March 13, 2018

Lifestyle: Fashion Icon Hubert de Givenchy Dead At 91 ..

The fashion industry has lost an icon in the person of Hubert de Givenchy. The little back dress was made famous by Hubert de Givenchy.  With […]
March 9, 2018

Poetic Perspective

This poetic perspective is dedicated to Viola Desmond, an iconic Canadian whose image is inscribed on the new vertical $10 bank notes. There is no greater […]
March 8, 2018

JUTC to Provide Free Internet Service on Public Passenger Buses

Photo: Adrian Walker Science, Energy and Technology Minister, Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley (right, seated), and Chief Executive Officer, Growth Tech Limited, Neil Lawrence (left, seated), […]
March 8, 2018

Statement by Min. Olivia Grange in Observance of Int’l Women’s Day

Statement by Min. Olivia Grange in Observance of Int’l Women’s DayMinister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange. (FILE) Mr. Speaker, I rise in […]
March 6, 2018

Perspective: Bunting Gave Dr. Nigel Clarke A Boost …

A rather dumb comment attributed to MP for Central Manchester Peter Bunting gave Dr. Nigel Clarke a big boost, by criticizing Clarke describing him as “Black […]
March 6, 2018

First 9, 600 High-Tech Water Meters to Be Delivered by May

Photo: JIS Photographer President of the National Water Commission (NWC), Mark Barnett, addressing a contract signing ceremony last year for the supply of 450,000 new high […]
March 6, 2018

2020 U.S. Olympic Hopeful And Wisconsin Native Marvin Kimble Shares Advice To Local Youth Who Dream Of Competing At The Olympic Games

Inspired by the recent Olympic Winter Games 2018 PyeongChang Games, the Milwaukee Gymnast speaks to achieving a spot on the U.S. Olympic Team. MADISON, Wis., March 6, […]
March 6, 2018

Perspective: Are Jamaican Men Losing Their Sex Appeal …?

Batting Without Scoring, Eh! Recent reports that there is a dramatic drop in our birth rate is cause for serious concern. Former PM Bruce Golding, a […]
March 6, 2018

Urban Radio Cares for St. Jude Kids raises more than $1.7M for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®

Radio One’s Gospel and Urban Adult Contemporary Stations Celebrate 10 Years of Raising Funds and Awareness for Lifesaving Mission, Plays Key Role in THIS SHIRT SAVES […]
March 5, 2018

Enhanced Security Measures Suppressing Gang Activities in St. James

Photo: Claudia Gardner Deputy Superintendent of Police, Ainsley McCarthy, speaking to JIS News. The St. James Police Division is expressing satisfaction at how the Enhanced Security […]
March 4, 2018

Perspective: Why Is Our Ganja Going Up In Smoke?

Ganja for us in Jamaica should be treated as was the Gold Rush.  It is supposed to be our saviour out of poverty.  Instead of capitalizing […]
March 2, 2018

Government Looking to Improve Ganja Licence Approval Process

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Karl Samuda. (FILE) The Government is seeking to improve the approval process for licences to […]