Sun | Jul 22, 2018

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Western Bureau          While it was Damian ‘Jr. Gong’ Marley who was celebrating a birthday, he was also the one giving out the goodies - dazzling music, sweet memories and insightful parenting advice...

Three of eight pre-qualified investors responded to the government's request for proposals to enter into a public private partnership arrangement to operate the Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA) in Kingston.In a release yesterday, the...

A 35-year old man was stabbed to death yesterday allegedly by his sister-in-law in 19 Miles, May Pen, Clarendon.He has been identified as Marco Dane Thompson.Information reaching The Gleaner is that Thompson was at the bar which is owned and...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African police say gunmen have opened fire on a minibus carrying members of a taxi drivers’ association, killing 11 people and critically wounding four others.Police Brig. Jay Naicker says the victims of last night's attack...

Swimmer Alia Atkinson won her second gold medal at the 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games on Saturday night in Barranquilla, Colombia.   Atkinson clocked 26.60 seconds to capture top spot in the women's 50 metres...

The Police High Command is urging members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) to utilise the programmes established to address personal issues. These include the JCF Chaplaincy Unit, the Medical Services Branch and the Volunteer Pastors’...

The St Andrew man convicted a second time for shooting a woman to death just metres from the August Town Police Station 13 years ago will have to spend more than two decades in prison for the crime. Machel Goulbourne was given the mandatory life in...

Officials in the United States (US) have confirmed that nine members of one family were among the 17 persons who died when a tour boat sank in a lake in the state of a Missouri on Thursday. According to reports, the nine family members are from the...

Teachers and students at Mona Heights Primary School in St Andrew are mourning the death of a fourth grade girl who died yesterday after a truck ran into her family’s dwelling house along Escarpment Road, also in St Andrew. She is nine-...

Olympic and World 100m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce sent out a very strong message to her rivals that she is slowly getting back to her best, after clocking a season best 10.98 seconds, to win the Women's 100 metres at the London Diamond...

Top attorneys Caroline Hay and Carolyn Reid-Cameron have been appointed Queen's Counsel.  The appointment was made by Governor-General Sir Patrick Allen on the recommendation of Prime Minister Andrew Holness and took effect July 18....

Senior Superintendent of Police Dermot Lawrence is believed to have committed suicide. Lawrence was found hanging by a piece of rope from the ceiling of his Mango Walk home near Montego Bay, St James shortly after 7.30 p.m, on Friday.

Neither Gucci, Moschino nor Michael Kors made it into the fashionable Reggae Sumfest mall that transformed the grounds of the Catherine Hall Complex in Montego Bay, St James. In fact, Night One of the event tagged the world's largest reggae...

Jamaican swimming ace Alia Atkinson swam to a gold medal in the 100m breaststroke at the Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla, Colombia on Friday.  Atkinson stopped the clock in a Games Record 1:06.83 to win ahead of Mexican...
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