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AUDIO: Holness ‘Distressed’ After Touring St. James Lockup

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, says he was left feeling distressed after touring the cell area at the Barnett Street police lockup in St. James this morning. St....


AUDIO: McKenzie Laments Gargabe Pile-up

His comments come in the wake of a report last week, confirming two locally transmitted cases of the mosquito borne Chikungunya Virus.


Westmoreland Man Shot Dead by Police: INDECOM Probes

The police shot and killed an unidentified man during a confrontation on New Road in Westmoreland this morning. The police Corporate Communications Unit says one...


Are you a PAYE Worker? Here’s An Easy Way to Get Your Refund

Tax Administration Jamaica, TAJ, says as of this month, it will begin paying Income Tax refunds directly into bank accounts, instead of by cheques. The TAJ says an...


Kartel, Gaza Slim Appear in Court

Convicted dancehall entertainer, Vybz Kartel, returned to the Corporate Area Criminal Court this morning for the resumption of his latest court matter. However the case...


AUDIO: Azan Likens King to a ‘Bright Fool’

The Chief Executive Officer of Boss Furniture, Omar Azan, is defending the lobbying efforts of the Jamaica Manufacturers Association, JMA. Mr. Azan was president of the...


Air Jamaica Purchase ‘A Bad Deal’ – Trinidad Opposition

The leader of the Opposition in Trinidad and Tobago, Dr Keith Rowley, says the decision by his country’s government to purchase Jamaica’s former national...


Montague to Meet with Joan

JLP Chairman, Senator Robert Montague, says he’ll be meeting soon with party veteran, Joan Gordon-Webley. Mrs. Gordon-Webley recently stepped down as caretaker for...


AUDIO: Health Ministry Warns Jamaicans of Travelling to Ebola Affected Countries

Jamaicans are being advised against embarking on non essential travel to those countries battling an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus. The advisory comes from Health...


UWI Prinicipal Outraged at Mario Dean’s Death

The Principal of the Mona Campus of the University of the West Indies, Professor Archibald McDonald, has added his voice to the chorus of condemnation of the...