Diana King clashes with Kartel - Vybz reportedly willing to join prison music rehab

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Despite not naming the notorious deejay Vybz Kartel, recording artiste Diana King has criticised Jamaica’s penal system for allowing dangerous convicts to release songs and albums and sustain successful music careers behind bars. King, herself a…

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St Elizabeth woman stabbed to death, allegedly by boyfriend

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Police detectives have arrested the boyfriend of a St Elizabeth woman he is accused of killing last night. The solitude of the quiet farming community of Brinkley in the southern section of the parish was punctured when the man allegedly went to…

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‘Satan was in him’ - Killer soldier opened up to confidante about stormy relationship

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Despite the pleas for patience and restraint by a motherlike, elderly woman to whom he often turned for counsel, Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) Corporal Doran McKenzie defied her earnest appeal moments before gulping down a final drink, intoxicated…

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‘Satan was in him’ - Soldier opened up to confidante about stormy relationship

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Despite the pleas for patience and restraint by a motherlike, elderly woman to whom he often turned for counsel, Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) Corporal Doran McKenzie defied her earnest appeal moments before gulping down a final drink, intoxicated…

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Despite not naming the notorious deejay Vybz Kartel, recording artiste Diana King has criticised Jamaica’s penal system for allowing dangerous convicts to release songs and albums and sustain successful music careers behind bars. King, herself a…

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JDF corporal planned to kill girlfriend since December

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Before Jamaica Defence Force Corporal Doran McKenzie took his life with a Glock pistol on Sunday morning, he allegedly posted graphic images of Easy’s body on his WhatsApp status and distributed a voice note explaining why he committed the act, The…

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Stocks Round Up | Index increases marginally

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The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) combined index increased marginally on Monday despite more stocks declining than advancing. The JSE Combined Index advanced by 70.96 points or 0.01 per cent to close at 498,581.42. The JSE Main Market Index advanced…

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Decline in aedes index for St James

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St James has seen a further decline in its Aedes index, moving from nine per cent in late December to seven per cent as of January 2020. The St James Health Department has been on a drive to eliminate the Aedes aegypti mosquito as it continues to…

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Get help at our domestic violence intervention centres - JCF

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The police are reminding Jamaicans that they can access counselling and other services at the Jamaica Constabulary Force’s Domestic Violence Intervention Centres. This came after the country was shocked by news that on Saturday night, a…

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Ironshore/Quebec Avenue in St James renamed ‘Dr Horace Chang Boulevard’

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The roadway running from the Ironshore/Quebec Avenue intersection into the community of Norwood in North West St James has been officially renamed the Dr Horace Chang Boulevard in honour of the National Security Minister. A ceremony, organised by…

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