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Wed, 29 May 2019 00:22:10 -0500: Bell tolls for Eddie - ?Thanks for everything,? icon told nation
Lauded as a political colossus who helped build the foundations of nationhood and feared as a mercurial leader who suppressed party rebels, Edward Philip George Seaga lost his final battle yesterday, dying on the date, and in the land, of his birth...
Wed, 29 May 2019 00:24:12 -0500: Seaga ? ?One Don? of controversy
Known as much for his virtue as his vitriol, Edward Phillip George Seaga made decisions and pronouncements that triggered widespread public debate. For example, his explosive ?blood for blood and fire for fire? statement in the 1960s stirred much...
Wed, 29 May 2019 00:23:38 -0500: McKenzie: I wore my first suit because of Seaga
The first time Desmond McKenzie wore a business suit or enjoyed a hamburger was because of Edward Seaga. McKenzie, the minister of local government and community development, who was born and grew up in the west Kingston community known at the time...
Wed, 29 May 2019 00:33:13 -0500: Seaga?s story
As Minister of development and welfare, his first Cabinet post, and later as minister of finance and planning, he had been responsible for a great deal of social and economic change in the island, initiating reform in the...
Wed, 29 May 2019 00:19:55 -0500: Tivoli weeps for Seaga, its godfather
As news of the passing of the former prime minister and member of parliament Edward Seaga filtered through streets and corners of West Kingston, his legacy appeared secure not only in a stone monument at the entrance to the community but solidified...
Wed, 29 May 2019 00:31:38 -0500: Mourning a statesman - Tributes to the late Edward Seaga
Stellar contribution Edward Seaga will live on through his stellar contribution to national development that defined our nation and provided service and value; indeed a legacy for generations now and generations to come. Andrew Holness , prime...
Wed, 29 May 2019 00:33:45 -0500: He said it! - Famous quotes from Edward Seaga
"It should not be that the prime minister is afraid to lose out in a referendum ... . It should be about giving the people the opportunity to choose its final court of appeal ... to allow them to choose the type of justice they want ... . This is a...
Wed, 29 May 2019 00:23:59 -0500: Photo | A very rare sight
Tue, 28 May 2019 21:16:55 -0500: Gleaner columnist Martin Henry collapses, dies shortly after live TV appearance
Gleaner columnist and university administrator Martin Henry has died suddenly. Henry collapsed moments after he left the studios of Television Jamaica's Prime Time News where he eulogised former Prime Minister Edward Seaga.
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:22:11 -0500: Marked for death? - Westmoreland car dealer on the run from police killer squad, says lawyer
A Westmoreland car dealer is currently in hiding and fearing for his life in what he claims is a bizarre real-life movie that started filming the day he refused to pay $800,000 in extortion to a cop in the parish. Shawn Smith, who operates Car...
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:21:55 -0500: FLA vows tough action in MoBay gun heist
The Firearm Licensing Authority (FLA) has said that there are ?issues? with how the 19 guns stolen from a security company in Montego Bay, St James, on the weekend were being stored. However, FLA CEO Shane Dalling declined to discuss the issues...
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:22:58 -0500: Edna Manley controversy deepens as more victims speak out
WESTERN BUREAU: The board of the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts is expected to discuss the sexual harassment allegations rocking the St Andrew-based fine arts school at a board meeting today. Several alleged victims of sexual...
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:22:51 -0500: Chinese call for greater protection from ?terrorists?
A Chinese Embassy official has called for the Jamaican Government to use every tool possible to protect Chinese nationals here. ?I am requesting that the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) do everything it can to address and to legitimately safeguard...
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:23:18 -0500: Businesses urged to review cash policies to deter robbers
Business operators in Clarendon are being urged to review how they store and transport cash to deter criminals from launching brazen attacks such as the one which unfolded in the parish capital on Sunday, in which hoodlums made of with $3 million...
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:23:15 -0500: Cops get 14 years for Kirkland?s death
Hope among defence attorneys for a non-custodial sentence for the three cops found guilty of manslaughter in relation to the 2012 death of Immaculate Conception High School student Vanessa Kirkland was shattered yesterday as presiding judge Justice...
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:20:30 -0500: Hutchinson defends using agricultural lands for housing
Western Bureau: Amid increasing concerns over the use of arable lands for housing and other developments, Minister without Portfolio J.C. Hutchinson has defended the Government?s move, saying it is for the greater good of the nation. The most...
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:22:35 -0500: Bishop Gregory appointed Archbishop of the West Indies
The Anglican Church in the Province of the West Indies (CPWI) yesterday elected the Rt Reverend Dr Howard Gregory as its 13th archbishop, primate and metropolitan, making him the third bishop of Jamaica and the first Jamaica-born diocesan bishop to...
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:22:54 -0500: Two ambushed, one dead in Annotto Bay gun attack
Annotto Bay, St Mary: An attack in the dead of night on the weekend has left a woman dead and a businessman hospitalised. A police report is suggesting that about 12:15 a.m. on Sunday, 49-year-old Valrie Richards, a higgler of Gibraltar Housing...
Tue, 28 May 2019 00:21:53 -0500: News Briefs
NCB to reimburse customers? late fees National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) has said it will be reimbursing late fees to customers impacted by delayed salary payments due to kinks in a recent system upgrade. The bank said reimbursements...
Mon, 27 May 2019 00:13:56 -0500: Gun heist - 19 firearms, numerous rounds of ammunition stolen from MoBay security company
A major police investigation is under way into the theft of 19 firearms and numerous rounds of assorted ammunition from a security company in Montego Bay, St James, one of three western parishes now under a state of public emergency. It is...
 
   
 
 
 
 
 

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