Prime Minister Andrew Holness says party politics will not hinder Jamaica from becoming a republic
Prime Minister Andrew Holness says party politics will not hinder Jamaica from becoming a republic

This amidst growing public debate over the dual citizenship of Opposition Leader, Mark Golding.

Mr. Holness, several of his Ministers and members of the public have called for Mr. Golding to renounce his United Kingdom citizenship.

Bust of late NIS founder Lynden Newland unveiled today
Bust of late NIS founder Lynden Newland unveiled today

A bust was today unveiled at the Ministry of Labour and Social Security in honour of the late founder of the National Insurance Scheme (NIS), Lynden Newland.

Mr. Newland served as the Minister of Labour and National Insurance from 1962 to 1972.

His bust, which is a Jamaica 60 legacy project, was unveiled

US firm takes ownership of Serie A champions Inter Milan
US firm takes ownership of Serie A champions Inter Milan

Italian champions Inter Milan have been taken over by California-based investment firm Oaktree Capital Manageme

Hansle Parchment and World Champion Grant Halloway renew rivalry this weekend in Eugene  Oregon
Hansle Parchment and World Champion Grant Halloway renew rivalry this weekend in Eugene  Oregon

Olympic  Champion  Hansle  Parchment  and  World  Champion  Grant  Halloway  renewed their  rivalry  on  Saturday  at  the  Pre-fontaine  Classic  in  Eugene  Oregon, the  5th  stop  on  the  Wanda  Diamond  League  series.

I wish this on no one – Busby on difficult times
I wish this on no one – Busby on difficult times

Newly reappointed head coach of the National Senior Women's football team Hubert Busby, says having faith to see things through was what he held on to after he was cleared by FIFA to continue his coaching responsibilities.

Veteran journalist, Job Nelson, shot and killed in Kingston
Veteran journalist, Job Nelson, shot and killed in Kingston

Fifty-three-year-old journalist Job Nelson was shot and killed along Spanish Town Road in Kingston, Tuesday night. Newly minted Information Minister, Senator Dr. Dana Morris Dixon has condemned the murder of Nelson. During this morning's post-cabinet press briefing, Senator Dixon said Nelson had over

Update: One woman dead, 8 others being treated at hospital, following mass shooting in Grants Pen
Update: One woman dead, 8 others being treated at hospital, following mass shooting in Grants Pen

The deceased who is 45 years old has not yet been named. Head of the St. Andrew North police, Superintendent Sherika Service told IRIE FM News that at about 11 PM, the persons were among patrons at a bar, when a gunman opened fire at them. She is urging persons with information on the incident to contact

Central Bank reports significant improvement in the percentage of ABMs that are operational
Central Bank reports significant improvement in the percentage of ABMs that are operational

In April, the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) issued service-level standards as guidelines for the operation of ABMs by deposit-taking institutions it regulates. This followed concerns raised by citizens regarding their inability to get funds from machines for various reasons. Compliance with the standards is

9 people shot, 1 fatally in Grants Pen, St. Andrew, last night
9 people shot, 1 fatally in Grants Pen, St. Andrew, last night

Nine people were shot, 1 fatally in Grants Pen in St. Andrew, last night.

The deceased has not yet been identified.

70 roads identified for rehabilitation under gov’t’s SPARK Programme
70 roads identified for rehabilitation under gov’t’s SPARK Programme

Approximately 70 roads have so far  been identified for renovation works under the Shared Prosperity Through Accelerated Improvement to our Road Network (SPARK) Programme.

The selected roads are to  be scoped and priced by the National Works Agency.

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Prime Minister Andrew Holness says party politics will not hinder Jamaica from becoming a republic
Bust of late NIS founder Lynden Newland unveiled today
US firm takes ownership of Serie A champions Inter Milan
Hansle Parchment and World Champion Grant Halloway renew rivalry this weekend in Eugene  Oregon
I wish this on no one – Busby on difficult times
Veteran journalist, Job Nelson, shot and killed in Kingston
Update: One woman dead, 8 others being treated at hospital, following mass shooting in Grants Pen
Central Bank reports significant improvement in the percentage of ABMs that are operational
9 people shot, 1 fatally in Grants Pen, St. Andrew, last night
70 roads identified for rehabilitation under gov’t’s SPARK Programme
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Wednesday, May 22, 2024 Shanice Gibbs News No comments
This amidst growing public debate over the dual citizenship of Opposition Leader, Mark Golding. Mr. Holness, several of his Ministers and members of the public have called for Mr. Golding to renounce his United Kingdom citizenship.
Wednesday, May 22, 2024 Shanice Gibbs News No comments
A bust was today unveiled at the Ministry of Labour and Social Security in honour of the late founder of the National Insurance Scheme (NIS), Lynden Newland. Mr. Newland served as the Minister of Labour and National Insurance from 1962 to 1972. His bust, which is a Jamaica 60 legacy project, was unveiled as part of this year's workers week celebrations.
Wednesday, May 22, 2024 Wayde Brown Sports No comments
Italian champions Inter Milan have been taken over by California-based investment firm Oaktree Capital Manageme
Wednesday, May 22, 2024 Dwight Fraser Sports No comments
Olympic  Champion  Hansle  Parchment  and  World  Champion  Grant  Halloway  renewed their  rivalry  on  Saturday  at  the  Pre-fontaine  Classic  in  Eugene  Oregon, the  5th  stop  on  the  Wanda  Diamond  League  series.
Tuesday, May 21, 2024 Viviene Stewart Entertainment No comments
The Peter Tosh Foundation is launching an initative called Peter Tosh Town and has partnered with Cookie’s Clothing, a premiere street wear brand to launch a pullover hoodie in support of the venture.
Tuesday, May 21, 2024 Viviene Stewart Entertainment No comments
Dancehall heavy weight Bounty Killer is still mourning the loss of his long-time friend and former Scare Dem crew member, Boom Dandimite.