Teacher's body, skeletal remains found in St Ann
Jamaica Observer

ST ANN, Jamaica — The body of a Charlemont High School teacher was this morning found in bushes in Barrett Hall, St Ann. Local News Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:53:40 GMT Plaintiff in landmark US abortion case Roe v Wade...

Teacher's body, skeletal remains found in St Ann
Jamaica Observer

ST ANN, Jamaica — The body of a Charlemont High School teacher was this morning found in bushes in Barrett Hall, St Ann. Local News Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:53:40 GMT Teacher's body, skeletal remains found in St Ann...

CARICOM first ladies take aim at teenage pregnancy, cervical cancer, violence against women
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The first ladies and spouses of Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders are urging support for their initiative which focuses on the reduction of teenage pregnancy, cervical cancer, violence...

$3m set aside to monitor rehabilitation of Palisadoes mangroves
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Government has allocated $3 million for the continued monitoring of the rehabilitation of mangroves along the Palisadoes strip in Kingston. Local News Sat, 18 Feb 2017 15:57:16 GMT...

Gov’t moving to address water needs for housing and agriculture — Holness
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Government says it is putting measures in place to ensure adequate and reliable water supply to boost housing construction and agricultural production. Local News Sat, 18 Feb 2017...

Plaintiff in landmark US abortion case Roe v Wade dies
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Norma McCorvey, the plaintiff in the case that led to the Supreme Court's landmark Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion in the United States in 1973, died Saturday. She was 69....

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...

Blair urges pro-EU Britons to ‘rise up’ against Brexit
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair yesterday urged Britons who support the European Union to “rise up” and persuade Brexit voters to change their mind about leaving the...

All set for Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run tomorrow
Jamaica Observer

The 19th staging of the Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run kicks off tomorrow in New Kingston, with close to record-breaking runners, walkers and wheelchair participants set to take part. Local News Sat, 18 Feb 2017 03:00:00 GMT...

10 schoolchildren injured in Trelawny crash
Jamaica Observer

FALMOUTH, Trelawny — The 10 students who were injured in a motor vehicle collision in Trelawny yesterday morning have been transferred from Falmouth Hospital to other hospitals for treatment, head of the Trelawny...

TAJ only printing ‘urgent’ motor vehicle titles
Jamaica Observer

Applicants for motor vehicle titles from Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ) are still experiencing delays as the revenue collection agency is, at this time, only able to facilitate printing for cases that are considered...

Black River Primary math wave gets thumbs up
Jamaica Observer

Acting principal of the Black River Primary and Infant School Sharon Whyte (second right) and guidance counsellor, Michelle Spence-Kelly (second left), are all smiles as they showcase their innovative math dollars...

US Congresswoman tables legislation to protect immigrants
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (CMC) — Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette D Clarke has tabled a Bill in the United States House of Representatives aimed at protecting undocumented Caribbean and other immigrants....

Gov’t allocates $1.3 billion to buy spare parts for JUTC
Jamaica Observer

The Local News Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT US Congresswoman tables legislation to protect immigrants http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/US-Congresswoman-tables-legislation-to-protect-immigrants_89870 WASHINGTON, United...

St Ann’s Bay Hospital wants chamber, hoteliers to partner in blood drive
Jamaica Observer

OCHO RIOS, St Ann — Chief executive officer of the St Ann’s Bay Hospital Leo Garrel has called on members of the St Ann Chamber of Commerce and the Jamaica Hotel Tourist Association (JHTA) to partner with the...

Man faces court on sex charges after two years on run
Jamaica Observer

After being on the run for almost two years, a 37-year-old Islington, St Mary, resident was arrested and charged with three counts of rape yesterday. Local News Sat, 18 Feb 2017 03:00:00 GMT St Ann’s Bay Hospital...

No more shame
Jamaica Observer

Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday put on a hard hat, climbed into a backhoe and broke ground for a US$1.03-million sewerage project in his St Andrew West Central constituency which, he said, will finally spare him...

Brady to lobby for Jamaica’s place on IMO Council
Jamaica Observer

Director general of the Maritime Authority of Jamaica, Rear Admiral Peter Brady, has been appointed as Jamaica’s special envoy to the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to lobby for the country’s...

Double up
Jamaica Observer

The National Family Planning Board Sexual Health Authority (NFPB-SHA) is encouraging Jamaicans to use dual methods of contraception for effective protection against pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)....

Legal aid: A viable alternative
Jamaica Observer

When someone has been charged for violating the law and is seeking legal representation, the legal aid clinic is often their last resort. Local News Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Double up...

‘Man Up Jamaica’
Jamaica Observer

An intervention called “Man Up Jamaica — A Call to Healthy, Responsible Manhood” — is being described as a movement that is poised to change the landscape of the Jamaican society. Local News Sat, 18...

Venezuelans to protest for opposition leader's release
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela — Jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez has called on his supporters to hold a "massive" protest on Saturday, after US President Donald Trump incensed Caracas by calling for his...

Education minister says new standard curriculum better for students
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The new National Standard Curriculum (NSC), will better prepare students for high academic achievements, says Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator Ruel Reid. Local News Fri,...

BPO sector heating up
Jamaica Observer

Country manager of Sutherland Global Services Limited (SGS), Odetta Rockhead-Kerr, says that the company wants to triple its workforce over the next three years — but which is facing a significant shortage of...

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