Category: Evening News

Another Suspected Suicide at a Juvenile Centre

Youth Minister Lisa Hanna says representatives of the Child Development Agency have been dispatched to the Rio Cobre Juvenile Correctional Centre in St. Catherine,...

Family Still in Shock over Death of Sigma Participant

The brother of the woman who collapsed and later died during Sunday’s staging of the annual Sagicor-Sigma Corporate Run, says his family is still in shock. Robert...

PSOJ Urges IMF to Give Gov’t ‘Breathing Room’

President of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, William Mahfood, says the IMF may need to give the government some breathing room, to allow it to raise...

Deane Case Delayed Again

Outstanding information in the Mario Dean trial has once again prevented the case against the two men accused from moving on in the St. James Resident Magistrate’s...

Police Guns Not Linked to More than 70-Deaths – Ellington

Former Police Commissioner, Owen Ellington, today testified that the majority of the guns used by the police in the May, 2010 security forces operation in Tivoli have...

CDB Projects Growth for Caribbean Economies

The Caribbean Development Bank, CDB, is projecting that regional economies will  grow by an average 2-percent this year. In its annual outlook for the region published...

CCJ Row Intensifying

The row between the Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller and Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness regarding the Government’s push to  establishment the CCJ as...

Constables Convicted for Breaching Corruption Prevention Act

Two Constables were today convicted in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court for Breaches of the Corruption Prevention Act. Constables Oliver Johnson and Karl...

Stokes: Gov’t May Be Unable To Collect Projected Taxes

A financial expert, Dr. Adrian Stokes says the government may  be unable to collect the 3-hundred-and-78 billion dollars in taxes, projected for the new fiscal year....

Ellington Accuses Witter of Making Unfounded Allegations

The former Public Defender, Earl Witter has been accused by Mr. Ellington of making untrue and unfounded allegations regarding the conduct of the security forces during...