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A third of J’can Children 14yrs and Younger are Sexually Active – UNICEF

Thirty-three percent of children in Jamaica 14 years and younger say they’ve been sexually active. And half of those respondents admit they’ve also...

Buju Fans Disappointed Following Concert Launch No-Show

Reggae Artiste Buju Banton was not at last night’s launch of his highly anticipated Long Walk to Freedom concert. Just as quite a number of people weren’t...

Sections of Jamaica Shaken by Minor Tremor

A minor earthquake reportedly struck sections of Jamaica just over half an hour ago. The quake was felt at about 5:20 in sections of Kingston, St. Andrew and St....

Greene NOT Satisfied with Security at Public Health Facilities

Acting Regional Director of the Western Regional Health Authority (WRHA) Errol Greene is admitting he’s not satisfied with the level of security being provided at...

Legislation for Retake of Venezuela’s PetroJam Shares Coming Next Week

Attorney General, Marlene Malahoo Forte, says draft legislation to retake Venezuela’s shares in Petrojam will be taken to Parliament next week. She made the...

Phillips Blasts Govt as ‘Disgraceful’ for Posture Toward Venezuela

Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips, is describing the government’s posture towards Venezuela as a stain on Jamaica’s standing on the international stage....

UNICEF Poll Reveals Worrying Level of Dengue Ignorance Among Youths

In a recent poll conducted by UNICEF Jamaica, 49-per cent of youth respondents say they did not know the symptoms associated with Dengue fever. Jamaica is currently in...

Munga Denies Driving Ill-fated Axio

Dancehall entertainer, Munga Honourable, is denying that he was the driver of a Toyota Axio motorcar in which a woman died following a collision on the Mandela Highway...

Sandals Pulling Out of Tobago

Sandals Resorts International is moving its businesses out of the Caribbean island of Tobago. The announcement was made at a media conference in Port of Spain, Trinidad,...

Venezuela Steps Up Aggression Toward Guyana Since Oil Discovery, says Jagdeo

Venezuela has become more aggressive towards Guyana since the Caribbean nation discovered oil close to its borders. That’s according to Leader of the...