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

  Drastic Measures – Radical Changes Coming To Tackle Murder Wave, Says Malahoo Forte. Attorney General Marlene Malahoo Forte has sent a strong signal that the Andrew Holness administration is prepared to make radical changes to cramp the spiralling murder rate,

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 27, 2016

Opportunity Missed – Did Jamaica Allow Usain’s Global Success To Bolt? To any fan of track and field, Usain Bolt is much more than a great athlete. He is a global icon… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Praedial Larceny Trending Down In

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 7, 2016

We’ve Talked Too Long – JMA Boss Declares Time To Act Against T&T. As anger continues to mount against Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) over a protracted immigration and trade gridlock, the Jamaican Government is being urged to stop talking and act…

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

Bauxite Job Cuts – Massive Redundancy To Hit Noranda Workers In January. More than 30 per cent of employees at the Noranda Bauxite Company in St Ann could be out of a job come early next year… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

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

Parties Flagged – Inaction Pushes Political Ombudsman To Seek Police, NSWMA Aid In Removing Paraphernalia. Political Ombudsman Donna Parchment Brown says she is unhappy that the general secretaries of the two major political parties have, to date, failed to take steps

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What Are The Agencies Of Local Government?

November is observed annually as Local Government and Community Development Month. This year’s theme is ‘Empowering Communities through Improved Governance.’ According to portfolio minister, the Hon. Noel Arscott, the observance of the month is occurring at a time when there is a

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 20, 2015

Ferguson To Give Update On Infection Among Newborn Babies At UHWI, Opposition Wants Full Disclosure. The opposition Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) says Health Minister Dr Fenton Ferguson must put the national interest over any partisan interest when he updates the country

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

NSWMA To Purchase New Trucks To Ease Strain On Waste Collection Operations. The National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) is set to purchase 17 new Renault trucks to complement its ageing fleet, even as it seeks to tighten its grip on

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 31, 2015

Jamaica’s Mile-Relay Women Mine Gold In Big Beijing Loot At World Championships. Seven. Second. Twelve. One. Those were the numbers that mattered as Jamaica wrapped up a successful and historic campaign at the 2015 IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, with a

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 18, 2015

Students Who Missed GSAT To Receive Remedial Attention. The Ministry of Education has indicated that the more than 800 students who did not turn up to sit the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) will receive special intervention… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

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