Category: Midday News

In Guyana :: Opposition Coalition Claims Victory

The Opposition Coalition A Partnership for National Unity and the Alliance For Change has claimed victory in the general elections held yesterday. However, the Elections...

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....

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...

France to Cancel Haiti’s Debt; Rejects Monetary Reparation

French President, Francois Hollande, is expected to announce tomorrow that France will cancel Haiti’s debt, when he visits the former French Colony. Hollande gave the...

UPDATE: 6-year-old, Phaedra Martin, In State Care; 1 Man in Custody

6-year-old Phaedra Martin, who was reportedly abducted while walking with her father in St Andrew, has been found. That’s according to investigators from the Counter...

UPDATE: More Houses Destroyed by Mavis Bank Fire

Two more houses have been destroyed by fire in the Mavis Bank areas. The bush fire’s been raging in Mavis Bank, St. Andrew since a week ago, and has destroyed...

PNP Committee Wants Mandatory Paternity Testing and Registration of Fathers

In commemoration of Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 10, 2015, the Family and Parenting Committee of the People’s National Party (PNP) is calling on the government to...