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Smooth Start to School

The Ministry of Education is reporting that the new school year got off to a relatively smooth start today. The Ministry says schools began the process of admitting...

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Phillips Rejects Opposition Criticism

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips is rejecting criticism from the Opposition that the Government has sacrificed the interest of the people in order to bow to the...

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“Shameful, False & Bare-faced!” – Shaw

Shameful, false and barefaced! That’s how Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, is describing Prime Minister and People’s National Party President,...

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Piling on International Pressure

The noted American civil rights lawyer who’s joined the legal team representing the family of Mario Deane says more international pressure will soon come on...

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‘School Boy’ Trial

Nationwide News understands that prosecutors in the United States have turned over to defense attorneys evidence they have against convicted former Jamaican policeman,...

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Environmental Alert!

The National Environment and Planning Agency, NEPA, says it’s investigating three separate incidents of contamination in the Corporate Area and St. Thomas. They...

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16 to Dump Shift System

The Ministry of Education says its eliminating the dual shift system from 16 schools during the course of the new school year. Education Minister Ronald Thwaites will be...

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More Chik-V

The Ministry of Health has confirmed four additional cases of Chikungunya bringing the total number of confirmed cases for the country to twenty-one (21). The Health...

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FLASH FLOOD WATCH

The Meteorological Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for low-lying and flood-prone areas. The Flash Flood Watch is in effect for the parishes of St Mary, Portland,...

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Smart Card Center

The JUTC is inviting students falling into any of the following three categories to visit the special facility which will be located on the top floor of the Transport...