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The Major Investigation Task Force (MIT) has joined detectives from St Ann and the police Area Two to investigate Friday’s murder of attorney-at-law Sashakay Fairclough in Ocho Rios.  

The New York Post is reporting that IKEA’s new Jamaican jerk chicken with rice and peas has been slammed after the warehouse chain made the traditional Caribbean dish using the wrong ingredients. The Swedish-based retailer recently added the...

Prominent United Kingdom Member of Parliament Crispin Blunt will be in Jamaica next week for a series of meetings and an address to CANEX 2019, a cannabis business-related conference at the Montego Bay Convention Centre. The conference will...

Stakeholders are accusing the Plant Quarantine Division in the agriculture ministry of mismanagement in the fight to eliminate the frosty pod rot disease. The division, which took over the programme to battle the devastating disease from the Cocoa...

Ann-Marie Vaz mourns grandma’s passing East Portland Member of Parliament Ann-Marie Vaz’s grandmother, Eva May Wright, has died. Wright, who celebrated her 99th birthday last month, passed away on Sunday. “I am enjoying a good life, and I say to...

The Orthopaedic Department of the May Pen Hospital is now retrofitted with a digital mobile C-Arm machine, thanks to Japan’s Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Project. The machine, which was acquired at a cost of US$86,780 ($10...

Maroon banners of pride were erected at 10 Glenmuir Road in May Pen as staff and students, past and present, gathered to celebrate Glenmuir High School’s 61st anniversary. The celebrations were preceded by an annual church service, which acting...

With the new school year now off to an exciting and productive start, teachers and students at Dunrobin Primary School are feeling motivated after several of their classrooms are now boasting newly constructed partitions. What’s so motivating or...

Two students from SOS Children’s Village in Stony Hill and Mustard Seed recently completed seven-week paid internships at IGT. The two young men are beneficiaries of IGT’s After School Advantage (ASA) Programme, which provides digital learning...

Hi, Mrs Walker-Huntington, My daughter migrated to the United States when she was 13 years old. Her dad filed for her. She wants to file for me when she turns 21. The question is, does she have to apply for citizenship or did she automatically...
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