US$738 million corruption cost - Metry Seaga demands action to cure disease eating away heart of Jamaica

Jamaica continues to pay dearly for corruption, with an estimated five per cent of the gross domestic product lost each year to the practice, amounting to millions of dollars. This is a serious indication of the failure of successive administrations...more..


The Church is not silent - Prayer Breakfast guest speaker says pastors are always putting the nation before God

Addressing criticism that the Church is too silent on important issues affecting the country, president of the Jamaica Baptist Union and pastor of the St Ann's Bay Circuit of Baptist Church the Reverend Karen Kirlew said that the notion is the...more..


OUR: Utility companies fail to meet standards to notify customers of planned outages

The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) says that the country's water and power providers - the National Water Commission (NWC) and the Jamaica Public Service (JPS), respectively - are failing to meet standards for notifying their customers of...more..


Ministry of Health – No cases of H1N1 virus so far this year

The Ministry of Health and Wellness is assuring the public that there have been no cases of the Influenza A H1N1 virus recorded in Barbados so far this year. This comes on the heels of news out of Trinidad and Tobago of three deaths attributed to the virmore..


Thieving Stanford cops 12 months

A 52-year-old St Peter man will spend the next 12 months in jail, after pleading guilty to stealing perfume and sunglasses from Cave Shepherd. When Dale Archibald Stanford of Four Hill recently appeared in the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court before Actinmore..


Wood’s indiscretion

A St Joseph father today said he was sorry for his action on the day he choked his ex-girlfriend and mother of his 11-year-old son. Ryan O’neal Wood told the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court presided over by Acting Magistrate Anika Jackson: “I am sorry fomore..


tWRF in solidarity with the Grenada Bar Association

“tWRF has since 2004, made overtures to every parliamentary representative for the Town of St George to have York House restored (repaired), to no avail.”more..


Gas prices for January 2019

Retail prices of petroleum products, effective Friday, 18 January 2019.more..


Video: CPEA project to save endangered leatherback turtles

Sam Clarke and Tanner Hockley turned their primary school project into a nationwide campaign to raise awareness for the protection of endangered Leatherback turtles.more..