Category: Midday News

Police Crack Car Stealing Ring

A man who the police say was the getaway driver in a car stealing ring, was remanded when he appeared in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. The...

Judge Blasts Women Fighting Over Man

Senior RM Judith Pusey did not mince words as she berated two women who appeared before her to answer charges related to fighting over a man. One of the women, Charmaine...

Pearnel Jr Renounces US Citizenship to Serve

State Minister of National Security, Senator Pearnel Charles Junior, says he has renounced his US citizenship in order to meet one of the eligibility requirements to...

‘No Witch Hunt’ – Wheatley to Review and Keep ESET

Energy Minister, Dr. Andrew Wheatley says he would like to keep the Electricity Sector Enterprise Team, ESET, in place. ESET is chaired by an influential advisor to the...

Burke Tight-lipped About his Future

PNP General Secretary, Paul Burke says he doesn’t know when the party President, Portia Simpson Miller will announce the members of her shadow cabinet. Mrs....

Parliamentarians to March Thursday

Parliamentarians across the floor will make the traditional march down Duke Street on Thursday for the ceremonial opening of parliament. Members of parliament and...

Ruel Reid Seconded

The Board of Management of Jamaica College says it has approved a resolution allowing it’s Principal, Senator Ruel Reid to be seconded to the Government of Jamaica...

Med Students to Access H1N1 Vaccine

The Guild of Students at the Mona campus of the University of the West Indies, says medical students will have access to the H1N1 or swine flu vaccine, following talks...

JSIF & CDB to Spend $325m to Rehabilitate Five Primary Schools

The Jamaica Social Investment Fund, JSIF in partnership with the Caribbean Development Bank is to spend $325-million to facilitate the expansion and rehabilitation of...

PM Continues Cabinet Discussions

Nationwide News understands that veteran parliamentarian Derrick Smith will be appointed Minister without portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister. Mr. Smith, a...