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Published:Tuesday | September 16, 2008 | 9:17 AM

Prime Minister Bruce Golding has instructed the Office of Utilities Regulations (OUR) to carry out a detailed probe of the charges being imposed for electricity supplied by the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS).

Published:Tuesday | September 16, 2008 | 9:17 AM

The executive committee of the People’s National Party (PNP) has named Noel Monteith as director of elections for the party’s upcoming elections.

Published:Tuesday | September 16, 2008 | 9:14 AM

The trial of businesswoman, Althea Morgan Carr, of May Pen Clarendon who allegedly conspired with three men to murder a policewoman is expected to start today in the Home Circuit Court.

Published:Monday | September 15, 2008 | 4:10 PM

One of two men who allegedly fired at members of a police team was fatally shot on Barnett Lane, St. James last night.

Published:Monday | September 15, 2008 | 4:10 PM

The trial of Member of Parliament Kern Spencer and his co-accused Rodney Chin and Coleen Wright failed to get underway as scheduled in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court this morning.

Published:Monday | September 15, 2008 | 4:09 PM

The Ministry of Health is seeking to have more persons engaged in routine testing for HIV at public hospitals.

Published:Monday | September 15, 2008 | 10:34 AM

The Wallenford Coffee factory said it would resume its payout of millions of dollars owed to coffee farmers across the island this Friday.

Published:Monday | September 15, 2008 | 10:34 AM

The trial of former Junior Energy Minister Kern Spencer, and his two co-accused is expected to begin today.

Published:Monday | September 15, 2008 | 10:33 AM

The Government said it would be introducing multi-million dollar computer Technology in some courtrooms as part of its efforts to reform the Justice System.

Published:Monday | September 15, 2008 | 10:33 AM

Mayor of Kingston Councillor, Desmond McKenzie is now in Jerusalem where he is attending the 26th annual Jerusalem Conference of Mayors.

Published:Friday | September 12, 2008 | 1:38 PM

A 40 year old man is now hospitalised under police guard after he was shot and injured during an attempted robbery in New Kingston yesterday.

Published:Friday | September 12, 2008 | 1:37 PM

The body of an unidentified youth believed to be about 15 years old was found floating in water at the Riverton Landfill yesterday.

Published:Friday | September 12, 2008 | 1:36 PM

The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) said it has now rectified the problem with a residential customer who was issued a $400,000 bill.

Published:Friday | September 12, 2008 | 1:35 PM

The controversial arms deal between the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), and an unlicensed arms broker in the United States could be discussed when Cabinet next meets on Monday.

Published:Friday | September 12, 2008 | 9:56 AM

Triple Olympic Gold Medallist and world record holder, Usain Bolt and double Olympic Gold Medallist Veronica Campbell Brown have been appointed as United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Champions for Sport.

Published:Friday | September 12, 2008 | 9:55 AM

Investigators from the Anti Corruption Branch are still to charge a constable in St. Andrew who was arrested along with a wrecker driver earlier this week on suspicion of corruption.

Published:Friday | September 12, 2008 | 9:47 AM

A Jamaica Defence Force Boat is expected to leave here today for Haiti with relief supplies for the storm-ravaged Caribbean nation.

Published:Friday | September 12, 2008 | 9:46 AM

Today is the last day for persons in Ocho Rios, St. Ann who have outstanding warrants to make use of an amnesty that is being offered by the police.

Published:Friday | September 12, 2008 | 9:45 AM

Education Minister, Andrew Holness is warning that unlawful protests on or near schools will not be tolerated.

Published:Thursday | September 11, 2008 | 2:00 PM

Fire officials are yet to determine the cause of a fire that damaged sections of a building which houses the Jamaica Printing Service on Duke Street, in downtown Kingston last night.

Published:Thursday | September 11, 2008 | 1:53 PM

A Jamaican man is now in a Broward County jail, hours after being extradited for the murder of a Florida couple in the United States.

Published:Thursday | September 11, 2008 | 1:49 PM

The president of the Jamaica Football Federation, JFF, Captain Horace Burrell says a replacement will be announced in a week.

Published:Thursday | September 11, 2008 | 1:39 PM

The Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA), is now meeting with representatives of the finance ministry regarding the realignment of teacher’s salaries.

Published:Thursday | September 11, 2008 | 10:38 AM

Technical Director of Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz Rene Simoes was fired this morning.

Published:Thursday | September 11, 2008 | 10:10 AM

The education ministry has estimated damage to school infrastructure at $200 million following the passage of Tropical Storm Gustav.


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