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McKenzie Labels Dump Fires a ‘Deliberate’ Attempt at ‘Sabotage’

“Deliberate!” is the term being used to describe the recent fires at several dump sites across the country. Local Government Minister Desmond Mckenzie today...

Supreme Court Grants INDECOM Permission to Execute Search Warrant on JDF

The Supreme Court has ruled that the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) has the authority to execute a search warrant on the Jamaica Defence Force, JDF....

Health Ministry Advises Kingston Residents to Take Precaution, amidst Riverton Smog

The Health Ministry is advising members of the public to take precautions in the area around the Riverton City Dump due to the recent fire. The Ministry says persons are...

Asphalt Shortage to be Abated Soon

The supply of asphalt is expected to be normalised by the end of this week following the completion of maintenance work at Petrojam today. The plant where asphalt is...

Raymond Pryce to Represent PNP in WC St James

Former PNP Deputy General Secretary, Raymond Pryce, has been selected to be the party’s standard bearer for the West Central St. James constituency. General...

Some Categories of User Fees to Increase at Public Health Facilities

There will be an increase in user fees for services provided to non-residents, private patients and patients with health insurance at all public health facilities come...

Two In Custody following Murder of 91yr Old Hanoverian and her Teen Grandson

The Jamaica Constabulary Force says two people have been taken into custody for the gruesome murder of a 91 year-old woman and her 15 year-old grandson in Hanover last...

Richard Lake Distances Himself from Fraud Dispute

Prominent businessman, Richard Lake, is distancing himself and his company from a property dispute which led to fraud charges being laid on embattled real estate...

Resist Pressure to Pass Quick Judgment, says DPP

Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Paula Llewellyn, says it’s important to maintain one’s integrity and the rule of law even in the face of mounting...

Opposition Renews Call for Govt to Roll Back SCT on Oil

The Opposition is once again urging the government to roll back the Special Consumption Tax, (SCT) on oil. Energy Spokesman, Phillip Paulwell, says the rollback is...