Caribbean Cup: Curacao dethrone Jamaica as Caribbean champions8:34 pm

FORT-DE-FRANCE, Martinique — Jamaica's Reggae Boyz were dethroned as champions of the Caribbean when they went down 1-2 to minnows Curacao in the final of the Scotiabank... Read More

Caribbean Cup: Curacao lead Jamaica 1-0 at half-time7:37 pm
FORT-DE-FRANCE, Martinique — At half-time, Jamaica's Reggae Boyz were trailing Curacao 0-1 in the Scotiabank CFU Men's Caribbean Cup final currently underway at the Stade...... Read More

India beat West Indies by 105 runs4:48 pm
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — India defeated West Indies by 105 runs in the second One-Day International of the five-match series at Queen’s Park Oval...... Read More

Boat in Colombia carrying 150 tourists sinks in reservoir 4:24 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AFP) — A boat carrying some 150 tourists sank Sunday in a reservoir in Colombia, the air force said.... Read More

Bermuda under threat from EU – finance minister 4:10 pm
HAMILTON, Bermuda (CMC) — Finance Minister Bob Richards says Bermuda will fight to maintain its international standing as a business destination after it again came under...... Read More

Trump, 2 Democrats, criticise Obama's response to Russia hacking 3:32 pm
WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday stepped up his criticism of Barack Obama's response to concerns Russia was trying to disrupt the 2016...... Read More

Intellectual Disabilities Association commissions wheelchair lift 3:12 pm
KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Jamaican Association on Intellectual Disabilities (JAID) has commissioned into service a vertical wheelchair lift, which was recently...... Read More

Fire at JPS substation causes electricity outage in St Ann2:40 pm
ST ANN, Jamaica — The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPSCo) is reporting that customers in sections of St Ann should now have power restored after a fire at the Cardiff...... Read More


JISCO/Alpart marks bauxite mining renewal, says Henry

Minister of Transport and Mining Mike Henry says that the positive impact of the re-opening of the JISCO Alpart bauxite/alumina plant is already being felt in St Elizabeth and... Read More


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