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Leash stray dogs – Veterinary body decries delay in establishing population control, ownership laws

Until the issue of responsible dog ownership and population control is given legislative priority, tragedies such as the mauling to …read more

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‘That is frightening to me’ – Tavares-Finson questions how Vybz Kartel juror on witness protection contacted media

Attorney Tom Tavares-Finson has raised concerns about revelations in an article carried in The Sunday Gleaner yesterday, which focused on …read more

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Free but in prison! – Several residents of Bucks Common living without hope

For Omar Davis, a young man with little education, life in Bucks Common, May Pen, Clarendon, is like living in …read more

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USF managing director Suzette Buchanan separated from agency

Chief Executive Officer of the Universal Service Fund (USF) Suzette Buchanan has “separated” from the Agency. The details surrounding her departure …read more

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Bad Vybz – Two jurors on Kartel murder case facing tough times overseas after seeking safe haven

Two of the jurors who handed down the guilty verdict in the Vybz Kartel murder trial in 2014 are claiming …read more

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J’can casualty in Genoa – Westmoreland woman, husband and daughter among Italian bridge-collapse victims

WESTERN BUREAU:Hopes of finding Jamaican Dawna Munroe and her nine-year-old daughter Crystal were crushed last Friday when Italian authorities confirmed …read more

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‘BUST-ED’ – Nuclear technology proves most Jamaican children are not exclusively breastfed for the first six weeks

Less than 35 per cent of mothers in the Kingston Metropolitan Area (KMA) are exclusively breastfeeding their babies in the …read more

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UWI-trained cops graduate – First batch of constables pass out from university as part of JCF programme

Two hundred and ninety-three constables who were trained at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus, participated in …read more

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$106 million to rebuild Walker’s Place of Safety

Floyd Green, minister of state in charge of youth, is confident that private-public sector partnerships will generate the estimated $106 …read more

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Ministry addressing release of CSEC results to students

The ministry of Education expects that the difficulties being experienced by some students to access their Caribbean Secondary Examination Certificate …read more

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