Minister of Youth and Culture Lisa Hanna is not backing down from her position that cultural expert Sydney Bartley cannot continue as the permanent secretary (PS) in her ministry.
THE glory days of horse-racing have long come to an end in Jamaica due to the costs associated with maintaining thoroughbreds.
More than 20 students who attend schools in tough inner-city communities in the Corporate Area were yesterday encouraged by motivational speaker Glen Christian to develop a hunger and thirst for good things that will eventually lead them to greatness.
Tired of the life of violence they have endured for more than 40 years, residents of the central Kingston community dubbed 'Tel-Aviv' are determined to make the latest peace initiative work.
The Polygraph Department of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has been acknowledged as the leading such entity in the region and now provides guidance and assistance for other regional police forces.
After a bruising battle in Parliament that spurred a walkout by Opposition members of Parliament (MP), the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) plans to make a last-ditch bid to Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller to rescind the appointment of Velma Hylton, QC, to the Commission of Enquiry into the 2010 military operation in West Kingston.
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