May 23, 2017
Prime Minister Andrew Holness and His Excellency Danilo Medina

PM Holness Completes Successful Visit to the Dominican Republic

Jamaica has signed a visa waiver agreement with the Dominican Republic. It is one of several bilateral agreements brokered by Prime Minister Andrew Holness during a […]
May 21, 2017
Dr. Dayton Campbell on free grass

Perspective In Poetry: Ode to Free Grass

Alas!   MP Samuda was taken to task  …By the lowly and even some in the top brass …Basically it was for free grassNow that things have […]
May 19, 2017
Frankie Paul

Latest Entertainment News: Frankie Paul Is Dead at 52

Internationally acclaimed recording artiste Frankie Paul died today in Kingston Jamaica after a prolonged illness. He died in the UWI hospital … he was diabetic.  Reports […]
May 19, 2017
pouch stuck in barrel

The Case Of The Curious Pouch

This installment of “On The Sidelines” is off the beaten track as you will no doubt discover. Hopefully you my readers, will find this story interesting. […]
May 19, 2017
Jamaica Defense Force Helicopter

News Flash: One Dead As JDF HELICOPTER Airlifts Emergency Supplies …

As the Andrew Holness administration attempts to bring normalcy to Jamaica following days of torrential showers, there is a report that one Brown, 26 described as […]
May 18, 2017
Ministry discussing extreme rainfall and infrastructure

Infrastructure Inadequate to Deal with Extreme Rainfall

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie, says the damage caused by the heavy rainfall is a clear indication that the infrastructure network […]
May 18, 2017
Kelly Tomblin discussing power outages

17,000 Lose Power Following Heavy Rains … Jamaica, W.I.

The tiny island of Jamaica of 4,411square miles, has experienced significantly higher than normal levels of rainfall dumped on it over the past 24 or so […]
May 17, 2017
Officials discussing Beet Army Worm Infestation

New Measure Being Developed To Counter Beet Army Worm Infestation

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) is developing a forecasting system designed to boost measures to control the beet army worm. Deputy Research […]
May 17, 2017
prime minister visits flooded areas

Prime Minister Tours Affected Parishes

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Andrew Holness is currently touring areas severely impacted by the recent heavy rains. Some of the areas to be toured are […]
May 17, 2017
Perimeter wall at Barbican Baptist Church in Jamaica

Perspective: Shameful?

AS a small Island state we are plagued with outdated systems and policies which oftentimes condemn us to certain poverty and dependency from so called first […]
May 16, 2017
hands typing on a computer keyboard using the internet

Perspective: Regulating The Internet

The information minister and hinted in the Senate that the Broadcasting Commission is thinking of regulating the Internet in Jamaica W.I. The Press Association of Jamaica […]
May 15, 2017
Robert Montague highlights a point to Commissioner of Police

National Security Minister Urges JCF To Strengthen Community Policing

National Security Minister, Hon. Robert Montague is calling for a strengthening of community policing activities by the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF). He said that too many […]
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