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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 13, 2016

Scrapped – Gov’t Pulls Plug On Controversial $1-Billion Negril Breakwater Project. The decision of the Andrew Holness administration to scrap the controversial billion-dollar Negril Breakwater Project has been described as…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Laws To Be Strengthened To Punish Child Killers

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 15, 2014

Commish Search On – Bunting Speaks Today, PSC To Start Talks On Ellington’s Successor. Discussions on a successor to retiring Commissioner of Police Owen Ellington are to top the priority issues the Police Service Commission (PSC) will deliberate on when

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 10, 2014

Dry Spell – Drought Heading To Crisis Level. With no substantial amount of rainfall projected for the rest of the year, Jamaica is headed for critical drought conditions… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Paulwell’s Action On Rusal Could Hurt Business, Says JLP. A

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 1, 2014

Top Cop Goes – Security Minister Says Ellington Was Not Pushed. National Security Minister Peter Bunting has sought to make it clear that outgoing Police Commissioner Owen Ellington was not forced out… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Did INDECOM Try To Bypass

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 19, 2014

Parents, Teachers, Students Prepare For GSAT Results. As some 39,438 students yesterday prepared to line up this morning to hear which secondary schools they will be attending come September, parents and educators attempted to soothe the nerves of their children ahead

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 28, 2014

Make Portmore A Parish – Holness. Opposition Leader Andrew Holness has called for Portmore to be made Jamaica’s 15th parish… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com ‘Stop Locking Up Persons For Ganja’. Professor Archibald McDonald, principal of the University of the West Indies (UWI),

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 6, 2014

Lights Out For EWI – Firm To Lose 381-Megawatt Power Plant Licence, Project Likely To Be Yanked From Paulwell. Energy World International (EWI) yesterday suffered the same fate as Azurest when a decision was taken that the -contract to construct a

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 17, 2014

Phillips’ Budget Targets. Taxpayers will today listen keenly to hear whether Finance and Planning Minister Dr Peter Phillips’ earlier pronouncement that the Govern-ment has no plans to impose new taxes this fiscal year holds true, when he opens the Budget Debate…

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 16, 2014

‘Freeness Mentality’ Blamed For CSEC Exam Absenteeism. Educators have blamed a mentality of ‘freeness’ for the large percentage of students who are refusing to sit the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examinations that the Government pays for each year… Read more

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 11, 2014

Dry Pipes – Water Crisis Forces Schools To Close. Several schools in Kingston and St Andrew were forced to close early yesterday due to a lack of water. And in fact, a number of principals have stated that if the dire

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