A debate has emerged over the large number of Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) subjects some students are being allowed to sit at the secondary level.
The Criminal Justice (Suppression of Criminal Organisations) Act, commonly referred to as the anti-gang bill, enjoyed smooth passage in the Senate yesterday with three amendments as lawmakers made a collective call for Jamaicans to support the Police...
With effect from March 1, 2014, Jamaican nationals travelling to Bermuda for tourism, business or on a work permit, will no longer require a visa or visa waiver to enter that country, provided they are holding a multiple-entry visa to the United States...
Minister of National Security Peter Bunting, has renewed his call for churches and other groups to work with the ministry and the police to prevent criminal activities.
WESTERN BUREAU:Seven police officers who are accused of accepting money in return for not prosecuting a man on ganja charges had their bails extended when they appeared in the Montego Bay Resident Magistrate's Court Thursday.
The Red Hills community in St Andrew has welcomed a new primary school, noting that it will equip children with quality education for the best high schools in the island.
More than 102,000 young persons have been trained and 453 school gardens established under the 'Youth in Agriculture' initiative, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries Roger Clarke has revealed.
Despite the prosecution being ready, the case against the two policemen who were charged with murder in the aftermath of last year's controversial killing of three relatives from Shrewsbury in Westmore-land failed to get off the ground yesterday.
WESTERN BUREAU:The Ministry of National Security is moving to have justices of the peace (JPs) who run afoul of the law suspended from active duties while they have a case pending in the court.
As Jamaica joins the rest of the world in commemorating International Women's Day today, head of delegation for the European Union (EU) in Jamaica, Ambassador Paola Amadei, proposes that a quota system be introduced into the political landscape to...