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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 29, 2016

Nothing To Hide – JPS Boss Promises Transparency In Islandwide Blackout Investigations. As investigations continue into the power outage that blanketed the entire island on Saturday evening, chief executive officer (CEO) of the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) Kelly Tomblin has…Read

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 21, 2016

Campaign Rules – PNP Lays Down Canon For Leadership Aspirants. People’s National Party (PNP) aspirants seeking election to the posts of president and vice-presidents have been told to desist from attacking any candidate, their teams, or supporters as the party

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 2, 2015

Outlook Grim! No Relief From Sweltering Heat And Drought Any Time Soon. Jamaicans should not expect any significant relief from the sweltering heat wave and drought that have been affecting the island any time soon, according to Evan Thompson, senior

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 8, 2015

Smoking Ganja Is Still Illegal. With the view that there is wide-scale misunderstanding on the rules governing the smoking of ganja in public, some stakeholders believe more needs to be done to clearly outline the new regulations that came into effect

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 8, 2015

Dudus’ Millions Seized – Gov’t Takes Hold Of $35m From Two Bank Accounts. Jamaican investigators have taken possession of a little over US$300,000 or approximately J$35 million belonging to drug kingpin Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke and are on the hunt for more…

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

No Gay Takeover – Church Member Says Homosexuals Should Form Own Church. Some members of the Christ Church in Vineyard Town, St Andrew, have vowed not to yield any more of their physical or spiritual space to members of the lesbian,

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 29, 2014

Remembering Roger…Champion Farmer Sleeps. Roger Harold Clifford Clarke, the colourful Comrade who captivated cohorts on the political platform, yesterday took his last breath in one of a series of ironic dramatic twists. Clarke, who ruled the political roost in St Elizabeth for

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 25, 2014

Holness: Vindictive PNP Keeping Bus Fare Protesters At Bay. Opposition Leader Andrew Holness has expressed confidence that there is a strong wave of underground support for this morning’s scheduled peaceful protest to be staged by the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP)

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

Traffic Fine Hike – Speeding Ticket Charges May Race By Up To 300%. Huge fines are coming for motorists who commit traffic offences under the proposed new Road Traffic Act, which was tabled in the House of Representatives on Wednesday… Read

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 5, 2014

Blame Portia – Opposition Believes Prime Minister Caused Energy Project Setback. Opposition Leader Andrew Holness yesterday blamed Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller for the latest failed attempt by the Government to get the 381-megawatt project started… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Land

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