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‘HE JUST WALKED OUT’

Corruption probe into ghost lockup escape by fugitive wanted in St Lucia A high-level corruption probe has been launched into the mysterious disappearance from police custody of a Jamaican fugitive wanted in St Lucia for murder and gun crimes, with...

‘Dog Paw’ affiliate gunned down in Kintyre

A targeted man who escaped the wrath of gunmen during a drive-by shooting in Kintyre, St Andrew, last Friday was shot and killed by a lone gunman in the community on Monday afternoon. The deceased is 28-year-old Darren ‘Percy’ Cousins, a reside...

Policeman freed of wounding charge

Police Corporal Damion Auld has been freed in the Home Circuit Court of the 2015 shooting of a man in Kingston. It was alleged that Auld shot the complainant in his back. The prosecution led evidence that the police searched three men including th...

32 new COVID-19 cases, six more deaths

Six more COVID-19 fatalities have been recorded in Jamaica, increasing the tally to 2,402. The deceased are: * A 42-year-old female from St Catherine * A 66-year-old female from St Catherine * An 83-year-old male from St Elizabeth * A 39-year-old fem...

Rihanna honour reignites local conversation

The Barbados government announced on Monday, at an event welcoming its new status as a republic, that pop star and business mogul Rihanna is now the island’s 11th national hero. Even as congratulations have been flowing across social and traditi...

Joyful to be on top

Thompson-Herah World Athletics’ Female Athlete of the Year OVERWHELMED WITH pride, Jamaica’s sprinter Elaine Thompson-Herah expressed happiness at being on top of the world after being crowned as World Athletics’ Female Athlete of the Year. T...

BOODTHIRSTY

Gangster wanted to exhume skull for morbid ritual, court told; soldier who was alleged crony eager to ‘tun up di ting’ A former don-turned-prosecution witness delivered a shocking testimony on Monday, claiming that a member of the One Don Gang h...

FOUR covid wave may hit year end

Epidemiologist Professor Peter Figueroa has lobbied for a ramping up of the COVID-19 vaccination campaign as a fourth wave of the virus could hit Jamaica by year end.That warning comes as the country emerges from the shadow of death that produced rec...

Update | Pathways pastor, cop confirmed dead following crash

 Leader of Pathways International Kingdom Restoration Ministries, Kevin O Smith, was this morning injured in a crash in Bog Walk, St Catherine.Police personnel, who were transporting him to Kingston, were also injured.Smith and one of the cops are c...

Religious leader Kevin Smith, cops injured in St Catherine crash

 Leader of Pathways International Kingdom Restoration Ministries, Kevin O Smith, was this morning injured in a crash in Bog Walk, St Catherine.Police personnel, who were transporting him to Kingston, were also injured.Smith and one of the cops are c...