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ONLINE UPDATE – Minister Davies on sick leave, set to return on Monday next
KINGSTON, Jamaica - The Ministry of Education has advised that the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) scheduled for Thursday, March 26 and Friday, March 27, 2015 is to commence at 9:30 am on each day at all examination centres.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - In a release Tuesday, the Jamaica Labour Party's Minority Leader for St James, Charles Sinclair, suggested several measures to be explored in the parish, in order to improve policing and curb crime.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller announced a short while ago that the Russian company UC RUSAL yesterday commenced the mining and processing of bauxite at the Alpart refinery at Nain in St Elizabeth.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Transport, Works and Housing Minister Dr Omar Davies has announced that he will be away from Office for a short while based on the advice of his doctors.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - Dennis Brown testified that colleague juror Livingston Cain again approached him in January 2014, during the Vybz Kartel murder trial, and told him to set the accused men free.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) believes that the transfer of top-level police personnel is insufficient in curbing the crime situation in St James.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Woman Sergeant Ava Lindo has been named this year's Lasco police officer of the year.
SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) – New Zealand defeated South Africa by four wickets Tuesday in one of the greatest World Cup matches ever played to win through to Sunday's final as co-hosts Australia got ready for their last-four clash with defending champions India.
Brown, the first witness called in the case against Cain, the juror accused of trying to bribe his colleagues in the Vybz Kartel murder trial, said Cain told him that the jurors should disregard what the Crown was saying and set the accused men free.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Kent Gammon, the Jamaica Labour Party's deputy spokesman on Justice, has expressed deep disappointment in Justice Minister Mark Golding’s response to the party leader Andrew Holness' suggestion to operate magistrate's courts in select police stations.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – The prosecution on Tuesday called the first witness in the case against the juror in the Vybz Kartel murder trial, who is accused of trying to bribe his colleagues.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) in consultation with the Jamaica Fire Brigade has advised that there are no flames currently at the Riverton City waste disposal site.
SEYNE, France (AFP) – French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said a black box had been found on Tuesday following the crash of an Airbus A320 Germanwings plane in the French Alps.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – To Pimp a Butterfly, the second album by American rapper Kendrick Lamar, has debuted at number one on the Australian and United Kingdom national charts.
ST CATHERINE, Jamaica – Authorities Tuesday morning seized several stalls and removed other debris from sidewalks in an operation to remove illegal vendors from the streets of Linstead, St Catherine.
KINGSTON, Jamaica - Today, March 24, is World Tuberculosis (TB) Day.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – St Kitts and Nevis yesterday appointed Josephine Huggins, former head of the Federation’s Public Service Commission and Police Service Commission, as its first female Cabinet Secretary.
MADRID, Spain (AFP) – Sixteen German teenagers on a school exchange trip were feared to be among the 150 dead in the crash of a passenger jet in the French Alps on Tuesday, officials said.