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Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica Gleaner

  • 'Him can’t eat taxpayer money'
    by Cecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer on July 1, 2022 at 5:13 am

    The relatives of the Cocoa Piece family who were brutally slain last week have pushed back at rights lobby Jamaicans for Justice’s (JFJ) appeal for restraint despite widespread approval for the death penalty locally. Expressions of outrage and...

  • JPS shocker for Hope Pastures
    by Tanesha Mundle/Staff Reporter - on July 1, 2022 at 5:13 am

    Residents of Hope Pastures say they are shocked by Thursday's Supreme Court ruling which found that the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) was not obligated by law to cover the replacement cost for underground power supply in the upscale St...

  • US FLEXI JOBS FOR NURSES
    by Asha Wilks/Gleaner Writer on July 1, 2022 at 5:12 am

    The Government is in discussions with four overseas entities for a partnership deal engaging local nurses and doctors on three-month ‘flexi-contracts’ in the United States to stem the tide of migration. Health and Wellness Minister Dr Christopher...

  • A soldier’s regret
    by Cecelia Campbell-Livingston/Gleaner Writer on July 1, 2022 at 5:12 am

    Private Kishawn Henry Sr, whose 23-month-old son was among the five victims of a throat-slashing slaughter on June 21 on New Road in Cocoa Piece, Clarendon, is still finding it difficult to talk about the tragedy without falling apart. As well-...

  • Cancer, heart treatment boost
    on July 1, 2022 at 5:11 am

    Jamaicans now have the opportunity to access advanced diagnostic services for cancer and cardiac diseases at the newly reopened Nuclear Medicine Division at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI). The International Atomic Energy Agency (...

  • Mental health intervention calming tempers at Clan Carthy High
    by Asha Wilks/Gleaner Writer on July 1, 2022 at 5:10 am

    A mental health and wellness campaign is being hailed for restoring a sense of calm among students at the Clan Carthy High School in Kingston after almost daily fights characterised their readjustment in a return to classroom in March after two...

  • Extra lessons hurdle
    on July 1, 2022 at 5:10 am

    Jamaica Teaching Council (JTC) advisory board member Maurice Saunders has warned against the “overreach” of the JTC Bill in seeking to mandate that private tutors be certified before engaging in extra lessons. Saunders, who was making his...

  • Jamaica Cultural Center and Museum to open in Georgia
    by Janet Silvera/Senior Gleaner Writer on July 1, 2022 at 5:10 am

    WESTERN BUREAU: The likes of sculptor Basil Watson, late former US Secretary of State Colin Powell and Vice-President Kamala Harris, and reggae superstars Jimmy Cliff and Beres Hammond will feature significantly in the historic Jamaican Museum and...

  • INDECOM probes Barnett assault claim
    on July 1, 2022 at 5:10 am

    INDECOM probing alleged assault of Clarendon massacre accused in custody The Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) has launched a probe into allegations that the man accused of killing a Clarendon mother and her four children was...

  • Greater accountability demanded of school boards
    on July 1, 2022 at 5:07 am

    Underperforming school board members will now be better policed by the Ministry of Education and Youth through the establishment of an online platform. Administrative and leadership deficits at the board level have been identified in various...


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Jamaica Information Service

Jamaica Information Service

Jamaica Information Service The Voice of Jamaica


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Jamaica Star

Jamaica Star

  • Cops deny that Clarendon murder accused was beaten
    by ROXROY MCLEAN - STAR Writer on July 1, 2022 at 10:02 am

    Head of the St Andrew Central Police Division, Senior Superintendent Marlon Nesbeth, has refuted claims that murder accused Rushane Barnett was assaulted while in custody at the Half-Way Tree Police Station. Barnett, 23, made the claim on...

  • Teen killed in Savanna-la-Mar
    by Hopeton Bucknor - STAR Writer on July 1, 2022 at 10:02 am

    A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed by gunmen within the zone of special operations (ZOSO) in Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland, on Thursday morning. He has been identified as Jayre Francis, otherwise called 'Jay' of Ricketts Street, also in...

  • Man steals dead brother’s identity
    by Tiffany Taylor - STAR Writer on July 1, 2022 at 10:02 am

    A Corporate Area man confessed that he obtained a fake passport in his deceased brother's name, as he was approached by members in his community who wanted to purchase the dead man's identity. Romane Stewart, who is before the Kingston and St...

  • University graduate turns porn star
    by Simone Morgan-Lindo - STAR Writer on July 1, 2022 at 10:02 am

    A 26-year-old university graduate said that leaving his "trashy" call centre job to do pornography was one of the best decisions he has ever made. "I have been in the industry since 2019, right before COVID hit. Before that, I was working at a...

  • Warder smuggles weed into prison
    by Tiffany Taylor - STAR Writer on July 1, 2022 at 10:01 am

    A now decommissioned corrections officer who confessed to introducing ganja into a penal institution was fined $200,000 or 12-months' imprisonment when he appeared in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court yesterday. Chief Parish Judge Chester...

  • Cancer-stricken senior scammed of $600,000
    on July 1, 2022 at 10:01 am

    A 62-year-old woman battling cancer was reportedly scammed out of $600,000 of her life savings by two men in Port Maria, St Mary, on Tuesday. It is understood that the money was earmarked to cover her medical expenses. The incident was confirmed...

  • Not reporting a crime is a serious matter, says attorney
    by Simone Morgan-Lindo - STAR Writer on July 1, 2022 at 10:01 am

    Noted attorney-at-law Valerie Neita-Robertson is warning persons that failure to report a crime they have witnessed or have knowledge of could land them behind prison bars. Neita-Robertson told THE WEEKEND STAR that the offence, which is called...

  • Young farmer dreams big after winning $1 million
    on July 1, 2022 at 10:01 am

    Twenty-two-year-old yam farmer, Kayson McKoy, is now many steps closer to pursuing his dream of becoming a household name in agriculture. He's the first winner of $1 million in the Digicel Golden SIM promotion. "I was completely shocked," McKoy...

  • Drainage worries in upgraded Clark’s Town Market
    on July 1, 2022 at 10:01 am

    Vendors at the newly upgraded Clark's Town Market in Trelawny, while thankful for the improvements made to the space, are calling on the authorities to deal with a drainage problem with which they are now faced. "I appreciate the effort to...

  • Jamaica among lowest vaccinated PAHO countries
    on July 1, 2022 at 10:01 am

    More than 1.6 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in the Americas, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has said. Dr Carissa Etienne, PAHO director, said just over 69 per cent of the region's population has...


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