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Matthew Samuda participating in prestigious EU visitors programme

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Government Senator Matthew Samuda has joined the list of outstanding Jamaican participants on the prestigious European Union Visitors Programme (EUVP) that assembles young global leaders in Europe yearly for political and knowledge exchanges….

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Alleged King Valley gang member freed

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An alleged member of the Westmoreland-based King Valley gang was this morning freed in the Home Circuit Court. Ricky Hall, who was charged with being a member of a criminal organisation and knowingly providing a benefit to a criminal organisation,…

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KSAMC councillors call for dengue intervention

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Councillors of the Kingston and St Andrew Municipal Corporate (KSAMC) today called for them to be central in the plans to enhance vector control interventions in the Corporate Area. At today’s monthly meeting, councillors were united across…

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DPP to develop social media policy for staff

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Director of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn,has written to her staff advising that a social media policy will be developed to guide their use of the platforms.

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Swallowfield Depot closed due to nearby shooting

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The Ministry of Transport and Mining is reporting that the Swallowfield Island Traffic Authority Depot has been closed following a shooting within the immediate vicinity of the premises. The Ministry says regular operations will…

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Meat shop operator killed day after his birthday

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A meat shop operator who turned 50 on Sunday was shot and killed yesterday afternoon at his shop in Sandy Bay, Hanover. He has been identified as David Caslay, businessman of Big Well Lane in Lucea, in the parish. Reports are that shortly after…

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‘Nevia was a quiet person’ - Family devastated after woman stabbed to death

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Neville Sinclair could hardly find words to express what he was going through when asked about the death of his daughter, 27-year-old Nevia Sinclair. According to reports from the Nain police, about 10:50 p.m. on Sunday, Nevia was at home in…

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Man with three women lives under bridge

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“Come ‘Bringle’, mi don’t want you go on the road. Stay inna yuh yard,” Kimone Lewis called out to her dog. Bringle reluctantly struts down the steep hill to his abiding place, not taking his eyes off the news team. Lewis then returns to the…

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Flashmo collaborates with Nardo Ranks

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Dancehall artiste Flashmo has been a fan of 1990s deejay Nardo Ranks for some time, so when the opportunity presented itself for both to collaborate, it was an opportunity that Flashmo could not refuse. Their collaborative single, Out Here, was…

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ONE MINUTE READS … News across Jamaica

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Road named in Horace Chang’s honour A road in Norwood, St James has been named for Dr. Horace Chang, the Member of Parliament for North West St. James where the roadway is located. The stretch, which runs from the Ironshore/Quebec Avenue…

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