SOE declared in sections of Kingston and St Andrew

KINGSTON, Jamaica — A state of public emergency (SOE) has been declared within specified boundaries encompassing parts of the Kingston Central, Kingston Western and St Andrew South Police Divisions. Read more

Letters to the Editor

Harvesting sugar cane is hard work; pay us!

Dear Editor,It is common knowledge worldwide that farmers get the lowest prices and the middleman and retailers make the most profits. Read More

Doing deals with Netanhayu's Israel is appalling
Dear Editor,I am appalled by the news that the Andrew Holness-led Administration is prepared to even consider working (yet again) with apartheid Israel.... Read More

Wisynco should have been leading the way
Dear Editor,I commend the Government and stakeholders, spearheaded by the National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA), for proposing a ban on plastics, straws and Styrofoam products effective January 1, 2019.... Read More

We need to stop the guns at entry points
Dear Editor,Are guns being manufactured in Jamaica? Certainly not!Why are we taking so long to get to the heart of the matter? Are we going around in circles?... Read More

The corrupt must be made to wear 'short pants' or 'stripe skirt'

Thursday, September, 20 2018    

Dear Editor,The stench of corruption is invading the nostrils of everyone in Jamaica. The promise by Prime Minister Andrew Holness to be new and different is turning out to be a broken one. Read More

More ZOSOs and SOEs if and only if...

Thursday, September, 20 2018    

Dear Editor,Prime Minister Andrew Holness is shouting out, in a frantic voice, “We must stick with the states of emergency(SOEs) and zones of special operation (ZOSOs).” Read More

Keep up the good work, JN Group

Thursday, September, 20 2018    

Dear Editor,I want to take this opportunity to thank JN Group for the wonderful work it has been doing as a good corporate citizen. Read More

Legacy project, but road nightmare

Thursday, September, 20 2018    

Dear Editor,If you ask me who is an idiot I would answer that an idiot is one who consistently does stupid things. I will therefore use my answer as a reference point to the traffic gridlock that has been affecting the Corporate Area. Read More

Who cares about the forecast, anyway?

Wednesday, September, 19 2018    

Dear Editor, Read More

Criminal records for ganja use must go now!

Wednesday, September, 19 2018    

Dear Editor,I have an issue. Since the decriminalisation of marijuana there have been no automatic expunging of records related to marijuana use as was promised by the Administration that decriminalised it; nor does it seem forthcoming. Read More

Fare increase during roadwork unacceptable

Wednesday, September, 19 2018    

Dear Editor,The Hagley Park Road rehabilitation project is very good for the further development of the country's infrastructure, but it has inconvenienced many commuters. Read More

We knew plastic ban was coming!

Wednesday, September, 19 2018    

Dear Editor,The chairman of Wisynco Group William Mahfood's characterisation of Minister Daryl Vaz's pronouncements on the possible ban on plastics and Styrofoam as knee-jerk is preposterous. Read More

Of leader and leadership: Crawford/Thwaites switch?

Tuesday, September, 18 2018    

Dear Editor,The recent People's National Party (PNP) vice-presidents' election results point to a very interesting future in local politics. Read More

Three 'easy' patriotic things

Tuesday, September, 18 2018    

Dear Editor, Read More

Plain shame or policing on the cheap?

Tuesday, September, 18 2018    

Dear Editor, Read More



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