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Jamaica Gleaner

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500
Land rush - PM promises 20,000 titles over next three years
Charging that the People's National Party (PNP) has been tinkering with land titling for years, Prime Minister Andrew Holness said his administration was far down the track in putting in place plans to register thousands of acres of land.In his...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500
Dons to be placed on 'watch list'
If the Andrew Holness administration has its way, dons and other criminal masterminds could be placed on 'watch lists' by the courts and subject to enhanced surveillance and other measures.The prime minister told his parliamentary colleagues...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500
Stakeholders expect no disruptions for GSAT
Everton Hannam, president of the National Parent-Teacher Association of Jamaica, said he did not expect the ongoing state of public emergency in the St Catherine North Police Division to adversely affect students sitting the Grade Six Achievement...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500
Clansman accused of over 100 murders in 15 months - 'Blackman' and relatives charged
Data presented by the Counter-Terrorism and Organised Crime Investigation Branch (C-TOC) has indicated that the Spanish Town-based Clansman Gang is responsible for 103 of the 183 murders committed in the St Catherine North Police Division during th...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500
Prime Minister: Public engagement for NIDS regulations
The Government has completed 90 per cent of the business processes required for the implementation of the National Identification System (NIDS), Prime Minister Andrew Holness disclosed during his contribution to the Budget Debate yesterday.The...

Jamaica Observer

Jamaica Star

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0500
Don wants 100 killed for son's murder
It was only two years ago that August Town was celebrating 365 days without a murder. Fast-forward and the same community is on edge following multiple murders since the start of the year.One resident of the community who wanted to remain anonymous...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0500
Hurting after abortion - Woman endures six years of nightmare
After reading the cover story in The STAR yesterday, Mary Jane* contacted this newspaper to share her story about the impact Cytotec has had on her.Jane said she was forced to swallow the tablets by her boyfriend six years ago. He also ensured that...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0500
Man charged with conning JDF hopefuls
A St Catherine man who allegedly collected a quantity of money from persons under the guise that he could get them into the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) has been charged with fraud.The Spanish Town police have charged Germaine Vassell with three...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0500
News on the go
A by-election has been ordered for the Yallahs division of the St Thomas Municipal Corporation after the Supreme Court yesterday voided the election of Jamaica Labour Party's (JLP) Dean Jones.Jones won the November 28, 2016 local government electio...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:00:00 -0500
All set for GSAT
Education Minister Ruel Reid says the State is ready to accommodate the 39,093 students registered to sit the final Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) tomorrow and Friday.Reid said all systems and mechanisms needed for the national primary-level...

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