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Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 12:06 PM

The Home Circuit Court heard this morning that pieces of evidence retrieved from the scene where Andrew Bisson was killed on September 5, 2011, are unavailable.

 

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 10:52 AM

A Manchester policeman, who is accused of raping his ex-girlfriend, has been granted $100,000 bail. Bail was offered when Orane Henry, 27, who is charged with rape and grievous sexual assault, appeared in court yesterday. Henry is to return to...

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 10:21 AM

Prime Minister Andrew Holness and U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Steven T. Mnuchin yesterday signed an Energy Framework to foster cooperation on energy and infrastructure investment in Jamaica.  Holness and Mnuchin signed the Framework to...

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 9:44 AM

Fifty-three-year-old Leroy Lewinson, a farmer of Top Quarter district, Smithville, Clarendon is suspected to have committed suicide in McNie district, Clarendon on Monday. The Frankfield Police report that about 7:30 a.m. residents stumbled upon...

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 12:08 AM
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Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Some 12 employees of Sunset at the Palms Resort in Negril, Westmoreland, are creating a significant difference across all areas of their work environment after having recently undergone international training and certification.The employees were...

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Horace Hines, general manager JN Money Services (JNMS), has urged customers to be cautious when receiving remittance during the up-coming festive season.Hines noted that the Christmas period is one of the busiest times during the year for remittance...

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 12:00 AM

FREE TOWN, Clarendon:The Free Town Church of God of Prophecy Outreach Foundation will on December 21 host its 15th annual treat for the children of the church and its environs.This year, the church has teamed up with the County Line Worship Center...

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 12:00 AMPaul Clarke/Gleaner Writer

Policing the masses can be a brutal, unforgiving and ungrateful job, but the officers at the Harbour View Police Station in east Kingston are relishing the magnitude of the role they have signed up for, and have gone on to create success stories by...

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 12:00 AM

JAMAICAN YOUTH are showing what is possible for environmental conservation, with support from corporate Jamaica and their school communities.Just two months after the curtain went up on this year's Wisynco Eco Club Schools' Recycling Competition,...

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 12:00 AMPetre Williams-Raynor/ Contributing editor

ONE CIVIL society organisation appears to be answering the call for Caribbean Community countries to hit reset on climate advocacy.This is in the wake of the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report on global warming of 1.5 degrees...

Published:Thursday | November 29, 2018 | 12:00 AMBryan Miller/Gleaner Writer

WESTERN BUREAU:After more than a year probing the variousissues plaguing Hanover, Superintendent Sharon Beeput, the parish's commanding officer, has said she is confident she can spearhead the effort to make the parish safe again."Hanover is no safe...

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2018 | 3:45 PM

Gas prices are to go down by $3.04 tomorrow Thursday, November 29. The state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, says E-10 87 will sell for $125.68 per litre and a litre of E-10 90 will sell for $128.51. The prices of all other petroleum products...

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2018 | 3:42 PM

Yolande Ramharrack, the human resource manager of the scandal-hit Petrojam has resigned. She has been under scrutiny since July when it was revealed that she was hired without the required qualification and was earning just over $13 million a year...

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2018 | 3:35 PM

The crown witness who yesterday identified District Constable Howard Brown as 'Gaza Man' today acknowledged that he was mistaken when he made the identification. 

 

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2018 | 3:25 PMJason Cross

Former Prime Minister of Jamaica P J Patterson today returned to his alma mater Calabar High School promising to have the entire school wired with the Internet as well as to upgrade the institution's gate and entrance. Patterson said funds will...

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2018 | 1:19 PM

A crown witness, who testified to being at the scene where Andrew Bisson was killed, was taken by surprise this morning when a mechanic who he insisted was also present was brought into courtroom by the defence.

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2018 | 12:42 PM

The National Water Commission (NWC) is reporting that it is unable to pay pension liabilities totalling $19.5 billion. As a result, President of the NWC, Mark Barnett, who made the disclosure today, says the...

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2018 | 12:14 PM

LONDON (AP) - The Bank of England has warned that the British economy could shrink by a massive eight percent in a matter of months if the country leaves the EU without a deal next year, and that unemployment could nearly double. In an analysis...

Published:Wednesday | November 28, 2018 | 12:01 PM

The treatment of children in the region has improved for the better since 1990, but as policymakers and adolescents gather for the first regional dialogue on the Convention on the Rights of the...

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