Category: Evening News

Doctors in Barbados only performing emergency procedures

They resumed supplies only after government paid 20-million Barbados-dollars, or 10-million-US dollars into the debt account.

AUDIO: JPS President blasts Government for not paying its bills

President and CEO of the Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, Kelly Tomblin, has come out strongly against what she says is the government’s tendency to not pay...

Olympian, Juliet Cuthbert Flynn joins JLP

The Opposition Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, today officially presented Olympian, Juliet Cuthbert Flynn, as one of its newest members. Mrs. Cuthbert-Flynn was introduced to...

AUDIO: Vybz Kartel sues Commissioner Ellington, Television Jamaica (TVJ)

Outgoing Police Commissioner, Owen Ellington is facing a multi-million dollar lawsuit. Lawyers for convicted dancehall entertainer, Vybz Kartel, today sued Commissioner...

AUDIO: Opposition wants answers from Security Minister on Ellington’s shock retirement

Minister Bunting will be required to respond to the questions in three weeks time.

PM Simpson Miller goes on vacation

A brief statement from the Office of the Prime Minister says Mrs. Simpson Miller will be away from her desk for the rest of the week.

Minister Thwaites on Graduation fees

Mr. Thwaites says his Ministry has made it clear that graduation exercises should be low key.

Paraplegic Jamaican man sentenced to hard labour

The man, Aaron Lewin, a road-side vendor from Clarendon, was sentenced last Friday in the Arima Magistrates First Court.

Armadale court hearings postponed

That incident, which occurred on May 22, 2009, caused the deaths of seven girls, all wards of the state and the injury of several others.

Three sentenced for breaches of the lottery scam law

The St. Elizabeth police says three individuals were yesterday sentenced in the St. Elizabeth Circuit Court for breaches of the lottery scam law. 19-year-old Tafarie...