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JaBA saw Broomfield's resignation coming

Jamaica Basketball Association (JaBA) General Secretary Marland Nattie has said that President Dr Mark Broomfield's decision to resign was one which board members had expected for some time. According to Nattie, Broomfield had said that he was havi...

5 Questions with Walshy Fire

Walshy Fire of Major Lazer has put on blazing performances and produced scorching tracks.Today, he gives The Gleaner a peep into his creative mind. 1: Is there a secret to retaining enough energy to tour as extensively and tirelessly as Major Laze...

Hanover, Westmoreland JPs to get ZOSO training

WESTERN BUREAU: Plans are afoot for justices of the peace (JPs) in Hanover and Westmoreland to be trained so that they will be in a state of readiness to participate in zones of special operations (ZOSO), the Government's latest initiative to b...

Greater scrutiny for FLA and all other National Security Agencies

Greater scrutiny now applies to all government agencies that fall under the banner of national security, such as the Firearm Licensing Authority (FLA), the Jamaica Constabulary Force, and the Passport Immigration and Citizenship Agency (PICA). Thi...

Trench Town residents charged to value learning opportunities

Dr Omar Davies, retired member of parliament for St Andrew Southern, on Wednesday reminded his former constituents of their obligation to take seriously the responsibility of educating their children. "The opportunities which are being presented by...

Devastated! - Hospital staff and patients stunned by death of colleague

"There was not a dry eye - everyone was crying," Errol Greene, chief executive officer of the Kingston Public Hospital (KPH), described how the staff at one of the largest departments at the health facility reacted to news yesterday that 40-year-o...

World's oldest woman snatched

Western Bureau: The world's oldest person, 117-year-old Violet Moss Brown, is caught in the middle of a tug of war between members of her family as one group that claimed that she was not getting the best of care has snatched her from her Duanv...

Shaggy, Love and Hip-Hop's Tara Wallace to host IED Awards in NY

For the past four years, the Image Entertainment and Distinction (IED) Awards show has honoured and highlighted influential celebrities, philanthropists, businessmen and women who proudly serve their communities. This year's will be no differen...

Samuda pleased with Olympic venue choices

Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) president Christopher Samuda is pleased with the decision to name Paris as the city to host the Summer Olympic Games in 2024, and Los Angeles (LA) for the Olympiad four years later. The decisions were announced...

Gov't to assist J'cans in hurricane-ravaged islands to return home

Jamaicans in the British Virgin Islands, the Turks and Caicos Islands and St Martin who have been severely impacted by the effects of Hurricane Irma and want to return home will be getting assistance from the Andrew Holness administration. Mini...