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6 Things You Need To Know Today – March 3, 2015

Insurance Premiums Skyrocket For Accident-Prone Class Of Young Drivers. The carnage on the nation’s roadways is causing drivers under 30 years old to dig deeper into their pockets to pay, on average, as much as 80 per cent more for motor

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 24, 2015

Public Demands Answers From Health Ministry On Deadly Disease. Alarming public concerns continue mount about deaths related to the chikungunya virus that severely impacted Jamaica over the past year. Anecdotal stories from both doctors and the public suggest that as much

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

Attack On Fraudsters: Cops To Dig Up Old Cases. Perpetrators of failed investment schemes could find themselves on the police radar, with the head of the newly formed Counter-Terrorism and Organised Crime (C-TOC) Investigation Branch indicating that some high-profile cold cases

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 19, 2015

Corruption Crackdown. A senior official at the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) is among more than 70 public-sector employees expected to be hauled before the court today in a fresh crackdown by the Corruption Prevention Commission (CPC) on public servants accused ignoring

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 21, 2015

CCJ CLASH – House To Vote On Thorny Issue On April 28. All 63 members of parliament will cast a critical vote on April 28 – the three-month period given to legislators to support or reject the three bills to make

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 8, 2014

Death-Squad Claim Brought Before US Human-Rights Body. A coalition of local lobby groups yesterday revealed that they have reported to the United States-based Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) claims that there are ‘death squads’ within the ranks of the Jamaica

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

Operators Want More Time Before Retake Of Routes. The Joint Caucus of Transport Operators (JCTO) has indicated it remains unprepared to meet today’s Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) deadline for retaking of routes in the Kingston Metropolitan Transit Region… Read more at

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Jamaica Budget 2013-14: Estimates of Expenditure (Read Online)

Earlier today, the Minister of Finance and Planning tabled the Estimates of Expenditure for 2013/2014. And once again, The Gleaner has brought it to you in a flip magazine format – easy to read, easy to search.  Wondering what was

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