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Opposition Leader Criticized for Making Apparently ‘Vulgar Hand Gesture’

What appears to have been a vulgar gesture by Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips in the House of Representatives yesterday is sparking heavy criticism and several...

Tufton & Campbell Clash in Parliament Over Cornwall Regional

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, is rejecting a suggestion he overruled then Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Winston De La Haye, regarding the evacuation of the...

British High Commission Flooded with ‘Windrush Calls’

Foreign Affairs Minister, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith says the British High Commission has received more than 200 calls from people in the Windrush Generation. The...

‘Sav-La-Mar NOT Overrun by Criminals!’ – Westmoreland Cops

The Westmoreland Police is dismissing claims that the capital Savanna-la-mar is being overrun by criminals. The parish is facing a spike in violent activity since the...

Are Some Windrush Scandal Victims Partly to Blame?

A long-standing member of the International Returning Residents Association of Jamaica says victims of the ‘Windrush’ immigration scandal rocking the United...

PSOJ asks, What Happens Post-State of Emergency?

President of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, Howard Mitchell, is asking the government to outline what will follow the State of Public Emergency in St....

Crime Situation Demands ‘Urgent Action’, says Jackson

Opposition Spokesman on National Security, Fitz Jackson, says the government should to take ‘urgent action’ to bring crime under control. He says the actions...

Wheatley to Update on Bid to Buy Back Venezuela’s Stake in PetroJam

Energy Minister, Dr. Andrew Wheatley, is to update the House of Representatives today on Jamaica’s efforts to buy back Venezuela’s 49 percent stake in...

Gunmen Escalate Violence as Denham Town ZOSO Scales Down

The police say they’ve again intensified their operations in Denham Town. Some six persons have now been killed in the Zone of Special Operations in the West...

NCB HWT Thrown into Chaos after Firearm Holder Draws Gun

The police have launched an investigation into an incident at the Half Way Tree branch of the National Commercial Bank where a license firearm holder pulled his weapon....