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Teacher killers are cowards, says Terrelonge

Alando Terrelonge, state minister in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, says the recent murders of teachers Clevon Campbell and Samuel Martin have robbed the educational system of two educators at a time when there is a glaring need...

Merl Grove programme kicks bad behaviour through gate

Several Merl Grove High School students who were either constantly misbehaving in classes or underperforming during the Christmas term were awarded yesterday for making a full turnaround after participating in a programme created by the school. Du...

Bloomfield murder accused offered $800,000 bail

After being charged two months ago with the murder of East Portland Member of Parliament Dr Lynvale Bloomfield, 20-year-old Simeon Anthony Sutherland was yesterday offered bail in the sum of $800,000 when he appeared in the Portland Parish Court. ...

Seaga hospitalised in the US

Former Prime Minister Edward Seaga has been hospitalised in the United States of America. Seaga, 88, is battling cancer and its complications. The Gleaner understands that Jamaica’s fifth prime minister, who has been receiving medical attention fo...

Deadly riddle - Family considers new procedure as autopsies in alleged rogue cop drama raise fresh questions

The results of autopsies conducted on a civilian and a policeman killed under controversial circumstances in St Catherine two weeks ago have raised more questions regarding the events of the fateful night. The two died following a wild, high-speed...

Jada, Will Smith endorse ‘Sprinter’ ahead of US opening

Sprinter, the film directed by Jamaican Storm Saulter, opened in theatres across the US last Wednesday, and executive producers Jada Pinkett-Smith and her husband, Will Smith, took to their respective Instagram accounts to ramp up support for ...

Laurie Foster | Penn Relays disappointment

The 125th hosting of the Penn Relays at the University of Pennsylvania’s Franklin Field Stadium was staged last weekend. There was the traditional outstanding display by Jamaican athletes cheered on by the usual mammoth crowd of supporters trave...

Opposition welcomes auditor general’s UDC probe

Even as the Integrity Commission has submitted a damning report to Parliament on the Government’s handling of the sale of Rooms on the Beach by Montego Beach (1975) Limited to Puerto Caribe Properties Limited, the Auditor General’s Department ...

PM, other parliamentarians run afoul of integrity law

The 2017 annual report of the Integrity Commission has revealed that five current and three former parliamentarians’ statutory declarations that were submitted to the oversight body did not receive the all-clear signal from the agency. The curre...

Free beach - Vaz, Gov’t, UDC fingered in J$1.3b resort property giveaways

The Holness administration, Minister without Portfolio Daryl Vaz, and the Urban Development Corporation (UDC) have been slammed by the Office of the Contractor General (OCG) for their role in the sale of beach property to Puerto Caribe Properties ...