Jamaica

STATHS bury KC's Manning Cup hopes, JC book spot in final

Ian Allen<p>Ian Allen/Photographer Raheem Francis (right) from Holy Trinity shoots at goal while under pressure from Jamaica College captain Malick …

Jamaican soldiers in Belize for joint military training

<b>BELMOPAN, Belize (CMC):<br>Security forces from Jamaica, Canada and the United States are participating in joint military training exercise that ends at</b> …

War

Portland craft vendors upset despite promise of increased cruise arrivals

PORT ANTONIO, Portland:While conceding that Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett is seemingly paying serious attention to Port Antonio, Portland, craft …

PNP refers OCG report on St Ann SE to party's integrity committee, legal advisor

<b>The People’s National Party (PNP) says the contractor general’s report on allegations of impropriety in the office of Member of Parliament Lisa Hanna</b> …

Corruption

Major flooding in Montego Bay

<b>Several streets and businesses in Montego Bay, St Jamaica have been extensively flooded following heavy rains out west Wednesday afternoon.</b><p>Photos and …

Caribbean

Poor drainage blamed for flooding in Portmore Villa and West Meade housing schemes

<b>Several houses in the Portmore Villa and West Meade housing schemes in Portmore, St Catherine, are now flooded after hours of heavy …

Weather

Hard-won case! - Ninja Man, son,co-accused found guilty of murder

Veteran dancehall artiste Desmond 'Ninja Man' Ballentyne, who earlier this year was called on by the Ministry of National Security to be a …

Crime

PM declares no mining will be permitted in Cockpit Country Protected Area

<b>Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced that no mining will be permitted in the Cockpit Country Protected Area.</b><p>Holness made the declaration in …

Athletics

'A suh it go, man' ... Ninja Man reacts to murder conviction

<b>"A suh it go, man."</b><p>That was the reaction of dancehall artiste Ninja Man as he and his co-accused were led from the Home Circuit Court in handcuffs …

Crime

Miss Jamaica World Solange Sinclair returns home

Miss Jamaica World, 24 year old Solange Sinclair, returned to this island this morning, after finishing in the top 10 and copping the Caribbean Queen …

Caribbean

PSTOC says job losses not final outcome of its mandate

Co-Chair of the Public Sector Transformation Oversight Committee (PSTOC), Danny Roberts, has said that PSTOC is not presiding over job losses as the …

Economy

New coffee craze - Jamaicans urged to produce more for Chinese market

China's huge population and ready-made market can potentially absorb all the coffee Jamaica produces, says Chinese ambassador to Jamaica, Niu …

China

Lindsey Lodenquai: the Balancing Act

Lindsey Lodenquai danced her way into many Jamaicans hearts and now she has decided to make a nest there with her new charitable endeavour.Londenquai …

West Indies

New CMU centre to provide training in 3D printing

The offerings of the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) have been further diversified with the opening of the Dr Andrew Wheatley Centre for Digital …

Manufacturing

Men arrested in $10m ganja find charged

<b>The police say three men who were arrested in connection with the seizure of more than $10 million worth of ganja in St Catherine, on Thursday, have</b> …

Crime

Authorities probing viral video of mother violently beating, threatening to kill child

The Child Protection and Family Services Agency and the police are probing an incident in which a mother was seen in a video violently beating her …

Viral

World’s fastest ever man Usain Bolt helping Australia with their running between wickets

EXPLOSIVENESS helped Usain Bolt to eight Olympic gold medals.

Athletics

Crisis! - Scores of Jamaican men wanting a gun to prove their manliness

Jamaican men are reportedly looking more and more to a gun, legal or illegal, to reinforce their masculinity in the face of changes in the local …

Gender

Protect our junior athletes, says Edwards - Bolt's sports therapist calls for greater support in transitioning youth stars

Well-respected sports therapist Everald 'Eddie' Edwards is calling on local track and field authorities to better protect junior athletes and prepare …

Usain Bolt

Porsche launches in Mobay

• Photo<br>• Video<p>he Porsche 718 Boxster in Carmine Red was on display for attendees’ viewing pleasure. Operating under the specially-created division, ATL …

​Court quashes conviction of cop serving 15-year sentence

<b>The Court of Appeal has quashed the conviction of a police Constable accused of dragging a civilian into bushes and shooting him in the back of the</b> …

Crime

Tributes pour in for late Lester Spaulding

<b>There has been an outpouring of tributes for the late chairman of the RJRGLEANER Communications Group J Lester Spaulding.</b><p>Spaulding, 76, died at the …

Free movement of labour - Holness urges greater cooperation within CARICOM

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has said that the threat that climate change poses to Caribbean countries should spur regional leaders to work towards …

Usain Bolt reveals why he never wears his medals, who he wants to win the World Cup - and why he loves Guinness

Chicken nuggets famously fired him to the 2008 100m Olympic title - but it's a drop of the black stuff that Usain Bolt really sprints for.<p>Now …

Athletics

Jamaica

November 16, 2017<p><b>Hi guys it’s Aurianna and I wanted to show you the Jamaican way of the alphabet and there is some Jamaican words that you might want</b> …

Not too late to amend NIDS bill – JFJ

<b>Director of Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) Rodje Malcolm says it’s not too late for the Government to fix some of the areas of the proposed National</b> …

Rights & Freedoms

Construction of LNG power plant at Jamalco to start December

<b>Mining Minister Mike Henry says construction of the 120 megawatt Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) power plant at the Jamalco bauxite refinery is to begin</b> …

Energy

CAS to make Carter ruling in 2018

<b>LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP):</b><p><b>Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter has testified at the Court of Arbitration for Sport to appeal against disqualification from</b> …

Olympics

Gov't to repair roads damaged by recent rains

<b>Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the government will be embarking on a programme to repair roads that have been damaged by the ongoing rains.</b><p>The …

Man Stabbed To Death In Jamaica, Queens

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —</b> Police are investigating a stabbing that left a man dead in Queens.<p>It happened on 116th Avenue near 147th Street in Jamaica …

Crime