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Thwaites Outlaws ‘Buying’ of Student Athletes

Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites, today announced a new policy framework to govern the transfer of student athletes in the secondary school system. Minister Thwaites...

Admiral Bailey Granted Bail…But!

A dreadful misunderstanding! That’s the word from lawyer Tom Tavares-Finson, who is representing entertainer and football coach, Glendon Admiral Bailey. Bailey is...

Organizational Shifts in the Constabulary

Police Commissioner, Dr. Carl Williams, has announced organizational shifts in the constabulary. The Transnational Crime and Narcotics Division will be renamed simply as...

Gov’t Aims to Increase Tax Compliance

The government will be undertaking several initiatives to increase tax compliance in the next fiscal year. Significant improvement in tax compliance is being projected...

Thwaites Comfortable with Education Budget Slash

Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites, says his ministry will make do with a 2-and-a-half billion dollar cut to its budget for the upcoming financial year. The budget for...

Suspected Suicide at Rio Cobre Juvenile Centre

The police are treating the death of a ward of the state at the Rio Cobre Juvenile Correctional Centre in St. Catherine on Friday, as a case of suicide. The Department...

Digicel Files Lawsuit Against US Company

Telecommunications giant, Digicel, has hired a Jamaican private security consulting firm as it’s intensifying investigations into the alleged involvement of a US...

‘Admiral’ Bailey Jailed on Passport Fraud Charges

Popular Jamaican entertainer and football coach, Glendon ‘Admiral’ Bailey is in jail at this hour on multiple fraud charges. The Police Corporate Communication unit...

Deane Case Delayed Again

Outstanding information in the Mario Dean trial has once again prevented the case against the two men accused from moving on in the St. James Resident Magistrate’s...

Police Guns Not Linked to More than 70-Deaths – Ellington

Former Police Commissioner, Owen Ellington, today testified that the majority of the guns used by the police in the May, 2010 security forces operation in Tivoli have...