Category: Midday News

No Apology Needed for Spying Allegation – Robinson

The Portia Simpson Miller administration has welcomed news that the US State Department has withdrawn its allegation that it had monitored the private online...

T&T Outraged at US Spying Allegation

Trinidad and Tobago’s Police Commissioner, Stephen Williams, says there were no grounds for the US state department to have alleged that authorities in Jamaica and...

Commissioner to Address Nation on Murder Spike

Police Commissioner, Dr Carl Williams, is to host a media briefing on Monday where he’ll respond to concerns sparked by an 18-percent increase in murders this year...

West Kgn Residents Got $93-million

The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Labour and Social Security has testified that approximately $93-million was spent in providing varying levels of assistance to...

Drought Won’t Affect Food Prices – Senator Grant

The leadership of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority, RADA and the Jamaica Agricultural Society, JAS, say they don’t believe the impact of the drought on...

May Pen Rat Infestation

The Clarendon Parish Council says its now working with the Public Health Department to address a rodent infestation problem in the parish. There have been reports that...

Riverton Fires Hurting Investment Prospects – World Bank

The World Bank is advising that frequent fires at the Riverton dump may be affecting the government’s plan to lure investors to the Caymanas Economic Zone....

Ken Jones is Dead

Veteran journalist and distinguished public servant, Ken Jones, is dead. Mr. Jones passed away this morning at the Doctor’s Community Hospital in Maryland in the...

Holy Childhood Denies Closure Reports

Administrators at the Holy Childhood Prep School in St. Andrew are denying media reports that the 85 year old institution faces imminent closure. Reports on Monday said...

Tufton, Williams To take JLP to Court…Again

Opposition Senators Dr. Christopher Tufton and Arthur Williams are set to take the JLP to court for the second time since 2013. Nationwide News understands that Mr....