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In Guyana, The Ruling Party Has Been Unseated After 23-year Grip

An official winner is yet to be declared in Guyana’s general elections, three days after voters in the country went to the polls. But preliminary results released...

Hollande Departs Haiti; Major Investments Announced But No Debt Cancellation

French President Francois Hollande flew out of Haiti yesterday, but failed to follow through on his suggestion that he would cancel the debt owed by the Haitian people....

CCJ President on Parliament’s vote

The President of the Caribbean Court of Justice, Sir Dennis Byron, says Jamaica will be setting an example for the rest of the Caribbean if its parliament were to pass...

Carreras Wants Apology from Ferguson after ‘Conspiracy’ Comment

Cigarette manufacturers Carreras Limited says its alarmed by recent allegations made by Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson, that he’s become the victim of a...

No Mercy for St. James Paedophiles – McGregor Warns

The head of the St. James police, Senior Superintendent Steve McGregor, is warning persons in the parish who abuse children that they will be shown no mercy under law....

NNN Exclusive: Gov’t Proposes Secret Deal to JLP to Secure Bipartisan Support on CCJ

There’s a major development concerning the Government’s push to have the Caribbean Court of Justice, CCJ installed as the country’s final appellate...

Crawford: Damages Caused by Mavis Bank Fire Exaggerated

The Member of Parliament for East Rural St. Andrew, Damian Crawford, is rejecting reports that the fire which has ravaged a section of the constituency has left hundreds...

Grant Wants Insurance Policy for Farmers

President of the Jamaica Agricultural Society, JAS, Senator Norman Grant says the time has come for provisions to be made to establish insurance polices for farmers. As...

Counselling Team Dispatched to STETHS After Teacher Found Dead

A team from the Ministry of Education’s Trauma Counselling unit has been dispatched to the St. Elizabeth Technical High School, as the institution mourns the death...

4 New Fish Sanctuaries to be Established

The government says it will establish four additional fish sanctuaries this financial year, as it continues its push to expand its programme to protect and sustain the...