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Published:Thursday | September 18, 2008 | 9:07 AM

JPS Chairman and President of Marubeni Caribbean Power Holdings, Tomofumi Fukuda, is denying media reports that Marubeni has sold a portion of its interests in JPS.

Published:Thursday | September 18, 2008 | 9:06 AM

The Jamaica Teachers Association, JTA will this afternoon meet with representatives of the finance ministry in an effort to resolve outstanding issues regarding the realignment of teachers’ salaries.

Published:Thursday | September 18, 2008 | 9:04 AM

Motorists are to pay 50 cents more for a litre of unleaded 87 and 90 octane gasoline as of today.

Published:Thursday | September 18, 2008 | 9:03 AM

Normality is expected to resume in the island’s penal institutions today following the intervention of the labour ministry in a dispute between correctional officers and the correctional services department.

Published:Thursday | September 18, 2008 | 8:58 AM

The police in May Pen, Clarendon are yet to establish a motive for yesterday’s mob killing of a man in the parish.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 1:48 PM

O’Brian McFarlane, 25, a taxi operator of Farm Heights in St. James was shot dead by gunmen in that community yesterday.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 1:47 PM

The Secretariat of the People\'s National Party (PNP) has announced that all is now set for Saturday\'s key leadership elections.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 1:46 PM

The government has taken steps to establish a Court Services Agency to allow for greater autonomy and authority in the management of the country’s court system.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 10:55 AM

First appointed as Minister of National Security in November 2001, Dr. Peter Phillips has retained this position

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 10:53 AM

Portia Simpson Miller was born in Wood Hall, St. Catherine and attended the Marlie Hill Primary School,

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 8:54 AM

Presidential candidate Dr. Peter Phillips has extended the proverbial olive branch to People’s National Party leader Portia Simpson Miller and her supporters ahead of Saturday’s election.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 8:54 AM

The police high command says it has been unsuccessful in its efforts to locate a policewoman who claims she was raped by a colleague.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 8:52 AM

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has ruled that a constable attached to the Stony Hill Police Department in St. Andrew be charged for breaching the Corruption Prevention Act.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 8:51 AM

The Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS is seeking to clarify statements made by Energy Minister, Clive Mullings regarding monies owed by the company for fuel supplied by the state owned oil refinery.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 8:50 AM

The Jamaica Public Service Limited, JPS and unions representing workers are again at odds over a longstanding dispute over a job evaluation and reclassification exercise.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 8:49 AM

Battery technician, Michael Laoe, 41, who is charged with the murder of his wife, Charmaine, is to be tried in the Home Circuit Court today.

Published:Wednesday | September 17, 2008 | 8:47 AM

The committee appointed to review the system of national honours and awards has recommended that no new national hero or heroine be named at this time.

Published:Tuesday | September 16, 2008 | 3:09 PM

The Bailey Bridge in Harbour View, East Kingston will be closed tomorrow for three hours between 11a.m. and 2.30 p.m.

Published:Tuesday | September 16, 2008 | 3:08 PM

The National Works Agency (NWA) is reporting that work has started on the Sligoville Road in St Catherine.

Published:Tuesday | September 16, 2008 | 3:08 PM

The Police High Command is reportedly disturbed over reports that a woman constable was raped by her colleague.

Published:Tuesday | September 16, 2008 | 9:18 AM

A woman constable, who was allegedly raped by another cop, is claiming that her colleagues are doing everything to thwart her efforts to get justice.

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.


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