Category: Evening News

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...

Taylor, Vettori hoping for better game against Antigua today

Bowlers for the Jamaica Tallawahs, Jerome Taylor and Daniel Vettori are hoping for a better showing in today’s T-20 Caribbean premier league match against the...

Thailand’s military gives ousted former PM permission to leave the country

Thailand’s military Junta has given permission to ousted former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to leave the country for the first time since the May 22 coup....

212lbs of ganja seized in St. Ann

The Area Two Transnational Crime and Narcotics Division, TCND and the Discovery Bay Police along with personnel from the coastguard, yesterday seized 212 lbs of ganja...

JPS launches Electricity Regularization Pilot Project in East Kingston

The Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, launched its Electricity Regularization Pilot Project in the McGregor Gardens or McGregor Gully community in East Kingston on...

Digicel acquires Telstar Cable

Telecommunications giant Digicel says it has reached an agreement with Telstar Cable Limited to acquire its cable and fibre network. Digicel announced the acquisition in...

6yr-old school girl allegedly raped in India

A six-year-old schoolgirl has allegedly been raped by a security guard and a gym teacher at a prominent school in the southern Indian city of Bangalore. The alleged...

Public Defender to investigate disposal of goods by the police seized from vendors

The Office of the Public Defender says it will undertake a special investigation into the disposal by the police of goods seized from vendors who allegedly trade their...

Authorities confirms first case of Chikungunya in Jamaica

Medical authorities this morning confirmed the first imported case of Chikungunya in Jamaica. A lab test done on a sample taken from a visitor to the island, has yielded...