‘UNFAIR’ - Mother of 7-year-old killed in freak garbage truck incident wants Gov’t to cover all funeral costs

Church is one of the few places Japhene Campbell feels at ease long enough to smile since her seven-year-old son was crushed by a garbage truck at Clan Carthy Primary School in Kingston three weeks ago. However, yesterday’s service at the...more..

Load next election with referendum votes, PM urged - Ballot on CCJ, buggery, removing Queen suggested for next polls

Jamaicans should be asked to settle issues mooted for several years via referendum at the next general election, among them the repeal of the buggery law and the future of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), according to legal and political...more..

EOJ competent, capable, ready for referendum - Elections body can handle both simultaneously – Brown

Jamaica’s elections boss, Glasspole Brown, says the Electoral Office of Jamaica (EOJ) is competent, capable and ready to handle national elections as well as a referendum on any issue should the government decide on simultaneously having both....more..

Local Karaoke Singers to compete in Toronto

Barbados and Canada have always enjoyed excellent relations between the two nations. On November 20 the cultural relations between the two countries will be strengthened even further when Media Links Productions of Barbados teams up with Maximum Success Mmore..

King, Queen of Junior Bodybuilding and Body Fitness

Two of the island’s tertiary learning institutions on Friday night produced the king and queen of junior bodybuilding and body fitness in Barbados. During the National Sports Council’s Mr School Boy Bodybuilding and Miss School Girl Body Fitness Championsmore..

Lecture on protecting self in digital age

What You Need to Know to Protect Yourself in the Digital Age, is the title of an upcoming lecture to be hosted next week by the Criminal Justice Research and Planning Unit, Office of the Attorney General. The lecture, which will be held on Tuesday, Novembmore..

Men on illegal firearm charges

“Three St Andrew residents charged with possession of illegal firearm and ammunition will appear at the Grenville Magistrate’s Court on 30 January 2020.”more..

Carriacou operations yield successes

“Since its deployment a few weeks ago, the Operational Unit of the Northern Policing District has yielded numerous successes in its crime-fighting efforts.”more..

Police investigate death at Duquesne, St Mark

“Marvin Francis of Duquesne, St Mark was pronounced dead at the scene following an altercation in which he received several chop wounds to the body.”more..