Anger boils over as PNP’s Duncan-Price boots rivals - D.K. Duncan loses cool in shouting match

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Rival supporters engaged in a war of words as dramatic scenes unfolded at the People’s National Party (PNP) headquarters yesterday when it was announced that Imani Duncan-Price had turned back the challenge of four others vying for the powerful…

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Revivalist, Muslim among 13 clergy for Seaga funeral

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Thirteen ministers of religion will officiate at today’s funeral of late statesman Edward Seaga, including a Revivalist pastor affiliated with a brand of Afrocentric Christian worship much respected and cherished by the late former prime minister…

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Cops seek info as Portmore serial rapist suspect held

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A suspect in a string of serial rapes across Portmore, St Catherine, has been nabbed, the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has reported. The man was arrested on Friday evening in Congreve Park in Portmore. The JCF is asking anyone who may have…

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Under the Gun | Ramp up tech fight against gunrunners – expert

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LIVE: Hundreds gathering for #SeagaFarewell

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Hundreds of Mourners have gathered at the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity in Kingston for the funeral of former Prime Minister Edward Seaga. Seaga who was 89 years old died, on his birthday on May 28 in Miami, Florida. Outside the precincts of…

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Elderly among scores of mourners who traveled for hours, brave searing heat for #SeagaFarewell

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Hundreds of mourners, some of them travelling for hours from rural parishes, braved the searing midday heat to pay their last respects to former Prime Minister Edward Seaga. Among them was Herbert Downes, an elderly man from Hanover, who did…

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Phillips preaches unity in central Kingston

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President of the People’s National Party (PNP) Dr Peter Phillips has suggested that supporters in the constituency of central Kingston will need to engage in a “process of coming together”. The suggestion comes amid bickering…

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Gun taken from body of dead man

Gleaner on June 23rd, 2019 | File Under More News -

An illegal firearm and ten rounds of ammunition were reportedly taken from the body of a man who was shot and killed in Bayshore Park, Harbour View yesterday. The slain man has been identified as Dennis McIntosh, also called ‘Schoolaz…

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LIVE: Hundreds gathering for #SeagaFarewell

Gleaner on June 23rd, 2019 | File Under More News -

Hundreds of Mourners have gathered at the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity in Kingston for the funeral of former Prime Minister Edward Seaga. Seaga who was 89 years old died, on his birthday on May 28 in Miami, Florida. Outside the precincts of…

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One man in custody, another hospitalised following shootout with security forces

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One man has been admitted to hospital under police guard and another is in custody following a reported gunfight between members of the security forces and a group of men in Kitson Town, St Catherine yesterday. An illegal firearm containing eight…

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