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Yellow Vest anger burns in France, fuelled by Notre Dame fire

Sunday, April, 21 2019    

PARIS, France (AP) — French Yellow Vest protesters set fires along a march route through Paris yesterday to drive home their message to a government they see as out of touch with the problems of the poor: that rebuilding the fire-ravaged Notre-Dame Cathedral isn't the only problem... Read More

Trump's legal team breathes a sigh, takes a victory lap

Sunday, April, 21 2019    

WASHINGTON, DC, United States (AP) — First they cooperated. Then they stonewalled. Their television interviews were scattershot and ridiculed, their client mercurial and unreliable. Read More

St Elizabeth farmer dies in crash

Sunday, April, 21 2019    

ST ELIZABETH, Jamaica — The Junction police are probing the circumstances surrounding the fatal crash that claimed the life of a man on the Cheapside main road in St Elizabeth on Wednesday. Read More

Reprieve for immigrants in NY: 'No arrest in court houses without warrant'

Sunday, April, 21 2019    

NEW YORK, United States (CMC) — The New York State Office of Court Administration has halted the ability of US federal immigration officials to arrest Caribbean and other immigrants in state courthouses without warrants. Read More

Ganja found after driver abandons vehicle in Manchester

Sunday, April, 21 2019    

MANCHESTER, Jamaica — Several knitted bags filled with ganja were yesterday found in a motor vehicle, which the driver abandoned in Pours, Manchester, the police are reporting. Read More

Caribbean pays tribute to Sir Alister McIntyre

Sunday, April, 21 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Sir Hilary Beckles,  has paid tribute to Sir Alister McIntyre, who died Saturday at the age of 87. Read More

Easter blasts at Sri Lanka hotels and churches kill at least 207

Sunday, April, 21 2019    

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AFP) — A series of eight devastating bomb blasts ripped through high-end hotels and churches holding Easter services in Sri Lanka on Sunday, killing at least 207 people, including dozens of foreigners. Read More

T&T police commissioner apologises over Buju room search

Sunday, April, 21 2019    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Police Commissioner Gary Griffith has apologised to Jamaican reggae artiste Buju Banton, whose hotel room in Port of Spain  was raided on Saturday by cops  – claiming to have a search warrant.  Read More

JCF reviews missing person protocol after 8-year-old's death

Saturday, April, 20 2019    

COMMISSIONER of Police Major General Antony Anderson says the protocols surrounding missing persons is to be reviewed. Read More

PM Holness in Atlanta

Saturday, April, 20 2019    

PRIME Minister Andrew Holness left the island on Thursday for Atlanta, Georgia in the United States, where he is to deliver the keynote address at the inaugural Jamaica Chamber of Commerce... Read More

Five shot, two fatally, in St Andrew

Saturday, April, 20 2019    

FOLLOWING the shooting of five people in separate incidents in Standpipe, St Andrew, on Thursday night, the police are now trying to determine whether the incidents are connected. Read More

Not true!

Saturday, April, 20 2019    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Head of the Manchester Police Division Superintendent David White has dismissed claims that there was an attack on the Spalding Police Station on Wednesday. Read More

PHOTO: Scoot over

Saturday, April, 20 2019    

This man, spotted at a section of Mandela Highway on Thursday, makes room on his bike for what appears to be freshly cut grass.   Read More

PHOTO: They're off!

Saturday, April, 20 2019    

A pool of Jamaica's 100m runners practise starts inside the Truman Bodden Sports Complex yesterday ahead of today's beginning of the 48th Carifta Games. (Photo: Collin Reid courtesy of Courts, Guardian Life, Supreme Ventures and Alliance Investments) Read More

PHOTOS: Good Friday sightings

Saturday, April, 20 2019    

The Bible says...Snapped in East Queen Street Baptist Church in Kingston yesterday,this woman is a picture of concentration as she follows the scripture reading in her Bible. (Photos: Garfield Robinson) Read More



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