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DPP Rules that Jade Hollis be hit with Fraud Charges

Nationwide News understands that the Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP, has ruled that St. Andrew-based attorney, Jade Hollis, be hit with fraud charges. Head of the...

Health Ministry confirms more cases of locally transmitted Chikungunya!!

Locally transmitted cases of the Chikungunya disease are increasing. The Ministry of Health says it today confirmed another four locally transmitted cases of the...

September date set for men charged with death of Mario Deane

A September 18 mention date has been set for the case of two men charged with the murder of St. James resident, Mario Deane, who died three days after being severely...

National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, Says police must Shoulder the blame for the death of Mario Deane.

Meanwhile National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, says the police cannot be absolved of all responsibility for the death of Mario Deane. We have more in this report...

Two men Shot and killed by Police in Westmoreland.

Two men were this morning shot and killed during a confrontation with the police in Brighton district, Westmoreland. One of the men is reportedly of Indian descent,...

Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites says his Ministry will not be depriving teachers of vacation leave.

Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites says his Ministry will not be depriving teachers of vacation leave for the 2014-2015 academic year. Yesterday the Jamaica...

Acting Commissioner Glenmore Hinds refusing to confirm whether he has applied for the post of Commissioner.

Meanwhile, Mr. Hinds is refusing to confirm whether he has applied for the post of Commissioner. This after the application window closed last Friday. Mr. Hinds, a 39...

Acting Commissioner says police must take responsibility for Deane’s Death

Acting Police Commissioner, Glenmore Hinds, is maintaining that police personnel at the Barnett Street Police Station were not involved in the fatal beating of St. James...

Chikungunya Identified on UWI Campus

The University of the West Indies (UWI) has informed its student population that a case of the Chikungunya virus has been identified on its Mona Campus. In an email sent...

Truckers Want Review of Toll Rates for Newly Opened Highway

The All Island Trucker’s Association is calling on Transport Minister, Dr. Omar Davies, to review the toll rate for Class three users of the newly opened North...