Monday, January 22nd, 2018

British singer Sting has arrived on Jamaican soil, and his first order of duty was a visit to the Bustamante Children’s Hospital in Kingston. With Shaggy as his host, Sting got a tour of the hospital on Friday morning, where he met some of the children as well as interacted with some parents who were […]

At the December launch of Rebel Salute 2018, which takes place on January 12 and 13 at Grizzly’s Plantation Cove, St Ann, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange, put some figures to the festival which has grown out of deejay Tony Rebel’s birthday celebration in 1994. In The Gleaner‘s report on […]

The National Works Agency (NWA) says the roadway leading to Lime Hall in St Ann remains impassable after heavy rains on Friday. However, it says work is under way to have it reopened. The NWA says landslides have also blocked roads from Richmond to Highgate, and Trinity to Little Bay in St Mary; while roads leading to Cornwall Barracks […]

Transport Minister Mike Henry has indicated that the illegal actions of some members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) and the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) contributed to Friday night’s crash in St Catherine, which left four people dead. The incident happened along the McCook’s Pen main road as two cars, travelling in opposite directions, collided. Ten people, including […]