Category: Midday News

2 In Custody In Connection with Gang Rape of Trelawny Teen

The Police say two suspects have been taken into custody in connection with the brutal gang rape of a teenage girl by at least seven males in Trelawny. The incident took...

‘A Plot to Destabilize’: MoBay Mayor on Crimewave

Six persons have been shot dead in St. James within the last 24 hours. The shootings took place while the police conducted a high level operation in response the the...

4 Wanted Men Detained

The Police are reporting that four wanted men were arrested and two illegal firearms seized during an all-island operation yesterday. Heading the list of wanted men...

‘Reform Local Gov’t Process’: Montague, Tufton

Opposition Senator Robert Montague is calling for the Jamaican constitution to be amended to prevent the Government from moving to postpone local government elections...

‘Bastardizing Public Transport’

The Opposition Spokesman on Transport, Mike Henry, says the government has bastardized the public transportation system and in the process, has made it unprofitable. Mr....

License Plate Shortage

Tax Administration Jamaica, TAJ, is advising the public that it’s experiencing a shortage of motor vehicle license plates at Revenue Service Centres and Tax...

Democrats’ Obama Petition An Admission of Failure: Shaw

An open admission that the IMF programme isn’t working! That’s how Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, is describing a letter by five Democratic...

Hyman: IMF Programme Is Working

A member of the Economic Programme Oversight Committee, Ralston Hyman, is adamant the IMF programme is working. His comments follows an appeal from 5-US lawmakers asking...

Tommy Lee Barred From Sumfest

Police investigators probing an upsurge in violence in the community of Flanker in St. James last night barred controversial dancehall artiste, Tommy Lee Sparta, from...

Ganja Growers Want Partnership

The Vice Chairman of the Ganja Growers and Producers Association, Richard ‘Dickie’ Crawford, wants deeper collaboration with the National Council on Drug...