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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 23, 2015

Full Probe Now Under Way To Unearth Source Of Bad Gas. The Bureau of Standards Jamaica (BSJ) and the state-owned Petrojam oil refinery yesterday started a major probe into allegations of substandard gas that has been distributed by petrol stations across

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 6, 2015

ECJ Wants Sole Power To Change Election Date Under Certain Circumstances. The Cabinet could be stripped of the power to propose new dates for general elections in certain circumstances if Parliament agrees to a recommendation from the Electoral Commission of Jamaica

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 14, 2015

JUTC: ‘Robots’ Buy Bullets – Bus Company Exec Warns Illegal Taxis Earn Cash For Gangsters. A warning is being issued that members of the criminal underworld own a “substantial number” of the illegal taxis that have flooded the streets of the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 10, 2015

Bodies All Over – Golding Paints Grisly Tivoli Account. Former Prime Minister Bruce Golding yesterday recounted that one day into the 2010 police-military operations in the West Kingston community of Tivoli Gardens, then Public Defender Earl Witter reported to him that

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5 Things To Do This Weekend

TGIF! It’s the start of the weekend, meaning you can sleep in late and while away some hours until you have to ‘face reality’ again, come Monday. If you don’t want to while away those hours at home, we have

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 9, 2014

New Commish Approved. Some of Jamaica’s major international partners have given their stamp of approval to the appointment of career cop Carl Williams as the country’s next police commissioner, government insiders have revealed… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Bunting Wants $2b More

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

Golden Double! Jamaicans Glitter In Glasgow With Gold-Medal Finishes. O’Dayne Richards created history in the shot put and Kemar Bailey-Cole kept Jamaica’s sprinting pride intact as the island’s athletes made the most of the unusual blanket of Caribbean-like weather, winning two

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 18, 2014

Shut Up, Bruce! Atkinson Slams Former PM For Lashing Out Against US Gov’t. Attorney General Patrick Atkinson has fired the latest salvo in the ongoing debate over Owen Ellington’s surprise retirement as police commissioner, arguing that former Prime Minister Bruce Golding

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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 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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