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Following a ruling of the Privy Council this morning, five functionaries of the People’s National Party (PNP) will now have to testify in open court in the long-running Trafigura bribery. The Privy Council upheld the rulings of local courts....

Five functionaries of the People’s National Party (PNP) will have to testify in open court in the Trafigura bribery case after the Privy Council this morning upheld the rulings of local courts.  
Dr Richard Reid administers a dose of COVID-19 Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine to Grace Bembridge at the Mona Ageing and Wellness Centre in St Andrew on Sunday, April 11.

With concerns that high-risk people in deep rural communities have not been netted by the mass vaccination programme over the past six weeks, one public-health expert says the roll-out of the mobile immunisation units could prove crucial in...

Farmers in Trelawny are set to benefit from a US$7,000 grant, which is in collaboration between the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA) and The University of Technology (UTech). Parish Manager Courtney Taylor disclosed the information...

When Long Pond Sugar Factory in Trelawny closed down operations five years ago, 30,000 acres of sugar lands became idle. Efforts have since been made to lease the lands to different entities. Sugar Company of Jamaica was allotted 3,600 acres, while...

The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) says it has made changes to affect the 2021 regional examinations following calls by the Caribbean Teachers Union (CUT) for changes to be made in light of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and recently,...

President of the Ginger Ridge Community Development Committee (CDC), Devon Wills, has raised concern about the water crisis afflicting several St Catherine districts and is appealing for the intervention of the authorities. “We need the promised...

Martha Elizabeth Ricketts celebrated her 101 birthday on Friday, March 19. On Thursday, March 19, 2020, the day of her 100th birthday, Mayor Dale V. Holness of Broward County, Florida, officially declared the day Martha Elizabeth Ricketts’ Day, in...

In honour of Autism Acceptance Month, Beaches Resorts has announced its expanded commitment to families with children on the autism spectrum, ensuring a safe, fun and comfortable vacation experience that’s tailored to their needs. With one in 54...

The police say they have commenced investigations into a video being circulated on social media that involves a woman physically assaulting a man while being cheered on by members of the public. In a statement today, the Jamaica Constabulary Force...
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