Amazon Smart Plug, works with Alexa

FLOW reviews network systems amid complaints of service disruptions

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

Telecommunications company FLOW says it has undertaken a comprehensive review of its mobile and fixed networks to address recent issues about which customers have been complaining. In a media statement Friday afternoon, FLOW also said, already, it…

more

Comment

MoBay gunmen nailed second time around - Walters brothers freed in viral gas station shooting convicted of unrelated attack

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: Two brothers who were freed because of inconclusive video evidence after they were implicated in a brazen 2016 murder at a gas station in Glendevon, St James, were yesterday convicted in the Home Circuit Court in Kingston for an…

more

Comment

China raps US in Ja spat

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

In an escalating diplomatic row with Jamaica a central figure, the Chinese Embassy in Kingston fired back at a senior United States military commander who on Wednesday warned Jamaica to be wary of China’s presence in the region. Admiral Craig…

more

Comment

‘Hell & back!’ - Excommunicated Yahweh leader’s wife says claims of child marriage are true

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: The estranged wife of Omar Thompson, leader of the Assembly of Qahal Yahweh in Montego Bay, has corroborated allegations that the controversial religious sect has conducted child marriages as a probe by the police and welfare…

more

Comment

Fury over rape of 93-y-o woman

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

Residents in St Ann have reacted with anger at news that a 93-year-old woman was raped at her home in Keith district in the parish on Wednesday night. The St Ann police, who confirmed the incident, said the woman is undergoing treatment at the St…

more

Comment

I walked in on beheading attack, accused insists

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

A jury got to watch yesterday as an assistant teacher recounted for police investigators how he walked in on the gruesome killing of a teenage girl who was later decapitated, along with her mother. It came after prosecutors played in court the…

more

Comment

Bartlett to receive Pioneer Award

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

Hailed for his knack for championing global initiatives and forging strategic alliances, Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett will be honoured with the Pioneer Award at the RJRGLEANER Communications Group Hospitality Awards on November 15. Slated for…

more

Comment

Police, army to man streets for Christmas

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

The security forces will, over the next eight weeks, beef up their presence on the streets in a bid to maintain law and order during the Yuletide season, the Government has said. Minister of National Security Dr Horace Chang sought to assure both…

more

Comment

Police impersonators kill man in St James

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

WESTERN BUREAU: While legitimate lawmen continue to grapple with a crime wave plaguing St James, a band of police impersonators who shot and killed a man in Paisley district early yesterday morning are now adding to their headache. In the brazen…

more

Comment

Files damaged in Manchester court fire

Gleaner on November 8th, 2019 | File Under Headline News -

MANDEVILLE, Manchester: The fate of matters before the Manchester Parish Court could be seriously hampered as a significant number of case files were damaged during the cooling-down operations after an early morning fire on Thursday that razed a…

more

Comment