Category: Midday News

3 J’can Men Wanted for Death of California Man

The Tulare County Sheriff’s Department in the US state of California has launched a manhunt for three Jamaican men, suspected of killing a man in the small town of...

Beyonce Visits Haiti

Multiple Grammy award-winner Beyonce has visited Haiti to look at the progress made since the massive earthquake shattered the French-speaking Caribbean country five...

New Mosquito-borne Virus Threatens Jamaica

The Ministry of Health is warning the country about a mosquito-transmitted virus called Zika, which has broken out in Brazil. Zika is similar to dengue with symptoms...

Address Spike in Murders – Smith to Security Council

Opposition Spokesman on National Security, Derrick Smith, is urging Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller to convene a meeting of the National Security Council to discuss...

Police Adopts Clan Carthy High

The Police Mobile Reserve last Friday adopted the Clan Carthy High School on Deanery Road in Kingston, as part of its community outreach efforts to eradicate...

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...