PICA goes to Toronto march 25
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Passport, Immigration and Citizenship Agency (PICA) will be taking its outreach campaign to an exposition at the Pearson Convention Centre in Toronto, Canada, on March 25. Local News...

Juvenile prisoners kill guards, take hostages in Guatemala
Jamaica Observer

SAN JOSÉ PINULA, Guatemala (AFP) — Guatemalan police stormed a juvenile detention center outside the capital Monday to free four guards taken hostage by inmates who had killed two others during a riot. Local News...

UK conducting training workshop for immigration officers in Guyana
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — The Guyana government on Monday said it welcomed the decision by the United Kingdom government to train immigration officers. Local News Mon, 20 Mar 2017 21:49:50 GMT Juvenile prisoners...

Cubans still trying to reach US by sea despite rule change
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI, Florida (AP) — Cubans are still making risky sea journeys to the US despite the end of a policy that allowed them to stay if they made it to American soil, officials said Monday. Local News Mon, 20 Mar 2017...

'No evidence of collusion' between Trump campaign, Russia
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — A congressional intelligence panel so far has found "no evidence" that Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia during the 2016 election, its chairman said Sunday, ahead of...

CRICKET-UPDATE: Scorpions resume batting at 3:00pm against Hurricanes
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Day three of the historic day/night Digicel Regional Four-day cricket contest against hosts Jamaica Scorpions and Leeward Islands Hurricanes continues today at Sabina Park in Kingston. Local News...

Elderly man resorts to living in zinc shack after fire destroys home
Jamaica Observer

PORTLAND, Jamaica — For four years, 65-year-old Selvin Delroy Titus has been living in a makeshift zinc house after a fire destroyed his three-bedroom home in Muirton Pen, Long Road, Portland. Local News Sun, 19 Mar...

British woman reported missing in MoBay
Jamaica Observer

ST JAMES, Jamaica — A British woman, who was last seen in Montego Bay, St James has been reported missing since Friday. Local News Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:23:13 GMT Elderly man resorts to living in zinc shack after fire...

Injured Djokovic joins Murray on Miami casualty list
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — World number two Novak Djokovic won't defend his Miami Masters title next week, saying Sunday that he was withdrawing because of an elbow injury, the same ailment that has also sidelined...

Bolt statue to be completed for independence celebrations
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The eight-foot sculpture of track and field legend, Usain Bolt, is on schedule for completion for Jamaica’s 55th Independence celebrations in August. Local News Sun, 19 Mar 2017...

Drake returns with dancehall beats and big-name guests
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Drake, the prolific hip-hop star who was last year's top-selling artist, has returned with a song collection in which he ventures further into dancehall rhythms and taps fellow big...

Gayle, Bravo sidelined as Carter, Mohammed force in
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) — Batting superstar Chris Gayle will take no part in the four-match Twenty20 series against Pakistan starting later this month, after being left out of 16-man squad announced Saturday....

ONLINE READERS' COMMENT: Walk good Mama P, the people's heroine
Jamaica Observer

The quality of mercy is not strained. It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven, upon the place beneath” (Merchant of Venice).   Local News Sun, 19 Mar 2017 12:06:39 GMT Gayle, Bravo sidelined as Carter, Mohammed...

Secrets from smart devices find path to legal system
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — An Ohio man claimed he was forced into a hasty window escape when his house caught fire last year. His pacemaker data obtained by police showed otherwise, and he was charged with...

PPVs must be examined before March 31
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Transport Authority is reminding public passenger vehicle (PPV) owners and operators of that all vehicles must be examined ahead of the road licence expiration date of March 31. Local...

US Coast Guard repatriates 27 Cuban migrants
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI (CMC) – The United States Coast Guard says the Cutter Charles Sexton repatriated 27 Cuban migrants Friday to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. Local News Sun, 19 Mar 2017 10:31:01 GMT Opening ceremony kicks off 2017...

Collie signs with the Arizona Diamondbacks
Nassau Guardian

As one family member walks off the scene, the other starts his journey. A little over a week after Antoan Richardson retired from the game of professional baseball, his cousin, Dominique Collie, got his pro career...

JCF introduces 50 youth clubs in schools
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Community Safety and Security Branch of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has introduced 50 police youth clubs in schools since the start of this school year. Local News Mon, 13 Mar...

Guatemala minister resigns over fire that killed 40
Jamaica Observer

Guatemala City, Guatemala (AFP) — Guatemala’s minister for social welfare, Carlos Rodas, offered his resignation Monday after a blaze in a government-run children's shelter killed 40 teenage girls. Local News...

Gov't to manage large surpluses of state agencies
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Government is conducting a forensic review of state agencies which have significant financial surpluses in accounts, totalling nearly $200 billion, with a view to incorporating these in...

Russell appeals one-year ban, hearing set for May 8
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — An appeal hearing for Jamaica and West Indies cricketer Andre Russell, who is challenging a 12-month ban imposed by the Independent Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel, has been set for May 8. Local...

Forex: J$128.40 to one US dollar
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The US dollar on Monday, March 13, ended trading at J$128.40, down by 14 cents, according to the Bank of Jamaica’s daily foreign exchange trading summary. Local News Mon, 13 Mar 2017 17:44:05...

UK Parliament gives government power to begin EU exit
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AP) — Britain lurched closer to leaving the European Union Monday when Parliament stopped resisting and gave Prime Minister Theresa May the power to file for divorce from the bloc. Local News...

14 million more uninsured under Republican health plan in 2018 — US budget office
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — About 14 million fewer Americans will have health insurance next year under the new Republican plan to replace Obamacare, a nonpartisan congressional analysis projected Monday,...

O-WRAP: Bolt to skip World Relays... Adidas endorses Chronixx... Orange thief held with gun
Jamaica Observer

In case you missed it, here are OBSERVER ONLINE’s top 10 stories for today. Local News Mon, 13 Mar 2017 19:00:17 GMT 14 million more uninsured under Republican health plan in 2018 — US budget office...

MIND offers diploma in auditing
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Management Institute for National Development (MIND) has launched a Diploma in Auditing programme, aimed at enhancing the skills and competencies of auditors in the public and private...

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