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Investigation Launched Into Plot to Murder Kartel

The Criminal Investigation Branch, CIB is investigating reports that the Department of Correctional Services has discovered a plot to murder incarcerated dancehall...

TESTIMONY: Bain Voluntarily Opposed UWI’s Non-Discrimination Policy

Professor Brendan Bain’s termination by the University of the West Indies had nothing to do with his right to freedom of expression. That testimony coming today...

Energy Minister to Meet with Gasoline Retailers Association

Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, has called an emergency meeting with the Jamaica Gasoline Retailers Association, JGRA, to quell growing tension among players in the...

Police Intervene in Dispute Between Warmington and JLP Supporter

The Police have intervened following an altercation involving South West St. Catherine Member of Parliament, the JLP’s, Everald Warmington and a constituent in...

Buju Banton Loses Appeal

A US Court of Appeal has dismissed Buju Banton’s request for a new trial. Banton – whose real name is Mark Myrie – is serving a 10-year sentence on...

Rift Between Lisa Hanna and PNP Supporters Intensifying

The rift between PNP supporters and their Member of Parliament of South East St. Ann, Youth and Culture Minister, Lisa Hanna, is intensifying. On Tuesday, PNP General...

Ganja Future Growers Pleased with New Ganja Laws

The Ganja Future Growers and Producers Association is welcoming Cabinet’s move towards decriminalizing the use of ganja. The association’s Chairman, Orville...

New Ganja Law Poses Problems for Police – Lorne

Attorney-at-law and General Secretary of the Marcus Garvey’s People’s Political Party, Miguel Lorne says he’s foreseeing some challenges with the...

Economy to Continue Growing into March This Year

There might be more good news on the horizon for the Jamaican economy. Central Bank Governor, Brian Wynter, says he believes there was growth in the December quarter of...

Transport Authority to End Recognition of JATOO

There’s growing disquiet in the public transport sector this afternoon over the decision of the Transport Authority to end its recognition of the Jamaica...