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NWC Insists it Didn’t Contaminate Rio Cobre with Bauxite Waste Water

The National Water Commission, NWC, is seeking to assure its customers in sections of St. Catherine, that it did not release any water contaminated by bauxite waste over...

PSTEB Seizes 8 Cars; Issues Nearly 200 Tickets in Cross Rds Operation

Eight cars were seized yesterday and almost two hundred traffic tickets issued following an operation by the Constabulary’s Public Safety and Traffic Enforcement...

More Traffic Changes Coming to Mandela Highway

Additional traffic changes are to be implemented along the Mandela Highway in St. Andrew, starting this Saturday, October 20, 2018. According to the National Works...

France Bound! Reggae Girlz Secure Sport at 2019 FIFA World Cup

Jamaica’s senior women’s football team, the Reggae Girlz, created history by booking their place to the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup. They beat Panama...

Govt & Opposition PAAC Clash Over Committee’s Mandate

Government and opposition members of Parliament’s Public Administration and Appropriations Committee, PAAC, clashed today over whether the committee is operating...

School Principal Decries Govt’s ‘Insulting’ School Feeding Support

A St. Catherine Principal is describing as ‘an insult’, the food supplies the government is providing for the national school feeding programme. The...

Opposition MP Tables Motion Proposing ‘Nanny Square’

A Private Member’s motion has been tabled in the House of Representatives to rename the Port Antonio Square, in the parish of Portland in honour of Jamaica’s...

‘Give Small Fisher Folk a Chance!’ – Samuda

Government Senator Matthew Samuda is calling on the authorities to urgently explore the implementation of measures to give small and medium-sized fisherfolk a better...

Guy Calls for Review of NHT Points System

Central St. Mary Member of Parliament and Opposition Spokesman on Housing, Dr. Morais Guy, is calling for the National Housing Trust, NHT, to amend its current points...

Three Nurses Receive Badge of Honour for Gallantry

Three nurses who risked their lives to save 22-neonates at the Victoria Jubilee Hospital during a fire almost 4-years ago were also awarded for their bravery, today. The...