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Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 1:27 PM

The prime minister says the Government is considering privatizing local post offices.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 1:23 PM

A security guard contracted to Sovereign Plaza in Kingston 6 is now in police custody after he stabbed another man yesterday.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 1:22 PM

A motorcyclist was shot and killed by another on the Retreat main road, in Little London, shortly before 10 p.m. on Wednesday.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 11:29 AM

One man was shot dead and another shot and injured by gunmen at the intersection of Falmouth East and Timbrella Way, Waterford, St. Catherine on Wednesday night.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 11:28 AM

A motorcyclist was shot dead by a man on another motorcycle on the Retreat main road, Little London, Westmoreland on Wednesday night.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 10:23 AM

An 18- year-old man, who allegedly aimed a 9 mm semi-automatic pistol at members of a police team at Drummond Street, Hannah Town, Kingston on Wednesday was fatally shot by the police.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 10:22 AM

A 39-year-old man was shot and killed by one of a group of men at Orange Street, downtown Kingston on Wednesday.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 10:21 AM

An altercation between a security guard and a 30-year-old man at Sovereign Plaza, Hope Road, Kingston 6 yesterday left the man dead and the security guard in police custody.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 9:00 AM

The Prime Minister Bruce Golding says the Government has taken steps to ensure that Jamaican students in the swine flu-ravaged Mexico are safe.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 8:58 AM

There are reports this morning of a possible swine flu case in The Bahamas.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 8:57 AM

The island’s nurses are to meet with the Government today to discuss their reclassification dispute.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 8:54 AM

The Prime Minister has defended his decision to go to the Sangster International Airport during the recent hostage situation there.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 8:54 AM

Labour Minister Pearnel Charles is to make a statement in Parliament today amid heightened concern about the delay in increasing the minimum wage.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 8:52 AM

The Government has halted the issuance of licenses to new businesses to operate as used car dealers.

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2009 | 8:51 AM

There is good news this morning for investors of the failed Cash Plus investment scheme.

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 6:41 PM

Olympic Triple gold medalist Usain Bolt has been released from hospital with minor injuries after his Highway 2000 road traffic crash.

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 6:39 PM

Finance Minister Audley Shaw has invited the Nurses Association of Jamaica (NAJ) for talks tomorrow morning to settle their reclassification dispute.

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 6:37 PM

The Health Ministry is to spend $12M to import more drugs and launch a public education campaign to prevent the swine flu from spreading to Jamaica.

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 6:36 PM

Transport Minister Mike Henry has indicated that taxi operators will not be granted a fare increase.

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 6:35 PM

Gas prices will go down for a second week.

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 6:31 PM

The South East Regional Health Authority said an influx in violent injuries have seriously affected scheduled surgeries at the Kingston Public Hospital (KPH).

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 6:31 PM

Hostages and members of the crew aboard CanJet flight 918 which was invaded by a gunman at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, on April 19, are expected back on the island to participate in an identification parade tomorrow.

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 3:38 PM

The Minister of Industry and Commerce, Karl Samuda, is now making his contribution to the Budget debate in Gordon House.

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 2:28 PM

World triple gold medallist Usain Bolt has been involved in a car accident on Highway 2000.

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2009 | 12:31 PM

The police are reporting that the sporadic roadblocks in protest against the imposition of the additional tax on gas have now ended.


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