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Duppy on a film

Monday, September, 25 2017    

Friends, the police (13) finally kill (3) the 'Duppy' (1). Some people seh a mussi Maria flood waters (30) flush him from out a Haiti, while others just believe di obeah (4) get weak. A wonder if dem 'film' the scene just like how the supposed ghost did a post video after him kill di... Read More

Barita at forty

Monday, September, 25 2017    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Launched in September 1977, Barita Investments Limited this month marks 40 years in the financial services industry. Read More

Fading hope

Monday, September, 25 2017    

MEXICO CITY, Mexico (AFP) — Hopes of finding more survivors after Mexico City's devastating quake dwindled to virtually nothing yesterday, five days after the 7.1 tremor rocked the heart of the mega-city, toppling dozens of buildings and killing more than 300... Read More

Wave of player protests grip NFL after Trump urges fan boycott

Monday, September, 25 2017    

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — A wave of protests swept across the National Football League (NFL) yesterday as President Donald Trump escalated his feud with players who kneel during the US national anthem to draw attention to racial injustice. Read More

Students first

Monday, September, 25 2017    

Maggotty, St Elizabeth — It's tough. However, the Glen Stuart Primary School fraternity is fighting its way through following last week's closure of the school doors by health authorities because of a sewage problem. Read More

Undaunted!

Monday, September, 25 2017    

Maggotty, St Elizabeth — She is totally blind, but 14-year-old Moneajah Elliott is not allowing that to hold her back. Read More

Photo: Helping hand

Monday, September, 25 2017    

Senior medical officer at the Mandeville Regional Hospital (MRH), Dr Everton McIntosh (second left), accepts a donation of medical supplies and pharmaceuticals valued at $2.6 million from Managing Director of Medical Disposables and Supplies (MDS) Myrtis Boothe. Looking on are Business... Read More

Photo: My ball!

Monday, September, 25 2017    

Leon Stephenson (left) attempts to dribble past Maggotty High School's Lamar Thompson during their ISSA/FLOW daCosta Cup game at the STETHS Sports Complex in Santa Cruz on Saturday. Lacovia High won the game 2-1 with goals from Deshawn Powell in the 27th minute and Oshane Staple in the 70th. Read More

UPDATE: 13 people held in connection with seizure of rifles in St James

Monday, September, 25 2017    

ST JAMES, Jamaica — The police are reporting that 12 men and a woman were taken into custody following the seizure of four high-powered M16 rifles, a Glock .45 pistol and 87 assorted rounds of ammunition in Flanker, St James, today.Reports from the St James Police are that a... Read More

Record arrivals mark the start of Tourism Awareness Week — Bartlett

Monday, September, 25 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica — The local tourism sector began its celebration of Tourism Awareness Week 2017 with news that Jamaica continues to experience record-breaking visitor arrivals. Read More

Blame starts to fly over Mexico quake collapses

Monday, September, 25 2017    

MEXICO CITY, Mexico (AFP) — Allegations of negligent construction and oversight began to fly Monday after deadly building collapses during Mexico's earthquake, as hope faded of finding more survivors of a disaster that killed more than 300 people. Read More

Four M16 rifles seized in St James

Monday, September, 25 2017    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) a short while ago confirmed that the police this morning seized four M16 rifles and multiple rounds of ammunition in Flanker, St James. Read More

Brexit negotiators clash as talks resume

Monday, September, 25 2017    

BRUSSELS, Belgium (AFP) — The EU and Britain resumed Brexit talks on Monday with fresh clashes, dimming hopes that a speech by Prime Minister Theresa May could provide a breakthrough in unlocking stalled negotiations. Read More

Dominica death toll at 27; 18 missing after Maria

Monday, September, 25 2017    

ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) — Dominica's Police Chief says the death toll following the passage of Hurricane Maria has now risen to 27. Read More

Motorcyclists account for 31% of road fatalities since January

Monday, September, 25 2017    

KINGSTON, Jamaica— Motorcyclists, with 77deaths, account for 31 per cent of road users killed in motor vehicle crashes since the start of the year, the Road Safety Unit (RSU) has revealed. Read More



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