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Published:Tuesday | February 24, 2015 | 3:20 PMChad Bryan, Gleaner Writer

Telecommunications giant LIME says actions have been taken to resolve problems experienced by some customers in making and receiving calls. Earlier today, a number of the company’s mobile customers experienced difficulty using voice and data...

Published:Tuesday | February 24, 2015 | 12:59 PMJolyn Bryan, Gleaner Writer

Investigators from the Port Morant police station in St Thomas are probing the death of a mentally ill woman who it is alleged to have committed suicide this morning. The body of 42-year-old Millicent Donaldson also known as Carol, was found by...

Published:Monday | February 23, 2015 | 4:28 PMJovan Johnson, Gleaner Writer

The General Legal Council has suspended attorney-at-law Audley Melhado from practising law for nine months for breaching the Legal Profession Act. The suspension is a downgrade in disciplinary action. After hearing a complaint against the lawyer,...

Published:Monday | February 23, 2015 | 11:52 AMJovan Johnson, Gleaner Writer

The Jamaica Confederation of Trade Unions (JCTU) has asked the Government for a 30 per cent increase in basic wages for public sector workers.

Published:Monday | February 23, 2015 | 10:26 AMJovan Johnson, Gleaner Writer

Attorney-at-law Bert Samuels says only whom he calls, poor losers, would lobby for the government to change the laws to give prosecutors the right to appeal verdicts.


Published:Monday | February 23, 2015 | 9:42 AMJovan Johnson, Gleaner Writer

The Opposition is calling for disclosures from the Jamaica Agricultural Association (JAS) and the Justice Ministry on discussions to possibly establish a compensation fund for victims of praedial larceny. Last week, JAS president Senator Norman...

Published:Friday | February 20, 2015 | 12:56 PMLeighton Levy, Gleaner Writer

Smikle was banned by a Jamaica Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel in 2014 after his urine sample from the June 2013 National Championships was found to have traces of Hydrochlorothiazide, a diuretic used by some athletes to lose weight or mask the use of anabolic steroids.

Published:Thursday | December 11, 2014 | 1:10 PMGleaner Writer

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Published:Thursday | December 11, 2014 | 12:21 PMLivern Barrett, Gleaner Writer

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Published:Thursday | December 11, 2014 | 11:37 AMTamara Bailey, Gleaner Writer

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Published:Wednesday | December 10, 2014 | 1:43 PMLivern Barrett, Gleaner Writer

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Published:Wednesday | December 10, 2014 | 12:00 AMGleaner Writer

Six-year-old swimmer Christanya Shirley broke two long-standing records at the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica (ASAJ) Preparatory

Published:Saturday | December 6, 2014 | 12:00 AMGleaner Writer

Robert Depass did not fathom that he would be paying his bills from a pastime that he

Published:Sunday | November 23, 2014 | 12:00 AMGleaner Writer

Dancehall star Stacious is booked to be the first act to headline executive chef Donovan Williams' new and exciting Jamaica Night enterta

Published:Friday | November 7, 2014 | 12:00 AMGleaner Writer

Tamara Bailey

Published:Sunday | September 28, 2014 | 12:00 AMGleaner Writer

With a specific focus on creating the means for local players in the entertainment and film industry to produce content and have it distr

Published:Tuesday | September 23, 2014 | 12:00 AMGleaner Writer



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