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Published:Wednesday | February 20, 2008 | 2:26 PM

The Health and Environment ministry is planning to fund a public education campaign on the abortion debate.

Published:Wednesday | February 20, 2008 | 2:25 PM

The Broadcasting Commission is seeking to grant a second licence for provision of all-island cable service using wireless technology.

Published:Tuesday | February 19, 2008 | 4:23 PM

Classes resumed at the Ocho Rios High School in St. Ann following a two day protest by teachers at the institution.

Published:Tuesday | February 19, 2008 | 4:21 PM

The Gordon Town police have charged two men with the killing of four persons at Industry Village, St. Andrew on February 4.

Published:Tuesday | February 19, 2008 | 4:20 PM

Investigators from the Anti Corruption Branch of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) are looking for a police sergeant who is wanted on corruption charges.

Published:Tuesday | February 19, 2008 | 10:55 AM

A Jamaican teacher who became sick with a mould allergy and had her pay stopped after she refused to return to school, has won her legal battle against Bermuda’s Education Ministry.

Published:Tuesday | February 19, 2008 | 10:53 AM

The Westmoreland police have picked up three more persons believed to be involved in the shooting of Corporal Peter Salkey and another man in the parish last week.

Published:Tuesday | February 19, 2008 | 10:51 AM

Workers at the Ministry of Health and Environment’s head office at King Street in Kingston are expected to resume work this morning.

Published:Monday | February 18, 2008 | 1:32 PM

The St. Ann Health Department is seeking financial help from the parish Council to control the spread of leptospirosis.

Published:Monday | February 18, 2008 | 1:32 PM

The police are continuing investigations today into what they believe is a case of suicide involving a teacher at the St. Mary High School.

Published:Monday | February 18, 2008 | 1:31 PM

The second phase of hurricane Dean relief payments is expected to begin today.

Published:Monday | February 18, 2008 | 1:30 PM

The Education Ministry said it intends to provide approximately 20,000 infant, primary and high school spaces by 2009 to ease the shortage at some institutions.

Published:Friday | February 15, 2008 | 2:44 PM

A 10 year old boy who was stabbed by four of his schoolmates at the Old Habour Primary school yesterday afternoon remains hospitalised in critical condition.

Published:Friday | February 15, 2008 | 2:39 PM

The three persons who were arrested following the seizure of an illegal firearm in Gordon Town, Kingston are expected to appear in the Gun Court today.

Published:Friday | February 15, 2008 | 2:38 PM

The National Council of Taxi Association (NCTA) is locked in a meeting with the Transport Authority in a bid to the have the licensing fees for route taxis reduced.

Published:Friday | February 15, 2008 | 2:37 PM

The senate passed a bill today amending the Income Tax Act providing for significant improvements in tax incentives allowed for contributions to pension schemes.

Published:Friday | February 15, 2008 | 10:41 AM

The Bureau of Special investigations (BSI) launched a probe into the shooting death of a man during an alledged shoot-out with the police in Trench Town, Kingston yesterday.

Published:Friday | February 15, 2008 | 10:39 AM

The police said they are continuing their hunt for the nine remaining most wanted men.

Published:Friday | February 15, 2008 | 10:37 AM

The national airline, Air Jamaica is to suspend flights to St. Lucia as of April 1.

Published:Thursday | February 14, 2008 | 2:11 PM

The Police Traffic Division is reporting that 47 persons have died in 41 motor vehicle accidents across the island since the start of the year.

Published:Thursday | February 14, 2008 | 2:09 PM

One of three men who cut their way out of the Old Harbour Police lock up in St. Catherine this morning is back in custody.

Published:Thursday | February 14, 2008 | 2:03 PM

A teenager, who attempted to rob a taxi driver at gunpoint on Molynes Road in Kingston yesterday, was taken into custody by the St. Andrew Central police.

Published:Thursday | February 14, 2008 | 1:59 PM

A teenager, who attempted to rob a taxi driver at gunpoint on Molynes Road in Kingston yesterday, was taken into custody by the St. Andrew Central police.

Published:Thursday | February 14, 2008 | 1:58 PM

A new bridge is to be built in Seven Rivers, St. James to replace the temporary Bailey bridge, which currently serves the area.

Published:Thursday | February 14, 2008 | 10:35 AM

The mother of a policeman has been murdered at her home in Monticello, St. Catherine.


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