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Mandeville courthouse staff forced to work under tent

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Mandeville, Manchester: The staff at the Mandeville Courthouse are now worried they will have to wait for a prolonged period for a proper temporary courthouse, following a fire that gutted sections of the courthouse earlier this month. Members of…

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PM: corruption warning to JLP

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Buffeted by a wave of public criticisms in the wake of at least two major scandals bedevilling his administration this year, Prime Minister Andrew Holness delivered a stern warning to the hierarchy of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) on the weekend….

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‘Get ready’ - Holness puts JLP leadership on notice for elections, warns about broken promises

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There are more signs that the two major political parties are about to shift gears as the election season draws near. The leader of the governing Jamaica Labour Party, Andrew Holness, was in South East St Ann on the weekend and told the party’s…

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Don’t be nervous about China, Shaw coaxes US

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WESTERN BUREAU: Cabinet minister Audley Shaw has rapped Washington for bristling at Kingston’s deepening ties with Beijing, suggesting that the “nervous” White House was hypocritical in discouraging investment and commercial ties when China was its…

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Ocho Rios named Jamaica’s Best Resort Town

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Albert Ferguson /Gleaner Writer WESTERN BUREAU: St. Ann and the resort town of Ocho Rios left an indelible mark on the tourism industry, last week, taking home four major RJRGLEANER Communications Group’s Hospitality Jamaica Awards during the…

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Safety fears for Yahweh kids - Advocates express concerns over remaining children at Qahal sect in Norwood, St James

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Children’s advocates last week remained concerned for the safety of dozens of youngsters who remain at a compound in Montego Bay, St James, as allegations of child abuse and human trafficking at the communal settlement are investigated. More than…

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Bowden Hill residents stranded; alternative route flooded

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Weary residents of Bowden Hill in west rural St Andrew are facing more headaches after an alternative route, created after the collapse of the main bridge to their community in February, was flooded on the weekend. The alternative route, which runs…

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Load next election with referendum votes, PM urged - Ballot on CCJ, buggery, removing Queen suggested for next polls

Gleaner on November 17th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

Jamaicans should be asked to settle issues mooted for several years via referendum at the next general election, among them the repeal of the buggery law and the future of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), according to legal and political…

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