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New Increases In Passport Fees, Services

The Passport Immigration and Citizenship Agency (PICA), has announced new passport fees that will become effective May 26. PICA will also be introducing expedited...

Mandeville Police Probes Suspected Murder/Suicide

The Mandeville police in Manchester are probing a suspected murder suicide in the parish about 11:45 last night. Reports are that 23 year old security guard Terrence...

Jamaica Falls to Its Worst Ranking in Global Tourism Competitiveness Report

Opposition Spokesperson for Tourism, Shahine Robinson, says she’s deeply concerned about Jamaica falling to its worst ever ranking in the Global Travel and Tourism...

Prominent Attorney Don Foote Arrested and Charged

Prominent Attorney Don Foote is the latest member of the legal profession to be arrested and charged with fraud. Foote was interviewed yesterday by Fraud Squad...

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...