Sex cult? - Cops, soldiers storm MoBay church compound amid claims of child abuse

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: Security forces battled their way on to the Qahal Yahweh Church compound Tuesday afternoon to remove three children reportedly in need of care and protection at what has been styled as a cultic stronghold of abuse, sexual assault,…

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Sex cult? - Cops, soldiers storm MoBay church compound amid claims of child abuse

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: Security forces battled their way on to the Qahal Yahweh Church compound Tuesday afternoon to remove three children reportedly in need of care and protection at what has been styled as a cultic stronghold of abuse, sexual assault,…

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Beaten, stripped naked, shaved from head to toe - 75-y-o recounts ordeal after extortion resisted

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: Seven months ago, 75-year-old Clifford Preston, a one-time member of Qahal Yahweh, was thrice the victim of a brutal assault meted out by a group of ultra-radicals loyal to the religious sect. In the first attack, he said he was…

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Food ration! - Nutritionist says paltry meals served to detainees could lead to health issues

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

One lawmaker has argued that the human rights of detainees who have been fed a single dumpling for supper in two separate cases – and a bulla in other instances – have been violated by the State. Peter Bunting, a member of Parliament’s Public…

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Beaten, stripped naked, shaved from head to toe - 75-y-o recounts ordeal after extortion resisted

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: Seven months ago, 75-year-old Clifford Preston, a one-time member of Qahal Yahweh, was thrice the victim of a brutal assault meted out by a group of ultra-radicals loyal to the religious sect. In the first attack, he said he was…

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Businesses fear disruption in FCJ divestment squabble

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

A cloud of uncertainty hangs over the White Marl Small Industrial Complex in St Catherine as the impending divestment of the warehouse facility may force the relocation or closure of several businesses, some of which have been operating there for…

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Food ration! - Nutritionist says paltry meals served to detainees could lead to health issues

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

One lawmaker has argued that the human rights of detainees who have been fed a single dumpling for supper in two separate cases – and a bulla in other instances – have been violated by the State. Peter Bunting, a member of Parliament’s Public…

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Industry mourns loss of film great ‘Chappie’

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

Hailed as a colossus of Caribbean filmmaking who revolutionised the industry, Franklyn ‘Chappie’ St Juste passed away yesterday, the last take of a career that set high standards and scaled new heights. St Juste died at the University Hospital of…

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Gangsters trigger Bickersteth exodus

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

Western Bureau: At least 10 fearful families have recently fled the once-quiet community of Bickersteth in St James, which has had its reputation ravaged by gun-toting gangsters using the multimillion-dollar telemarketing scam to fuel their thirst…

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Businesses fear disruption in FCJ divestment squabble

Gleaner on November 6th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

A cloud of uncertainty hangs over the White Marl Small Industrial Complex in St Catherine as the impending divestment of the warehouse facility may force the relocation or closure of several businesses, some of which have been operating there for…

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