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Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 4:48 PM

A psychologist who conducted tests on the man accused of the murder of three children at Killancholly, St. Mary in January 2005 said the man told her that he has been hearing voices since 2006.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 4:47 PM

Fire fighters have extinguished a massive blaze at the Poly Flex Foam Factory off Waltham Park Road in St. Andrew.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 4:47 PM

Prime Minister Bruce Golding today sought to reassure sugar workers that they will receive redundancy payments once the divestment of the assets of the Sugar Company of Jamaica is completed.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 4:45 PM

People\'s National Party candidate Abe Dabdoub is seeking to have the Court of Appeal give a strict interpretation to the section of the Jamaican Constitution, which deals with dual citizenship.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 4:44 PM

A police constable who was found guilty of three criminal offences today had his sentencing in the Corporate Area Circuit Court postponed to December 4.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 4:44 PM

One of four men who were held in connection with the shooting deaths of four people at Norwood in St. James has been charged.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 1:00 PM

The government has signed an agreement with the Inter American Development Bank (IADB) for a US$500 million liquidity support programme.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 12:57 PM

A teenaged boy is in hospital in serious condition after he and another man were shot by gunmen at St Joseph Road in Kingston 13 yesterday.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 12:55 PM

Commuters who use the Bogue stretch of the North Coast Highway in Montego Bay will have to wait at least two more months for a relief from traffic congestion.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 12:54 PM

There is still uncertainty surrounding the future of the country’s tourism product as the global financial crisis worsens.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 12:52 PM

A Jamaican man, who pretended to be a surgeon and claimed to have a master\'s in business administration, was remanded for psychiatric assessment in a Barbados Magistrate’s Court yesterday.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 8:37 AM

Jamaica is one of several Caribbean countries owing millions of US dollars to the Paris Club of creditor nations.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 8:32 AM

At least one bus company in Canada is happy for the redundancy exercises being carried out at the Jamaica urban Transit Company.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 8:27 AM

The effects of the orchestrated terrorist attack in Mumbai, the financial capital of India, are being felt among the Indian expatriate population in Jamaica.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 8:21 AM

The Independent Jamaican Council for Human Rights (IJCHR) has described as surprising plans by the government to amend the Jury Act to allow at least nine members of a jury to convict a non-capital murderer.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 8:18 AM

A 25-year-old Golden Age Home is appealing to government for financial help.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 8:14 AM

The Jamaica Defence Force corporal charged for the shooting death of four people at a nightclub in St. Andrew last month is expected to appear in court today.

Published:Friday | November 28, 2008 | 8:11 AM

Reggae Boyz physical trainer, Junior McBean, is to be sentenced today for using a forged birth certificate to obtain a passport.

Published:Thursday | November 27, 2008 | 4:30 PM

The Opposition People\'s National Party is questioning the decision by the Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett to appoint John Lynch as both chairman of the Jamaica Tourist Board and Director of Tourism.

Published:Thursday | November 27, 2008 | 4:24 PM

The government and the opposition Peoples National Party (PNP) have condemned the terrorist attacks against civilians at several sites throughout the Indian city of Mumbai yesterday which left at least 125 persons dead and more than 300 wounded.

Published:Thursday | November 27, 2008 | 4:22 PM

The unions representing workers at the National Water Commission (NWC) will be seeking to meet with representatives from the finance ministry in an effort to get approval for an increase in lunch subsidy for workers.

Published:Thursday | November 27, 2008 | 4:20 PM

The National Workers Union (NWU) has won bargaining rights for employees at the Rapid Response Unit in the Water and Housing Ministry.

Published:Thursday | November 27, 2008 | 2:59 PM

The appeal into the Dabdoub Vaz dual citizenship case began today with Justice Seymour Panton describing some of the language used in the written submissions as rude and out of order.

Published:Thursday | November 27, 2008 | 2:52 PM

A female student of the Donald Quarrie Comprehensive High School in Kingston is now in police custody after two knives and an ice pick were found in her possession earlier today.

Published:Thursday | November 27, 2008 | 2:47 PM

The National Security Ministry is moving to rid communities of men who commit violence against women.


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