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Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 5:07 PM

A former employee of trade ambassador Peter King testified today that she called the police when she saw King\'s body lying on the bedroom floor in his room.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 12:21 PM

A 12 member jury was this morning selected for trade ambassador Peter King’s murder case which has been set for trial in the Home Circuit court.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 12:21 PM

Defence lawyers are today expected to make an application for the suspect in the shooting incident at the JLP conference last year to be brought before the court.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 12:20 PM

The agriculture ministry is indicating that the sector is doing well despite the economic downturn.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 10:27 AM

Fifteen-year old John-Henry Noel Marley, a Jamaican-born resident of Tampa, Florida, will join the millions expected to attend the inauguration ceremony of the 44th President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, tomorrow.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 10:26 AM

The Denham Town Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an unidentified man whose body was found with gunshot wounds in a barrel at Pechon Street, downtown Kingston, yesterday afternoon.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 10:25 AM

Mr Golding is promising tougher measures aimed at getting persons currently withholding their income tax to pay up.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 10:25 AM

President of the Inter-American Development Bank, IDB, Luis Alberto Moreno is now in Jamaica on a two-day visit.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 10:24 AM

Prime Minister Bruce Golding has hinted that he may take further, more drastic steps aimed at arresting the high levels of violence in Jamaica.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 10:24 AM

The National Workers’ Union (NWU) is warning that any decision to cut the number of pilots employed to air Jamaica will meet resistance.

Published:Monday | January 19, 2009 | 10:23 AM

The Embassy of the United States of America in Kingston will be closed today.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 4:43 PM

The police constable charged for carnally abusing a teenage girl last year was again denied bail when he appeared in the Home Circuit Court this morning.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 4:42 PM

Investigators in May Pen Clarendon are yet to establish a motive for last night’s killing of two men and the injury of another in the parish.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 12:43 PM

Investigators are still trying to confirm the reason for this morning’s murder of a jerk chicken vendor in Grange Hill Westmoreland.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 12:42 PM

Investigators are still trying to confirm the reason for this morning’s murder of a jerk chicken vendor in Grange Hill Westmoreland.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 12:41 PM

The Portland police are searching for one of two men, who allegedly engaged them in a gun battle, during a high speed chase in Hope Bay, Portland, this morning.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 12:40 PM

The leadership of the Seventh Day Adventist Church has sought to address concerns about likely conflicts of faith and duty following the selection of Dr. Patrick Allen as the country’s next Governor General.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 12:40 PM

President of the St. Ann Chamber of Commerce Horace Wildes said the effect of the global financial downturn on the parish’s tourism product is worsening.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 12:39 PM

The National Works Agency (NWA) said motorists should expect more delays along the Bog Walk Gorge in St. Catherine up to 3p.m., as it continues blasting activities.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 12:36 PM

The Home Circuit Court has handed down the death sentence for 34 year old Jeffery Perry, the man who was found guilty of the 2005 murders of three children at Kilancholly, St Mary.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 9:06 AM

Five employees of the Inland Revenue Department (IRD), who are on fraud charges, are to appear in the Corporate Area Criminal Court today.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 9:05 AM

An elderly man and a 65 year old woman were among at least four persons murdered in separate incidents in Kingston, St. Andrew and St. Catherine yesterday.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 9:04 AM

11 persons are now homeless after fire believed to have been caused from an electrical short circuit destroyed three houses in Grange Hill, Westmoreland yesterday afternoon.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 9:03 AM

The police High command will today be launching a hotline number geared at reducing corruption in the police force.

Published:Friday | January 16, 2009 | 9:02 AM

Jeffery Perry who was convicted last year of murdering three children at Kilancholly, St Mary, in January 2005 is to be sentenced today.

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