Category: Midday News

Sisters Slain

A Clarendon family is struggling to come to grips with the brutal murder of two female members. Dead are 18-year-old Janeal Howell, a student of Vere Technical and her...

Montague Calls for National Summit

Opposition Senator, Robert Montague, today reiterated his call for a national summit on the immediate goals of the nation to be convened and held before the next general...

“NOT a Thing of the Past!” – MGPPP to Cameron

The Marcus Garvey People’s Political Party, MGPPP, is calling on British Prime Minister David Cameron to retract his comment that slavery is a thing of the past....

Corrections Dpt Welcomes UK Prison

Chairman of the Federation of Corrections, Arlington Turner says his members welcome the announcement by British Prime Minister David Cameron, to contribute to the...

Phillips Defiant as IMF Wants Public Sector Job Cuts

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips has revealed that the International Monetary Fund, IMF, has been urging the Simpson Miller administration to undertake wholesale job...

Not Britain’s Idea to Bar Media – High Commissioner

High Commissioner Fritton says it was not Britain’s idea to bar the media from interviewing Prime Minister David Cameron on his visit to Jamaica Information Minister...

JPS Cuts Power from Long Pond Sugar Factory; Millions Owed

Approximately 200 workers at the Long Pond Sugar factory in Trelawny remain off the job, after the facility was yesterday disconnected from the national grid by the...

Brace for Rain!

The Meteorological Office says Jamaicans should brace for rain as Hurricane Joaquin makes its way over the Bahamas. The category three hurricane is not a threat to...

NWC Workers Take Industrial Action

The Ministry of Labour has called an emergency meeting with the management and unions representing workers at the National Water Commission. Workers continue to take...

PNPYO Blasts Cameron’s Prison Plans

The People’s National Party Youth Organization, PNPYO, says its disgraceful that British Prime Minister, David Cameron has failed to apologize for his...