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JLP Deputy Leader Rejects ‘Corrupt Administration’ Label

JLP Deputy Leader, James Robertson, says he isn’t concerned about the perception in the public domain that the JLP-administration is corrupt. Mr. Robertson is also...

CTOC Moves to Dismiss Media Report of Charges Laid in Corruption Probe

Acting-Head of the Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigation Branch of the Constabulary (CTOC) Superintendent, Anthony McLaughlin, says a report in the Gleaner...

PNP Patriots Calls for Immediate Resignation of CMU President

The People’s National Party affiliate, the Patriots, are calling for the immediate resignation of the President of the Caribbean Maritime University, CMU, Professor...

OPM Takes Temporary Charge of Education Ministry following Reid’s Sacking

A statement this morning from Prime Minister Holness disclosed that the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information will now fall under the temporary supervision of the...

Trump to Meet with Five Caribbean Leaders including Holness

US President Donald Trump is set to meet with a number of Caribbean leaders including Prime Minister Andrew Holness at his Florida resort, Mar-a-Lago, tomorrow....

New JPS Plant 90% Complete

Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, says its 190 megawatt natural gas power plant is now 90-percent complete. The new plant at Old Harbour Bay is expected to be...

‘Educational Transformation Key to Achieving Vision 2030’, PSOJ Boss

Changes to the education system are needed if Jamaica’s to achieve the Vision 2030 targets. That’s the suggestion being made by President of the Private...

Govt to Pump $1.2bn into Renovation of Police Stations

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced that approximately $1.2-billion from the National Housing Trust will be pumped into renovating police stations across the...

Tensions High in August Town after Two Weekend Murders

The Police are keeping a close watch on the August Town community in St. Andrew this morning following two murders on the weekend. In the first incident on Saturday...

Attorney Chides Ombudsman for Overreaching in East Portland

Two senior Attorneys-at-law are criticizing Political Ombudsman, Donna Parchment Brown for her approach to issues which have arisen in the keenly watched East Portland...