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Lisa Hanna

Lisa Hanna, a legislator and spokesperson for the Opposition People’s National Party’s (PNP) election campaign, has escaped criminal charges but has been slammed for nepotism and cronyism in the award of millions of dollars in contracts in St Ann...
Dr Karen Carpenter

A recommendation has been made for greater focus to be placed on the psychological health of the victims and perpetrators of sexual harassment, with at least one professor calling for mandatory counselling of both. The suggestion was made by acting...
Bloodstains on a wall of the Lawrence Drive, Kingston 8, home where a wounded man reportedly fled his attacker before collapsing and dying.

A trail of blood spanning more than 100 metres along Lawrence Drive in St Andrew painted a grim picture of a badly wounded man trying to escape his attacker while bleeding profusely and seeking refuge. Help never came in time for 40-year-old Damion...

Before you go • Stay home if you have symptoms of COVID-19, have been diagnosed with COVID-19, are waiting for COVID-19 test results, or were recently exposed to someone with COVID-19. • Check to see if the public swim area has steps in place to...

WESTERN BUREAU: A security guard is now battling for life in the Cornwall Regional Hospital in Montego Bay, St James after he was shot and seriously injured in a daring daylight robbery at a supermarket along Market Street in the parish capital....

Bahamian police are reporting that a notorious Jamaican gangster has been captured in Grand Bahama. According to the Bahamian authorities, shortly after 12 o'clock yesterday afternoon, a team of officers led an intelligence-...

Former Petrojam board member Richard Creary has taken issue with sections of the damning Integrity Commission report on malpractices and corruption at the state-owned oil refinery. The report claims that Creary was part of the panel that...

Despite adverse findings against Dr Andrew Wheatley by the director of investigation at the Integrity Commission, Prime Minister Andrew Holness has hinted that he would not rule out appointing the embattled former energy minister in a future...

The North East Regional Health Authority (NERHA) has released a statement seeking to assure that it has the balance of a donation it received from the state-owned oil refinery Petrojam to buy an incubator. An Integrity Commission report...

Former Energy Minister Dr Andrew Wheatley has denied that his appointment of several key persons to the scandal-scarred board of the Petrojam oil refinery was tantamount to collusion. Wheatley, who was roundly criticised as “dishonest” in a...
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