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5 Questions with ‘Johnny’ Daley

Next weekend, Rebel Salute 2020 will offer patrons a little more than they usually bargain for with the first-time inclusion of a comedy hour on Friday, January 17, spearheaded by long-time comedian Johnny Daley. Though a first for Tony Rebel’s ...

Sunshine Girls will do well – Bernard

Former president of Netball Jamaica (NJ) Marva Bernard said she is expecting a good showing from the Sunshine Girls when they compete in the Vitality Netball Nations Cup in England from January 19-26, 2020. The four-nation tournament, which will be...

Prosecutors say fraud evidence compelling

After three days of withering criticism during which the defence sought to invalidate the case brought against eight accused in the multimillion-dollar fraud trial enmeshing the Manchester Municipal Corporation, the Crown fired back yesterday with...

DPP vows to fight appeal as Tesha Miller gets 38 years

The swagger may slow to a shuffle and the piercing eyes fade to a squint. Tesha Miller will be a grey-haired old man, aged almost 80, when he walks out of prison, a humbling blow delivered by the State to the Jamaican mafia boss whose Clansman...

Woman killed, 2-y-o, four others shot in drive-by

Six persons, including a two-year-old infant, were shot about 6:30 yesterday evening on Bowens Road, off Waltham Park Road, in the St Andrew South Division, one of seven police zones under a state of emergency. One woman has since been confirm...

Busman is first Hanover murder victim of 2020

A bus operator who was stabbed to death by two men on Wednesday night at the Lucea Bus Park has become Hanover’s first murder victim of 2020. The deceased has been identified as 43-year-old Carl Amberley, otherwise called ‘Kevin’, who resided...

Azan’s, Juici among five fined for plastic ban breaches

Five of the six businesses charged with breaching the prohibition order concerning single-use plastic bags were fined when their cases were heard in the Corporate Area Parish Court yesterday. Kidtopia Limited pleaded not guilty. Its case is set for...

HBO axes ‘Game of Thrones’ spin-off

The ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel pilot starring Naomi Watts is not moving forward at HBO. The planned spin-off project was set to take place thousands of years before the events of the original series – which was based on George R.R. Martin...

We need US$2mil yearly - Ricketts

Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) president Michael Ricketts says that the body will be seeking to raise US$2 million (over J$276 million) annually to prepare its senior national men’s team for the upcoming FIFA World Cup qualification campaign....

Opposition demands proof of MOU court ruling

The Opposition People’s National Party (PNP) says it is stumped by Tuesday’s revelation by National Security Minister Dr Horace Chang that the Supreme Court had ruled that Operation Anthem – the Peter Phillips-era electronic surveillance mem...