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Able Don-Foote (left), attorney-at-law, reports to the  Montego Bay Police Station with his client, George Wright, member of parliament for Westmoreland Central, in relation to the alleged beating of a woman. An altercation captured on CCTV later became a

Frustration is mounting in the ruling Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) over the handling of the allegations of domestic abuse stalking its embattled first-time lawmaker from Westmoreland, George Wright. Wright, who the police named Monday as a person...
(From left) Delroy Pottinger, Roma Binns and Andrea Francis moments after receiving their dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at the Mona Ageing and Wellness Centre on Sunday.

Powered by the five-day mass immunisation programme that ended on Tuesday, Jamaica has surged to become the English-speaking Caribbean country which has administered the most doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. The Ministry of Health...
More than 100 Jamaicans, including 75 shipworkers, arrive at the Norman Manley International Airport on a TUI flight from the United Kingdom on May 6, 2020, under the watchful eye of air traffic control tower operators. The Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority

The Integrity Commission has penned a scorching 215-page report recommending that officers and officials at the Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority (JCAA) cease and desist from accepting travel, meals, and other gifts from bidders or prospective...

Jamaica exceeded its COVID-19 vaccination blitz target by 12 per cent with 83,828 people receiving their first dose of the vaccine over five days. The latest figure brings to 135,473 the total number of people vaccinated since March.

In a shot across the bow directed at world powers like the United States, Prime Minister Andrew Holness cast Jamaica’s mass vaccination of more than 75,000 people over four days as a global marker and laid down the gauntlet for hoarders of the life...

Wayne Maitland is a broken father. From his St Andrew home, he spoke with The Gleaner on Tuesday ruing his daughter’s decision to travel on Monday from her Easter holiday trip to spend time with her relatives in Mandeville, Manchester. Janelle...

The return of public health nurse Novelette Stennett to the Linstead Anglican Church at 2:23 on Tuesday afternoon with the much-anticipated vials of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine triggered excitement among the persons who had been waiting, some from...

For the next three weekends ending May 4, partial lockdowns will be implemented with curfews beginning at 4 p.m. on Saturdays and 2 p.m. on Sundays to 5 a.m. on Mondays. In a statement to Parliament to announce the new measures, Prime Minister...

The cute heart-shape birthmark Jabari Osborne was born with has since mushroomed into a lump on his face that has attracted snide remarks from adults, and unpleasant stares and verbal and physical attacks from bullies. The 10-year-old no longer...

With a clear gap between the number of meals being dished out daily and the homeless in Kingston and St Andrew, Mayor Delroy Williams said the municipal corporation was looking to ramp up numbers. Speaking at the corporation’s monthly meeting at...
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