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An attorney-at-law has been arrested and charged after he is alleged to have forged the signature of a judge to facilitate the fraudulent transfer of a property in St Mary.The police say 39-year-old Jerome Dixon has been charged with forgery,...

The Kensington Methodist Church, three houses and two vehicles were extensively damaged today when a 40-foot storage container exploded in the farming community of Kensington in East Portland. 

The outright denial by popular entertainer Adidja 'Vybz Kartel' Palmer of any involvement in the death of Clive 'Lizard' Williams was not treated fairly or adequately, one attorney has charged.

Policeman Theodore Blake, who is charged with breaches of the Corruption Prevention Act, was granted $300,000 bail with 1 to 2 sureties when he appeared in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court yesterday. Bail was granted by parish...

The House of Representatives this week passed a bill validating the powers of the Spectrum Management Authority to calculate, impose and collect fees from Group 2 Level One users of the country’s radio spectrum. Group 2 Level One user refers...

BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgium’s airspace was closed off for landings and departures for about two hours on Thursday afternoon because of a technical glitch in the data system of the air safety control centre. Belgocontrol spokesman Dominque...

For victims of crime on U.S. soil who are living in the country illegally, a special visa programme encourages them to help solve their cases and catch criminals and often provides their only clear path to citizenship. But, as Republican President...

St Catherine accountant 35-year-old Tamara Gouldbourne, who defrauded a law firm of more than $8.1 million, was given a six-month custodial sentence for larceny when she appeared in the St Catherine Parish Court on Tuesday. Gouldbourne was also...

The attorney for one of the men convicted of murder along with popular entertainer Vybz Kartel has charged that the law enforcement authorities involved in the case were "loose, lax and inept."...

The North-East Regional Health Authority is investigating claims that a man died at the St Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital on Friday due to medical negligence. The authority said the man, who was a diver, presented at the Accident and Emergency...

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett and other officials yesterday afternoon formally welcomed new nonstop flights by German airline, Eurowings, and Panama’s Copa Airlines at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay.  Eurowings...

Yolande Ramharrack, the human resource manager at the scandal-hit Petrojam, has declared that she has done nothing wrong as an administrator and deserves the $13.04 million she earns each year.

A St Catherine District Constable has been arrested in connection with two stolen motorcars. The police say about 2:30 yesterday afternoon the driver of a Nissan Tiida motor car was stopped along the East West Toll Road in St. Catherine. His...

Eric Coleridge Barnett, the longest serving former headmaster of Wolmer’s Boys’ School in Kingston, died yesterday, leaving thousands of past students in mourning. Barnett, affectionately called 'Barnie Rubble' by...

Human-rights advocacy group Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) yesterday filed an action in the constitutional court, asking it to rule that public schools cannot set a 'no-locks policy' that forces children to remove their natural, locked hair in order to...

The National Road Safety Council (NRSC) is targeting single-digit road fatalities by the end of the next decade, even though projections from the World Health Organisation (WHO) suggest that injuries caused by road traffic crashes could be the fifth...
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