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Six-year-old Jadaine Miller, who was shot dead yesterday.

A 15-year-old suspect is being sought in the shooting death of his six-year-old cousin in Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland, yesterday. The deceased has been identified as Jadaine Miller, who lived in the same yard as the accused. Reports by the police...
Auditor General Pamela Monroe Ellis.

Following a plethora of queries by some government members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) as to why Auditor General Pamela Monroe Ellis was absent from an exit interview by auditors from the Ministry of Finance and the Public Service in...
The Red Hills, St Andrew-based Fi-Wi Mart service station which was hit twice by robbers on the weekend. One suspect was killed in an alleged confrontation with cops on Sunday night.

A bizarre twist of incidents in Red Hills, St Andrew, on Monday, left a bloody trail as investigators processed a crime scene twice following a early-morning multimillion-dollar robbery at a petrol station. The gas station operator has been left...

As the conflict between Israel and Hamas escalates in the Middle East, Opposition Spokesman on Foreign Affairs Lisa Hanna has urged the United Nations (UN) to move swiftly to bring a resolution to the violence that has claimed the lives of nearly...

Canadian resident Garfield Patterson says that for the past five months, someone has been using his picture on a Facebook page they created and has been targeting his friends for money and asking for his personal contact information. Patterson,...

Raam Naraysingh, 50, was diagnosed with mild hypertension last September. It came as a shocker to him as at previous doctor’s visits, he was encouraged to continue on the same trajectory, as his readings were normal. The former technical services...

Although it took more than a decade for Rita Marley, the widow of music icon Bob Marley, and his 11 children to get control of his musical assets, they “never give up the fight”, which is the message portrayed in one of Marley’s songs entitled Get...

Opposition Senator Damion Crawford has proposed that a portion of the general consumption tax (GCT) collected by the Government be used to pay pensions. In his proposal to scrap the current National Insurance Scheme (NIS) contributory system,...

A 29-year-old man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the murder of his eight-year-old stepson. The sentence was handed down on Dwayne Thomas in the St Catherine Circuit Court on May 14. When Thomas appeared before Justice Courtney Daye,...

The mother of two children who were savagely chopped and left to die is pleading for help for the teenagers, who still bear physical and psychological scars. The sentencing of 24-year-old Timothy Tulloch, who pleaded guilty, was postponed on May 10...
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