The two major political parties are preparing for a dogfight as they take aim at the Cassia Park division in East Central St Andrew, where a by-election is to be held on August 8.
He died with a cloud over his head for his alleged role in a bribery scandal which originated in Britain and touched our shores. Joseph Hibbert was never given a chance to clear his name, as he had vowed to do...
Dozens of family members, friends, and well-wishers turned out at the Gideon Gospel Chapel in Buff Bay, Portland, yesterday for the homegoing service of Louise Fredricka Buckley, the mother of Byron Buckley, the immediate past president of the Press Association of Jamaica.
President of the Psychiatric Nursing Aides Association, Denzil Currie, wants the Ministry of Health to expand in-house training programme it offers to members of his group.
On Thursday, July 4, while Americans around the world celebrated Independence Day, 11-year-old Selvin Allen, a grade-five student of Warsop Primary School in Trelawny, celebrated independence of another kind, with a huge smile and loads of gratitude.
A whirlwind romance between a Jamaican nurse living in the United States and a St Mary man has crash-landed in the Supreme Court with a multimillion-dollar lawsuit amid a flurry of charges and countercharges.
Following a five-year partnership that has generated rich results for six rural high schools, the leaders of the country's two top mutual societies, Victoria Mutual Building Society (VMBS) and Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) are urging other private sector entities to invest in more sustainable approaches in the education sector.
Forty-years after Nancy Hooper and Norma Day bought three lots of lands from the developers of the Delisser Great House Lands in St Andrew they are among 200 owners who have yet to receive titles for their properties.
The local media fraternity last Thursday paid its final respect to veteran broadcaster, Horace Anthony Parry, better known as 'Tony Parry'. A thanksgiving service for the life of Parry was held at Temple of Light Centre For Spiritual Living, along Fairway Avenue in Kingston.
They are sometimes called 'convulsionaries' and many shake uncontrollably when moved by the spirit. They are the Shakers, a controversial post-millennial religious movement that has spanned two centuries.
Republicans in the Texas Legislature passed an omnibus abortion bill that is one of the most restrictive in the United States, but Democrats vowed yesterday to fight in the courts and at the ballot box as they used the measure to rally their supporters.