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Doc subpoenaed in Dowdie beating case New! 2021-03-02 00:20:53The medical doctor who treated 17-year-old Kaylan Dowdie, who was brutally beaten to the brink of death last November, is to appear in the Kingston an

Full speed ahead with CXC - New! 2021-03-02 00:20:45Education ministers across the region have given unanimous approval for the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) to conduct its 2021 sitting despite t

Burial rush - Operators warn of chaos New! 2021-03-02 00:20:17A three-week ban on funerals and burials has drawn the ire of stakeholders in the industry, with warnings of mayhem as bereaved families rush to bring

Mongoose Town wants to break Sunday’s deadly curse New! 2021-03-02 00:20:03Sundays – the days usually reserved for worship, rest, reflection and recreation – have been transformed into a time of chilly uneasiness

Privy Council delays judgment on open-court Tragifura reckoning New! 2021-03-02 00:19:54Former Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller and four other People’s National Party (PNP) members are now awaiting the decision of the Privy Coun

Mona accounts for chunk of UWI debt New! 2021-03-02 00:19:45Government debt owing to The University of the West Indies (UWI) has been significantly reduced from US$117 million in July 2014 to US$51 million in N

Police hopefuls question health hurdles to recruitment New! 2021-03-02 00:18:40From around 6, Kresten Stewart nurtured dreams of one day serving her country as a policewoman. Having applied to the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF)

Church views new restrictions with suspicion New! 2021-03-02 00:18:03WESTERN BUREAU: Members of the clergy in western Jamaica say the disparity in the most recent COVID-19 containment measures announced on Sunday by Pri

Vaccine galore - Gov’t lands deal to 2021-03-01 00:20:34The Government has announced that it has reached a deal with the African Medical Supply Platform for the delivery of 1.8 million doses of COVID-19 vac

New COVID hurdles to travel, burials 2021-03-01 00:20:15WESTERN BUREAU: As coronavirus numbers skyrocket, all persons entering the island, including Jamaicans, will now be required to present a negative COV

Portmore residents give verdict on high-rise plan 2021-03-01 00:19:53Major real-estate investment in higher-density, multistorey residences in Portmore could rehabilitate the blighted housing stock of neighbourhoods lik

Scientists untangle sargassum’s benefits - Toxic 2021-03-01 00:17:29Sargassum has been a significant threat for fishing and tourism interests in the region, but a group of researchers at The University of West Indies,

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