Category Archives: Local

Three H1N1 deaths – Opposition raps Gov’t for failing to issue advisory on deadly flu

The Ministry of Health has faced scathing criticism for failing to inform the public about the presence of the influenza …read more

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Sprint to the finish! – KC, Edwin Allen on track for Champs glory

It has been 10 years since a Kingston College’s (KC) hand last touched the Mortimer Geddes trophy, but after another …read more

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Double murder rocks Trelawny after alleged gangster killed

The Trelawny police are now investigating the double murder of a taxi operator and his common-law wife in Kinloss district …read more

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Doctor on gang’s payroll, former gang member testifies

The extent to which the Uchence Wilson Gang infiltrated the society was brought to light in court yesterday following the …read more

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Student athletes flee crime-plagued MoBay

Once known as the ‘Friendly City’, Montego Bay is now in an unenviable position as the tourism capital tries to …read more

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Plane pain – Legal action on the cards as flight school tragedy leaves students’ families with million-dollar debts

The mothers of the two student pilots killed in the November 2016 flight school plane crash are reliving nights of …read more

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Potential problems for some companies, gov’t entities when 10-digit dialling takes full effect

Some major financial institutions, security companies and government entities could run into problems come March 30 when the mandatory 10-digit …read more

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Schools get strong Champs support from overseas alumni

Schools participating in the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls’ Athletics Championships find it a costly affair, and the …read more

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PM: No cash to splash – Holness reels in UDC chairman on talks of improved fiscal space

Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday issued a caution against exaggerating the country’s financial well-being during the awards ceremony for the …read more

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PNP under water – Opposition party trailing JLP in polls; critics say party, Phillips in bad shape

Pointing out that Jamaican politics is still characterised by leader-centric influence, political commentator Dr Paul Ashley believes that there is …read more

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