Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Vybz Kartel – File Defence attorneys for dancehall entertainer Vybz Kartel will be pushing for him to receive bail in his remaining murder case following today’s not-guilty verdict in the Barrington ‘Bossy’ Burton murder trial. One of Kartel’s attorneys, Christian Tavares-Finson, says the defence is now awaiting instructions from Kartel regarding the filing of another […]

Weeks after being sworn in as a Justice of the Peace, entertainer Tony Rebel has started his duties signing and stamping official documents. The veteran reggae singer talks with Music News about the training process and his role. Gospel Minister, Producer and singer Tommy Cowan was also sworn in recently as a JP. In addition to the […]

Rajae Watson of Gentles Kinder Campus, the Kiwanis Club of Linstead 2013 Champion speller, is flanked by second-place winner Breanna Nelson (right) of Mount Rosser Primary School, and third-place winner Davinia Andrade (left), also of Gentles Kinder Campus. PHOTO BY KAREN SUDU Karen Sudu, Gleaner Writer LINSTEAD, St Catherine: IT WAS a proud moment for six-year-old Rajae Watson […]

Jamaica’s Asafa Powell (right) taking second in the men’s 100 metres at the IAAF Diamond League athletics meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland yesterday. Powell clocked 9.88 seconds to finish runner-up to American Tyson Gay (second left), 9.79. Jamaicans Nickel Ashmeade (second right) and Kemar Bailey-Cole (left) finished fifth and sixth respectively. Both were awarded the same […]