JTA pays homage to history at Mizpah Primary
Jamaica Observer

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Members of the teachers’ union, Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA), gathered in their numbers at the Mizpah Primary School in Walderston, northern Manchester, earlier this month...

UK chaplain to The Queen urges Anglican church to strengthen mission
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The 147th Synod of the Anglican Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands was last week reminded that it was called to “walk in the way of Christ, show love and serve”. Local News...

Saved by the grace of God
Jamaica Observer

HENRY Blair and his family are giving God thanks for life today as he narrowly escaped death on Saturday when flood waters swept through his house in 19 Miles/Palmetto Pen, Clarendon. Local News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00...

Flood disaster
Jamaica Observer

Heavy, persistent rain caused by a trough in the vicinity of Jamaica over the weekend brought disaster to sections of south-east Clarendon Saturday. Local News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Saved by the grace of God...

Government commended by ICAO regional office
Jamaica Observer

The newly constructed Air Traffic Control Tower at Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay which is expected to be commissioned into service before the end of the year. In the background is the Jamaica Civil...

Ja needs to discard narrow-minded politics, says Phillips
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica needs better politics to rebuild trust and not one rooted in tribal divisiveness where State funds are used to advance narrow political views instead of to develop holistic measures to solve our problems,...

Grange defends Jamaica 55 celebrations
Jamaica Observer

MINISTER of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sports Olivia “Babsy” Grange is defending Government’s position on the staging of Jamaica 55 celebrations amid a slew of questions and concerns raised by her...

Cops foil attack on police station
Jamaica Observer

AN attempt by gunmen yesterday to carry out an early morning attack on Hayes Police Station in north-west Clarendon was foiled by the quick action of cops there. Local News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Grange defends...

Under 18 Men’s Beach soccer screening
Trinidad Guardian

The T&T Football Association along with the Beach Soccer Association of T&T will stage opening Screening sessions this weekend geared towards National Under 18 Men’s selection for the 2017 Commonwealth Youth...

Groups urge govt to enact FOIA
Nassau Guardian

With Parliament prorogued on Friday, the Christie administration has all but lost its window to enact important legislation like the Freedom of Information Act 2017 (FOIA) ahead of the general election, charged a...

Sixty three candidates nominated ahead of May 24 general election
Antigua Observer

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, Mar. 30, CMC – Ahead of the May 24 general election, 63 candidates were nominated on Wednesday for the 19 electoral districts across this British Overseas territory.

O’Shaughnessy Helps Cardiff Retain Trophy
Bernews

Bermudian Tadhg O’Shaughnessy and his Cardiff University rugby team retained the Western Counties Plate Final in a tight match vs Exeter University, winning 16 – 14. O’Shaughnessy, a former Bermuda U19...

‘Draw brakes’
Jamaica Observer

Portia Simpson Miller yesterday told the Government to roll back the $13.5 billion worth of taxes proposed to finance the 2017/18 budget. Local News Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Goverment to implement public sector...

#BudgetDebate: Portia champions women’s empowerment in final Parliament speech
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Portia Simpson Miller, who made her contribution to the 2017/18 budget debate today, urged more women to become involved in politics as she urged Parliament to do more to protect them. Local News...

Hit by car, cases of measles, chicken pox but GSAT students undeterred
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Day one of the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT), which saw students writing scripts for mathematics and social studies, was not as smooth as a few students, teachers and administrative staff...

O-Wrap: Champs tickets up 5%... GSAT woes... Portia's final Parliament speech
Jamaica Observer

1. Portia scolds Gov’t over 'reckless' ambitions Local News Thu, 16 Mar 2017 19:00:45 GMT Hit by car, cases of measles, chicken pox but GSAT students undeterred...

Neymar hails multi-million euro tax victory
Jamaica Observer

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (AFP) — Barcelona superstar Neymar claimed "a great victory" on Thursday after seeing a 50 million euro fine imposed by Brazilian tax authorities reportedly halved on appeal. Local News Thu, 16...

CAC urges online shoppers to be alert
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — With more Jamaicans choosing to shop online, the Consumer Affairs Commission (CAC) is stressing the need for consumers to safeguard their personal information as they conduct electronic...

CONCACAF office will boost football in Jamaica and wider region, says Grange
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia Grange, says the establishment of the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF)...

McDonald's apologises for hacked tweet slamming Trump
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — McDonald's apologised Thursday after it briefly posted on Twitter a blast criticising President Donald Trump, which the company blamed on a hack from an external source. Local News...

NSWMA to clear, beautify entrance to Riverton Meadows
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA), is to clear and beautify the front of Riverton Meadows, in St Andrew. Local News Thu, 16 Mar 2017 21:06:17 GMT McDonald's apologises...

US man sentenced for posting online threat against Obama
Jamaica Observer

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to time served after pleading guilty to posting on an FBI website that he planned to kill the president of the United States. Local News Thu, 16 Mar 2017 21:31:28...

Simpson Miller proposes Special Standing Committee on social security
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Outgoing Leader of the Opposition, Portia Simpson Miller, is proposing that a Special Standing Committee on Social Security be established in Parliament, aimed at increasing participation in...

Activist urges Cayman to grow marijuana after long wait for cannabis oil from Jamaica
Jamaica Observer

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) — The Government of the Cayman Islands is being urged to cultivate marijuana locally. Local News Thu, 16 Mar 2017 17:14:38 GMT Forex: J$128.47 to one US dollar...

ISSA fires back at Calabar over opposition of KC’s Ugandan student
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Following Calabar High’s request for clarity in the Inter Secondary School Association’s (ISSA) decision to allow Ugandan Arymanya Rodgers to participate in the 2017 GraceKennedy Boys...

Portmore United hunt CFU title after victory against Cayman's Scholars International
Jamaica Observer

BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (CMC) — Portmore United launched their bid for the Caribbean Football Union’s Club Championship title after stopping Scholars International of Cayman Islands 2-0, on Tuesday. Local News Wed,...

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