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Powell Victorious

Former West Indies fast bowler, Darren Powell, will become the governing PNP’s caretaker-candidate for North West St. Elizabeth, ahead of general elections due in...

Accountant General Dpt Fraud Case

The court hearing for the five persons charged in connection with a multi-million dollar fraud at the Accountant General’s Department, AGD, was today postponed due to...

No Big Pay Rise! – Reid

Opposition Senator Ruel Reid says the government is in no position to offer anything meaningful to public sector workers during wage negotiations set to begin next year....

DSP Diah Convicted

Deputy Superintendent of Police, Albert Diah, has been convicted for breaching the INDECOM Act. DSP Diah was convicted when he appeared today in the Spanish Town...

Opposition on DPP-INDECOM row

Opposition Spokesman on Justice, Senator Alexander Williams, says he’s concerned about the way DPP, Paula Llewellyn, ended the prosecution of the murder case...

AJ’s “Flexy-Rape” Gaffe

The Senate was brought into disrepute today by Leader of Government Business and Foreign Affairs Minister, Senator AJ Nicholson. The senior Cabinet Minister and...

‘Ebola Mistakes WILL be Made’ – Falconer

Information Minister, Senator Sandrea Falconer, says the government will make mistakes in handling cases of Ebola, if the virus were to come to Jamaica. Senator Falconer...

Reduce Fiscal Target – Hyman

Economist and member of the Economic Programme Oversight Committee, EPOC, Ralston Hyman, is urging the government to seek a reduction in its fiscal surplus target from 7...

Western Isolation Center

Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson says discussions are underway with the Jamaica Fire Brigade and the Jamaica Defence Force for them to take charge of transporting...

ChikV Hasn’t Peaked!

The chikungunya outbreak sweeping across the Caribbean and Latin America is yet to peak, with projections for many more cases emerging well into the new year....