May 25, 2017
protection and service organisation

JCF to be Redefined as Protection and Service Entity

The Government is to develop a policy framework, which will redefine the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) as a protection and service organisation. Prime Minister, the Most […]
May 24, 2017
labour day banner


It was quite a spectacle to see both Phillips & Holness at the theatre … Not holding hands together …Instead cleaning the Grand Old Lady of […]
May 24, 2017
Restoration being done at the Ward Theatre

Restoration of Ward Theatre a Priority – PM

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, said the Government has given priority to the restoration of the Ward Theatre, as it represents an important store […]
May 24, 2017
manchester UK bombing

PM Holness Extends Condolences to the People of the UK Following Terror Attack

Prime Minister Andrew Holness wrote to the British Prime Minister Theresa May to extend condolences to the people of the United Kingdom following a terrorist attack […]
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 […]