A police manhunt is on to capture eight prisoners who escaped from the Black River police lock-up early this morning.

THE fatal shooting of Major Bonnie Paul Williams on Thursday morning has rocked members of the medical fraternity and the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF), who expressed appreciation for his significant contribution to nation-building and the impact he had on the lives of many people.

ACCUSED fraudster Jean Ann Panton was remanded in custody for another six months to allow investigators more time for the submission of crucial files related to the major fraud at Stocks and Securities Limited (SSL).

Former Police Commissioner, Owen Ellington, is to be recommended to Cabinet to become the new board Chairman of the Transport Authority (TA).

Thursday, 15 June 2023 12:37

New Money!

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Scores of Jamaicans this morning showed up at the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) in Kingston to get the new banknotes.

Thursday, 15 June 2023 09:01

JDF soldier killed in Kingston

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A Jamaica Defence Force, JDF, soldier was shot and killed by gunmen along Millsborough Avenue in Barbican, St. Andrew, at about 5 a.m. this morning.

Thursday, 15 June 2023 06:24

Sexual Harassment Act takes effect July 3

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Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport Olivia Grange says the commencement date of the Sexual Harassment Act is set for July 3, 2023.

In the wake of the recent death of eight year old Danielle Rowe, a few members of the entertainment fraternity gathered at Emancipation Park, Tuesday afternoon, to express their distress at the gruesome nature of the killing.

Wednesday, 14 June 2023 11:18


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Lotto winner A. Baker has come forward to claim her winnings! Almost a month after hitting the $49 Million Lotto jackpot, the single mother was clueless that she was a millionaire.

Robert Scott, General Manager of Lifespan Co. Ltd and Honorary Consul to the Republic of Latvia has been re-elected as the Dean of the Consular Corps at their annual general meeting which took place on Wednesday, June 7 at the Spanish Court Hotel.

Wednesday, 14 June 2023 10:44

Supreme Ventures Joins Relay For Life

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Members of the Supreme Ventures Group triumphantly joined the revitalised Relay for Life event, "Walking Together with Hope!" Their participation in this impactful fundraiser marks a momentous occasion, as Relay for Life returns after a three-year hiatus. This event serves as a significant platform for the Jamaica Cancer Society to raise crucial funds for their screening programmes, empowering them to continue their life saving work. With the resumption of Relay for Life on June 10, 2023, the Supreme Ventures Group proudly demonstrates their commitment to supporting the fight against cancer and spreading hope throughout the community.