Homeowners angry at parking fines for cars in their driveway
Telegraph UK

Homeowners angry at parking fines for cars in their driveway ALL SECTIONS More Homeowners angry at parking fines for cars in their driveway The cars getting a ticket are nudging out on to the path by inches Credit: PA 26...

One in four pensioners whose care home place is supposed to be funded by state forced to pay top-up fees, report finds
Telegraph UK

One in four pensioners whose care home place is supposed to be funded by state forced to pay top-up fees, report finds ALL SECTIONS More One in four pensioners whose care home place is supposed to be funded by state...

Pensioners using their homes as 'cash mahcines' to borrow £8m a day 
Telegraph UK

Pensioners using their homes as 'cash mahcines' to borrow 8m a day ALL SECTIONS More Pensioners using their homes as 'cash mahcines' to borrow 8m a day More than 700 million was borrowed over the past three months,...

Inniss: Government looking for solutions
Nation News

COMMERCE MINISTER Donville Inniss, has stressed that he will not engage in any “shouting match” but rather is seeking to “partner on sustainable solutions” to combat the real problems that confront...

Prince Williams leaves air ambulance service which deeply influenced his mental health work
Telegraph UK

Prince Williams leaves air ambulance service which deeply influenced his mental health work ALL SECTIONS More Prince Williams leaves air ambulance service which deeply influenced his mental health work The Duke of...

Girl found dead on Kent railway thought to have been electrocuted
Telegraph UK

Girl found dead on Kent railway thought to have been electrocuted ALL SECTIONS More Girl found dead on Kent railway thought to have been electrocuted Taiyah Pebbles 27 July 2017 1:15am A 16-year-old girl found dead on a...

Post-Brexit UK-US trade deal '100 per cent certain' says Donald Trump's new spokesman Anthony Scaramucci
Telegraph UK

Asked on BBC's Newsnight whether a deal was on the cards, Mr Scaramucci said: "One hundred per cent. He loves the United Kingdom." Mr Scaramucci said: "Think about the special relationship we've had since the inception of...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders begins White House press secretary role with letter from nine-year-old Trump fan Dylan
Telegraph UK

In Washington, DC Credit: Getty "Now I know Anthony's probably a little bit disappointed that he's not up here today. But since he did some TV this morning he was able to go ahead and get his hair and makeup done, so I...

Tourism on course for record-breaking growth – Bartlett
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) – Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett, says the sector is on course for “record -breaking growth” this year.He said that revenue earnings for the first half of the year is estimated...

'Put an end to unregulated nursing schools'
Jamaica Gleaner

The Nursing Council of Jamaica has been urged to take greater steps to put an end to unregulated entities offering nursing education across the island. The call was made today during a sitting of Parliament’s Public...

Despite feeling 'unwelcome' in Clarendon lock-up bail denied for alleged extortionist
Jamaica Gleaner

An attorney today urged a judge in the Manchester Parish Court to grant his client bail on the basis that she does not feel welcome at the lock-up in Four Paths, Clarendon, where she is being held. Attorney Ernest Smith...

Michael Jackson estate owes Quincy Jones $9.4 million, jury rules
Telegraph UK

Michael Jackson estate owes Quincy Jones $9.4 million, jury rules ALL SECTIONS More Michael Jackson estate owes Quincy Jones $9.4 million, jury rules Michael Jackson holds eight awards as he poses with Quincy Jones at the...

World of supply and demand
Jamaica Observer

K law of supply and demand is the first rule of capitalist economics. Prices go up when demand is great but supply is inadequate. Prices go down when there is little demand, but there is a surplus of goods.It is alleged...

Ohio State Fair tragedy: Spinning Fire Ball ride breaks apart, killing one and injuring seven
Telegraph UK

At 4:57pm PDT The fair did not immediately respond to a request seeking comment. In a post on its Twitter page it said: "There has been a report of a ride incident. We are investigating and will report information as...

300 await cardiac surgeries at Bustamante Children's hospital
Jamaica Observer

APPROXIMATELY 300 children are on a waiting list for cardiac surgery at the Bustamante Hospital for Children, and they will have to wait at least another three months before the first of those surgeries are done.

This Day in History - July 27
Jamaica Observer

Today is the 208th day of 2017. There are 157 days left in the year.TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS1998: White House intern Monica Lewinsky ends six months of silence to talk with prosecutors investigating her relations with US...

'We just waan mek a likkle money'
Jamaica Observer

“ Price Rite! Whitehall! Mummy, yuh a go up?”These are the calls of Kingston's “loader men”, sweaty and bustling in the busy area of the Half-Way-Tree Transport Centre, eager to quickly load one taxi...

Leadership coach Dr Karren Dunkley for A New You Empowerment Seminar
Jamaica Observer

Jamaican-born educator and leadership coach Dr Karren Dunkley, who was in 2016 named among the seven best principals in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, will share her strategic life plan when she addresses women at A New...

Oversight committee seeking to engage workers in public sector transformation
Jamaica Observer

Co-chairman of the the Public Sector Transformation Oversight Committee (PSTOC) Danny Roberts says the committee has endorsed a survey that will assist in engaging public sector workers in fulfilling its mandate.

Photo: Flow celebrates
Jamaica Observer

FLOW TV and Media Services team members (from left): Martin Welcom, media engineer; Donna Bartley, marketing executive; Patrick Mitchell, media systems manager; Michelle Clunie-James, marketing manager; Michael Look-Tong,...

Impact of shift system on quality health care and health practitioners
Jamaica Observer

Shift work is a known phenomenon in the job industry. It is usually dependent on supply and demand of staff. Workers are often rotated through set periods throughout the day, typically performing the same kind of...

Photo: Curious Campers
Jamaica Observer

Regional Public Relations Manager for Sandals, Beaches and Grand Pineapple Negril Jervene Simpson (back row, right) was a picture of joy as she handed over several boxes of books to the Hanover Parish Library when she...

Nursing Council of Jamaica concerned about 'corner shop' schools
Jamaica Observer

THE Nursing Council of Jamaica (NCJ) has raised concerns about the influx of nursing schools across the island that continue to enrol unwitting students who, after completing courses at some of these institutions, find...

Subraj Foundation facilitates 16 more transplants at GPHC
Kaieteur News

Another bout of corneal transplant surgeries commenced yesterday at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation [GPHC]. In fact, over the next few days, a total of 16 corneal transplant surgeries are slated to be...

Chuck says strides being made in human trafficking fight despite challenges
Jamaica Observer

MINISTER of Justice Delroy Chuck says a more robust judicial system is needed to send a powerful message to human traffickers.“Domestic governments need to scale up active action to investigate and prosecute those...

Earth Today | Promotional videos developed for Nagoya Protocol
Jamaica Gleaner

THE INTERNATIONAL Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and UN Environment are increasing their efforts to help Caribbean countries boost fair access to their genetic resources and the equitable sharing of benefits...

Oxford University a 'school for stupid people', says Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte
Telegraph UK

Oxford University a 'school for stupid people', says Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte ALL SECTIONS More Oxford University a 'school for stupid people', says Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte Rodrigo Duterte is...

Bakr: Uprising could happen again
Trinidad Newsday

ON THE 27th anniversary of the 1990 attempted coup today, Imam Yasin Abu Bakr, leader of the Jamaat Al Muslimeen and the man behind that insurrection, believes a second uprising can happen if the country's appointed...

Roget: Class war developing
Trinidad Newsday

JOINT Trade Union Movement (JTUM) leader Ancel Roget has declared that a class war is developing between the haves and have nots and that the united trade union movement is the only entity that can defend the weak and...

Investors willing to repay Govt
Trinidad Newsday

SHAREHOLDERS of CL Financial say they have investors willing to provide the capital needed to repay the $15B debt to Government. Carlton Reis, who represents DALCO - which holds 26 percent of shares in CLF - said they...

GPSU calls on Pres. Granger to intervene in wage talks
Kaieteur News

– says 2016 negotiations incomplete, but invitation extended for 2017 Although the Guyana Public Service Union [GPSU] is anxiously awaiting the continuance of negotiations with itself and Government, it is however...

Use natural resources to better Ja - Garvey
Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaica needs to take charge of its natural, human and other resources in a structured way to reverse the dependency on imported foods, as a first step to economic independence, was the charge from Dr Julius Garvey to the...

San Fernando mayor to drivers: Drive smart in south city
Trinidad Newsday

SAN Fernando Mayor Junia Regrello has advised drivers to drive smart by acquainting themselves with the experimental traffic plan in the city as this will lead to less traffic congestion on the roads. Addressing the San...

SWWTU and Angostura reach agreement on some issues
Trinidad Newsday

ANGOSTURA'S CEO Genevieve Jodhan met yesterday with senior officials from the Seamen and Waterfront Workers Union (SWWTU) to resolve issues the union has been highlighting during recent lunch time protests. Speaking with...

CaPRI : Diaspora contributes far more than remittances
Jamaica Gleaner

The Caribbean Policy Research Institute (CaPRI) has indicated that the Jamaican diaspora, which numbers some three million people, located mainly throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, is...

Small farmers still shackled - Stanberry
Jamaica Gleaner

More than 180 years after the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire, small farmers in Jamaica are still being held captive to the legacy of that dark period in the country's history, according to Donovan...

President tells youth: Be game changers
Trinidad Newsday

PRESIDENT Anthony Carmona yesterday called upon the nation's youth to be game changers and reverse a trend which has seen many young people commit suicide because they were put to shame by people who they know. Carmona...

Blind woman petitions Human Rights group
Trinidad Newsday

Her appeal was heard by three judges in the Privy Council in London and on February 20, the Law Lords ruled that police did not act outside of the law. Juman then petitioned the IACHR of which TT is a signatory. Juman...

A Small Slice of Drama from Part Two of Committee Hearings
Channel 5 Belize

The Senate Special Select Committee has been watercooler talk across Belize since hearings resumed at the end of April. For better or worse, it has been dominated by the behavior [...]

UK weather forecast: What will it be like today in your area?​ 
Telegraph UK

UK weather forecast: What will it be like today in your area? ALL SECTIONS More UK weather forecast: What will it be like today in your area? Prolonged showers are on the cards for today Credit: Eddie Mulholland 27 July...

Jamaicans back to serve as part of overseas mission to island
Jamaica Gleaner

OCHO RIOS, St Ann:Several Jamaicans living overseas and studying in the medical field have returned to the island, from time to time, as part of overseas-based medical missions to offer free health care to needy...

Angostura denies $$ paid for chairman’s legal bill
Trinidad Newsday

ANGOSTURA CEO Genevieve Jodhan has categorically denied reports that the company is paying the legal fees of its Chairman Dr Rolph Balgobin. In a brief interview with Newsday yesterday, Jodhan said, statements published...

First Peoples will persevere
Trinidad Newsday

WE are not a dying race. Their numbers may be dwindling but the First Peoples of Kairi (Trinidad and Tobago) intend on carrying on with their traditions and honouring their ancestors. The history of the Amerindians, Carib...

B.S.I. Looks Forward, Wants Farmers to as Well
Channel 5 Belize

This week, Belize Sugar Industries Limited’s managers and senior officials are in meetings in Orange Walk Town, reviewing the recently gone sugar cane milling season. It was a record-breaking and [...]

Brexit EU migration study examines if British workers are at a disadvantage to foreign labour
Telegraph UK

Brexit EU migration study examines if British workers are at a disadvantage to foreign labour ALL SECTIONS More Brexit EU migration study examines if British workers are at a disadvantage to foreign labour An independent...

Stand Up for Jamaica supports conjugal visits in prisons
Jamaica Gleaner

Advocacy group Stand Up for Jamaica has endorsed plans by National Security Minister, Robert Montague, to introduce conjugal visits in correctional facilities. In a statement Wednesday afternoon, the group said it...

Swimming Federation To Invest In Aquatic Centre
Antigua Observer

The Antigua & Barbuda Swimming Federation (ABSF) will be moving to identify lands for the erection of an aquatic centre here in Antigua.

Pictures of the Day: 27 July 2017
Telegraph UK

Pictures of the Day: 27 July 2017 - News ALL SECTIONS More 27 Jul 2017 Pictures of the Day: 27 July 2017 @{image-subtitle} @{image-caption} @{image-credits} 1 of 16 A swollen hedgehog with a rare balloon syndrome has been...

Shadow Cabinet announced
Royal Gazette

Patricia Gordon-Pamplin, sworn in yesterday as the Leader of the Opposition, also announced her Shadow Cabinet and a Senate team from which Michael Fahy was notably absent. Mr Fahy, whose immigration policies were widely...

Earth Today | Budget officers get climate-change education
Jamaica Gleaner

MORE THAN 30 Jamaican budget and planning officers have been given an education in the integration of climate change into national and ministerial budgets.It was delivered by the Climate Change Division (CCD), with the...

RECENT COMMENTS
Banks cut car loan rates as market expands
rodney: DO YOU NEED AN URGENT LOAN, A LOAN TO START UP A NEW LINE OF BUSINESS OR TO PAY OFF DEBT CONTACT US NOW. I am Mr. Rodney Scheuer Loans Service Lender, we are legit, registered and guaranteed loan...

The ambience of the Agricola Arch needs to be landscaped
nelly: Hello Everybody, My name is Mrs.Irene Query. I live in Philippines and i am a happy woman today? and i told my self that any lender or organization that rescue my family from our poor situation, i...

Christopher Martin's Big Deal debuts on Billboard
MrHAMDN Alhousani: Do you need Personal Loan? Business Cash Loan? Unsecured Loan Fast and Simple Loan? Quick Application Process? Approvals within 24-72 Hours? No Hidden Fees Loan? Funding in less than 1 Week? Get...

Ouija: Origin of Evil | Séance scam gone wrong
johnson cooper: Confront your cheating spouse with evidence, i was able to spy on my cheating ex phone without finding out.....it really helped me during my divorce ...you can contact (HACKINTECHNOLOGY@GMAIL.COM)...

The Bahamas loses again in beach volleyball, but girls make quarters
nathan: LOAN OFFER APPLY NOW. I am a Reputable, Legitimate and an accredited money Lender. I loan money out to individuals in need of financial assistance. Do you have a bad credit or you are in need of...

Smith to remain in police custody
Ibrahim: Good day, Are you in need of urgent loan…Do you want to clear your debt, expansion of business,r personal loan” you can contact us for your fast and reliable loan at a low interest rate of 2%,...

Flow cautions customers against Wangiri scam
bella: I noticed there are lots of Hackers who claim to be good at what they do, i tried a couple and i found out it was all junks until my russian friend introduced me to the dbrainchild. This guy is...

LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST Thursday July 20, 2017
Tamara Barrow: this is real take it serious, who will believe that a herb can cure ten years HIV in my body, i never believe that this will work i have spend a lot when getting drugs from the hospital to keep me...

Bermuda strengthens aircraft financing laws
Jennifer: I am very happy to share this great news about a great and powerful man DR Alabi who get me cured from HIV. I am Taylor from USA. I suffering from this disease for 5 years. I could not find a cure...

Jamaican students receive scholarships to study in Cuba
Dr. Ezra Sebastian: We give you loan with a low interest rate of 2% and loan duration of 1 to 30 years to pay back the loan (secure and unsecured). Do not keep your financial problems to yourself in order for you not...

RECENT COMMENTS
Banks cut car loan rates as market expands
rodney: DO YOU NEED AN URGENT LOAN, A LOAN TO START UP A NEW LINE OF BUSINESS OR TO PAY OFF DEBT CONTACT US NOW. I am Mr. Rodney Scheuer Loans Service Lender, we are legit, registered and guaranteed loan...

The ambience of the Agricola Arch needs to be landscaped
nelly: Hello Everybody, My name is Mrs.Irene Query. I live in Philippines and i am a happy woman today? and i told my self that any lender or organization that rescue my family from our poor situation, i...

Christopher Martin's Big Deal debuts on Billboard
MrHAMDN Alhousani: Do you need Personal Loan? Business Cash Loan? Unsecured Loan Fast and Simple Loan? Quick Application Process? Approvals within 24-72 Hours? No Hidden Fees Loan? Funding in less than 1 Week? Get...

Ouija: Origin of Evil | Séance scam gone wrong
johnson cooper: Confront your cheating spouse with evidence, i was able to spy on my cheating ex phone without finding out.....it really helped me during my divorce ...you can contact (HACKINTECHNOLOGY@GMAIL.COM)...

The Bahamas loses again in beach volleyball, but girls make quarters
nathan: LOAN OFFER APPLY NOW. I am a Reputable, Legitimate and an accredited money Lender. I loan money out to individuals in need of financial assistance. Do you have a bad credit or you are in need of...

Smith to remain in police custody
Ibrahim: Good day, Are you in need of urgent loan…Do you want to clear your debt, expansion of business,r personal loan” you can contact us for your fast and reliable loan at a low interest rate of 2%,...

Flow cautions customers against Wangiri scam
bella: I noticed there are lots of Hackers who claim to be good at what they do, i tried a couple and i found out it was all junks until my russian friend introduced me to the dbrainchild. This guy is...

LOCAL WEATHER FORECAST Thursday July 20, 2017
Tamara Barrow: this is real take it serious, who will believe that a herb can cure ten years HIV in my body, i never believe that this will work i have spend a lot when getting drugs from the hospital to keep me...

Bermuda strengthens aircraft financing laws
Jennifer: I am very happy to share this great news about a great and powerful man DR Alabi who get me cured from HIV. I am Taylor from USA. I suffering from this disease for 5 years. I could not find a cure...

Jamaican students receive scholarships to study in Cuba
Dr. Ezra Sebastian: We give you loan with a low interest rate of 2% and loan duration of 1 to 30 years to pay back the loan (secure and unsecured). Do not keep your financial problems to yourself in order for you not...