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Basil Waite has been declared the victor of today's run-off to decide who will take over the reins of the constituency of St Elizabeth North East for the People's National Party (PNP). He was challenged by Everton Fisher, the former mayor of Black River. At the end of the ballot...

Former Prime Minister P J Patterson is to deliver the Hugh Lawson Shearer Trade Union Education Institute’s inaugural distinguished lecture, which will focus on the ‘History and Development of the Modern Trade Union Movement: Lessons from the Past,...

Everton Fisher, a contender in the run-off to become standard bearer for the People's National Party (PNP) in the tension-stricken St Elizabeth North East constituency, has declared he will not be intimidated by his opponent Basil Waite. The two are...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Citing disrespect from the Trinidad-based Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), Barbados Prime Minister Fruendel Stuart says if his Democratic Labour Party (DLP) is re-elected in the upcoming general election, his...

The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Cuba on Friday, killing 110 people on board, had received prior safety complaints, two-ex pilots say.The BBC said one of the pilots described how a plane rented from Damojh airlines had dropped off...

China and the US say they will halt imposing punitive import tariffs, putting a possible trade war "on hold".The agreement came after days of talks in Washington DC aimed at persuading China to buy more US goods and services, therefore reducing the...

After cruising to comfortable win in the 400m hurdles at the Jamaica International Invitational Meet (JIIM) on Saturday night at  the National Stadium,  Commonwealth Games champion, Janieve Russell, says she will be going after the ...

The flash flood watch in place for low-lying and flood prone areas of all parishes has been extended until 5 am tomorrow. This as the Meteorological Service says a trough across the western Caribbean continues to cause unstable weather across the...

The son of a Jamaica Labour Party Councillor in the St Catherine Municipal Corporation is dead in what the police suspect is a case of suicide.   The Linstead Police are now investigating the death of 30-year-old Kemar Abrahams of Wakefield,...

Selfie-sticks are among nearly a dozen items the police say will not be allowed inside the National Stadium this evening for the 15th staging of the Jamaica International Invitations track and field meet. Other banned items include firearms,...

Two days of national mourning have begun in Cuba as authorities there say over 100 persons were killed in yesterday’s crash of a Boeing 737 airliner. Three women who were pulled from the wreckage alive are reported to be in a critical...

A case management hearing is set for Thursday in the appeal filed by convicted entertainer Vybz Kartel. It is expected to be the final case management conference before July 9 when Kartel, real name Adidja Palmer, fellow entertainer, Shawn Storm,...

The National Water Commission (NWC) says the disruption in water supplies to the Norman Manley International Airport and communities nearby is due to what it describes as power supply problems by the Jamaica Public Service Company. The NWC says...

Like every good royal wedding, it was all about the hats, the dresses and the posh tails, with some fashion standouts among the guests at Windsor Castle. Amal Clooney was undeniably regal in a mustard yellow Stella McCartney dress with cap sleeves...

WINDSOR, England (AP) — Prince Harry and Meghan Markle gazed into each other's eyes and pledged their lifelong love Saturday as they married in front of hundreds of royals, celebrities and friends at St. George's Chapel and millions...

The flash flood warning that was issued yesterday for low-lying and flood prone areas of Westmoreland, Hanover, St James, Trelawny and St Elizabeth has been downgraded to a flash flood watch, the Meteorological Service has announced. The Met...

A conservative Christian group has issued a warning to bleeding-heart judges in Jamaica that they would not sit by and allow them to impose their world views in sensitive cases without being called out.The warning comes against the background of two...

Attorney-at-law Stephen Drummond from Drummond & Squillace in New York has reiterated the call for Jamaican recording artistes to protect their legacy...
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