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Murder breakthrough - Police sources say UK returning resident killed in St Mary over botched paint job

Gleaner on May 25th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Police investigators believe that an altercation over a botched paint job was what led to the deadly attack on an elderly returning resident in St Mary last month.The St Mary police have now arrested and charged two men who they believe stabbed…

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Fearful jurors! - Shortage of jurors in rural courts hampering judicial system

Gleaner on May 25th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Jamaicans who are summoned to carry out their civic duties serving as jurors are said to be crippled by fear, leaving the justice sector scrambling to put together jury panels to try cases, particularly in rural Jamaica.Justice Minister Delroy Chuck…

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EU data caution - Opposition spokesman urges focus on new rules that take effect today

Gleaner on May 25th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Tough, new rules to protect the personal data of residents of the European Union (EU) take effect today, and Julian Robinson, the opposition spokesman on science and technology, is urging Jamaicans to pay serious attention to the issue.The General…

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Mission to save millions - ECJ sets out to confront declining voting numbers, cut losses through democracy passport

Gleaner on May 25th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Millions of dollars go down the drain at the end of an election exercise because voters are not turning out to participate in the process despite the electoral authorities spending more than $2 billion to conduct the elections to cater to all…

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Gleaner Editors’ Forum | Political youth arms employ contrasting methods of engagement

Gleaner on May 25th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

The youth arms of the main political parties are using contrasting methods to make politics and governance more attractive to youth in a push to boost participation. Young Jamaica, one of two Jamaica Labour Party affiliates, which focuses on…

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Labouring against crime in South St Andrew - Cops seize three guns during Labour Day operations

Gleaner on May 25th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

The men and women of the St Andrew South Police Division used Labour Day to spruce up the divisional headquarters at Hunts Bay, with $4 million in support from ARC Manufacturing Company, before moving into the communities to perform a labour of love…

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Chuck wants public officers to cover part of damages for their actions

Gleaner on May 25th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

Justice Minister Delroy Chuck has said that public servants, including the police, who deliberately cause damage and injury to citizens and their properties while on the job should be made to cover at least part of the cost incurred by their…

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US-NK summit cancellation a massive disappointment

Gleaner on May 25th, 2018 | File Under Headline News -

The cancellation of the upcoming summit between the United States and North Korea is a massive disappointment to world peace and to Koreans, Young Gyu Lee, South Korea’s chargÈ d’affaires to Jamaica, has said.”Regarding the summit that was cancelled…

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PHOTOS | Labour of love by corporate entities, individuals

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Passenger aircraft makes emergency landing at Norman Manley airport

Gleaner on May 25th, 2018 | File Under More News -

An American Airlines aircraft travelling from Miami to Colombia made an emergency landing at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston (NMIA) this afternoon. Passengers reported seeing smoke coming from inside of the plane and a decision…

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