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Published:Thursday | May 15, 2008 | 3:22 PM

The St. Andrew Central police said they are restricted from properly monitoring vendors selling pornographic tapes, because there is not enough manpower.

Published:Thursday | May 15, 2008 | 3:22 PM

The Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) is projecting that the country’s gross domestic product should grow by up to 1.1 percent during the April to June quarter of the year.

Published:Thursday | May 15, 2008 | 11:48 AM

Motorists should expect to pay at least $2.49 more for a litre of gasoline effective today.

Published:Thursday | May 15, 2008 | 11:48 AM

Residents of several communities in North East St. Ann are appealing to the National Water Commission (NWC) to address a severe water shortage affecting their communities.

Published:Thursday | May 15, 2008 | 11:47 AM

The police were up to late last night questioning two men in relation to a massive ganja bust at Old Harbour Bay, St. Catherine yesterday.

Published:Thursday | May 15, 2008 | 11:46 AM

Prime Minister Bruce Golding has established a core group to recommend a set of strategies that can be included in a community re-socialisation programme aimed at curbing the country’s crime problem.

Published:Wednesday | May 14, 2008 | 4:39 PM

Cash Plus boss Carlos Hill, his brother Bertram and Chief Financial Officer, Peter Wilson are to return to court on July 17 to answer fraud charges.

Published:Wednesday | May 14, 2008 | 4:38 PM

The Sugar Company of Jamaica (SCJ) said there is no immediate plan to increase the amount paid to farmers for each tonne of cane.

Published:Wednesday | May 14, 2008 | 4:38 PM

Prime minister Bruce Golding is to lead a delegation to Lima, Peru from tomorrow to Saturday for the fifth summit of the European Union and Latin America and the Caribbean.

Published:Wednesday | May 14, 2008 | 1:03 PM

The eleventh grade student of Marcus Garvey Technical High School in St. Ann who was stabbed in a classroom by intruders yesterday is now recuperating in hospital.

Published:Wednesday | May 14, 2008 | 1:02 PM

Minister of State in the office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for, Project implementation and service delivery, Daryl Vaz is scheduled to meet with Spanish investors at the Spanish Embassy in Kingston today.

Published:Wednesday | May 14, 2008 | 1:02 PM

Mr. Samuda said he wants to establish a major economic zone on 500 acres of land at Ferry, off the Mandela Highway.

Published:Tuesday | May 13, 2008 | 5:05 PM

A student of the Christiana High School was killed and another teenager injured following a dispute between two other men in Long Coffee District in Manchester last night.

Published:Tuesday | May 13, 2008 | 5:04 PM

Colonel Trevor MacMillan was sworn in this morning as a government Senator and National Security Minister in a ceremony at Kings House.

Published:Tuesday | May 13, 2008 | 5:03 PM

The Permanent Secretary in the Information, Youth, Culture and Sports Ministry, Faith Innerarity is to replace Maria Jones in the Education Ministry.

Published:Tuesday | May 13, 2008 | 5:02 PM

Bus operators who ply the Linstead to Spanish Town Route in St. Catherine are protesting against the decision by the Transport Ministry not to grant them a fare increase.

Published:Tuesday | May 13, 2008 | 12:29 PM

Colonel Trevor MacMillan is to be sworn in as a government senator and National Security Minister today.

Published:Tuesday | May 13, 2008 | 12:29 PM

The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) said it has taken steps to increase security at its substations following an incident in which a man was severely burnt after allegedly trying to steal copper wires from one of its substations.

Published:Tuesday | May 13, 2008 | 12:28 PM

The Canada based Destiny Foundation yesterday donated approximately US$1 million worth of drugs to the health ministry to be distributed to health facilities islandwide.

Published:Monday | May 12, 2008 | 5:01 PM

Two more persons were also killed last night

Published:Monday | May 12, 2008 | 4:59 PM

The St. Andrew South Police are probing two more murders in Olympic Gardens.

Published:Monday | May 12, 2008 | 4:59 PM

Bus operators who ply the Mandeville to Christiana and the Mandeville to Spalding routes have stopped working.

Published:Monday | May 12, 2008 | 4:58 PM

The Managing Director of the Transport Authority, Keith Goodison, said the new rate structure for bus operators and chartered taxis will be announced shortly.

Published:Monday | May 12, 2008 | 10:44 AM

Former Police Commissioner, Colonel Trevor MacMillan, has confirmed that he has been approached to take over the hot seat as the new Minister of National Security.

Published:Monday | May 12, 2008 | 10:20 AM

A 40 year old woman is now at the Nain Police lock-up in St. Elizabeth in connection with Thursday’s stabbing death of her 60 year old common law husband.


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