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Gunmen Escalate Violence as Denham Town ZOSO Scales Down

The police say they’ve again intensified their operations in Denham Town. Some six persons have now been killed in the Zone of Special Operations in the West...

NCB HWT Thrown into Chaos after Firearm Holder Draws Gun

The police have launched an investigation into an incident at the Half Way Tree branch of the National Commercial Bank where a license firearm holder pulled his weapon....

Holness Urges Commonwealth to Adopt New Approach to Climate Change Assistance

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is urging leaders in the Commonwealth to work towards a new system of assisting less powerful economies in the Region to be resilient to...

Govt Moving to Limit Fallout from US Sanctions against UC Rusal

The Ministry of Mining says proactive steps have been taken to limit the potential fallout that US sanctions against bauxite giant UC Rusal could have against the local...

68% Rise in Obesity among 13-15yr olds

The Ministry of Health is reporting a 68 percent increase in obesity for children in the 13 to 15 age group within the last seven years. Dr Tamu Davidson is the Director...

Govt to Outline Roadmap for Environmentally Sustainable Physical Development

Jamaica will soon have a roadmap for the physical development of the country in an environmentally sustainable way. The government launched the development of the...

Holness Bemoans ‘Disgraceful’ Treatment of Windrush Generation in GMB appearance

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he agrees that it’s an utter disgrace that the British home office destroyed some documents which could have verified the status...

Opposition Raises More Concerns About Ailing Cornwall Regional

Opposition Spokesman on Health Dr Dayton Campbell is again raising concerns about the ailing Cornwall Regional Hospital in St James. The facility was toured yesterday by...

UK PM Theresa May Apologizes for Treatment of ‘Windrush Generation’

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has apologised for the treatment meted out to those belonging to the Windrush generation. She made the apology today during a meeting with...

Former Councillor Hits Back at McKenzie over Yallahs Market

The former Councillor for the Yallahs Division, Constantine Bogle, is accusing Local Government Minister, Desmond McKenzie, of trying to distract the electorate with his...