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Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 9:07 AM

Defence lawyers are expected to begin cross-examination of prosecution star witness, Rodney Chin, when the Cuban light bulb trial resumes today in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court.

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 9:07 AM

The education ministry has announced the appointment of Dr. Yvonette Marshall to the post of Deputy Chief Education Officer, Core Curriculum and Support Services, with effect from April 1.

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 9:06 AM

The Minister of Tourism, Ed Bartlett, says he does not expect a drop in airline passenger arrivals to the island in light of an additional charge to be implemented at departure points on April 1.

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Government is spending an additional $109.4 million this year on the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Project in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), which is scheduled to end in June.

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) is projecting a surplus of $49.9 million for the 2010/11 fiscal year.This will represent a significant improvement on the 2009/10 estimated deficit of $742.9 million.According to the Jamaica Public Bodies report...

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

In late 2008, in a five-part series, we told the story of Enrico Stennett, a mixed-race Jamaican, who stowed away to Britain because he was unhappy with the prevailing social and political conditions in Jamaica.

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Citizen Security and Justice Project (CSJP), which is being executed by the Ministry of National Security, has been allocated $684 million to carry out phase-two works in the new fiscal year, which begins April 1.As contained in the 2010/11...

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

A trial date has been set for the four persons, including a police sergeant, who are charged in connection with the seizure of 19 guns and thousands of rounds of ammunition stolen from the constabulary force's armoury...

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

ALREADY BURDENED by criminal charges brought against him in relation to the Cuban light-bulb programme, North East St Elizabeth Member of Parliament (MP)...

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Helping and serving human needs are closest to God's heart. What God considers precious are caring for the needy and personal holiness. It doesn't matter what is our religion...

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Government is set to continue its drive to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS in Jamaica with a budgetary allocation of $288 million for the Jamaica HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control II project in 2010-2011...

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Just over $129 million has been earmarked for the reinte-gration of deported persons from the United Kingdom (UK), and the rehabilitation of persons incarcerated by the Department of Correctional Services (DCS) in the 2010/11 Budget....

Published:Monday | March 29, 2010 | 12:00 AM

IT WAS the intention of The Gavel to make our return commenting on the credibility of the 2010-2011 Budget tabled in Parliament by Finance Minister Audley Shaw last Thursday.That project has been put on hold not because...

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

He is required to do far less than he once was, but Lyndon 'Red Peas' Turner is dutifully at his post near the gate where the train line crosses the road in Bodles, Clarendon.

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Sunday Gleaner ends its islandwide trek along memory line at the terminus in downtown Kingston, where Jamaica's train service began officially on November 21, 1845.

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

SOLICITOR GENERAL Douglas Leys has defended his decision to have allowed a representative of American law firm Manatt, Phelps and Phillips to sit in on his meeting with United...

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

FULL FLIGHTS and the sold-out hotel rooms were early signs that scores of Jamaicans living overseas were making the annual trek home for the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls' Championships.

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE GOVERNMENT has received commendation for its choice of businesswoman Audrey Marks as the country's ambassador to Washington.

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE WALK along the train line to the tunnel near Bog Walk, St Catherine, takes The Sunday Gleaner on by far its most beautiful trek in its journeys along memory line.

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

An oasis in the desert is how one could describe the Tredegar Park All-Age School located in the volatile St Catherine community after which it is...

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

"Your boss has a bigger vocabulary than you have.

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Rudolph Peterkin's hands are white with dough as he speaks to The Sunday Gleaner at the train station in Old Harbour, St Catherine.

Published:Sunday | March 28, 2010 | 12:00 AM

'Too many churches in Jamaica, are satanic, worshipping the devil, going where Satan wants them to go.

Published:Saturday | March 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Despite being one of the strongest performing areas last fiscal year, the Ministry of Tourism is being asked to do equal work with less funds.

Published:Saturday | March 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Twenty students from St Mary schools were treated to a tour of the floating bookshop, Logos Hope, courtesy of councillor for the Boscobel division in St Mary, Michael Belnavis.

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