CONCERNS are being raised in the St Andrew East Central constituency held in Parliament by Opposition Leader Dr Peter Phillips about several road rehabilitation projects allegedly being carried out in the Cassia Park Division by Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) caretaker Jodian Myrie.
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — For nine-year-old Zoevaughn Reid the safety of his brother, aged two, took primacy as he, his mother and sister, now four, hurriedly escaped fire at their house in Hatfield near here, last Tuesday afternoon.It was Zoevaughn who had first raised the alarm which led to family members fleeing the house. This was […]
Faith Russell, a Jamaican-born victim of the 1960s “wonder drug” Thalidomide, has been without legs since birth, but that has not interfered with her loyalty to her country and, especially, Jamaicans with disabilities.
POLICE officers who were placed in quarantine close to a month ago, because of possible exposure to COVID-19, are still in the dark about their test results although they are being asked to report for regular duties.
BUSINESS owners and operators in Port Antonio, Portland, are outraged over what they said is a spate of robberies that have plagued their once quiet town since the nightly curfews were imposed to restrict movements in an attempt to slow the spread of COVID-19.
CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — The main opposition St Lucia Labour Party (SLP) has formally opened its election campaign headquarters in the capital, saying it is ready for the general election that is constitutionally due by September 2021 but widely expected to be held before that date.
BERLIN, Germany (AP) — Public sector workers in Germany will start staging short-term warning strikes after the latest round of wage negotiations failed to produce an agreement, their union said Sunday.The Ver.di union, which represents around 2.3 million federal and local employees, said strikes will start Tuesday. It didn't announce where and said it would […]
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain broke up a plot by militants backed by Iran to launch attacks on diplomats and foreigners in the island nation home to the US Navy's 5th Fleet, Saudi s tate television and local media reported yesterday, just days after the kingdom normalised relations with Israel.
President Donald Trump was only seven minutes into his campaign rally Friday when word arrived backstage that would dramatically alter the final stretch of his first term. Yet as his aides debated whether to alert him that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died, another message arrived from Trump's chief of staff: don't interrupt […]