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Father of international reggae artiste, Sean Paul, has died

Reports reaching The News are that Garth Henriques, the father of international reggae star, Sean Paul, passed away on Thursday after spending over two months in hospital battling from an ailment.

Full Court to decide on fresh evidence in Kartel appeal

The Full Court of the Supreme Court is to hear an application for a photocopy of a statement to be admitted in the appeal for incarcerated entertainer Vybz Kartel and his three co-accused.

Two policemen in custody after allegedly sexually assaulting woman 

A file is now being prepared to be sent to the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) for a ruling following the arrest of two St Ann police officers, who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman on Monday night.

Jamaican Indicted In The US For Violating Federal Firearm Laws 

A Jamaican man has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on charges of violating various federal firearm laws.

Harry and Meghan shake up royal tradition in star-studded wedding

WINDSOR, United Kingdom (AFP) — Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tied the knot at Windsor Castle on Saturday in a royal wedding like no other, mixing British pomp and African American culture in front of a celebrity congregation and cheering crowds.

6-month-old boy among three shot, injured

THE Kingston Western Police have theorised that yesterday’s shooting of three people, including a six-month-old boy and his grandmother on Ramsay Road in Kingston, was the result of a gang feud in the area.