UPDATE: Policeman mowed down by taxi in New Kingston

A policeman has been rushed to the Kingston Public Hospital after being mowed down by a motorist, said to be a taxi operator. A man, claiming to be an eyewitness, said the cop signalled the motorist to stop at the intersection of Worthington...more..


Back with baby - ‘I want to run and scream,’ says overjoyed mom after being reunited with stolen son

For months, 17-year-old Aaliah Wray shed many tears as she wondered about the fate of her son, Nyyear Frank, who was snatched on Rousseau Road in St Andrew on October 13 last year. Yesterday, the teenager was still in tears, but this time, they...more..


Pompeo: Holness stands up to Maduro dictatorship

As Washington forges stronger alliances across the region to pressure the beleaguered Venezuelan regime to relinquish power amid socio-economic turmoil, United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has heaped praise on Jamaican Prime Minister...more..


#BTEditorial – Our National Heroes deserve a greater spotlight

As we marked the centenary of the birth of The Right Excellent Errol Walton Barrow, our Father of Independence, we register our disappointment that the celebrations were nowhere near as grand as they should have been for the man who shaped the destiny of more..


Pompeo denies dividing CARICOM

KINGSTON – The United States has denied suggestions that it is working towards dividing the 15-member regional integration movement, Caribbean Community (CARICOM), as its Secretary of State Michael Pompeo Wednesday held “frank discussions” with Jamaica’s more..


BUT crack

Some factions within the Barbados Union of Teachers (BUT) are moving closer to their bid to oust their president Sean Spencer from the helm of that body. Today,  a letter bearing the 20 signatures needed to initiate the process was delivered to the union’more..


Second batch of SAEP-Newlo vocational skills training

“On Monday, 13 January 2020, the New Life Organisation (NEWLO) with funding from the Climate Smart Agriculture and Rural Enterprise Programme (SAEP), commenced the second batch of vocational skills training courses.”more..


MBIA back to full operations after plane incident

“The flight landed without incident and passengers were able to safely disembark.”more..


Breaking News: JetBlue destined for JFK returns to GND for emergency landing

Jetblue flight 950 encountered problems shortly after takeoff from Grenada and returned to the tarmac after a loud explosion was heard.more..