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Published:Wednesday | February 4, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

AMID THE political squabble over the importance of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, a leading violence prevention advocate is sug

Published:Saturday | January 24, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

Published:Saturday | January 24, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

THE NATION'S chief prosecutor, Paula Llewellyn, came under fire yesterday from Senator K.D.

Published:Wednesday | January 21, 2015 | 12:01 AMLivern Barrett

AFTER MORE than two decades of agitation, parliamentarians have agreed on far-reaching changes to the Budget and Sectoral debates that wi

Published:Friday | January 16, 2015 | 12:01 AMLivern Barrett

IF YOU talk to Scarlette Gillings for a few minutes about the work of the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), one thing becomes eviden

Published:Wednesday | January 14, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

THE AUDITOR General's Department (AGD) says there is no evidence to show that the Child Development Agency (CDA) was "routinely reviewing

Published:Tuesday | January 13, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

Published:Monday | January 12, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

NEARLY SIX months after spending more than $20 million to purchase its own fuel tanker, the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) still do

Published:Thursday | January 8, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

WITH MURDERS declining by 16 per cent last year, Jamaica appears on track to slash its homicide rate to 25 per 100,000 of the population

Published:Wednesday | January 7, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

TWO YEARS ago, 'Brother B' was struggling to care for himself, his mother, and younger siblings in the tough St Andrew community of Papin

Published:Tuesday | January 6, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

The Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) is currently conducting an analysis of falling fuel prices to determine if the savings are enoug

Published:Thursday | January 1, 2015 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

As Jamaica welcomes 2015 today, business, civic and religious leaders have acknowledged that issues related to the economy had the greate

Published:Wednesday | December 31, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

Amid the guarded excitement that the number of persons killed in Jamaica this year will be the lowest over the last decade, one church gr

Published:Tuesday | December 30, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

Published:Tuesday | December 23, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

FORMER PRIME MINISTER Bruce Golding and three high-ranking security officials during his tenure have been given until the first week of n

Published:Saturday | December 20, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

THE JAMAICAN Senate passed new anti-doping legislation yesterday, with one lawmaker urging local sports-governing bodies to embrace the n

Published:Monday | December 15, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

A motor vehicle examiner and a customs officer, who the Corruption Prevention Commission (CPC) says failed to satisfactorily explain how

Published:Saturday | December 13, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

THE INDEPENDENT Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) has revealed that it is now treating missing Tivoli Gardens teenager Dale Davis as

Published:Friday | December 12, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

Day nine of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry elicited more emotionally charged evidence of alleged atrocities by members of the se

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

KINGSTON, Jamaica:

Published:Thursday | December 11, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

Eight days into the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, one of the attorneys for the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) has taken issue with wh

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

KINGSTON, Jamaica:

Published:Wednesday | December 10, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett

Joan McCarthy fought back the tears as she recounted yesterday how, just minutes apart, she watched police personnel take away the lifele


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