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Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 1:11 PM

The St. Catherine North police have charged a breakaway member of the One Order Gang for shooting with intent and Illegal Possession of a Firearm and Ammunition.

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 8:37 AM

The labour minister Pearnel Charles has called a meeting with representatives of the health ministry and the University Hospital of the West Indies to discuss the reported high levels of absenteeism among some public sector nurses.

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 8:36 AM

The 38-year-old dancehall artiste who was arrested on Easter Monday, is to answer to a charge of assault occasioning bodily harm.

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 8:36 AM

The government is to develop a disaster emergency plan over the next year for each of the 41 child care institutions selected under a project being implemented by the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM).

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 8:35 AM

The corruption trial of the businessman and the police sergeant held in connection with the gun and ammunition seizure on Munster Road, off Mountain View Road in East Kingston has been set for June 7.

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 8:34 AM

The Yallahs Police in St. Thomas are now searching for a 17-year-old youth who reportedly attacked and shot two persons, killing one of them yesterday.

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Unlike many strong, able-bodied young men who prefer to idle, 101-year-old Joseph Alexander Morgan is lamenting his inability to work. "I was born as a hustler, and when the body won't allow me to do something...

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

A TRAGIC mistake many people make is to confuse being with doing.They believe what they do defines who they are as persons. They judge their value and worth by their job titles, salaries - even the size of their offices...

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

MANDEVILLE, Manchester: Public hospitals are not strangers to harsh criticism, especially after the implementation of free health care in 2008 and the mad rush and service-delivery collapses which have ensued....

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

OCHO RIOS: Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail, a sprawling Jamaican ecotourism attraction in the hills of Laughlands, St Ann, is moving to increase its offerings and broaden its agricultural aspects...

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

MANDEVILLE, MANCHESTER: Brooks Park in Mandeville, once the premier park in central Jamaica, is slowly regaining some semblance of its old self after years of relative inactivity and degradation. Once the home of the now internationally acclaimed annual...

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

MANDEVILLE, Manchester: MEMBERS OF the Swaby's Hope community in Manchester have come together to assist one of their own who is ailing with cancer. At a fund-raising event hosted by the Citizen's Association and Community Sport Club last Sunday...

Published:Wednesday | April 7, 2010 | 12:00 AM

IF YOUR vagina could speak to you, what would she say? Have you ever thought what your vagina may be feeling? Is your vagina angry or happy? As bizarre as the above questions may sound, now that you have been asked, what is your answer?...

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 5:39 PM

There are conflicting reports this afternoon as to whether Jamaica has met last month’s fiscal targets as stipulated by the International Monetary Fund, IMF.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 5:37 PM

Jamaica could be subjected to more consequences if the IMF had to waive its fiscal targets for Jamaica for last month.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 5:36 PM

The health ministry is reporting that numerous registered nurses again failed to report to work at public health facilities today.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 5:30 PM

The Police High Command is to ask the Director of Public Prosecutions soon whether charges should be laid against the policeman who shot and killed a motorist during a spot check in Kingston on Saturday night.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 5:29 PM

The agriculture minister, Dr Christopher Tufton has signalled that the government will be providing more support for the horticultural industry.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 12:38 PM

The acting police commissioner Owen Ellington has interdicted the policeman who shot and killed a motorist during a spot check in Kingston on Saturday night.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 12:37 PM

The Maritime Authority of Jamaica has not yet submitted to the Transport Ministry its report into Saturday’s boat tragedy, which left two people dead, and more than 20 others injured including children.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 12:37 PM

Financial Analyst Dennis Chung says he expects the Finance Minister Audley Shaw to provide details on Jamaica’s status with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) when he opens the budget debate in Parliament on Thursday.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 9:30 AM

The Peoples National Party (PNP) councillor/caretaker for the Naggo Head Division in St Catherine, Ainsley Parkins is claiming that an attempt was made to kill him over the weekend.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 9:28 AM

The transport and works minister, Mike Henry has ordered an investigation into the boat tragedy off the island’s south coast on Saturday, which left two people dead and more than 20 including children injured.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 9:27 AM

The industry and commerce ministry is conducting an intensive review of the scrap metal trade following continued reports of theft.

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2010 | 9:26 AM

The Jamaica Teachers Association, (JTA) will be seeking to tackle the issues facing school administrators at a three day educational conference which starts today in Ocho Rios, St Ann.


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