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Published:Monday | November 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

The drive by the Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) to rid the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) of rogue cops has received unconditional support from some police personnel who are part of the force's accelerated promotions programme....

Published:Monday | November 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

NEARLY TWENTY minutes had passed during Tuesday's sitting of the House of Representatives before Hansard writers were able to record an acknowledgement in the legislature of Andrew Holness' first day as prime minister of Jamaica....

Published:Monday | November 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Four years after the dual-citizenship drama threatened to collapse the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) government, former Director of Elections Danville Walker says he wants the entire matter to be "fixed" urgently and that a Commonwealth dual citizen....

Published:Monday | November 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

With Jamaica and the rest of the Caribbean region continuing to lose many of their university graduates to more developed countries, general manager of the Jamaica National Building Society, Earl Jarrett, urged a group of tertiary graduates over the weekend...

Published:Monday | November 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Why I joined the force - Anton Cardoza, sergeant instructor, Police Academy, 12 years in JCFThe Jamaica Constabulary Force was actually a destiny for me...

Published:Monday | November 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

The responsibilities of the police have increased over the years, as their duties now involve dealing with involve dealing with problems of greater complexity, and people drawn from a wider range than ever before....

Published:Monday | November 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

SERGEANT ADRIAN Hamilton of the Transnational Crime and Narcotics Division of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) says every time a member of the force is convicted of corruption, he feels devastated...

Published:Monday | November 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

MANDEVILLE, Manchester: Former head of Jamaica Customs, Danville Walker, has been making his presence felt in Central Manchester, where he will be running for the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) against People's National Party (PNP) General Secretary Peter Bunting...

Published:Monday | November 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Former president of the People's National Party Youth Organisation, Damion Crawford, was last night introduced as the party's candidate for East Rural St Andrew, promising to focus on infrastructural development and education....

Published:Sunday | November 6, 2011 | 12:00 AM

BY HIS own admission, Christopher Tate was twice imprisoned and twice deported from the United States, after languishing behind prison walls in that country under a suicide watch.

Published:Sunday | November 6, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Graduating students of the University of the West Indies (UWI) were urged yesterday to use their university education to create their own jobs.

Published:Sunday | November 6, 2011 | 12:00 AM

NEW PRIME Minister Andrew Holness has refused to separate himself from the decisions taken by the Bruce Golding-led government of which he was a member.

Published:Sunday | November 6, 2011 | 12:00 AM

WESTERN BUREAU:Having given Sunday Gleaner readers an inside perspective of their Taino artefacts last week, the next big thing on Bluefields' agenda is geotourism.

Published:Sunday | November 6, 2011 | 12:00 AM

As the People's National Party (PNP) continues to gear up for the general election, party leader Portia Simpson Miller and other party officials, will today officially introduce their candidate for the East Rural St Andrew constituency, former PNP Youth...

Published:Sunday | November 6, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Despite renewed pressure from Britain for Jamaica to repeal its anti-buggery law, Prime Minister Andrew Holness says it will be up to Jamaicans to signal such a desire.

Published:Sunday | November 6, 2011 | 12:00 AM

The Electoral Commission of Jamaica (ECJ) has turned down a request by the People's National Party (PNP) to declare the electoral machinery "unprepared" for the upcoming polls.

Published:Sunday | November 6, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Given the events of the past week, it is hard for many to reconcile that day 10 years ago, when parliamentary backbencher Sharon Hay-Webster moved a censure motion against then leader of the Jamaica Labour...

Published:Saturday | November 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

HARPING ON the fact that the visitor's visa of James Robertson to the United States has been revoked, members of the People's National Party (PNP) have urged voters in West St Thomas to use that as one reason to get rid of the sitting member of...

Published:Saturday | November 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

PRIME MINISTER Andrew Holness says he will not take the title of the Most Honourable.

Published:Saturday | November 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

PRIME MINISTER Andrew Holness says he is in the process of reviewing documentation concerning alleged corruption at the Jamaica Customs.

Published:Saturday | November 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE JAMAICA Labour Party (JLP) and the People's National Party (PNP) are to officially confirm two of their marquee new candidates tomorrow.

Published:Saturday | November 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE OPPOSITION People's National Party (PNP) yesterday indicated that it would be turning over information in its possession about the admitted breaches of the scrap-metal ban by the Customs Department to the contractor general's office.

Published:Saturday | November 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

A MOVEMENT which started out with Jamaicans reminiscing one evening in Florida, United States, is now bearing fruit in Highgate, St Mary, where the group is making a positive change in the lives of residents and the town.

Published:Saturday | November 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

JUNCTION, St Elizabeth:TAXI OPERATORS in Junction, St Elizabeth, are calling on the authorities to build a suitable taxi stand in the rapidly growing town.

Published:Saturday | November 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

WESTERN BUREAU:With repeated success with their literacy and numeracy programme at Santa Cruz Preparatory in St Elizabeth, principal Robert Stubbs is urging the Government to explore...

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