St Vincent PM blames passport office ‘weakness’ for identity theft
Dominica Vibes

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves Monday said “a weakness inside of the passport office itself” allowed for a passport to have been issued to someone who, more than five years...

St Vincent PM blames passport office 'weakness' for identity theft
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves Monday said “a weakness inside of the passport office itself” allowed for a passport to have been issued to someone who, more than five years...

Police probing shooting death downtown Kingston
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Detectives assigned to the Kingston Central Division are probing the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a man on Luke Lane yesterday. Local News Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:47:26 GMT St...

Bodies of 74 migrants heading to Europe wash up in Libya
Jamaica Observer

CAIRO, Egypt (AP) — At least 74 bodies of African migrants have washed ashore in western Libya, the Libyan Red Crescent said Tuesday, the latest tragedy at sea along a perilous trafficking route to Europe. Local News...

Man shot dead, woman injured in central Kingston
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Kingston Central police are probing the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a warehouse attendant by unknown assailants at his home and the injuring of a female on Clovelly Road....

ONLINE READERS COMMENT: Jamaica’s crime is a cultural problem
Jamaica Observer

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T&T primary school children did not get HIV from sexual activity, says education minister
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Education Minister Anthony Garcia says the five students who tested positive for the HIV virus did not get infected through sexual activities but were infected from birth. Local News...

US urges Venezuela to release political prisoners
Jamaica Observer

The State Department's call came days after the Venezuelan Supreme Court upheld the punishment of Leopoldo Lopez, who is serving a nearly 14-year sentence on charges of inciting unrest at anti-government protests in 2014....

Health ministry to intensify primary school dental programme
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (JIS) — The Ministry of Health will be intensifying its programme in primary schools aimed at reducing dental cavities in children. Local News Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:09:33 GMT US urges Venezuela to...

Smartphones revolutionising medicine — researchers
Jamaica Observer

BOSTON, United States (AFP) — Smartphones are revolutionising the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses, thanks to add-ons and apps that make their ubiquitous small screens into medical devices, researchers say. Local...

Former journalist detained following murder of banker
Montserrat Reporter

By STAFF WRITER KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent, Feb 14, CMC – Police have detained a former journalist following the shooting death of a banker, who died in hospital on Tuesday. Police said that the former senior reporter at...

Trump faces calls for probe after aide ousted over Russia talks
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Donald Trump's young presidency was plunged into deep crisis Tuesday as the forced departure of a key national security aide triggered calls for an independent inquiry into his...

CDB,UNOPS sign agreement to strengthen cooperation
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the United Nations Office for Projects Services (UNOPS) have signed an agreement providing a framework to improve cooperation...

Trump slams 'illegal leaks' after key aide forced out
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Donald Trump lashed out at "illegal leaks"  Tuesday as the embattled president lost a key national security aide who stands accused of improper contact with the Russian...

Cool Runnings too? Tropical Indonesia makes ice hockey bid
Jamaica Observer

SOUTH TANGERANG, Indonesia (AFP) — They come from a tropical country better known for palm-fringed beaches and big-wave surfing than winter sports. Local News Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:30:18 GMT Trump slams 'illegal leaks'...

Cannabis Authority issues first set of conditional approvals
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Cannabis Licensing Authority has announced that it issued conditional approval for three applicants – two for small cultivators under one acre, and a third for a small processing facility...

Guyana to sign agreement with EU
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Guyana says it will sign the Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) under the European Union Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade (EU/FLEGT) initiative, which Georgetown adopted in...

JPS bills to increase July due to losses
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica Public Service (JPS) customers are likely to see an increase in their bills come July, following the approval of the company’s extraordinary rate review application by the Office of...

Flynn told to leave after losing Trump’s trust, spokesman says
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AP) — President Donald Trump ousted his national security adviser because he lost trust in him, not for any legal concern, Trump's spokesman said Tuesday. Local News Tue, 14 Feb 2017...

Former St Vincent journalist detained after murder of banker
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — Police have detained a former journalist following the shooting death of a banker, who died in hospital on Tuesday. Local News Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:17:04 GMT ONLINE POLL RESULTS: NHT...

St Vincent opens new multi-million dollar international airport
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — St Vincent and the Grenadines Argyle International Airport was officially opened on Monday evening with a flag-raising ceremony in which Prime Minister Dr  Ralph Gonsalves said that...

UK says Trump state visit still on despite opposition
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AP) — The British government says US President Donald Trump's state visit is still on, despite a groundswell of public and political opposition. Local News Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:59:45 GMT St...

Guyanese nabbed at JFK airport with cocaine in shoes
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (CMC) — A Guyanese national has been arrested on arrival at the John F Kennedy International Airport with the authorities indicating that cocaine had been found in shoes in his luggage.. Local...

Cooper helps keep Police unbeaten
Trinidad Guardian

Joelisa Cooper joined the party late, but her presence was certainly felt as she piloted Police to another win in the Premiership Division of the Courts All Sectors Netball League at the Eastern Regional Indoor Sports...

Heart attack vs cardiac arrest: The difference
Jamaica Observer

In keeping with the theme for the Heart Foundation of Jamaica’s observation of Heart Month, today we will be looking at the difference between sudden cardiac arrest and a heart attack. Local News Sun, 12 Feb 2017...

A relatively tight budget
Jamaica Observer

At first glance, the headline expenditure budget for the fiscal year 2017/2018, at roughly $710 billion, represents a sharp 20 per cent increase above the revised estimates for 2016/2017 expenditure of $592.7 billion....

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