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Tourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett, has been elected by acclamation as the new Chairman of the Organization of American States (OAS) Inter-American Committee on Tourism. Bartlett came out ahead of the candidates from Paraguay and Ecuador for...

Rocky Point in Clarendon has been placed under a 48-hour curfew. The security measure started at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, December 03. The boundaries of the curfew are as follows: North - Along an imaginary line approximately 2 kilometres from the...

A 53-year-old district constable died last night after being wounded during a gun attack in Abbey Gardens off the Hatfield Main Road, west of Mandeville. His attacker, who is yet to be identified but believed to be in his 50s, was...

The United States is to provide Jamaica with US$190,000 or approximately J$29 million to support the country's COVID-19 response programme. The funds, which are being provided through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

The Firearm Licensing Authority (FLA) says it is moving to recover millions in legal costs from applicants and firearm holders who lost cases filed against the authority to reverse decisions of its board. The FLA says both the Supreme Court and the...

United States-based non-profit American Friends of Jamaica Inc. (AFJ) has partnered with the Private Sector Vaccine Initiative (PSVI) to implement a vaccination programme that targets vulnerable communities.  Using data from the UWI-based Mona...

A St Catherine man who is alleged to have been among two others who broke into a house on Windsor Road in Spanish Town in the parish and injured an occupant during a robbery has been charged. Charged with unlawful wounding, burglary, and robbery...

Loan and insurance premium financing institution, Alliance Finance Limited, is insisting that it is in good standing with all government financial guidelines and regulations. The Financial Investigation Division today reported that the...

The chief investigator in the Clansman-One Don Gang case this morning disclosed that the prosecution's second main witness is not likely to face any anti-gang charges but may be charged with other crimes. 

The Lucea Police in Hanover are now searching for clues at a crime scene in Elgin Town where two men were shot and injured by armed men on Friday morning. It is reported that shortly after 8 a.m, the two men were walking along a dirt track which...
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