Category Archives: NEWS

Extortion racket war surges in Spanish Town

Armed thugs linked to the One Order and Clansman gangs are once again jostling for control over the lucrative extortion racket in the bus park and surrounding businesses in Spanish Town, leading to a flareup of violence in the capital that has claimed five lives in the past week.

Botched burial order slams brakes on Toots’ interment at Dovecot

It wasn’t a sweet and dandy sendoff for reggae icon Frederick ‘Toots’ Hibbert on Thursday, his body having to remain another day on the ice after the family failed to secure a signed burial order for it to be interred after the funeral service.

Celine Dion Weight Loss Reason Revealed — How Did She Lose Weight

Celine Dion confessed to her weight loss and revealed the reasons for her weighty criticism and complicated rumors.

Jamaica approves Remdesivir for treatment of COVID-19 patients

Jamaicans infected with COVID-19 will soon have access to the antiviral drug Remdesivir which has proven to shorten the recovery time for some patients.

JDF soldiers in custody after shootout with cops ‘over illegal drugs’

Two Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) corporals are now in custody at the Lacovia Police Station in St Elizabeth after a running gun battle Tuesday night when they were allegedly intercepted transporting more than 2,000 pounds of ganja.

Footballers in custody after businessman shot dead in St Thomas

A popular top-flight local footballer is now in custody following the shooting death of a businessman in St Thomas on Tuesday.