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KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) on Thursday entered into evidence at the Tivoli Enquiry this video showning Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke sitting in a holding area at Up Park Camp, the JDF headquarters in Kingston.
MANCHESTER, Jamaica – A man is suspected to have committed suicide in Banana Ground, Manchester on Wednesday.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Research Analyst at the National Council on Drug Abuse (NCDA), Uki Atkinson, is reporting that marijuana is the most prevalent drug used by convicted and remand inmates across seven Caribbean countries.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries will, over the coming weeks, continue distribution of 300 water tanks, valued at $5 million, to farmers islandwide whose cultivations have been adversely affected by the prevailing drought.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – The US dollar on Thursday, July 2, ended trading at J$117.03, up by two cents, according to the Bank of Jamaica’s daily foreign exchange trading summary.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – Minister of Education Rev Ronald Thwaites, says the request for transfers of students who were recently placed in high schools, based on their performance in the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT), should be completed by Friday.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – The US State Department on Thursday corrected its 2014 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, stating that it had no reason to believe that the Jamaican Government was monitoring citizens’ online conversations.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Acting head of the Climate Branch at the MET Office, Jacqueline Spence, says that Jamaica is not at risk of experiencing a heatwave or heatwave-like conditions that are severely affecting sections of Europe and Asia.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining Phillip Paulwell, says the Government will be embarking on a national baseline survey, to determine the distribution of information technology (IT) throughout the island.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Minister of Tourism and Entertainment Dr Wykeham McNeill has urged the nation’s farmers to plan strategically to benefit from the increased demand for local produce expected as the tourism sector continues to experience strong growth.
LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) – Rafael Nadal was sent crashing out of Wimbledon by dread-locked German qualifier Dustin Brown on Thursday, his fourth successive humiliation at the All England Club.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – The United States Department of State in its 2014 report on human rights practices found that people with disability encountered discrimination in employment and access to schools.
HAVANA (AP) — Cuban authorities have launched public Wi-Fi hotspots along a main avenue that is the heart of Havana's cultural and social life, the first step in government promises to gradually roll out such connectivity options on an island that the Internet revolution has largely passed by.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Two men were yesterday shot dead on Retirement main road in St James.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – Over the next three months, customers of the National Water Commission (NWC) will have the opportunity to bring their outstanding accounts up-to-date, under its new debt forgiveness programme.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Lieutenant Colonel David Cummings testified today that after the soldiers took control of Denham Town in West Kingston, residents begged them not to leave.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Additional testimony from Lieutenant Colonel David Cummings today said no evidence was found that Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) soldiers from the Engineer Unit stole money from a shopkeeper in Tivoli Gardens during the May 2010 operation.
BETHESDA, Maryland (AP) — Police in Maryland have accused a Bethesda man of using a selfie stick to record videos of the woman who lived above him.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – A video was shown to the enquiry today of Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke sitting on a bed inside a cell at the Jamaica Defence Force's headquarters, Up Park Camp.
PARIS (AP) — Offered a glass of water in a sweltering Parisian heat wave, Asafa Powell shook his head, preferring the risk of thirst.