilitation programmes

The Department of Correctional Services, DCS, says its under-funded and under-staffed, leading to major shortcomings in its rehabilitation programmes. That’s...

#CoverStory: Malaysian Airlines #MH17 – July 17, 2014

Diplomatic relations between the United States and Russia, are set to get worse, after a Malaysian passenger plane was alleged shot down by Russian backed separatists in...

Roma signs Juan Iturbi for £17.4m

Roma have signed Argentine midfielder Juan Iturbi from Verona for 17.4 million pound sterling. Iturbe scored eight goals in 33 games for Verona last season and has been...

£90m for security at Commonwealth Games

The security cost of the 2014 commonwealth games has gone up to 90 million pounds sterling. Three times more than the original expected bill of  27.million pounds. The...