‘Unfortunate’ - DPP defends cops, warns Harriott over ‘toxic’ JCF claim

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Director of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn is taking issue with sociologist Professor Anthony Harriott’s labelling of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) as “toxic” when he, last week, called for Government to move swiftly with a bill to…

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Shaggy meets $100m target for Bustamante Hospital

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

The Bustamante Hospital For Children (BHC) yesterday received $100 million from the Shaggy Make a Difference Foundation, meeting the target that conceptualiser and founder, Orville ‘Shaggy’ Burrell, announced last year.Addressing the launch of the…

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Accused in murders of St Thomas six had mud inside his car, says former fiancee

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Murder accused Michael McLean had mud inside his car and “dried dirt” on various parts of his body when he turned up in St Mary to visit his then fiancÈe and young daughter hours after six people, including four children, were killed in St Thomas,…

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TAJ exceeds year-to-date collection target

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under Business News -

Preliminary figures indicate that Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) has again surpassed the year-to-date collection target for the 2017/18 fiscal year. For the period April to December 2017, the revenue authority collected $207.7 billion which…

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10-man Cavalier earn 0-0 draw

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under Sport News -

Montego Bay United’s technical director Timothy Hankinson says that his team was lucky to escape with a point against 10-man Cavalier, yesterday, in the Red Stripe Premier League at Stadium East.Home side Cavalier went down to 10 players after…

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Pierre Shirley leaving PROVEN Group

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under Business News -

The general manager of PROVEN REIT Limited, Pierre Shirley has resigned that post effective March 31, 2018 after being with the company for just over two years. PROVEN REIT is the real estate investments and development arm of the…

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Principal sends home 260 unruly students

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

More than 260 grade-eight students at the Mona High School were sent home for what the principal Keven Jones describes as disruptive behaviour.”We have got so many reports from teachers. They (students) are unsettled, some of them do no homework, (…

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Slippery & oily - Girls grab for oil wrestling belt

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

Imagine sexy women doused in baby oil wrestling in an inflatable pool, struggling to grip and subdue each other in a bootylicious attempt to earn the title of oil wrestling champion.Promoters Cerica Cox and Tracy…

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Women flock booty cream for bigger butts

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

From doing squats in the gym to surgeries, some women are determined to get a bigger butt.For those who cannot afford to do surgery to achieve their dream derriere, a product called ‘Booty overnight cream’ allegedly achieves the desired results.The…

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News on the go

Gleaner on February 2nd, 2018 | File Under The Star News -

The disturbing video that is being circulated on social media depicting child pornography, originated in Trinidad and Tobago. The Jamaica Constabulary Force said yesterday that the Trinidadian police are investigating the matter and the suspect is…

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