KINGSTON, Jamaica — It was on Wednesday reported that Jamaica recorded its first ‘probable’ case of Zika virus-related microcephaly. Chief Medical Officer (CMO) D ... Read More
US prosecutors want suspected J'can scammer held without bond 8:07 PM
BISMARCK, North Dakota (AP) — US prosecutors want a Jamaican man who's accused of maste ...... Read More
Trump, spokesman slam US media over inaugural crowd coverage 7:37 PM
WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Donald Trump and his chief spokesman launched an unpr ...... Read More
Unplanned pregnancies causing social problems in St Lucia — official 7:02 PM
CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — A senior official of the St Lucia Planned Parenthood Associa ...... Read More
Caribbean finance ministers to attend IDB annual meeting in Paraguay 4:15 PM
WASHINGTON, United States (CMC) — Key development, trade and investment challenges for L ...... Read More
MINISTER of Finance and the Public Service Audley Shaw says that $8.5 billion of the $12.8-billion increase in the Government’s expenditure for 2016/17, approved by the House of Representati ... Read More
Three more months’ wait for Trafigura ruling
The Appeal Court is to rule on April 28 whether Portia Simpson Miller and the other four members of the People’s National Party (PNP) should ...... Read More
Montague wants improved conditions for security guards
MINISTER of National Security Robert Montague says he will be lobbying for improved working conditions for private security guards. Speaking at an ...... Read More
JCHS recommends systems for protecting children
The Jamaica Coalition for a Healthy Society (JCHS) has waded in on the controversy surrounding Moravian pastor Rupert Clarke, recommending that all ...... Read More
The eighth staging of the Central Hurdles and Relays meet is expected to be buzzing with excitement, as the track and field season shifts into high gear with six development meets on the schedule ... Read More
Structure key to return of winning culture, says Adams
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Newly appointed director of cricket Jimmy Adams says one of the major items on his agenda is creating a structur ...... Read More
Humming Birds soar above Orchids in game one
Kingston Humming Birds have placed one hand on the Berger Elite Netball League title after drawing first blood with a 57-43 victory over St Ann Or ...... Read More
Family operated Joong Supermarket and Wholesale has been expanded to include a home centre in Portmore, St Catherine. The supermarket chain, which first began operation in Morant Bay, St Thomas, ... Read More
Shaw says fiscal results prove soundness of ‘1.5’ income tax policy
Minister of Finance and the Public Service Audley Shaw says that the country’s tax performance so far in 2016/17 proves the soundness of the ...... Read More
Kingston Properties buys Spanish Town Road complex
Kingston Properties Limited (KPREIT) this week closed on a new property in Jamaica, a warehouse and office complex located on Spanish Town Road in K ...... Read More
Jamaica to host major international tourism conference
Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett signed an agreement on Monday at the Palacio Neptuno in Spain to host a major global conference ...... Read More
GOSPEL singer Kevin Downswell is pleased to be among this year’s Youth View Awards (YVA) nominations for Best Gospel Artiste. “This is my fourth nomination, but each one feels like the ... Read More
In the beginning of all relationships you’ll get the butterflies, and while this stage is indeed sweet, you should not ignore the signs that you could be dating a wolf in sheep’s clothi ... Read More
Should you judge him by how he treats his mother?
It has been said that how a man treats his mother is a direct reflection of how he will treat his woman or his wife. How true is this theory? Sean: ...... Read More
How important is religion in your relationship?
There is a famous Bible scripture that states that two cannot walk unless they agree, and this has proven to be correct in many cases. While it is ...... Read More
In a time now gone from us, a much-used jokey-fie custom was to tek bad sinting mek laugh — which was to say, no matter how bad things were, they could be converted to laughter. Some of the ... Read More
Andrew Holness’s Israel visit and the British prison gift
Friday, January 13, 2017 may be a defining date for Jamaica. Prime Minister Andrew Holness made a serious error of judgement by his high-profile mee ...... Read More
We’re all wary of the unpredictable Trump
The world is on edge as the time for Donald Trump to be sworn in as president of the United States approaches. Trump has turned out to be unorthod ...... Read More
Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett has signed an agreement with representatives of the Excellence Group Luxury Hotels and Resorts to build two hotels in Oyster Bay, Trelawny. The Ministry of Tour ... Read More
Should the fountain in Sam Sharpe Square be removed?
Last week the National Works Agency (NWA) announced a raft of measures to ease the chronic traffic congestion in the resort city of Montego Bay. Inc ...... Read More
MoBay mayor says St James crime initiative bearing fruit
MONTEGO BAY, St James — Chairman of the St James Municipal Corporation Homer Davis says the Government’s decision to provide addition re ...... Read More
Money may be the root of all evil, but it also makes the mare go, and money is obviously a dire need as the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) prepares to send the national Under-17s off to the CON ... Read More
It shouldn’t have to take Mr Cliff Hughes...
The image of the Child Development Agency (CDA) and the Office of the Children’s Registry (OCR) that emerged from an extensive interview w ...... Read More
Obeah statement shows security minister a desperate man
NationalSecurity Minister Robert Montague has invoked the shady practice of obeah to frighten criminals, demonstrating that he is a desperate ma ...... Read More
Two days to
of Mr Donald
Jamaicans, like the rest of the world, are intrigued as American politics unfolds three days before the inauguration of Mr Donald Trump as the ...... Read More
Ground was yesterday broken for a US$50-million complex in Kingston that will house a full-scale BMW/MINI international showroom and service centre, as well as a 220-room Marriott AC brand hotel. ... Read More
'My uncle is a obeah man', Montague warns criminal ...
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of National Security Robert Montague today challenged ... Read More
UPDATE: Bodies of missing Westmoreland trio were d ...
WESTMORELAND, Jamaica — The bodies of three Westmoreland men, who were reported mis ... Read More
Man, 2 children dead after gunmen shoot six in Han ...
HANOVER, Jamaica — A man and two children were last night shot dead in Williamsfie ... Read More
5.2 magnitude earthquake felt in Portland and Port ...
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Sections of the island were rattled by an earthquake with a ma ... Read More