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Pedestrians mowed down by out-of-control taxi in Half Way Tree 

Two men are now in hospital after being mowed down by an out-of-control taxi in Half Way Tree, St Andrew on Friday.

UK launches murder probe into Russian exile’s death

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — British police on Friday launched a murder probe into the death of Russian exile Nikolai Glushkov in London, after a post-mortem found he died from “compression to the neck”.

21 most wanted persons held since 2012 — security minister

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Minister of National Security, Robert Montague, is reporting that 21 of the island’s most wanted persons have been apprehended under the Fugitive Apprehension Programme since July 2017.

Johnson Smith raps Hanna over comments on steel tariff

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Countering arguments presented by Opposition Spokesperson on foreign affairs and foreign trade Lisa Hanna, who has called for immediate action in light of the

Jamaica to gain much if oil is found

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ) says Jamaica stands to gain positively from the Production Sharing Agreement with Tullow Oil Limited, in the exploration for oil and gas off the island’s coast.

JFJ concerned over woman’s alleged ‘suicide’ death in police custody 

Human rights organisation Jamaicans for Justice (JFJ) has expressed ‘deep concern’ over the controversial circumstances behind the death of a woman at the Half Way Tree Police Station last week,